The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 51 60 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.23% 0.63% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 1.91% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% +6.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
N-Tier
Merseyside

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

Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
175 157 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 40.23% 32.85% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 143 132 174
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Liverpool

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Capistrano
3 4 (57.14%) Phusion Passenger
3 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) nginx
3 4 (57.14%) RESTful
3 4 (57.14%) RSpec
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source
3 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (57.14%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) NServiceBus
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) RSpec
1 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) RESTful
3 4 (57.14%) Phusion Passenger
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (14.29%) REST
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (14.29%) LINQ
6 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Capistrano
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore