Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

N-Tier
England > North West
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 281 294 247
Rank change year-on-year +13 -47 +9
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 89 59 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.70% 0.48% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.76% 1.20% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74 56 105
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £69,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 5045 4897 4749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.59% 40.19% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3956 4111 3775
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 65 £42,500 -5.56%
Cheshire -6 23 £45,000 -
Merseyside +10 1 £40,000 +14.29%
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 88 (98.88%) C#
1 88 (98.88%) .NET
2 62 (69.66%) MVC
3 60 (67.42%) SQL
4 57 (64.04%) JavaScript
5 53 (59.55%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (58.43%) SOA
7 48 (53.93%) ASP.NET
8 44 (49.44%) Web Services
9 38 (42.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 38 (42.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (40.45%) Test Automation
11 35 (39.33%) OO
11 35 (39.33%) SQL Server
12 33 (37.08%) Marketing
12 33 (37.08%) Web Development
13 31 (34.83%) Finance
14 30 (33.71%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (31.46%) Manufacturing
15 28 (31.46%) Digital Marketing
16 26 (29.21%) Ajax
16 26 (29.21%) MySQL
17 25 (28.09%) SAP
17 25 (28.09%) XML
17 25 (28.09%) Electronics
17 25 (28.09%) Telecoms
17 25 (28.09%) Programme Management
17 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
18 22 (24.72%) WCF
18 22 (24.72%) RESTful

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 5 (5.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (4.49%) Apache
2 4 (4.49%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.37%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.62%) SaaS
4 3 (3.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.11%) Wireless
2 5 (5.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (39.33%) SQL Server
2 26 (29.21%) MySQL
3 9 (10.11%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.62%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.49%) CouchDB
5 4 (4.49%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.12%) Big Data
7 1 (1.12%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 20 (22.47%) Git (software)
2 17 (19.10%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.74%) JIRA
3 6 (6.74%) Selenium
4 4 (4.49%) NUnit
4 4 (4.49%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.37%) MSTest
5 3 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.25%) Facilita Forecast
6 2 (2.25%) JMeter
6 2 (2.25%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.12%) Moq
7 1 (1.12%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (37.08%) Marketing
2 31 (34.83%) Finance
3 28 (31.46%) Manufacturing
4 25 (28.09%) Electronics
4 25 (28.09%) Telecoms
5 12 (13.48%) Back Office
6 4 (4.49%) Publishing
7 2 (2.25%) Games
7 2 (2.25%) Retail
8 1 (1.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (82.02%) Developer
2 62 (69.66%) .NET Developer
3 56 (62.92%) C# Developer
4 54 (60.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (39.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 35 (39.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (17.98%) Software Developer
7 15 (16.85%) Senior Developer
8 12 (13.48%) Senior C# Developer
9 11 (12.36%) .NET Software Developer
9 11 (12.36%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (11.24%) C# Software Developer
10 10 (11.24%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (11.24%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 10 (11.24%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
12 4 (4.49%) Architect
12 4 (4.49%) C++ Developer
12 4 (4.49%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 4 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (98.88%) .NET
2 48 (53.93%) ASP.NET
3 44 (49.44%) Web Services
4 38 (42.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (42.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (29.21%) Ajax
6 25 (28.09%) XML
7 22 (24.72%) RESTful
7 22 (24.72%) WCF
8 21 (23.60%) SOAP
9 20 (22.47%) HTML
10 19 (21.35%) WinForms
11 13 (14.61%) CSS
12 11 (12.36%) AngularJS
13 9 (10.11%) .NET Framework
13 9 (10.11%) Entity Framework
13 9 (10.11%) jQuery
13 9 (10.11%) REST
13 9 (10.11%) WPF
14 6 (6.74%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.11%) iPad
2 9 (10.11%) Mobile Computing
3 5 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.37%) Life Science
5 3 (3.37%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.85%) Windows
2 5 (5.62%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.49%) Linux
3 4 (4.49%) Mac OS X
3 4 (4.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (69.66%) MVC
2 53 (59.55%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (58.43%) SOA
4 36 (40.45%) Test Automation
5 35 (39.33%) OO
6 33 (37.08%) Web Development
7 30 (33.71%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (31.46%) Digital Marketing
9 25 (28.09%) Programme Management
10 21 (23.60%) OOP
11 20 (22.47%) TDD
12 17 (19.10%) SOLID
13 14 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (14.61%) MVVM
15 11 (12.36%) Unit Testing
16 10 (11.24%) Performance Optimisation
17 8 (8.99%) DevOps
18 7 (7.87%) Mentoring
19 6 (6.74%) Software Engineering
20 5 (5.62%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 88 (98.88%) C#
2 60 (67.42%) SQL
3 57 (64.04%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.36%) Java
5 8 (8.99%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.62%) C++
6 5 (5.62%) PHP
6 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.62%) XPath
6 5 (5.62%) XQuery
7 3 (3.37%) XAML
8 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) WAI
2 3 (3.37%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
1 25 (28.09%) SAP
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) Google
3 3 (3.37%) IBM
3 3 (3.37%) Xamarin