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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 148 154 138
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 13 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.59% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 1.62% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 6
Average salary £27,500 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.48% -6.00%
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
1213 1356 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.52% 36.31% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 774 905 793
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015. 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 +8 9 £27,500 -41.48% 1
Edinburgh -5 4 £45,000 -5.26%
N-Tier
UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (34.29%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 9 (25.71%) Windows
4 8 (22.86%) .NET
4 8 (22.86%) ISEB
4 8 (22.86%) Middleware
4 8 (22.86%) Manual Testing
4 8 (22.86%) Performance Management
4 8 (22.86%) SDLC
5 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (20.00%) SQL
6 6 (17.14%) Java
6 6 (17.14%) C#
6 6 (17.14%) Linux
6 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
6 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (17.14%) VMware
6 6 (17.14%) Firewall
7 5 (14.29%) Sybase
7 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 4 (11.43%) HTML
8 4 (11.43%) CSS
8 4 (11.43%) OO
8 4 (11.43%) UNIX
8 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
8 4 (11.43%) X-Windows
8 4 (11.43%) SAN

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) SAN
2 4 (11.43%) SMTP
2 4 (11.43%) HTTP
2 4 (11.43%) SNMP
2 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) NAS
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.71%) ClearCase
1 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Test Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Principal Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Security Officer
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) iOS Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
1 8 (22.86%) Middleware
2 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.43%) HTML
3 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 4 (11.43%) X-Windows
3 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.57%) jQuery
4 3 (8.57%) Ajax
4 3 (8.57%) Web Services
4 3 (8.57%) XML
5 2 (5.71%) XSD
5 2 (5.71%) WCF
5 2 (5.71%) WPF
6 1 (2.86%) iOS SDK
6 1 (2.86%) CSS3
6 1 (2.86%) iPhone SDK
6 1 (2.86%) HTML5
6 1 (2.86%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) Data Extraction
2 2 (5.71%) Statistics
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.86%) Social Media
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) UNIX
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (34.29%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (22.86%) Manual Testing
2 8 (22.86%) Performance Management
2 8 (22.86%) SDLC
3 7 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (11.43%) OO
4 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.43%) MVC
4 4 (11.43%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (8.57%) UML
6 2 (5.71%) OOP
6 2 (5.71%) RUP
6 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.71%) SOA
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) V-Model
6 2 (5.71%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) C#
3 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) VBScript
5 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.86%) XPath
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) ISEB
2 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.71%) CISSP
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Puppet
1 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Sybase
4 4 (11.43%) Veritas
5 2 (5.71%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) Telerik
6 1 (2.86%) Informatica
6 1 (2.86%) Apple
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
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