The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 86 88 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 11 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.00% 1.46% 2.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% 3.39% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 3
Average salary £42,500 £42,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +24.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £37,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £59,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
N-Tier
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
419 561 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.95% 43.19% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 278 339 139
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Glasgow region.

N-Tier Salary Trend in Glasgow

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in Glasgow

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier.

1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) .NET
3 10 (43.48%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) MVC
3 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Multithreading
3 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (34.78%) WCF
4 8 (34.78%) WPF
4 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
4 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (26.09%) Coaching
7 5 (21.74%) Big Data
7 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
7 5 (21.74%) Parallel Programming
7 5 (21.74%) Silverlight
7 5 (21.74%) LINQ
7 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
7 5 (21.74%) F#
7 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) Sybase
7 5 (21.74%) WinForms
7 5 (21.74%) TDD
8 4 (17.39%) Firewall
8 4 (17.39%) Scrum
8 4 (17.39%) Java

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) NAS
2 3 (13.04%) SMTP
2 3 (13.04%) HTTP
2 3 (13.04%) SNMP
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) Big Data
3 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Moq
1 3 (13.04%) NUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst Programmer
3 5 (21.74%) Programmer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Programmer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (13.04%) C# Analyst Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) WCF
2 8 (34.78%) WPF
2 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
4 5 (21.74%) Silverlight
4 5 (21.74%) LINQ
4 5 (21.74%) WinForms
5 3 (13.04%) X-Windows
5 3 (13.04%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
6 2 (8.70%) HTML
6 2 (8.70%) XML
6 2 (8.70%) CSS
6 2 (8.70%) HTML5
6 2 (8.70%) jQuery
6 2 (8.70%) CSS3
6 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
6 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) iPad
3 2 (8.70%) Open Source
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) iPhone
4 1 (4.35%) Social Media
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) MVC
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (43.48%) Multithreading
2 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) Coaching
4 5 (21.74%) Parallel Programming
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.04%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (13.04%) SOA
6 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.04%) OOP
6 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.04%) Data Management
6 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) F#
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.70%) Scala
6 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Sybase
3 3 (13.04%) Veritas
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Apple