Period
to 16 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

N-Tier
England > North West
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 316 267 246
Rank change year-on-year -49 -21 -11
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 53 111 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.42% 0.84% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 1.99% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 49 92 88
North West median annual salary £50,000 £41,250 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -11.29% +9.41%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £58,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,810 5,583 4,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.26% 42.40% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3,746 4,487 4,025
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,306 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.61% - +5.26%

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for N-Tier in the North West

N-Tier
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for N-Tier in the North West

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing N-Tier in the North West over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for N-Tier in the North West

N-Tier
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Cheshire -15 32 £62,500 +56.25% 6
Manchester -23 14 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Merseyside +3 4 £36,250 +3.57% 7
Lancashire - 3 £50,000 - 2
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 North West region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 39 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (69.81%) .NET
3 34 (64.15%) C#
4 32 (60.38%) TDD
4 32 (60.38%) Scrum
5 30 (56.60%) Software Engineering
5 30 (56.60%) SQL
6 28 (52.83%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (45.28%) DevOps
7 24 (45.28%) OO
8 22 (41.51%) Unit Testing
9 21 (39.62%) Git (software)
9 21 (39.62%) WCF
9 21 (39.62%) JavaScript
10 20 (37.74%) SOA
10 20 (37.74%) Microsoft Azure
11 19 (35.85%) OOP
12 18 (33.96%) SOLID
13 17 (32.08%) HTML
14 16 (30.19%) Microservices
15 15 (28.30%) Web Services
15 15 (28.30%) CSS
15 15 (28.30%) MVC
15 15 (28.30%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (26.42%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
16 14 (26.42%) Ansible
16 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
16 14 (26.42%) SaaS
17 13 (24.53%) Enterprise Architecture
17 13 (24.53%) TOGAF

N-Tier
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (1.89%) CMS
1 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (26.42%) SaaS
3 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) Big Data
3 8 (15.09%) Hadoop
4 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.89%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (39.62%) Git (software)
2 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.66%) JUnit
4 3 (5.66%) NUnit
4 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (3.77%) MSTest
6 1 (1.89%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (1.89%) GitLab
6 1 (1.89%) Moq
6 1 (1.89%) Selenium
6 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.89%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (20.75%) Banking
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Back Office
3 2 (3.77%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) French Language
4 1 (1.89%) German Language
4 1 (1.89%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) .NET Software Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) Architect
2 14 (26.42%) Software Engineer
3 12 (22.64%) .NET Developer
3 12 (22.64%) C# Developer
4 8 (15.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Junior
5 5 (9.43%) Lead Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Junior Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Lead Enterprise Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (69.81%) .NET
2 21 (39.62%) WCF
3 17 (32.08%) HTML
4 15 (28.30%) CSS
4 15 (28.30%) Web Services
5 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET
5 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (16.98%) Java EE
7 7 (13.21%) HTML5
8 6 (11.32%) React
8 6 (11.32%) RESTful
8 6 (11.32%) WinForms
9 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
9 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (9.43%) CSS3
9 5 (9.43%) jQuery
9 5 (9.43%) XML
10 4 (7.55%) Ajax
10 4 (7.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (60.38%) Scrum
2 32 (60.38%) TDD
3 30 (56.60%) Software Engineering
4 28 (52.83%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (45.28%) DevOps
5 24 (45.28%) OO
6 22 (41.51%) Unit Testing
7 20 (37.74%) SOA
8 19 (35.85%) OOP
9 18 (33.96%) SOLID
10 16 (30.19%) Microservices
11 15 (28.30%) MVC
11 15 (28.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (26.42%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 13 (24.53%) Enterprise Architecture
13 13 (24.53%) TOGAF
14 10 (18.87%) Web Development
15 9 (16.98%) BDD
15 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (64.15%) C#
2 30 (56.60%) SQL
3 21 (39.62%) JavaScript
4 13 (24.53%) Java
5 8 (15.09%) VB.NET
6 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.77%) C++
7 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.89%) Python
8 1 (1.89%) VB
8 1 (1.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.89%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.89%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) GDPR
2 4 (7.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Cloudera
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.89%) SAP