The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 66 60 72
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.31% 0.96% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 2.96% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Average salary £43,750 £28,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £26,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £39,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
196 203 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 30.77% 32.43% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 163 172 212
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,525 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
N-Tier
North West

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Merseyside

N-Tier
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -1 2 £43,750 +52.17%
N-Tier
North West

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (72.73%) OO
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) Ajax
3 6 (54.55%) HTML5
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (45.45%) Capistrano
4 5 (45.45%) Phusion Passenger
4 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
4 5 (45.45%) Puppet
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) nginx
4 5 (45.45%) RESTful
4 5 (45.45%) RSpec
4 5 (45.45%) Open Source
4 5 (45.45%) Ruby
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
4 5 (45.45%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (45.45%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
1 5 (45.45%) RSpec
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) VB Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) jQuery
2 6 (54.55%) Ajax
2 6 (54.55%) HTML5
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) Phusion Passenger
3 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) OO
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) VB6
5 2 (18.18%) VB
6 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Capistrano
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Telerik
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore