The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 140 142 145
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 13 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.58% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 1.60% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 14
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,000 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £54,000 £54,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
N-Tier
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1353 1125 1211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.48% 36.56% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 802 672 725
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Scotland

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in Scotland

N-Tier
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Edinburgh +5 9 £62,500 +56.25%
Glasgow -21 4 - - 2
N-Tier
UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 17 (51.52%) Java
2 17 (51.52%) Unix
3 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
4 12 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 12 (36.36%) Banking
4 12 (36.36%) SDLC
5 10 (30.30%) Finance
5 10 (30.30%) Windows
6 9 (27.27%) C#
7 8 (24.24%) C++
7 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
7 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (24.24%) UML
7 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
7 8 (24.24%) Oracle
7 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (24.24%) Data Management
7 8 (24.24%) Data Quality
7 8 (24.24%) Big Data
7 8 (24.24%) Logical Data Model
7 8 (24.24%) Physical Data Model
7 8 (24.24%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (24.24%) Taxonomies
7 8 (24.24%) Hadoop
7 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
7 8 (24.24%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
8 7 (21.21%) Presales
8 7 (21.21%) Python

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (24.24%) Big Data
2 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (24.24%) Hadoop
2 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
2 8 (24.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) NUnit
General
1 12 (36.36%) Banking
2 10 (30.30%) Finance
3 6 (18.18%) Marketing
4 5 (15.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Architect
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Principal Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Principal Technical Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) DBA
4 5 (15.15%) SQL DBA
5 4 (12.12%) Data Modeller
5 4 (12.12%) Information Architect
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Java Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Middleware
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) J2EE
2 2 (6.06%) JDBC
2 2 (6.06%) JMS
2 2 (6.06%) POJO
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) JSON
3 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Taxonomies
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Unix
2 10 (30.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) SDLC
2 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (24.24%) Data Management
2 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
2 8 (24.24%) Logical Data Model
2 8 (24.24%) Physical Data Model
2 8 (24.24%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (24.24%) UML
3 7 (21.21%) Presales
4 6 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (18.18%) Performance Management
5 5 (15.15%) Open Source
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.06%) MVC
7 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.03%) Kanban
8 1 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 17 (51.52%) Java
3 12 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 9 (27.27%) C#
5 8 (24.24%) C++
5 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
6 7 (21.21%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Sybase
3 1 (3.03%) Twitter
3 1 (3.03%) VMware