Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

N-Tier
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 149 136
Rank change year-on-year +29 -13 +23
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 38 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.42% 0.85% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.32% 1.97% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 19 5
Cheshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% - +5.88%
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

N-Tier is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,143 1,221 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 42.71% 43.28% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 849 831 704
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £21,575
90th Percentile £73,750 £62,500 £56,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing N-Tier as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for N-Tier in Cheshire

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for N-Tier in Cheshire

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing N-Tier in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for N-Tier in Cheshire

N-Tier
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 22 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Knutsford - 14 £75,000 -
Crewe +1 2 £50,000 +17.65%
N-Tier
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing N-Tier also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (78.95%) Software Engineering
2 30 (78.95%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (68.42%) TDD
3 26 (68.42%) Scrum
3 26 (68.42%) .NET
4 25 (65.79%) DevOps
5 24 (63.16%) Git (software)
5 24 (63.16%) Unit Testing
5 24 (63.16%) C#
6 22 (57.89%) OO
6 22 (57.89%) WCF
6 22 (57.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 21 (55.26%) SOLID
8 19 (50.00%) SQL
9 17 (44.74%) OOP
9 17 (44.74%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 17 (44.74%) SaaS
9 17 (44.74%) Jenkins
9 17 (44.74%) Ansible
10 14 (36.84%) Microservices
10 14 (36.84%) Enterprise Architecture
10 14 (36.84%) TOGAF
10 14 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (36.84%) SOA
11 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
12 12 (31.58%) Web Services
13 10 (26.32%) HTML
13 10 (26.32%) Web Development
14 9 (23.68%) Banking

N-Tier
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (5.26%) CMS
1 2 (5.26%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 22 (57.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (44.74%) SaaS
3 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Big Data
1 8 (21.05%) Hadoop
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (63.16%) Git (software)
2 17 (44.74%) Jenkins
3 7 (18.42%) NUnit
4 3 (7.89%) MSTest
5 1 (2.63%) GitLab
General
1 9 (23.68%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) .NET Software Engineer
1 17 (44.74%) Software Engineer
2 13 (34.21%) Architect
3 7 (18.42%) Developer
4 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Lead Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Lead Enterprise Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Junior
5 4 (10.53%) Junior Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.26%) ITSM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) .NET
2 22 (57.89%) WCF
3 12 (31.58%) Web Services
4 10 (26.32%) HTML
5 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
5 8 (21.05%) Java EE
5 8 (21.05%) React
6 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.16%) CSS
7 4 (10.53%) HTML5
7 4 (10.53%) jQuery
7 4 (10.53%) LESS
7 4 (10.53%) WinForms
7 4 (10.53%) WPF
8 3 (7.89%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (7.89%) Node.js
8 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (7.89%) Vue.js
9 2 (5.26%) .NET Core
9 2 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Linux
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (78.95%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (78.95%) Software Engineering
3 26 (68.42%) Scrum
3 26 (68.42%) TDD
4 25 (65.79%) DevOps
5 24 (63.16%) Unit Testing
6 22 (57.89%) OO
7 21 (55.26%) SOLID
8 17 (44.74%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 17 (44.74%) OOP
9 14 (36.84%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (36.84%) Microservices
9 14 (36.84%) SOA
9 14 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (36.84%) TOGAF
10 10 (26.32%) Web Development
11 8 (21.05%) BDD
12 7 (18.42%) MVC
13 6 (15.79%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) C#
2 19 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.68%) Java
5 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
6 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.26%) C++
8 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
2 6 (15.79%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Cloudera
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) ServiceNow