The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 51 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 9 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.07% 5.19% 2.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.04% 12.39% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 13
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
N-Tier
North Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
149 218 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 34.25% 41.92% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 114 108 127
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in York

N-Tier
Salary Trend in York

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

N-Tier Salary Trend in York

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (95.83%) .NET Framework
3 20 (83.33%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) TDD
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 2 (8.33%) WCF
8 2 (8.33%) WPF
8 2 (8.33%) ReSharper
8 2 (8.33%) Finance
8 2 (8.33%) Web Services
8 2 (8.33%) OOP
8 2 (8.33%) OO
9 1 (4.17%) DOM
9 1 (4.17%) ISEB
9 1 (4.17%) W3C
9 1 (4.17%) CSS
9 1 (4.17%) HTML
9 1 (4.17%) Java

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 20 (83.33%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) Firebug
3 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 18 (75.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) .NET Framework
3 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) WCF
4 2 (8.33%) WPF
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.17%) DOM
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) W3C
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.33%) OOP
5 2 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Test Management
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle