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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 155 139 110
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -29
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 19 46 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 1.20% 2.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 3.42% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 44 86
Average salary £47,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £54,700 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
N-Tier
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1246 1344 1425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.66% 35.15% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1047 1224
Average salary £39,000 £36,581 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Manchester

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in Manchester

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 59 (93.65%) .NET
2 55 (87.30%) C#
3 45 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 44 (69.84%) SQL
5 43 (68.25%) Microsoft
6 42 (66.67%) OO
7 41 (65.08%) SQL Server
8 36 (57.14%) HTML
9 32 (50.79%) CSS
10 29 (46.03%) HTTP
11 27 (42.86%) UML
12 25 (39.68%) TDD
12 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
12 25 (39.68%) MVC
13 23 (36.51%) Unit Testing
14 22 (34.92%) SOA
14 22 (34.92%) Web Services
15 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (31.75%) Scrum
16 20 (31.75%) Windows
17 18 (28.57%) XML
17 18 (28.57%) Relational Database
18 17 (26.98%) RDBMS
19 16 (25.40%) SOAP
19 16 (25.40%) JSON
20 15 (23.81%) .NET Framework
20 15 (23.81%) Marketing
20 15 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
21 14 (22.22%) RESTful
21 14 (22.22%) WAI

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 29 (46.03%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (65.08%) SQL Server
2 18 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 17 (26.98%) RDBMS
4 14 (22.22%) MySQL
5 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.76%) InstallShield
3 3 (4.76%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.17%) AccuRev
4 2 (3.17%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) NUnit
5 1 (1.59%) MSTest
General
1 15 (23.81%) Marketing
2 12 (19.05%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.17%) Back Office
4 2 (3.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 50 (79.37%) Developer
2 30 (47.62%) C# Developer
3 26 (41.27%) .NET Developer
4 25 (39.68%) ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (31.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (30.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (15.87%) Software Developer
8 7 (11.11%) Architect
9 5 (7.94%) Applications Architect
10 4 (6.35%) Agile C# Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Lead Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
12 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
12 2 (3.17%) .NET Web Developer
12 2 (3.17%) ScrumMaster
13 1 (1.59%) IT Security Architect
13 1 (1.59%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (93.65%) .NET
2 45 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 36 (57.14%) HTML
4 32 (50.79%) CSS
5 22 (34.92%) Web Services
6 18 (28.57%) XML
7 16 (25.40%) SOAP
7 16 (25.40%) JSON
8 15 (23.81%) .NET Framework
9 14 (22.22%) RESTful
10 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (20.63%) Sass
11 7 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (11.11%) WPF
11 7 (11.11%) jQuery
12 6 (9.52%) WCF
13 5 (7.94%) Spring
13 5 (7.94%) WinForms
13 5 (7.94%) Hibernate
13 5 (7.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (20.63%) Client/Server
3 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.94%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.17%) Proteomics
6 1 (1.59%) DTV
6 1 (1.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.17%) Android
3 1 (1.59%) UNIX
3 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (66.67%) OO
2 27 (42.86%) UML
3 25 (39.68%) TDD
3 25 (39.68%) MVC
4 23 (36.51%) Unit Testing
5 22 (34.92%) SOA
6 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (31.75%) Scrum
8 14 (22.22%) Load Balancing
8 14 (22.22%) Use Case
8 14 (22.22%) Stress Testing
8 14 (22.22%) OOP
8 14 (22.22%) OOD
9 12 (19.05%) Domain-Driven Design
10 10 (15.87%) Multithreading
11 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 9 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
11 9 (14.29%) SDLC
12 7 (11.11%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 6 (9.52%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (87.30%) C#
2 44 (69.84%) SQL
3 25 (39.68%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.76%) Java
5 3 (4.76%) C++
6 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.76%) MCPD
4 2 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.17%) MCSD
4 2 (3.17%) ISEB
4 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.59%) MCTS
5 1 (1.59%) CISSP
5 1 (1.59%) MCP
5 1 (1.59%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.22%) WAI
2 2 (3.17%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) IBM
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) SAP
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