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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 159 156 182
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 101 103 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.41% 1.40% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.46% 5.15% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 57 94 40
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1849 2000 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.74% 27.25% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1662 1496
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +43 57 £38,750 +6.89%
Manchester -34 35 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Merseyside -19 8 £27,000 -28.00% 1
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 152 (80.85%) C#
2 129 (68.62%) .NET
3 119 (63.30%) SQL Server
4 93 (49.47%) SQL
5 89 (47.34%) ASP.NET
6 84 (44.68%) Microsoft
7 82 (43.62%) WCF
8 77 (40.96%) HTML
9 72 (38.30%) JavaScript
9 72 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
10 70 (37.23%) CSS
11 66 (35.11%) .NET Framework
12 64 (34.04%) WinForms
13 63 (33.51%) MVC
14 62 (32.98%) TDD
14 62 (32.98%) WPF
15 54 (28.72%) Software Engineering
16 53 (28.19%) Windows
16 53 (28.19%) ASP.NET MVC
17 52 (27.66%) OO
18 51 (27.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 48 (25.53%) XML
20 42 (22.34%) T-SQL
21 38 (20.21%) MS Excel
21 38 (20.21%) Unit Testing
22 36 (19.15%) Web Services
23 35 (18.62%) jQuery
24 32 (17.02%) E-Commerce
25 30 (15.96%) MVVM
26 29 (15.43%) LINQ

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (2.66%) nginx
2 4 (2.13%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.60%) CMS
4 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (20.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.60%) MS Project
3 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) SaaS
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.70%) HTTP
2 16 (8.51%) SMS
3 4 (2.13%) UMTS
3 4 (2.13%) GPRS
4 3 (1.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (63.30%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.89%) Relational Database
3 23 (12.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (8.51%) RDBMS
5 15 (7.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (7.45%) MySQL
7 10 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.53%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.53%) Big Data
12 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (5.85%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.19%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.66%) RSpec
4 5 (2.66%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.66%) Subversion
5 4 (2.13%) JIRA
6 2 (1.06%) PhoneGap
7 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.53%) NUnit
7 1 (0.53%) Log4Net
General
1 13 (6.91%) Marketing
2 7 (3.72%) Finance
3 4 (2.13%) Banking
4 2 (1.06%) Advertising
4 2 (1.06%) Billing
5 1 (0.53%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Automotive
5 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 121 (64.36%) Developer
2 71 (37.77%) C# Developer
3 65 (34.57%) .NET Developer
4 53 (28.19%) ASP.NET Developer
5 49 (26.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 47 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 42 (22.34%) Web Developer
8 30 (15.96%) .NET Web Developer
9 26 (13.83%) C# Web Developer
10 22 (11.70%) Architect
11 21 (11.17%) Solutions Architect
11 21 (11.17%) Software Engineer
12 17 (9.04%) Team Leader
12 17 (9.04%) Software Team Leader
13 16 (8.51%) Software Developer
14 14 (7.45%) Senior Developer
15 9 (4.79%) C# Software Engineer
16 8 (4.26%) Consultant
16 8 (4.26%) Implementation Consultant
17 7 (3.72%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (68.62%) .NET
2 89 (47.34%) ASP.NET
3 82 (43.62%) WCF
4 77 (40.96%) HTML
5 70 (37.23%) CSS
6 66 (35.11%) .NET Framework
7 64 (34.04%) WinForms
8 62 (32.98%) WPF
9 53 (28.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 51 (27.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 48 (25.53%) XML
12 36 (19.15%) Web Services
13 35 (18.62%) jQuery
14 29 (15.43%) LINQ
15 28 (14.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 27 (14.36%) Razor View Engine
17 24 (12.77%) LINQ to SQL
18 20 (10.64%) Ajax
18 20 (10.64%) Silverlight
19 19 (10.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.30%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (10.64%) NHS
2 20 (10.64%) SystemC
3 17 (9.04%) Informatics
4 13 (6.91%) Open Source
5 9 (4.79%) Client/Server
6 8 (4.26%) Replication
7 5 (2.66%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.13%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.60%) W3C
10 2 (1.06%) Social Media
11 1 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.53%) PDA
11 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 53 (28.19%) Windows
2 9 (4.79%) Android
3 8 (4.26%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.19%) Windows Phone
5 5 (2.66%) Windows Phone 7
5 5 (2.66%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (2.66%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.66%) Linux
6 4 (2.13%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (33.51%) MVC
3 62 (32.98%) TDD
4 54 (28.72%) Software Engineering
5 52 (27.66%) OO
6 38 (20.21%) Unit Testing
7 32 (17.02%) E-Commerce
8 30 (15.96%) MVVM
9 28 (14.89%) SOA
10 25 (13.30%) BDD
11 24 (12.77%) OOP
12 19 (10.11%) Multithreading
12 19 (10.11%) Data Migration
12 19 (10.11%) Migration
13 17 (9.04%) UML
14 16 (8.51%) Configuration Management
15 14 (7.45%) OOD
16 13 (6.91%) Technical Architecture
17 12 (6.38%) Load Balancing
17 12 (6.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 152 (80.85%) C#
2 93 (49.47%) SQL
3 72 (38.30%) JavaScript
4 42 (22.34%) T-SQL
5 20 (10.64%) C
6 13 (6.91%) VB
7 5 (2.66%) Ruby
8 4 (2.13%) Java
9 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.06%) VB6
10 2 (1.06%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (7.45%) Degree
2 13 (6.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.66%) MCTS
3 5 (2.66%) MCPD
3 5 (2.66%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.04%) HL7
2 12 (6.38%) WAI
3 11 (5.85%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.66%) Puppet
1 5 (2.66%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 84 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.26%) VMware
2 8 (4.26%) McKesson
2 8 (4.26%) NetApp
2 8 (4.26%) DevExpress
3 5 (2.66%) Apple
4 2 (1.06%) Telerik
5 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.53%) Infragistics
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle
North West
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £58,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Octad
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum Up To £43,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 26,000 - 28,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Posted: 19 days ago