The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank - 90 79
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 0 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.84% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.45% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 8
Average salary - £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
N-Tier
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
388 408 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.51% 34.26% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 324 350 236
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

N-Tier
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in South Wales

N-Tier
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle