The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 97 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.32% 0.44% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 1.25% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £36,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
N-Tier
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
318 319 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.62% 34.83% 40.34%
Number of salaries quoted 256 271 303
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,700 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) Finance
3 13 (81.25%) IIS
3 13 (81.25%) Client/Server
4 12 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 11 (68.75%) Windows
6 10 (62.50%) Data Modelling
6 10 (62.50%) COM
6 10 (62.50%) MS Office
6 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
6 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (56.25%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (56.25%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (56.25%) Data Protection
7 9 (56.25%) Migration
8 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (18.75%) Toad
8 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
8 3 (18.75%) .NET
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
8 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
8 3 (18.75%) OO
8 3 (18.75%) MSMQ

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (81.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
1 3 (18.75%) Toad
General
1 15 (93.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) DBA
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server DBA
2 10 (62.50%) SQL DBA
3 4 (25.00%) Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior DBA
4 3 (18.75%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 3 (18.75%) Senior SQL DBA
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) COM
2 3 (18.75%) MSMQ
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Client/Server
2 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (56.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
1 12 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 10 (62.50%) Data Modelling
3 9 (56.25%) Migration
3 9 (56.25%) Data Protection
3 9 (56.25%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle