The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
N-Tier
England / West Midlands
Rank 189 214 194
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -20
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 20 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.37% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 1.10% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 26
Median salary £58,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £67,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1632 1999 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.71% 33.90% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1222 1547 1405
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

N-Tier
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in the West Midlands

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

N-Tier
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Staffordshire +6 14 £65,000 +52.94%
Coventry - 2 £55,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £75,000 -
Solihull - 1 £43,000 -
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 29 (78.38%) C#
3 26 (70.27%) SOA
4 24 (64.86%) MVC
5 23 (62.16%) CSS
6 21 (56.76%) HTML
6 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET
6 21 (56.76%) NoSQL
7 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
8 18 (48.65%) QA
8 18 (48.65%) jQuery
8 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
10 16 (43.24%) Java
10 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (43.24%) Functional Programming
11 15 (40.54%) Open Source
11 15 (40.54%) HTML5
12 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
13 12 (32.43%) Unit Testing
14 11 (29.73%) SOAP
14 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (29.73%) Riak
15 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
15 10 (27.03%) High Availability
15 10 (27.03%) Service Design
15 10 (27.03%) OOP
15 10 (27.03%) RDBMS
15 10 (27.03%) Web Development

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (5.41%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) NoSQL
2 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
3 11 (29.73%) Riak
4 10 (27.03%) RDBMS
4 10 (27.03%) Relational Database
5 4 (10.81%) Neo4j
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.41%) MySQL
8 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Fiddler
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) NUnit
2 1 (2.70%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
1 5 (13.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Architect
2 10 (27.03%) Developer
3 9 (24.32%) .NET Architect
3 9 (24.32%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Software Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Technical Architect
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Architect
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.81%) AWS Architect
6 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Database Architect
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Technical Architect
7 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Technical Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 23 (62.16%) CSS
3 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET
3 21 (56.76%) HTML
4 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (48.65%) jQuery
5 15 (40.54%) HTML5
6 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 11 (29.73%) SOAP
7 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
8 9 (24.32%) Velocity
9 6 (16.22%) Ajax
10 5 (13.51%) WinForms
10 5 (13.51%) WPF
10 5 (13.51%) XHTML
11 4 (10.81%) .NET Core
11 4 (10.81%) CSS3
11 4 (10.81%) Kafka
12 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 2 (5.41%) Semantic UI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.51%) Blog
4 4 (10.81%) Replication
5 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) AS400
6 1 (2.70%) Derivative
6 1 (2.70%) Life Science
6 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) SOA
2 24 (64.86%) MVC
3 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) Functional Programming
4 15 (40.54%) Open Source
5 12 (32.43%) Unit Testing
6 10 (27.03%) High Availability
6 10 (27.03%) OOP
6 10 (27.03%) Service Design
6 10 (27.03%) Web Development
7 9 (24.32%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (21.62%) Mentoring
9 7 (18.92%) OO
9 7 (18.92%) Software Architecture
10 5 (13.51%) Data Architecture
10 5 (13.51%) ITIL
10 5 (13.51%) Presales
10 5 (13.51%) Scrum
10 5 (13.51%) Service Management
11 3 (8.11%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) C#
2 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 16 (43.24%) Java
4 9 (24.32%) Erlang
4 9 (24.32%) SQL
5 7 (18.92%) PHP
6 6 (16.22%) VB
7 5 (13.51%) TypeScript
7 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (48.65%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) TOWER Software
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) Telerik
4 1 (2.70%) IBM