The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 49 26 55
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +29
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 10 45 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.43% 8.17% 2.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.35% 23.32% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 44 10
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,314 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.43% -0.43%
N-Tier
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
107 193 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.03% 35.03% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 93 183 184
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Suffolk

N-Tier
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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
Ipswich -14 10 £40,000 -5.88%
N-Tier
East of England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 49 (100.00%) C#
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
1 49 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 35 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 28 (57.14%) MVC
4 27 (55.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (53.06%) .NET Framework
5 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
6 24 (48.98%) SOA
6 24 (48.98%) TDD
7 22 (44.90%) Visual Studio
7 22 (44.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (38.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 18 (36.73%) Web Services
10 17 (34.69%) WCF
11 15 (30.61%) WPF
11 15 (30.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
12 14 (28.57%) WF
13 13 (26.53%) NHibernate
13 13 (26.53%) CSS
14 12 (24.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 11 (22.45%) Web Development
15 11 (22.45%) XML
16 10 (20.41%) MS Project
16 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (20.41%) MCP
16 10 (20.41%) MCSD
16 10 (20.41%) Degree

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 9 (18.37%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (14.29%) IIS
3 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Project
2 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Magento
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Force.com
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (14.29%) OLAP
5 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (44.90%) Visual Studio
1 22 (44.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (18.37%) NUnit
3 7 (14.29%) NuGet
4 6 (12.24%) SpecFlow
4 6 (12.24%) MSTest
5 3 (6.12%) CruiseControl
5 3 (6.12%) NCover
5 3 (6.12%) FxCop
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
1 6 (12.24%) Financial Institution
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (93.88%) Developer
2 29 (59.18%) C# Developer
3 28 (57.14%) .NET Developer
4 26 (53.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (20.41%) Senior Developer
6 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Developer
7 8 (16.33%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (16.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (14.29%) SQL Developer
9 6 (12.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (10.20%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
11 4 (8.16%) Analyst
12 3 (6.12%) Architect
13 2 (4.08%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 2 (4.08%) Developer Analyst
13 2 (4.08%) Senior Software Developer
13 2 (4.08%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
1 49 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 27 (55.10%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (53.06%) .NET Framework
4 19 (38.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 18 (36.73%) Web Services
6 17 (34.69%) WCF
7 15 (30.61%) WPF
8 14 (28.57%) WF
9 13 (26.53%) NHibernate
9 13 (26.53%) CSS
10 12 (24.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 11 (22.45%) XML
12 8 (16.33%) HTML
12 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 7 (14.29%) jQuery
14 6 (12.24%) WinForms
15 5 (10.20%) REST
15 5 (10.20%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) MVC
2 24 (48.98%) SOA
2 24 (48.98%) TDD
3 11 (22.45%) Web Development
4 9 (18.37%) CRM
5 7 (14.29%) UML
5 7 (14.29%) OOP
6 6 (12.24%) Analytics
6 6 (12.24%) BDD
7 5 (10.20%) User Stories
7 5 (10.20%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.16%) ITIL
9 3 (6.12%) OO
9 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.08%) Service Management
11 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.16%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) Java
4 2 (4.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (20.41%) MCP
1 10 (20.41%) MCSD
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 9 (18.37%) MCTS
3 1 (2.04%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) JD Edwards
4 2 (4.08%) SAP