Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

N-Tier
England > North West
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 299 282 294
Rank change year-on-year -17 +12 -34
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 62 89 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.53% 0.70% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 1.71% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 61 74 55
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £33,800
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +1.06%

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 4,589 5,201 5,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.27% 40.74% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,653 4,063 4,259
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 20 October 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 20 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
Cheshire +30 38 £57,500 +27.78% 1
Manchester -35 15 £53,750 +26.47% 9
Merseyside +20 6 £44,500 +11.25% 2
Lancashire - 3 £50,000 - 1
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North West region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 49 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (64.52%) .NET
3 39 (62.90%) Scrum
3 39 (62.90%) Software Engineering
4 38 (61.29%) C#
5 35 (56.45%) TDD
6 34 (54.84%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (51.61%) Unit Testing
8 30 (48.39%) SQL
9 28 (45.16%) OO
9 28 (45.16%) WCF
10 26 (41.94%) Git (software)
10 26 (41.94%) SOA
10 26 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
10 26 (41.94%) DevOps
10 26 (41.94%) SOLID
11 25 (40.32%) JavaScript
12 22 (35.48%) OOP
13 21 (33.87%) Web Services
13 21 (33.87%) HTML
13 21 (33.87%) Microservices
13 21 (33.87%) Jenkins
14 20 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (29.03%) Enterprise Architecture
16 17 (27.42%) Java
16 17 (27.42%) Ansible
16 17 (27.42%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
16 17 (27.42%) SaaS
17 16 (25.81%) MVC
18 15 (24.19%) Web Development

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 2 (3.23%) CMS
1 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.61%) Apache
2 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (27.42%) SaaS
3 9 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.35%) Big Data
3 8 (12.90%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.61%) MySQL
6 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (41.94%) Git (software)
2 21 (33.87%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.29%) NUnit
4 4 (6.45%) Xcode
5 3 (4.84%) JUnit
5 3 (4.84%) MSTest
5 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.61%) GitLab
6 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 10 (16.13%) Banking
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) French Language
3 1 (1.61%) Games
3 1 (1.61%) German Language
3 1 (1.61%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) .NET Software Engineer
2 17 (27.42%) Software Engineer
3 14 (22.58%) Architect
4 13 (20.97%) C# Developer
5 12 (19.35%) .NET Developer
6 10 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (8.06%) Lead Architect
8 5 (8.06%) Lead Enterprise Architect
9 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Designer
9 4 (6.45%) Junior
9 4 (6.45%) Junior Software Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Solutions Designer
9 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (64.52%) .NET
2 28 (45.16%) WCF
3 21 (33.87%) HTML
3 21 (33.87%) Web Services
4 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET
4 14 (22.58%) CSS
5 12 (19.35%) HTML5
6 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
7 10 (16.13%) React
8 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (12.90%) Java EE
8 8 (12.90%) WinForms
9 7 (11.29%) CSS3
10 6 (9.68%) jQuery
11 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (8.06%) XML
12 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
12 4 (6.45%) Hibernate
12 4 (6.45%) LESS
12 4 (6.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.23%) Robotics
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Linux
2 8 (12.90%) Windows
3 5 (8.06%) Android
4 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (62.90%) Scrum
2 39 (62.90%) Software Engineering
3 35 (56.45%) TDD
4 34 (54.84%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (51.61%) Unit Testing
6 28 (45.16%) OO
7 26 (41.94%) DevOps
7 26 (41.94%) SOA
7 26 (41.94%) SOLID
8 22 (35.48%) OOP
9 21 (33.87%) Microservices
10 20 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (29.03%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (27.42%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 16 (25.81%) MVC
14 15 (24.19%) Web Development
15 14 (22.58%) TOGAF
16 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
17 8 (12.90%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (61.29%) C#
2 30 (48.39%) SQL
3 25 (40.32%) JavaScript
4 17 (27.42%) Java
5 8 (12.90%) T-SQL
6 7 (11.29%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.45%) Apple Swift
7 4 (6.45%) Objective-C
7 4 (6.45%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.23%) C++
9 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.61%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) GDPR
2 8 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (27.42%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) Cloudera
3 5 (8.06%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.61%) Google
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) SAP