Period
to 22 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

N-Tier
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 681 777 559
Rank change year-on-year +96 -218 -73
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 567 502 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.26% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.65% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 427 428 841
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,813 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +7.78%

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75408 77749 91019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.27% 40.99% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 56603 63777 72865
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing N-Tier as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for N-Tier in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for N-Tier in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing N-Tier over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for N-Tier in the UK

N-Tier
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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
England +76 530 £45,000 -5.26% 29
UK excluding London +87 315 £42,500 - 23
London +30 240 £55,000 +10.00% 8
North of England +27 123 £42,500 - 5
South East +88 107 £42,500 +6.25% 7
North West +28 89 £45,000 +12.50%
Yorkshire +1 33 £22,000 -48.24% 5
Midlands +32 26 £38,750 -13.89% 4
South West +5 19 £45,000 +28.57% 2
East of England +5 16 £37,500 -16.67% 3
West Midlands +4 14 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Scotland -10 13 £80,000 +196.30%
East Midlands +50 12 £20,000 -60.00% 2
Wales +26 12 £37,500 +4.17% 2
North East +14 1 £42,500 -

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

1 363 (64.02%) .NET
2 295 (52.03%) C#
3 271 (47.80%) SQL
4 265 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
5 252 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 224 (39.51%) MVC
7 192 (33.86%) SQL Server
8 189 (33.33%) Finance
9 174 (30.69%) ASP.NET
10 164 (28.92%) Oracle
11 162 (28.57%) Java
12 158 (27.87%) OO
13 150 (26.46%) Web Services
14 148 (26.10%) SOA
15 146 (25.75%) HTML
16 136 (23.99%) Microsoft
17 118 (20.81%) Analytical Skills
18 116 (20.46%) ASP.NET Web API
19 115 (20.28%) ASP.NET MVC
20 114 (20.11%) CSS
21 113 (19.93%) TDD
22 110 (19.40%) Banking
23 109 (19.22%) BDD
24 106 (18.69%) Test Automation
24 106 (18.69%) Windows
25 101 (17.81%) .NET Framework
26 94 (16.58%) SDLC
27 90 (15.87%) OOD
28 89 (15.70%) Investment Banking
29 88 (15.52%) Web Development

N-Tier
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 63 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 51 (8.99%) CMS
3 39 (6.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 31 (5.47%) Tomcat
5 25 (4.41%) JBoss
6 23 (4.06%) Sitecore CMS
7 14 (2.47%) Apache
8 13 (2.29%) Apache Spark
8 13 (2.29%) Umbraco
9 12 (2.12%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.76%) OpenROAD
11 6 (1.06%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.53%) IIS
13 2 (0.35%) CloudStack
13 2 (0.35%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.18%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 9 (1.59%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.18%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 19 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.88%) HFM
2 5 (0.88%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.35%) Pega PRPC
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 56 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (4.76%) Office 365
4 24 (4.23%) PaaS
5 23 (4.06%) SaaS
6 13 (2.29%) IaaS
7 10 (1.76%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.71%) GitHub
11 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.23%) Firewall
2 10 (1.76%) HTTP
3 9 (1.59%) Wireless
4 7 (1.23%) Internet
5 3 (0.53%) SSL
6 2 (0.35%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.18%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.18%) SMS
7 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (33.86%) SQL Server
2 63 (11.11%) KDB
3 59 (10.41%) MySQL
4 44 (7.76%) Relational Database
5 32 (5.64%) MongoDB
6 27 (4.76%) Big Data
7 26 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 25 (4.41%) NoSQL
9 24 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
10 23 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (3.88%) Oracle Database
11 22 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (3.00%) RDBMS
13 16 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (2.29%) Hadoop
16 13 (2.29%) SQL Server 2014
16 13 (2.29%) SQL Server 2016
17 10 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 77 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 51 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 44 (7.76%) Visual Studio
4 39 (6.88%) Selenium
5 34 (6.00%) NUnit
6 33 (5.82%) Subversion
7 23 (4.06%) Jenkins
8 22 (3.88%) JMeter
9 19 (3.35%) WebDriver
10 17 (3.00%) MSTest
11 15 (2.65%) HP UFT
11 15 (2.65%) Maven
11 15 (2.65%) SoapUI
12 14 (2.47%) SpecFlow
13 12 (2.12%) JIRA
14 11 (1.94%) TeamCity
15 10 (1.76%) gulp
15 10 (1.76%) webpack
16 9 (1.59%) Cucumber
17 8 (1.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 189 (33.33%) Finance
2 110 (19.40%) Banking
3 89 (15.70%) Investment Banking
4 75 (13.23%) Retail Banking
5 57 (10.05%) Marketing
6 40 (7.05%) Manufacturing
7 36 (6.35%) Telecoms
8 34 (6.00%) Electronics
9 31 (5.47%) Front Office
9 31 (5.47%) Retail
10 15 (2.65%) Back Office
11 14 (2.47%) Games
12 12 (2.12%) Advertising
13 7 (1.23%) Publishing
14 5 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.53%) Legal
16 1 (0.18%) Automotive
16 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 362 (63.84%) Developer
2 154 (27.16%) .NET Developer
3 148 (26.10%) C# Developer
4 102 (17.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 89 (15.70%) Software Developer
6 82 (14.46%) Senior Developer
7 67 (11.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 64 (11.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 63 (11.11%) Java Developer
10 59 (10.41%) Architect
11 57 (10.05%) Lead Developer
12 46 (8.11%) Lead Java Developer
13 41 (7.23%) Senior C# Developer
14 37 (6.53%) C# Software Developer
15 35 (6.17%) .NET Software Developer
16 34 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
17 32 (5.64%) Analyst
18 30 (5.29%) Web Developer
19 25 (4.41%) Support Engineer
20 24 (4.23%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 363 (64.02%) .NET
2 174 (30.69%) ASP.NET
3 150 (26.46%) Web Services
4 146 (25.75%) HTML
5 116 (20.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 115 (20.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 114 (20.11%) CSS
8 101 (17.81%) .NET Framework
9 74 (13.05%) AngularJS
10 71 (12.52%) WCF
11 66 (11.64%) jQuery
12 63 (11.11%) XML
13 57 (10.05%) Entity Framework
13 57 (10.05%) RESTful
14 54 (9.52%) Ajax
15 50 (8.82%) SOAP
16 49 (8.64%) REST
17 44 (7.76%) HTML5
18 41 (7.23%) LINQ
19 38 (6.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 118 (20.81%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (8.29%) Client/Server
3 44 (7.76%) Computer Science
4 42 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (2.65%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (2.12%) DataPower
9 10 (1.76%) Blog
10 9 (1.59%) Cloud Native
10 9 (1.59%) iPad
10 9 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
11 8 (1.41%) Data Centre
11 8 (1.41%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.41%) W3C
12 6 (1.06%) Derivative
12 6 (1.06%) Fintech
13 5 (0.88%) Clustering
14 4 (0.71%) Social Network
15 3 (0.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 106 (18.69%) Windows
2 35 (6.17%) Windows 7
3 33 (5.82%) Windows Server
4 29 (5.11%) Linux
5 24 (4.23%) Unix
5 24 (4.23%) Windows 10
5 24 (4.23%) Windows 8
5 24 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (2.29%) Solaris
8 6 (1.06%) Android
9 5 (0.88%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.71%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.53%) AIX
12 1 (0.18%) CentOS
12 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (39.51%) MVC
3 158 (27.87%) OO
4 148 (26.10%) SOA
5 113 (19.93%) TDD
6 109 (19.22%) BDD
7 106 (18.69%) Test Automation
8 94 (16.58%) SDLC
9 90 (15.87%) OOD
10 88 (15.52%) Web Development
11 78 (13.76%) Asset Management
12 75 (13.23%) Wealth Management
13 74 (13.05%) Scrum
14 71 (12.52%) Unit Testing
15 67 (11.82%) Software Delivery
16 58 (10.23%) OOP
17 55 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
18 49 (8.64%) DevOps
19 48 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
20 46 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 295 (52.03%) C#
2 271 (47.80%) SQL
3 252 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 162 (28.57%) Java
5 83 (14.64%) T-SQL
6 39 (6.88%) VB
7 19 (3.35%) VB.NET
8 14 (2.47%) C++
9 13 (2.29%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.12%) TypeScript
11 11 (1.94%) C
12 7 (1.23%) Python
13 6 (1.06%) PHP
14 5 (0.88%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.88%) Ruby
14 5 (0.88%) XPath
14 5 (0.88%) XQuery
15 3 (0.53%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.53%) Groovy
15 3 (0.53%) XAML
Qualifications
1 49 (8.64%) Degree
2 9 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.88%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.53%) ISEB
5 3 (0.53%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.35%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.35%) MCP
6 2 (0.35%) MCSD
7 1 (0.18%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.18%) MBCS
7 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.88%) QA
2 23 (4.06%) SLA
3 5 (0.88%) WAI
4 3 (0.53%) PMO
5 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.18%) GDPR
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (6.88%) Active Directory
2 32 (5.64%) Docker
3 9 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.53%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 22 (3.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 19 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (2.29%) Kubernetes
3 13 (2.29%) Puppet
4 3 (0.53%) Ansible
5 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 164 (28.92%) Oracle
2 136 (23.99%) Microsoft
3 81 (14.29%) Sybase
4 38 (6.70%) SAP
5 34 (6.00%) IBM
6 26 (4.59%) Google
7 25 (4.41%) Sitecore
8 13 (2.29%) ION Trading
9 9 (1.59%) VMware
10 8 (1.41%) Xamarin
11 7 (1.23%) Appcelerator
12 5 (0.88%) Hyperion
12 5 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.53%) Intel
13 3 (0.53%) NetApp
13 3 (0.53%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.35%) BEA
14 2 (0.35%) HP
14 2 (0.35%) Pega
14 2 (0.35%) Vitria