The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 30 July 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 182 157 179
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +22
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 58 88 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.81% 1.22% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% 4.60% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 52 79 64
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,180
10% offered a salary of more than £56,850 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1912 1915 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.72% 26.45% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1589 1748
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £56,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
N-Tier
England

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

N-Tier
Salary Trend in the North West

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in the North West

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the North West

N-Tier
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Manchester -23 40 £37,500 - 3
Cheshire -9 15 £34,176 -14.56% 3
Merseyside -5 2 £43,750 +52.17%
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 129 (80.63%) C#
2 107 (66.88%) SQL Server
3 94 (58.75%) .NET
4 84 (52.50%) SQL
5 83 (51.88%) ASP.NET
6 78 (48.75%) TDD
7 77 (48.13%) JavaScript
8 76 (47.50%) HTML
9 64 (40.00%) WCF
10 63 (39.38%) OO
11 61 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (38.13%) MVC
12 56 (35.00%) XML
13 55 (34.38%) SOA
13 55 (34.38%) Microsoft
13 55 (34.38%) WinForms
14 54 (33.75%) Web Services
15 53 (33.13%) CSS
16 48 (30.00%) T-SQL
17 46 (28.75%) Unit Testing
18 45 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
19 43 (26.88%) Relational Database
20 42 (26.25%) RESTful
20 42 (26.25%) WPF
21 40 (25.00%) .NET Framework
22 37 (23.13%) Windows
23 36 (22.50%) OOP
24 35 (21.88%) jQuery
25 33 (20.63%) REST
26 32 (20.00%) LINQ

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (4.38%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 6 (3.75%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (3.13%) nginx
4 3 (1.88%) CMS
4 3 (1.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.25%) IIS
6 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.25%) MS Project
3 1 (0.63%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.63%) HTTP
2 14 (8.75%) SMS
3 9 (5.63%) Intranet
4 6 (3.75%) Internet
5 3 (1.88%) GPRS
5 3 (1.88%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (66.88%) SQL Server
2 43 (26.88%) Relational Database
3 25 (15.63%) RDBMS
4 19 (11.88%) MySQL
5 14 (8.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (4.38%) Informix
9 5 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (6.88%) Cucumber
4 10 (6.25%) SpecFlow
5 9 (5.63%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.75%) JIRA
6 6 (3.75%) Selenium
6 6 (3.75%) Mockito
6 6 (3.75%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.75%) JUnit
6 6 (3.75%) Introscope
7 5 (3.13%) Subversion
7 5 (3.13%) RSpec
General
1 19 (11.88%) Marketing
2 7 (4.38%) Finance
2 7 (4.38%) Advertising
3 1 (0.63%) Retail
3 1 (0.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 124 (77.50%) Developer
2 71 (44.38%) C# Developer
3 49 (30.63%) .NET Developer
4 41 (25.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 41 (25.63%) ASP.NET Developer
5 38 (23.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 35 (21.88%) Senior Developer
7 34 (21.25%) Web Developer
8 20 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
9 19 (11.88%) C# Web Developer
10 18 (11.25%) Architect
10 18 (11.25%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (10.63%) Senior Web Developer
12 16 (10.00%) Software Developer
13 12 (7.50%) Software Team Leader
13 12 (7.50%) Team Leader
14 11 (6.88%) .NET Web Developer
15 10 (6.25%) Software Engineer
16 8 (5.00%) Applications Developer
17 7 (4.38%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (58.75%) .NET
2 83 (51.88%) ASP.NET
3 76 (47.50%) HTML
4 64 (40.00%) WCF
5 56 (35.00%) XML
6 55 (34.38%) WinForms
7 54 (33.75%) Web Services
8 53 (33.13%) CSS
9 45 (28.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (26.25%) RESTful
10 42 (26.25%) WPF
11 40 (25.00%) .NET Framework
12 35 (21.88%) jQuery
13 33 (20.63%) REST
14 32 (20.00%) LINQ
15 26 (16.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 23 (14.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 17 (10.63%) XSLT
18 16 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
18 16 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (10.63%) Open Source
3 12 (7.50%) SystemC
3 12 (7.50%) NHS
4 5 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.50%) Replication
6 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.25%) PDA
7 2 (1.25%) Informatics
7 2 (1.25%) Social Media
7 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.25%) W3C
8 1 (0.63%) Handset
8 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.13%) Windows
2 6 (3.75%) Linux
3 5 (3.13%) Android
3 5 (3.13%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (2.50%) Windows Phone 7
4 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.50%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.88%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.63%) UNIX
6 1 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (48.75%) TDD
2 63 (39.38%) OO
3 61 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (38.13%) MVC
4 55 (34.38%) SOA
5 46 (28.75%) Unit Testing
6 36 (22.50%) OOP
7 31 (19.38%) E-Commerce
8 29 (18.13%) MVVM
9 23 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (14.38%) Web Development
10 22 (13.75%) UML
10 22 (13.75%) Software Engineering
11 19 (11.88%) Load Balancing
11 19 (11.88%) Stress Testing
11 19 (11.88%) Use Case
12 17 (10.63%) Migration
12 17 (10.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (10.63%) Data Migration
12 17 (10.63%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 129 (80.63%) C#
2 84 (52.50%) SQL
3 77 (48.13%) JavaScript
4 48 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 16 (10.00%) TypeScript
6 13 (8.13%) C
7 7 (4.38%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.38%) Java
8 5 (3.13%) Ruby
9 4 (2.50%) VB
10 2 (1.25%) VB6
11 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (13.75%) Degree
2 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.88%) WAI
2 14 (8.75%) HL7
3 5 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) Capistrano
1 5 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.13%) Oracle
3 6 (3.75%) IBM
3 6 (3.75%) Compuware
3 6 (3.75%) HP
3 6 (3.75%) Perforce
4 5 (3.13%) VMware
4 5 (3.13%) NetApp
5 4 (2.50%) Apple
6 2 (1.25%) Telerik
7 1 (0.63%) Sybase
7 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
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