The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank - 97 80
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 0 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.75% 1.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.10% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 14
Average salary - £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
N-Tier
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
411 476 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.98% 35.52% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 340 387 286
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £29,051 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Wales

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in Wales

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle