The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 66 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 12 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.44% 1.99% 1.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.79% 7.22% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 11
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
N-Tier
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
317 180 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 38.06% 27.61% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 195 152 147
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

N-Tier
Salary Trend in the North East

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in the North East

N-Tier
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Tyne and Wear -10 12 £33,500 +3.07%
N-Tier
England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) Ajax
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) CSS
5 9 (64.29%) OO
5 9 (64.29%) XHTML
5 9 (64.29%) VB
5 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (57.14%) Web Development
6 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
6 8 (57.14%) CRM
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) jQuery
8 3 (21.43%) HTML5
8 3 (21.43%) Intranet
8 3 (21.43%) Extranet
8 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (14.29%) WCF
9 2 (14.29%) Web Services
10 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (7.14%) XML
10 1 (7.14%) OOP

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Intranet
1 3 (21.43%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) Software Developer
3 8 (57.14%) Web Developer
4 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (42.86%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
7 3 (21.43%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (7.14%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (7.14%) Lead Software Developer
9 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
9 1 (7.14%) Junior
9 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
9 1 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
9 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) Ajax
3 10 (71.43%) CSS
4 9 (64.29%) XHTML
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
7 2 (14.29%) WCF
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 1 (7.14%) XML
8 1 (7.14%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) OO
2 8 (57.14%) Web Development
2 8 (57.14%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) VB
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft