Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

N-Tier
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 282 256
Rank change year-on-year -36 -26 +27
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 45 79 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.35% 0.64% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 1.56% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 39 77 88
North West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 4,955 5,074 4,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.93% 41.13% 35.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,832 4,204 3,437
North West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year - +1.52% +7.07%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Manchester -27 30 £42,500 -10.53% 2
Cheshire -27 13 £75,000 +57.89% 2
Lancashire - 2 £43,750 -
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 42 (93.33%) C#
1 42 (93.33%) .NET
2 33 (73.33%) SQL
3 28 (62.22%) SOA
4 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
6 18 (40.00%) Finance
6 18 (40.00%) MVC
7 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
8 14 (31.11%) Web Services
8 14 (31.11%) TDD
8 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (28.89%) Web Development
10 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
10 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
10 12 (26.67%) Scrum
10 12 (26.67%) OO
10 12 (26.67%) Java
11 11 (24.44%) MySQL
11 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
11 11 (24.44%) OOP
11 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (22.22%) BDD
12 10 (22.22%) Marketing
12 10 (22.22%) WCF
12 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 10 (22.22%) Ajax
12 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
12 10 (22.22%) Banking

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) MySQL
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.44%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (4.44%) JMeter
3 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
3 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.22%) MSTest
4 1 (2.22%) NUnit
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
2 10 (22.22%) Marketing
2 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 9 (20.00%) Back Office
3 9 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 8 (17.78%) Electronics
5 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (68.89%) Developer
2 28 (62.22%) .NET Developer
3 22 (48.89%) C# .NET Developer
3 22 (48.89%) C# Developer
4 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (24.44%) Software Developer
6 10 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
7 9 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Head of Architecture
9 4 (8.89%) Architect
9 4 (8.89%) Lead Architect
10 3 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
11 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner Tester
11 2 (4.44%) Performance Tester
11 2 (4.44%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 2 (4.44%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (93.33%) .NET
2 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
3 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (31.11%) Web Services
4 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (22.22%) Ajax
5 10 (22.22%) WCF
6 9 (20.00%) Java EE
6 9 (20.00%) Node.js
6 9 (20.00%) React
7 8 (17.78%) HTML
7 8 (17.78%) WinForms
8 4 (8.89%) Angular 2
8 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.89%) RESTful
8 4 (8.89%) XML
9 3 (6.67%) CSS
9 3 (6.67%) SOAP
10 2 (4.44%) ATL
11 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.22%) Life Science
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) SOA
2 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) MVC
4 14 (31.11%) TDD
5 13 (28.89%) Web Development
6 12 (26.67%) OO
6 12 (26.67%) Scrum
6 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
7 11 (24.44%) OOP
8 10 (22.22%) BDD
8 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (22.22%) Microservices
9 9 (20.00%) DevOps
9 9 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
9 9 (20.00%) TOGAF
10 8 (17.78%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (17.78%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (93.33%) C#
2 33 (73.33%) SQL
3 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
4 12 (26.67%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) C++
5 2 (4.44%) VBA
6 1 (2.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) Capita
4 1 (2.22%) Sun
4 1 (2.22%) Xamarin