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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 213 223 179
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -44
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 29 23 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 0.39% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 1.14% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 51
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
2083 2010 2502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 39.53% 33.87% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1700 1559 2039
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,350 £24,822
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Bristol +11 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Wiltshire - 6 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire +1 4 £35,000 -15.66%
Dorset +14 2 £44,000 -7.36%
Devon +5 1 £32,750 -22.94%
Somerset - 1 £40,000 -
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 48 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (64.06%) OO
3 37 (57.81%) SQL
4 35 (54.69%) Client/Server
5 33 (51.56%) JavaScript
5 33 (51.56%) SQL Server
5 33 (51.56%) Web Services
6 32 (50.00%) Java
6 32 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
7 31 (48.44%) Git (software)
7 31 (48.44%) HTML
7 31 (48.44%) Ant
7 31 (48.44%) WebSphere MQ
7 31 (48.44%) OOA/OOD
7 31 (48.44%) JMS
7 31 (48.44%) Eclipse
7 31 (48.44%) Spring
7 31 (48.44%) Maven
7 31 (48.44%) WebSphere
8 29 (45.31%) J2EE
8 29 (45.31%) HTML5
9 27 (42.19%) AngularJS
9 27 (42.19%) Unit Testing
10 26 (40.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 25 (39.06%) C#
12 24 (37.50%) Software Engineering
13 22 (34.38%) Finance
14 21 (32.81%) CSS
15 20 (31.25%) Relational Database
16 19 (29.69%) RESTful

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 31 (48.44%) WebSphere
2 18 (28.13%) JBoss
2 18 (28.13%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.69%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (3.13%) AWS OpsWorks
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) RTP
1 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.69%) TETRA
2 2 (3.13%) 2G
2 2 (3.13%) 3G
3 1 (1.56%) FTP
3 1 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (51.56%) SQL Server
2 20 (31.25%) Relational Database
3 19 (29.69%) RDBMS
4 13 (20.31%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (48.44%) Ant
1 31 (48.44%) Eclipse
1 31 (48.44%) Git (software)
1 31 (48.44%) Maven
2 18 (28.13%) JUnit
3 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.81%) Eclipse RCP
4 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.69%) CppUnit
5 3 (4.69%) JIRA
5 3 (4.69%) MSTest
5 3 (4.69%) NUnit
6 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.13%) Selenium
6 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.13%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.56%) NSubstitute
7 1 (1.56%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (34.38%) Finance
2 18 (28.13%) Banking
3 15 (23.44%) Financial Institution
4 9 (14.06%) Marketing
5 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (51.56%) Developer
2 22 (34.38%) Java Engineer
3 20 (31.25%) Software Engineer
4 18 (28.13%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (21.88%) .NET Developer
5 14 (21.88%) C# Developer
6 10 (15.63%) Java Developer
7 8 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Software Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Unix Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) Agile C# Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Agile Developer
10 4 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Graduate
10 4 (6.25%) Graduate Java Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) Junior
10 4 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (51.56%) Web Services
2 31 (48.44%) HTML
2 31 (48.44%) JMS
2 31 (48.44%) Spring
2 31 (48.44%) WebSphere MQ
3 29 (45.31%) HTML5
3 29 (45.31%) J2EE
4 27 (42.19%) AngularJS
5 26 (40.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 21 (32.81%) CSS
7 19 (29.69%) RESTful
8 18 (28.13%) .NET
8 18 (28.13%) XML
8 18 (28.13%) XSLT
9 16 (25.00%) REST
10 15 (23.44%) CSS3
11 13 (20.31%) Spring Boot
12 12 (18.75%) .NET Framework
12 12 (18.75%) Entity Framework
13 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (54.69%) Client/Server
2 32 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
3 16 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 16 (25.00%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Windows Server
2 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (7.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (64.06%) OO
3 31 (48.44%) OOA/OOD
4 27 (42.19%) Unit Testing
5 24 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 18 (28.13%) Translating Business Requirements
7 15 (23.44%) BDD
8 14 (21.88%) MVC
9 13 (20.31%) Microservices
10 11 (17.19%) Problem Management
11 10 (15.63%) Scrum
12 8 (12.50%) High Availability
12 8 (12.50%) SOA
12 8 (12.50%) TDD
12 8 (12.50%) UML
13 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (10.94%) SDLC
14 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
14 6 (9.38%) Multithreading
15 5 (7.81%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 37 (57.81%) SQL
2 33 (51.56%) JavaScript
3 32 (50.00%) Java
4 25 (39.06%) C#
5 3 (4.69%) C
5 3 (4.69%) C++
5 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.56%) Ruby
7 1 (1.56%) VB
7 1 (1.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) CCNA
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.69%) MCSE
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) ISO15022
1 16 (25.00%) ISO20022
2 13 (20.31%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) WSUS
2 2 (3.13%) Grafana
2 2 (3.13%) Graphite
2 2 (3.13%) HAProxy
2 2 (3.13%) logstash
2 2 (3.13%) Nagios
2 2 (3.13%) ZABBIX
2 2 (3.13%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) BEA
1 18 (28.13%) Oracle
1 18 (28.13%) Sybase
2 8 (12.50%) VMware
3 5 (7.81%) Google
3 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.69%) Capita
4 3 (4.69%) Cisco
5 2 (3.13%) Incapsula
6 1 (1.56%) DevExpress