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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 141 132 139
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 26 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.72% 0.73% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% 2.12% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 14
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £43,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1304 1085 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.22% 34.66% 32.70%
Number of salaries quoted 853 702 670
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 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
Glasgow -13 15 £47,000 -6.00%
Edinburgh -2 11 £45,000 - 1
N-Tier
UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 32 (58.18%) SQL Server
2 25 (45.45%) Java
3 23 (41.82%) UNIX
4 21 (38.18%) SQL
4 21 (38.18%) T-SQL
5 19 (34.55%) Sybase
6 18 (32.73%) Banking
6 18 (32.73%) .NET
6 18 (32.73%) C#
7 17 (30.91%) ASP.NET
8 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (27.27%) Multithreading
9 14 (25.45%) XML
10 13 (23.64%) Web Services
10 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
10 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
11 12 (21.82%) WPF
12 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 10 (18.18%) Silverlight
13 10 (18.18%) LINQ
13 10 (18.18%) Finance
14 9 (16.36%) Unit Testing
14 9 (16.36%) Data Modelling
15 8 (14.55%) MVC
15 8 (14.55%) WCF
15 8 (14.55%) WinForms
16 7 (12.73%) Games
16 7 (12.73%) Clustering
16 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
16 7 (12.73%) F#

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) IIS
1 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
1 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Intranet
2 2 (3.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (58.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.73%) Big Data
4 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.45%) NUnit
1 3 (5.45%) Moq
2 2 (3.64%) Subversion
2 2 (3.64%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.64%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.82%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (1.82%) MSBuild
General
1 18 (32.73%) Banking
2 10 (18.18%) Finance
3 7 (12.73%) Games
4 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.82%) Law
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Developer
2 19 (34.55%) SQL Developer
3 8 (14.55%) C# Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) Software Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Programmer
4 7 (12.73%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) C# Programmer
5 6 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Principal Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) C# Analyst Programmer
8 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Test Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) .NET
2 17 (30.91%) ASP.NET
3 14 (25.45%) XML
4 13 (23.64%) Web Services
5 12 (21.82%) WPF
6 10 (18.18%) Silverlight
6 10 (18.18%) LINQ
7 8 (14.55%) WCF
7 8 (14.55%) WinForms
8 7 (12.73%) AppFabric
8 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
9 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
9 6 (10.91%) HTML
9 6 (10.91%) CSS
10 5 (9.09%) Middleware
11 4 (7.27%) Ajax
11 4 (7.27%) SOAP
12 3 (5.45%) JSON
12 3 (5.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Clustering
1 7 (12.73%) Open Source
1 7 (12.73%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) UNIX
2 3 (5.45%) AIX
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (27.27%) Multithreading
2 9 (16.36%) Unit Testing
2 9 (16.36%) Data Modelling
3 8 (14.55%) MVC
4 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.73%) Analytics
4 7 (12.73%) Functional Programming
5 5 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 5 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (9.09%) TDD
5 5 (9.09%) Scrum
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (5.45%) OO
7 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.64%) Project Management
8 2 (3.64%) UML
8 2 (3.64%) SOA
8 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.64%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) Java
2 21 (38.18%) SQL
2 21 (38.18%) T-SQL
3 18 (32.73%) C#
4 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.73%) F#
5 7 (12.73%) Scala
6 3 (5.45%) VBScript
7 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
8 1 (1.82%) C++
8 1 (1.82%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Sybase
2 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.09%) HP
3 5 (9.09%) IBM
4 4 (7.27%) Google
5 2 (3.64%) Red Gate
5 2 (3.64%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.82%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) Twitter
6 1 (1.82%) Reuters
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
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