The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank - 134 118
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 0 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.22% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.71% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 9
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
N-Tier
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
770 708 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.12% 30.48% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 465 541 584
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £58,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Reading

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Reading

N-Tier
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Applications Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft