The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
N-Tier
UK / Scotland
Rank - 163 140
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 0 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.034% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.078% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

N-Tier is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 842 1279 1102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 36.58% 43.59% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 541 766 655
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing N-Tier as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for N-Tier in Scotland

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for N-Tier in Scotland

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) OOD
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Java SE
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (60.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) git-flow
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE Team Leader
1 3 (60.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Leader
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Java SE
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft