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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 89 54 85
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +31
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 9 41 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.70% 3.13% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.17% 11.61% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 1
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +71.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
284 353 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 22.00% 26.99% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 242 320 272
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in Wales

N-Tier
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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
(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
South Wales -30 9 £50,000 -13.04% 1
N-Tier
UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 9 (45.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (35.00%) CSS
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle
5 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (35.00%) jQuery
5 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (30.00%) Ajax
6 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) SEO
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (25.00%) UNIX
7 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 5 (25.00%) UML
7 5 (25.00%) C++
7 5 (25.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) XML
7 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (25.00%) HTML5

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (20.00%) IIS
1 4 (20.00%) Apache
1 4 (20.00%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
1 1 (5.00%) FCoE
1 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (15.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (15.00%) PowerBuilder
3 3 (15.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Lead Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (35.00%) jQuery
3 7 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 6 (30.00%) Ajax
5 5 (25.00%) Web Services
5 5 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) WinForms
6 1 (5.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX
3 4 (20.00%) Solaris
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) SEO
2 5 (25.00%) UML
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) B2B
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Email Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (25.00%) C++
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (10.00%) VC++
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCSD
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) CCNA
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Sun
3 4 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase