The 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 203 155 175
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +20
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 49 84 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.66% 1.23% 1.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.59% 4.65% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 45 74 66
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1891 1807 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.42% 26.38% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1470 1492 1655
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 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
Manchester -20 30 £37,500 - 3
Cheshire -27 18 £34,500 -13.75% 7
Merseyside +3 1 £50,000 +73.91%
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 115 (80.99%) C#
2 96 (67.61%) SQL Server
3 88 (61.97%) .NET
4 81 (57.04%) SQL
5 79 (55.63%) ASP.NET
6 76 (53.52%) JavaScript
7 75 (52.82%) HTML
8 73 (51.41%) TDD
9 61 (42.96%) OO
10 57 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
10 57 (40.14%) WCF
11 56 (39.44%) MVC
12 54 (38.03%) CSS
12 54 (38.03%) Web Services
13 53 (37.32%) SOA
14 50 (35.21%) XML
15 45 (31.69%) T-SQL
16 44 (30.99%) Microsoft
17 43 (30.28%) WinForms
18 41 (28.87%) RESTful
18 41 (28.87%) ASP.NET MVC
19 40 (28.17%) Relational Database
19 40 (28.17%) Unit Testing
20 35 (24.65%) jQuery
20 35 (24.65%) .NET Framework
21 33 (23.24%) Windows
21 33 (23.24%) E-Commerce
22 32 (22.54%) OOP
23 30 (21.13%) WPF
23 30 (21.13%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (6.34%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.63%) IBM HTTP Server
2 8 (5.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (2.82%) nginx
4 3 (2.11%) IIS
4 3 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.41%) CMS
6 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.70%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 14 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.11%) MS Project
3 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.42%) HTTP
2 11 (7.75%) SMS
3 9 (6.34%) Intranet
4 6 (4.23%) Internet
5 2 (1.41%) UMTS
5 2 (1.41%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (67.61%) SQL Server
2 40 (28.17%) Relational Database
3 26 (18.31%) RDBMS
4 18 (12.68%) MySQL
5 11 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (6.34%) Informix
7 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (11.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (9.86%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.45%) Cucumber
4 9 (6.34%) SpecFlow
5 8 (5.63%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.63%) Mockito
5 8 (5.63%) JIRA
5 8 (5.63%) Selenium
5 8 (5.63%) JUnit
5 8 (5.63%) Visual Studio
5 8 (5.63%) Introscope
6 6 (4.23%) Subversion
7 4 (2.82%) RSpec
General
1 17 (11.97%) Marketing
2 13 (9.15%) Finance
3 7 (4.93%) Advertising
4 3 (2.11%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 116 (81.69%) Developer
2 63 (44.37%) C# Developer
3 41 (28.87%) .NET Developer
4 36 (25.35%) Senior Developer
5 33 (23.24%) ASP.NET Developer
5 33 (23.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (21.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (20.42%) Web Developer
8 19 (13.38%) Senior C# Developer
9 17 (11.97%) Senior Web Developer
10 15 (10.56%) C# Web Developer
11 13 (9.15%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (9.15%) Software Developer
11 13 (9.15%) Architect
12 9 (6.34%) Software Engineer
13 8 (5.63%) Team Leader
13 8 (5.63%) Software Team Leader
14 7 (4.93%) .NET Web Developer
14 7 (4.93%) Applications Developer
14 7 (4.93%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (61.97%) .NET
2 79 (55.63%) ASP.NET
3 75 (52.82%) HTML
4 57 (40.14%) WCF
5 54 (38.03%) CSS
5 54 (38.03%) Web Services
6 50 (35.21%) XML
7 43 (30.28%) WinForms
8 41 (28.87%) RESTful
8 41 (28.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (24.65%) .NET Framework
9 35 (24.65%) jQuery
10 30 (21.13%) REST
10 30 (21.13%) WPF
11 26 (18.31%) LINQ
12 20 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 16 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 16 (11.27%) XSLT
14 15 (10.56%) XSD
14 15 (10.56%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.20%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (10.56%) Open Source
3 9 (6.34%) NHS
3 9 (6.34%) SystemC
4 7 (4.93%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.41%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.70%) Social Media
7 1 (0.70%) W3C
7 1 (0.70%) Handset
7 1 (0.70%) Replication
7 1 (0.70%) PDA
7 1 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.24%) Windows
2 5 (3.52%) Linux
3 4 (2.82%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.11%) Android
4 3 (2.11%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.11%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.41%) Windows CE
5 2 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.70%) UNIX
6 1 (0.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (51.41%) TDD
2 61 (42.96%) OO
3 57 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (39.44%) MVC
5 53 (37.32%) SOA
6 40 (28.17%) Unit Testing
7 33 (23.24%) E-Commerce
8 32 (22.54%) OOP
9 24 (16.90%) Web Development
10 23 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (14.08%) UML
12 19 (13.38%) MVVM
13 18 (12.68%) Stress Testing
13 18 (12.68%) Use Case
13 18 (12.68%) Load Balancing
13 18 (12.68%) Software Engineering
14 17 (11.97%) Scrum
15 16 (11.27%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (11.27%) ATDD
16 13 (9.15%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 115 (80.99%) C#
2 81 (57.04%) SQL
3 76 (53.52%) JavaScript
4 45 (31.69%) T-SQL
5 15 (10.56%) TypeScript
6 10 (7.04%) C
7 9 (6.34%) Java
8 7 (4.93%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.23%) VB
10 4 (2.82%) Ruby
11 2 (1.41%) VB6
11 2 (1.41%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (17.61%) Degree
2 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.41%) MCTS
4 1 (0.70%) MCPD
4 1 (0.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.68%) WAI
2 11 (7.75%) HL7
3 4 (2.82%) QA
4 2 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) Capistrano
1 4 (2.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (30.99%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.68%) Oracle
3 8 (5.63%) IBM
3 8 (5.63%) Compuware
3 8 (5.63%) HP
3 8 (5.63%) Perforce
4 3 (2.11%) Apple
5 2 (1.41%) Telerik
6 1 (0.70%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.70%) VMware
6 1 (0.70%) Sybase
6 1 (0.70%) NetApp
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