The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 66 56 39
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -17
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 2 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.38% 1.28% 4.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 3.59% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 16
Average salary £24,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
N-Tier
Northamptonshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
163 195 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 30.87% 35.52% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 151 176 105
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Northampton

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (68.00%) SQL
3 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (60.00%) Degree
4 14 (56.00%) C#
5 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (52.00%) Web Development
5 13 (52.00%) jQuery
5 13 (52.00%) TDD
6 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (48.00%) OO
7 11 (44.00%) HTML
8 9 (36.00%) MVC
8 9 (36.00%) XML
8 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
8 9 (36.00%) WCF
9 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
9 8 (32.00%) Mathematics
9 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (32.00%) NHibernate
9 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (32.00%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (32.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (28.00%) CSS
11 6 (24.00%) OOD
11 6 (24.00%) SOA
11 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (24.00%) Marketing

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (20.00%) Firebug
2 5 (20.00%) Fiddler
3 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) C# Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Analyst
4 8 (32.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (24.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Business Analyst
6 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
6 5 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Junior C# Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Junior
9 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (52.00%) jQuery
4 11 (44.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) XML
5 9 (36.00%) WCF
6 8 (32.00%) NHibernate
6 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (32.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (28.00%) CSS
8 5 (20.00%) XHTML
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (16.00%) JSON
10 1 (4.00%) HTML5
10 1 (4.00%) CSS3
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (4.00%) WPF
10 1 (4.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Blog
3 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) TDD
1 13 (52.00%) Web Development
2 12 (48.00%) OO
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (36.00%) MVC
4 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (24.00%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) OOD
5 6 (24.00%) SOA
6 5 (20.00%) Validation
6 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.00%) Coaching
8 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) C#
3 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft