The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
N-Tier
England / South West
Rank 219 215 219
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4  
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 18 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.36% 0.62% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 1.60% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 32
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1723 2250 1921
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 34.32% 38.57% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1385 1702 1515
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,130 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

N-Tier
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for N-Tier in the South West

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing N-Tier in the South West over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for N-Tier in the South West

N-Tier
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -13 7 £77,500 +72.22% 2
Dorset +28 3 £45,000 +2.27%
Gloucestershire 0 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Somerset - 2 £37,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £35,000 -
Devon +1 1 £43,500 - 1
Cornwall - 1 £42,500 -
N-Tier
England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 South West region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 32 (76.19%) C#
1 32 (76.19%) .NET
2 28 (66.67%) SQL
3 24 (57.14%) Finance
4 21 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 17 (40.48%) HTML
5 17 (40.48%) CSS
5 17 (40.48%) OOP
6 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (33.33%) MVC
7 14 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 14 (33.33%) SOLID
8 13 (30.95%) Inversion of Control
8 13 (30.95%) MVVM
8 13 (30.95%) CQRS
8 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
9 12 (28.57%) Coaching
10 11 (26.19%) Web Services
10 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
10 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
11 10 (23.81%) SOA
11 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
11 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
12 9 (21.43%) jQuery
12 9 (21.43%) OO
13 8 (19.05%) Java
13 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
13 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (19.05%) SDLC
14 7 (16.67%) Web Development

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 4 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
1 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) nginx
3 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.38%) DB2
5 1 (2.38%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.38%) Redmine
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) TestRail
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Marketing
2 5 (11.90%) Publishing
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Electronics
4 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Architect
2 16 (38.10%) Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Systems Architect
4 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (16.67%) Lead Architect
6 5 (11.90%) AWS Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior WebSphere Developer
7 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Technical Design Authority
9 2 (4.76%) DBA
9 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (76.19%) .NET
2 21 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 17 (40.48%) CSS
3 17 (40.48%) HTML
4 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
5 11 (26.19%) Web Services
6 9 (21.43%) jQuery
7 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (16.67%) HTML5
9 6 (14.29%) SOAP
9 6 (14.29%) XML
10 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (9.52%) Entity Framework
11 4 (9.52%) IBM Integration Bus
11 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (7.14%) CSS3
12 3 (7.14%) JSON
13 2 (4.76%) Django
13 2 (4.76%) LINQ
13 2 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) AS400
4 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.38%) iSeries
4 1 (2.38%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) OOP
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 14 (33.33%) MVC
3 14 (33.33%) SOLID
4 13 (30.95%) CQRS
4 13 (30.95%) Inversion of Control
4 13 (30.95%) MVVM
5 12 (28.57%) Coaching
6 10 (23.81%) SOA
7 9 (21.43%) OO
8 8 (19.05%) SDLC
9 7 (16.67%) Web Development
10 6 (14.29%) Scrum
10 6 (14.29%) Service Management
11 5 (11.90%) Content Management
11 5 (11.90%) ITIL
11 5 (11.90%) Open Source
11 5 (11.90%) Presales
11 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) C#
2 28 (66.67%) SQL
3 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.05%) Java
4 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 6 (14.29%) PHP
6 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.76%) Python
7 2 (4.76%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.76%) VB
7 2 (4.76%) VBScript
8 1 (2.38%) COBOL
8 1 (2.38%) Dart
8 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (4.76%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Panasonic
4 1 (2.38%) Xamarin
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n-tier selection limited
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Salary: 80000 + BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
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n-tier selection limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + 28 days holiday37.5 hr weekpension
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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