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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 54 28 61
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +33
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 3 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.71% 7.54% 2.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.19% 18.89% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 41 14
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +41.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £70,000 £63,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
137 217 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 32.46% 39.89% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 119 208 230
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 18 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
Ipswich -17 3 £42,500 -
N-Tier
East of England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 37 (100.00%) C#
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
1 37 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 30 (81.08%) SQL Server
3 23 (62.16%) MVC
4 22 (59.46%) .NET Framework
4 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (51.35%) SOA
6 18 (48.65%) Visual Studio
6 18 (48.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (45.95%) TDD
7 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
8 16 (43.24%) WCF
9 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
10 14 (37.84%) WPF
10 14 (37.84%) WF
10 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (35.14%) NHibernate
11 13 (35.14%) CSS
11 13 (35.14%) Web Services
12 12 (32.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (27.03%) XML
13 10 (27.03%) MS Project
13 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (24.32%) NUnit
15 8 (21.62%) Degree
15 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (21.62%) MCP
15 8 (21.62%) MCSD

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 7 (18.92%) IIS
2 4 (10.81%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Project
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Force.com
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (81.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (18.92%) OLAP
5 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (48.65%) Visual Studio
1 18 (48.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (24.32%) NUnit
3 7 (18.92%) NuGet
4 6 (16.22%) SpecFlow
4 6 (16.22%) MSTest
5 3 (8.11%) NCover
5 3 (8.11%) FxCop
5 3 (8.11%) CruiseControl
General
1 6 (16.22%) Financial Institution
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 23 (62.16%) C# Developer
3 20 (54.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 18 (48.65%) .NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Developer
5 7 (18.92%) SQL Developer
5 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Architect
9 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
10 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
1 37 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 22 (59.46%) .NET Framework
2 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (43.24%) WCF
4 14 (37.84%) WPF
4 14 (37.84%) WF
4 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 13 (35.14%) NHibernate
5 13 (35.14%) CSS
5 13 (35.14%) Web Services
6 12 (32.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (27.03%) XML
8 8 (21.62%) HTML
9 7 (18.92%) jQuery
9 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (16.22%) WinForms
11 5 (13.51%) REST
11 5 (13.51%) WSH
12 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
4 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) MVC
2 19 (51.35%) SOA
3 17 (45.95%) TDD
4 7 (18.92%) OOP
4 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.22%) UML
5 6 (16.22%) Analytics
6 5 (13.51%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) User Stories
6 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.81%) Web Development
8 3 (8.11%) CRM
9 2 (5.41%) BDD
10 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.70%) Coaching
10 1 (2.70%) MVVM
10 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.70%) DNA
10 1 (2.70%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (21.62%) MCP
1 8 (21.62%) MCSD
2 7 (18.92%) MCTS
3 1 (2.70%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle