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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 209 162 174
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +12
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 52 83 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.70% 1.21% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% 3.84% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 51 75 73
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £52,500 £49,500
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2411 2161 2311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.54% 31.52% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1884 1787 1957
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,300
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 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 19 September 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 19 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
Manchester -9 28 £37,500 - 9
Cheshire -34 18 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Lancashire - 2 £27,250 - 1
Merseyside +5 1 £50,000 +28.20%
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 106 (79.70%) C#
2 92 (69.17%) .NET
3 91 (68.42%) SQL Server
4 82 (61.65%) SQL
5 80 (60.15%) HTML
6 79 (59.40%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (58.65%) ASP.NET
8 76 (57.14%) JavaScript
9 66 (49.62%) TDD
10 62 (46.62%) OO
11 57 (42.86%) CSS
12 56 (42.11%) MVC
12 56 (42.11%) SOA
13 53 (39.85%) Web Services
14 48 (36.09%) WCF
15 45 (33.83%) XML
16 40 (30.08%) Microsoft
16 40 (30.08%) .NET Framework
16 40 (30.08%) RESTful
17 39 (29.32%) ASP.NET MVC
18 38 (28.57%) Relational Database
19 37 (27.82%) jQuery
20 34 (25.56%) HTTP
21 32 (24.06%) E-Commerce
21 32 (24.06%) Windows
21 32 (24.06%) T-SQL
22 30 (22.56%) WinForms
23 29 (21.80%) Unit Testing
24 28 (21.05%) OOP
25 27 (20.30%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (7.52%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 8 (6.02%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (3.01%) nginx
4 3 (2.26%) IIS
4 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.50%) CMS
6 1 (0.75%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 34 (25.56%) HTTP
2 10 (7.52%) Intranet
3 7 (5.26%) SMS
4 6 (4.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 38 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 25 (18.80%) RDBMS
4 18 (13.53%) MySQL
5 10 (7.52%) Informix
6 7 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (17.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.02%) Cucumber
4 9 (6.77%) SpecFlow
4 9 (6.77%) JUnit
5 8 (6.02%) Visual Studio
5 8 (6.02%) Introscope
5 8 (6.02%) Subversion
5 8 (6.02%) JIRA
5 8 (6.02%) Selenium
5 8 (6.02%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.02%) Mockito
6 4 (3.01%) RSpec
7 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.75%) Ant
General
1 15 (11.28%) Finance
1 15 (11.28%) Marketing
2 8 (6.02%) Advertising
3 3 (2.26%) Banking
4 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 113 (84.96%) Developer
2 57 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 39 (29.32%) .NET Developer
4 35 (26.32%) Senior Developer
5 29 (21.80%) ASP.NET Developer
6 27 (20.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (19.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (18.05%) Web Developer
9 18 (13.53%) Senior C# Developer
10 16 (12.03%) Senior Web Developer
11 12 (9.02%) C# Web Developer
12 11 (8.27%) Software Developer
13 9 (6.77%) Architect
13 9 (6.77%) Solutions Architect
14 8 (6.02%) Java Developer
14 8 (6.02%) Software Engineer
15 7 (5.26%) Applications Developer
15 7 (5.26%) SQL Developer
16 6 (4.51%) Senior Applications Developer
16 6 (4.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (69.17%) .NET
2 80 (60.15%) HTML
3 78 (58.65%) ASP.NET
4 57 (42.86%) CSS
5 53 (39.85%) Web Services
6 48 (36.09%) WCF
7 45 (33.83%) XML
8 40 (30.08%) .NET Framework
8 40 (30.08%) RESTful
9 39 (29.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (27.82%) jQuery
11 30 (22.56%) WinForms
12 27 (20.30%) REST
13 23 (17.29%) LINQ
14 20 (15.04%) JSON
15 19 (14.29%) WPF
16 18 (13.53%) SOAP
17 17 (12.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 15 (11.28%) KnockoutJS
18 15 (11.28%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.54%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (9.02%) Open Source
3 10 (7.52%) Client/Server
4 9 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.76%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.50%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.50%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.50%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) Life Science
7 1 (0.75%) W3C
7 1 (0.75%) LIMS
7 1 (0.75%) Handset
7 1 (0.75%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) PDA
7 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.06%) Windows
2 5 (3.76%) Linux
3 4 (3.01%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.75%) UNIX
4 1 (0.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (59.40%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (49.62%) TDD
3 62 (46.62%) OO
4 56 (42.11%) SOA
4 56 (42.11%) MVC
5 32 (24.06%) E-Commerce
6 29 (21.80%) Unit Testing
7 28 (21.05%) OOP
8 25 (18.80%) Web Development
9 24 (18.05%) Scrum
10 23 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (14.29%) Mentoring
11 19 (14.29%) UML
12 17 (12.78%) Load Balancing
12 17 (12.78%) Use Case
12 17 (12.78%) Stress Testing
13 16 (12.03%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (12.03%) ATDD
14 12 (9.02%) Refactoring
15 11 (8.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 106 (79.70%) C#
2 82 (61.65%) SQL
3 76 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 32 (24.06%) T-SQL
5 15 (11.28%) TypeScript
6 10 (7.52%) Java
7 8 (6.02%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.01%) Ruby
8 4 (3.01%) VB
8 4 (3.01%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.50%) C
9 2 (1.50%) C++
9 2 (1.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (19.55%) Degree
2 9 (6.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.01%) MCTS
4 3 (2.26%) MCPD
4 3 (2.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.78%) WAI
2 7 (5.26%) HL7
3 4 (3.01%) SLA
4 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) Capistrano
1 4 (3.01%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (30.08%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.54%) Oracle
3 8 (6.02%) Perforce
3 8 (6.02%) Compuware
3 8 (6.02%) HP
3 8 (6.02%) IBM
4 2 (1.50%) Sybase
4 2 (1.50%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.75%) VMware
5 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.75%) NetApp
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