Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

N-Tier
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 310 249
Rank change year-on-year +19 -61 +19
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 82 60 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.62% 0.48% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.58% 1.20% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 71 58 103
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +16.13%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £69,500
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 5189 5010 4702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.27% 40.15% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4055 4191 3735
North West median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.88% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 -1 62 £42,500 -5.56%
Cheshire -18 18 £45,000 - 2
Lancashire - 2 £43,750 - 1
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 79 (96.34%) C#
1 79 (96.34%) .NET
2 57 (69.51%) SQL
3 53 (64.63%) MVC
4 52 (63.41%) JavaScript
5 50 (60.98%) SOA
6 47 (57.32%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (51.22%) ASP.NET
8 37 (45.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (43.90%) Finance
10 34 (41.46%) Test Automation
11 33 (40.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 32 (39.02%) Web Development
12 32 (39.02%) OO
12 32 (39.02%) Web Services
13 31 (37.80%) Marketing
14 29 (35.37%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (35.37%) Manufacturing
15 28 (34.15%) Telecoms
15 28 (34.15%) Ajax
16 27 (32.93%) Digital Marketing
16 27 (32.93%) SQL Server
17 26 (31.71%) SAP
17 26 (31.71%) Electronics
17 26 (31.71%) Programme Management
18 21 (25.61%) Microsoft
19 20 (24.39%) MySQL
20 17 (20.73%) HTML
20 17 (20.73%) OOP
20 17 (20.73%) TDD

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 3 (3.66%) Apache
2 2 (2.44%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.22%) CMS
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Wireless
2 4 (4.88%) HTTP
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.93%) SQL Server
2 20 (24.39%) MySQL
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.88%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.66%) CouchDB
5 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.22%) Big Data
6 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.22%) Power BI
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (18.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.85%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.66%) NUnit
4 2 (2.44%) Facilita Forecast
4 2 (2.44%) JMeter
4 2 (2.44%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.44%) MSTest
4 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.22%) JIRA
5 1 (1.22%) Moq
5 1 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.22%) Selenium
5 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (43.90%) Finance
2 31 (37.80%) Marketing
3 29 (35.37%) Manufacturing
4 28 (34.15%) Telecoms
5 26 (31.71%) Electronics
6 12 (14.63%) Back Office
7 5 (6.10%) Banking
8 3 (3.66%) Publishing
9 2 (2.44%) Games
9 2 (2.44%) Retail
10 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (80.49%) Developer
2 59 (71.95%) .NET Developer
3 51 (62.20%) C# .NET Developer
3 51 (62.20%) C# Developer
4 35 (42.68%) ASP.NET Developer
4 35 (42.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (17.07%) Software Developer
6 12 (14.63%) Senior Developer
7 11 (13.41%) .NET Software Developer
8 10 (12.20%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (12.20%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (12.20%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (12.20%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 10 (12.20%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (12.20%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Head of Architecture
9 4 (4.88%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) AWS Architect
10 3 (3.66%) AWS Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (96.34%) .NET
2 42 (51.22%) ASP.NET
3 37 (45.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (40.24%) ASP.NET Web API
5 32 (39.02%) Web Services
6 28 (34.15%) Ajax
7 17 (20.73%) HTML
8 15 (18.29%) WCF
8 15 (18.29%) XML
9 14 (17.07%) RESTful
10 13 (15.85%) SOAP
11 12 (14.63%) WinForms
12 10 (12.20%) CSS
13 8 (9.76%) AngularJS
13 8 (9.76%) Node.js
14 6 (7.32%) REST
15 5 (6.10%) jQuery
16 4 (4.88%) .NET Framework
16 4 (4.88%) ATL
16 4 (4.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.32%) Mobile Computing
3 5 (6.10%) iPad
4 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.66%) Life Science
6 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.22%) RIA
7 1 (1.22%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Windows
2 4 (4.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.44%) Linux
3 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (64.63%) MVC
2 50 (60.98%) SOA
3 47 (57.32%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (41.46%) Test Automation
5 32 (39.02%) OO
5 32 (39.02%) Web Development
6 29 (35.37%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (32.93%) Digital Marketing
8 26 (31.71%) Programme Management
9 17 (20.73%) OOP
9 17 (20.73%) TDD
10 10 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (12.20%) Performance Optimisation
10 10 (12.20%) SOLID
11 9 (10.98%) MVVM
11 9 (10.98%) Software Engineering
12 8 (9.76%) DevOps
12 8 (9.76%) Scrum
13 6 (7.32%) BDD
13 6 (7.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 79 (96.34%) C#
2 57 (69.51%) SQL
3 52 (63.41%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.41%) Java
5 4 (4.88%) C++
5 4 (4.88%) PHP
6 3 (3.66%) XAML
7 2 (2.44%) VBA
8 1 (1.22%) Ruby
8 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.22%) XPath
8 1 (1.22%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) WAI
2 3 (3.66%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (31.71%) SAP
2 21 (25.61%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.44%) Capita
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle
5 1 (1.22%) Sun