The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

N-Tier
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 62 63
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 6 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.16% 2.17% 1.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% 6.36% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 11
Median salary £63,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 198 236 259
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 38.30% 34.20% 41.05%
Number of salaries quoted 163 222 228
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for N-Tier in Staffordshire

N-Tier
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing N-Tier in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for N-Tier in Staffordshire

N-Tier
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Stoke-on-Trent +10 5 £60,000 +41.17%
N-Tier
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 17 (89.47%) C#
3 16 (84.21%) Functional Programming
4 14 (73.68%) Riak
5 13 (68.42%) SOA
6 12 (63.16%) Open Source
6 12 (63.16%) QA
7 11 (57.89%) jQuery
7 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (57.89%) HTML5
7 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
7 11 (57.89%) HTML
7 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
7 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
7 11 (57.89%) CSS
7 11 (57.89%) MVC
8 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (36.84%) Blog
10 5 (26.32%) SQL
10 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
10 5 (26.32%) Microservices
11 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
11 4 (21.05%) Service Design
11 4 (21.05%) Velocity
11 4 (21.05%) Degree
11 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
11 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
11 4 (21.05%) Erlang

N-Tier
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 14 (73.68%) Riak
3 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
3 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.53%) Neo4j
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Architect
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Software Architect
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Application Delivery Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Database Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Architect
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Environment Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (57.89%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
2 11 (57.89%) HTML5
2 11 (57.89%) jQuery
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (21.05%) SOAP
4 4 (21.05%) Velocity
5 3 (15.79%) WPF
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Core
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.53%) Ajax
6 2 (10.53%) Kafka
6 2 (10.53%) WinForms
6 2 (10.53%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Blog
1 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Functional Programming
2 13 (68.42%) SOA
3 12 (63.16%) Open Source
4 11 (57.89%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) Microservices
5 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
6 4 (21.05%) High Availability
6 4 (21.05%) Inversion of Control
6 4 (21.05%) OOP
6 4 (21.05%) Service Design
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.79%) DevOps
7 3 (15.79%) SDLC
8 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Erlang
4 4 (21.05%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
5 2 (10.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft