The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 359 244 241
Rank change year-on-year
-115 -3
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 90 211 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.97% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 2.75% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 81 188 186
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,800 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,814 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.64% +4.53%
N-Tier
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7773 7664 8031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.60% 35.39% 36.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5867 6212 6709
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,900 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

N-Tier
Salary Trend in the South East

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in the South East

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the South East

N-Tier
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Hampshire -13 36 £39,500 -7.05% 2
Surrey -31 24 £67,500 +38.46% 2
Kent -14 13 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -14 6 £40,250 +7.33%
East Sussex -7 3 £39,500 -24.03%
Oxfordshire +4 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Berkshire -45 2 £67,500 +80.00%
Middlesex -11 1 £70,000 +3.70%
N-Tier
England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 130 (67.01%) C#
2 119 (61.34%) SQL Server
3 114 (58.76%) .NET
4 85 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (43.30%) SQL
6 77 (39.69%) ASP.NET
7 74 (38.14%) HTML
8 72 (37.11%) Microsoft
9 71 (36.60%) JavaScript
10 60 (30.93%) Windows
10 60 (30.93%) OO
11 59 (30.41%) Web Services
12 58 (29.90%) WCF
13 57 (29.38%) CSS
14 53 (27.32%) Oracle
15 45 (23.20%) Unit Testing
16 43 (22.16%) XML
17 41 (21.13%) T-SQL
18 40 (20.62%) Finance
19 38 (19.59%) IIS
19 38 (19.59%) WPF
19 38 (19.59%) Mentoring
20 37 (19.07%) MVC
20 37 (19.07%) Automated Testing
21 35 (18.04%) Java
21 35 (18.04%) HP
22 33 (17.01%) jQuery
22 33 (17.01%) Web Development
23 32 (16.49%) TDD
24 31 (15.98%) WinForms

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 38 (19.59%) IIS
2 14 (7.22%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.15%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.09%) LiveLink
5 4 (2.06%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.06%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.06%) Site Server
5 4 (2.06%) CMS
5 4 (2.06%) Apache
6 3 (1.55%) JBoss
7 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.52%) Jetty
Applications
1 26 (13.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.12%) SaaS
3 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.70%) Internet
2 10 (5.15%) LAN
2 10 (5.15%) WAN
3 4 (2.06%) Firewall
4 2 (1.03%) Frame Relay
4 2 (1.03%) ATM
4 2 (1.03%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.03%) VPN
5 1 (0.52%) DNS
5 1 (0.52%) SAN
5 1 (0.52%) HTTP
5 1 (0.52%) DHCP
5 1 (0.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (61.34%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.86%) Relational Database
3 12 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2000
4 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.55%) MS Access
8 2 (1.03%) MySQL
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.03%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.52%) Big Data
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.52%) SQLite
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (15.46%) Visual Studio
2 29 (14.95%) NUnit
2 29 (14.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (13.92%) Selenium
4 23 (11.86%) SoapUI
5 22 (11.34%) WebDriver
5 22 (11.34%) JUnit
5 22 (11.34%) JMeter
6 21 (10.82%) TestNG
7 11 (5.67%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (3.09%) Subversion
9 5 (2.58%) Toad
9 5 (2.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (1.55%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.55%) FitNesse
11 2 (1.03%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (1.03%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.52%) Eclipse RCP
12 1 (0.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 40 (20.62%) Finance
2 8 (4.12%) Publishing
3 5 (2.58%) Advertising
4 4 (2.06%) Retail
5 3 (1.55%) Marketing
6 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.03%) Games
6 2 (1.03%) Banking
6 2 (1.03%) Front Office
6 2 (1.03%) Back Office
7 1 (0.52%) Law
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 102 (52.58%) Developer
2 41 (21.13%) .NET Developer
3 28 (14.43%) C# Developer
4 27 (13.92%) Architect
5 26 (13.40%) Senior Developer
6 24 (12.37%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (11.34%) Team Leader
8 20 (10.31%) Software Developer
9 18 (9.28%) Web Developer
10 17 (8.76%) Test Team Leader
10 17 (8.76%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (7.22%) Technical Architect
12 13 (6.70%) Consultant
13 12 (6.19%) Software Engineer
13 12 (6.19%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (6.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (6.19%) Technical Solutions Architect
14 10 (5.15%) Tester
15 9 (4.64%) Technical Consultant
15 9 (4.64%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (58.76%) .NET
2 77 (39.69%) ASP.NET
3 74 (38.14%) HTML
4 59 (30.41%) Web Services
5 58 (29.90%) WCF
6 57 (29.38%) CSS
7 43 (22.16%) XML
8 38 (19.59%) WPF
9 33 (17.01%) jQuery
10 31 (15.98%) WinForms
11 27 (13.92%) .NET Framework
12 26 (13.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 25 (12.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (8.76%) Ajax
15 14 (7.22%) HTML5
16 13 (6.70%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 12 (6.19%) XSLT
17 12 (6.19%) J2EE
18 11 (5.67%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.95%) Client/Server
2 24 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.64%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.12%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (3.61%) User Experience
6 6 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.58%) Data Extraction
7 5 (2.58%) Replication
8 4 (2.06%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.06%) iPhone
8 4 (2.06%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.55%) Open Source
9 3 (1.55%) FMCG
10 2 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.52%) iSeries
11 1 (0.52%) RIA
11 1 (0.52%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.52%) Ontologies
11 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 60 (30.93%) Windows
2 14 (7.22%) Solaris
3 13 (6.70%) Linux
3 13 (6.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (4.12%) AIX
8 4 (2.06%) Android
8 4 (2.06%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.55%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (30.93%) OO
3 45 (23.20%) Unit Testing
4 38 (19.59%) Mentoring
5 37 (19.07%) Automated Testing
5 37 (19.07%) MVC
6 33 (17.01%) Web Development
7 32 (16.49%) TDD
8 31 (15.98%) Test Management
9 28 (14.43%) OOD
10 27 (13.92%) Scrum
10 27 (13.92%) Test Automation
11 23 (11.86%) E-Commerce
12 22 (11.34%) Manual Testing
13 21 (10.82%) MVVM
14 20 (10.31%) SOA
15 19 (9.79%) Content Management
16 17 (8.76%) ITIL
17 16 (8.25%) Migration
18 15 (7.73%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 130 (67.01%) C#
2 84 (43.30%) SQL
3 71 (36.60%) JavaScript
4 41 (21.13%) T-SQL
5 35 (18.04%) Java
6 22 (11.34%) VB
7 19 (9.79%) VB6
8 16 (8.25%) VB.NET
9 12 (6.19%) C++
10 8 (4.12%) VBScript
11 7 (3.61%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.06%) XAML
13 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.03%) Groovy
13 2 (1.03%) C
14 1 (0.52%) XPath
14 1 (0.52%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 29 (14.95%) Degree
2 6 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.58%) MCSD
3 5 (2.58%) MCSE
3 5 (2.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.06%) CCNA
5 3 (1.55%) ISEB
6 2 (1.03%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) MCP
7 1 (0.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.52%) MCTS
7 1 (0.52%) MCITP
7 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.12%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.52%) COBIT
3 1 (0.52%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (6.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.12%) XenApp
2 8 (4.12%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (14.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 72 (37.11%) Microsoft
2 53 (27.32%) Oracle
3 35 (18.04%) HP
4 14 (7.22%) Sun
4 14 (7.22%) VMware
5 13 (6.70%) Cisco
6 12 (6.19%) Red Hat
7 11 (5.67%) NetApp
7 11 (5.67%) Citrix
8 10 (5.15%) 3PAR
9 9 (4.64%) IBM
10 4 (2.06%) Telerik
10 4 (2.06%) Infragistics
11 3 (1.55%) Remedy
12 2 (1.03%) EMC
13 1 (0.52%) Juniper
13 1 (0.52%) Veritas
13 1 (0.52%) Google
13 1 (0.52%) Talend
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