The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 49 52 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 4 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.04% 1.51% 1.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.08% 4.49% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Average salary £45,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
N-Tier
Bedfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
130 156 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 33.77% 33.62% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 109 130 86
Average salary £45,000 £44,450 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% -1.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Luton

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Luton

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) OO
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Sybase
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) LINQ
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) QA

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) LINQ
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Sybase