The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 229 216 170
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -46
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 11 32 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.55% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 1.52% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 61
Median salary £32,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £56,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2007 2109 2193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.95% 36.11% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1637 1711 1774
Median salary £42,500 £38,648 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.96% +3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

N-Tier
Salary Trend in the South West

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in the South West

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the South West

N-Tier
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 6 £32,500 -
Devon +2 2 £37,625 -11.47%
Bristol -4 2 £57,500 +27.77%
Somerset -12 1 £40,000 -5.88%
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing N-Tier also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (60.87%) OO
3 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
4 23 (50.00%) C#
4 23 (50.00%) Web Services
5 22 (47.83%) HTML
6 21 (45.65%) SQL
7 20 (43.48%) Java
7 20 (43.48%) HTML5
8 19 (41.30%) AngularJS
8 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
8 19 (41.30%) Client/Server
9 18 (39.13%) Inversion of Control
9 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
10 17 (36.96%) RESTful
10 17 (36.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (36.96%) JMS
10 17 (36.96%) OOA/OOD
10 17 (36.96%) Eclipse
10 17 (36.96%) WebSphere MQ
10 17 (36.96%) .NET
10 17 (36.96%) Ant
10 17 (36.96%) Spring
10 17 (36.96%) Maven
10 17 (36.96%) WebSphere
11 16 (34.78%) CSS
12 15 (32.61%) Windows
12 15 (32.61%) J2EE
12 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
13 14 (30.43%) Unit Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (36.96%) WebSphere
2 6 (13.04%) JBoss
2 6 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.17%) Gunicorn
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) nginx
3 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.17%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) RTP
1 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.70%) TETRA
2 1 (2.17%) 2G
2 1 (2.17%) 3G
2 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
3 7 (15.22%) RDBMS
3 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.17%) GIS
4 1 (2.17%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Git (software)
2 17 (36.96%) Ant
2 17 (36.96%) Eclipse
2 17 (36.96%) Maven
3 6 (13.04%) JUnit
4 4 (8.70%) CppUnit
4 4 (8.70%) MSTest
4 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.52%) JIRA
5 3 (6.52%) NUnit
6 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.35%) gulp
6 2 (4.35%) Selenium
6 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.35%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.17%) NSubstitute
7 1 (2.17%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Banking
3 10 (21.74%) Financial Institution
3 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
4 5 (10.87%) Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) C# Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Java Engineer
4 11 (23.91%) .NET Developer
4 11 (23.91%) Java Software Engineer
4 11 (23.91%) Software Engineer
5 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (15.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
7 5 (10.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Agile C# Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Agile Developer
8 4 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (8.70%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Systems Support
8 4 (8.70%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (50.00%) Web Services
2 22 (47.83%) HTML
3 20 (43.48%) HTML5
4 19 (41.30%) AngularJS
5 17 (36.96%) .NET
5 17 (36.96%) JMS
5 17 (36.96%) RESTful
5 17 (36.96%) Spring
5 17 (36.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 17 (36.96%) WebSphere MQ
6 16 (34.78%) CSS
7 15 (32.61%) J2EE
8 13 (28.26%) CSS3
9 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
10 11 (23.91%) Spring Boot
11 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
11 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (19.57%) Entity Framework
12 7 (15.22%) REST
13 6 (13.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (41.30%) Client/Server
2 18 (39.13%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
3 9 (19.57%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
2 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (60.87%) OO
3 17 (36.96%) OOA/OOD
4 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
5 14 (30.43%) Unit Testing
6 13 (28.26%) BDD
7 11 (23.91%) Microservices
7 11 (23.91%) MVC
7 11 (23.91%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (19.57%) High Availability
8 9 (19.57%) Problem Management
9 8 (17.39%) SDLC
9 8 (17.39%) SOA
10 7 (15.22%) Multithreading
11 6 (13.04%) TDD
12 5 (10.87%) Logistics
12 5 (10.87%) Product Marketing
13 4 (8.70%) DevOps
13 4 (8.70%) OOD
13 4 (8.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
2 23 (50.00%) C#
3 21 (45.65%) SQL
4 20 (43.48%) Java
5 4 (8.70%) C
5 4 (8.70%) C++
5 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.52%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.17%) Dart
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) Ruby
7 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) CCNA
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.70%) MCSE
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) QA
2 9 (19.57%) ISO15022
2 9 (19.57%) ISO20022
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) WSUS
2 1 (2.17%) Grafana
2 1 (2.17%) Graphite
2 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.17%) logstash
2 1 (2.17%) Nagios
2 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.17%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) BEA
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
1 6 (13.04%) Sybase
2 4 (8.70%) Capita
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.17%) Incapsula