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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 86 58 83
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +25
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 4 37 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.38% 3.18% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 10.14% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 29 2
Average salary £41,250 £57,500 £26,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.26% +113.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £34,500 £25,975
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £63,000 £27,775
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
304 365 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.84% 31.41% 32.32%
Number of salaries quoted 264 322 253
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £24,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 17 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
Cardiff -3 4 £41,250 +40.42%
N-Tier
Wales

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) UML
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) MCSD
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 4 (33.33%) MCSE
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Sun
3 4 (33.33%) CCNA
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (33.33%) Site Server

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
1 1 (8.33%) FCoE
1 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (25.00%) PowerBuilder
1 3 (25.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
1 5 (41.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) WinForms
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) UML
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Email Management
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) VC++
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) MCSD
1 4 (33.33%) MCSE
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Sun
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase