Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

N-Tier
UK
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 882 650 643
Rank change year-on-year -232 -7 -105
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 302 582 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.80% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 261 493 704
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £84,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

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 74,814 72,727 87,956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.05% 42.62% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 58,216 58,548 71,203
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +6.52%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £84,438 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +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 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 2018. 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 -235 288 £52,500 +5.00% 73
UK excluding London -126 192 £50,000 +11.11% 63
London -148 110 £63,750 -5.56% 18
South East +13 92 £46,250 +12.80% 16
North of England -81 56 £52,500 +23.53% 23
North West -71 32 £51,250 +13.89% 18
Yorkshire +17 22 £52,500 +23.53% 3
Midlands -21 16 £45,000 -18.18% 9
West Midlands -14 14 £54,000 -10.00% 3
East of England -27 9 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 9 £65,000 - 1
Wales -3 5 £50,000 +33.33%
South West -42 5 £48,750 +8.33% 6
East Midlands -7 2 £38,750 -8.82% 6
North East -25 2 £32,500 -23.53% 2

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT jobs citing N-Tier also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 200 (66.23%) .NET
2 195 (64.57%) C#
3 191 (63.25%) Agile Software Development
4 168 (55.63%) JavaScript
5 137 (45.36%) SQL Server
6 133 (44.04%) SQL
7 125 (41.39%) CSS
8 115 (38.08%) HTML
9 112 (37.09%) Finance
10 108 (35.76%) MVC
11 92 (30.46%) ASP.NET
12 81 (26.82%) jQuery
13 80 (26.49%) Java
14 78 (25.83%) Microsoft
15 74 (24.50%) SOA
15 74 (24.50%) ASP.NET Web API
16 72 (23.84%) Web Services
17 71 (23.51%) AngularJS
18 68 (22.52%) OO
19 62 (20.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 62 (20.53%) Microsoft Azure
20 61 (20.20%) ASP.NET MVC
21 59 (19.54%) HTML5
21 59 (19.54%) Scrum
22 56 (18.54%) Degree
23 53 (17.55%) Windows
24 51 (16.89%) XML
24 51 (16.89%) WCF
25 50 (16.56%) Software Engineering
26 49 (16.23%) Test Automation

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 17 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.32%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.66%) Apache
3 5 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.32%) CMS
4 4 (1.32%) JBoss
5 3 (0.99%) Apache Solr
5 3 (0.99%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (0.99%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.99%) WordPress
6 2 (0.66%) IIS
6 2 (0.66%) nginx
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.66%) Smallworld
6 2 (0.66%) Wowza Streaming Engine
7 1 (0.33%) Drupal
7 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.33%) Weka
Business Applications
1 13 (4.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.32%) HFM
3 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 62 (20.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (14.57%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (8.28%) SaaS
4 6 (1.99%) PaaS
5 5 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.99%) GitHub
8 2 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.66%) Datadog
8 2 (0.66%) IaaS
8 2 (0.66%) Serverless
8 2 (0.66%) Stackdriver
9 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.98%) LTE
2 6 (1.99%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.66%) Firewall
4 3 (0.99%) DNS
4 3 (0.99%) Intranet
4 3 (0.99%) SMS
4 3 (0.99%) SSL
4 3 (0.99%) Value-Added Service
5 2 (0.66%) DHCP
5 2 (0.66%) HTTP
5 2 (0.66%) Internet
5 2 (0.66%) NAS
5 2 (0.66%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.66%) SAN
5 2 (0.66%) Wireless
6 1 (0.33%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (45.36%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.28%) Big Data
3 21 (6.95%) NoSQL
4 14 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (3.97%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.65%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.65%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.32%) MySQL
8 7 (2.32%) Qlik Sense
8 7 (2.32%) QlikView
9 6 (1.99%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (1.66%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.32%) Blockchain
11 4 (1.32%) OLAP
11 4 (1.32%) OLTP
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 40 (13.25%) Git (software)
2 36 (11.92%) Visual Studio
3 35 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (6.29%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 11 (3.64%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (2.65%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.32%) Selenium
9 6 (1.99%) JUnit
10 5 (1.66%) NUnit
11 3 (0.99%) JMeter
11 3 (0.99%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.99%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.99%) Subversion
11 3 (0.99%) WebLOAD
12 2 (0.66%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (0.66%) Moq
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.66%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 112 (37.09%) Finance
2 35 (11.59%) Banking
3 24 (7.95%) Marketing
4 21 (6.95%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.64%) Retail
6 10 (3.31%) Electronics
6 10 (3.31%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.98%) Back Office
8 7 (2.32%) Front Office
8 7 (2.32%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.32%) French Language
9 4 (1.32%) German Language
9 4 (1.32%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.32%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.99%) Games
10 3 (0.99%) Prime Brokerage
11 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.33%) Advertising
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 164 (54.30%) Developer
2 85 (28.15%) C# Developer
3 82 (27.15%) .NET Developer
4 56 (18.54%) Software Developer
5 55 (18.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 51 (16.89%) Architect
7 40 (13.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 39 (12.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 38 (12.58%) C# Software Developer
10 33 (10.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 27 (8.94%) .NET Software Developer
12 25 (8.28%) Full Stack Developer
13 24 (7.95%) JavaScript Developer
13 24 (7.95%) Solutions Architect
14 23 (7.62%) Senior Developer
15 20 (6.62%) Software Engineer
16 15 (4.97%) Development Manager
17 14 (4.64%) Analyst
17 14 (4.64%) Technical Architect
18 13 (4.30%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (66.23%) .NET
2 125 (41.39%) CSS
3 115 (38.08%) HTML
4 92 (30.46%) ASP.NET
5 81 (26.82%) jQuery
6 74 (24.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 72 (23.84%) Web Services
8 71 (23.51%) AngularJS
9 62 (20.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 61 (20.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (19.54%) HTML5
12 51 (16.89%) WCF
12 51 (16.89%) XML
13 43 (14.24%) .NET Framework
14 34 (11.26%) React
15 33 (10.93%) Ajax
16 29 (9.60%) REST
17 28 (9.27%) Angular 2
18 25 (8.28%) RESTful
18 25 (8.28%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.90%) Computer Science
2 36 (11.92%) Greenfield Project
3 27 (8.94%) Mobile App
4 25 (8.28%) Smartphone
5 20 (6.62%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (4.30%) Fintech
8 12 (3.97%) Data Centre
9 11 (3.64%) Client/Server
9 11 (3.64%) Clustering
9 11 (3.64%) Management Information System
9 11 (3.64%) W3C
10 6 (1.99%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.66%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.66%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.66%) User Experience
12 4 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.32%) Equities
13 3 (0.99%) Derivative
13 3 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.55%) Windows
2 23 (7.62%) Linux
3 18 (5.96%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.31%) Android
5 8 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.32%) Unix
7 6 (1.99%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.99%) CentOS
9 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.66%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (63.25%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (35.76%) MVC
3 74 (24.50%) SOA
4 68 (22.52%) OO
5 59 (19.54%) Scrum
6 50 (16.56%) Software Engineering
7 49 (16.23%) Microservices
7 49 (16.23%) Test Automation
8 47 (15.56%) DevOps
9 44 (14.57%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (13.25%) Unit Testing
11 39 (12.91%) Mentoring
12 37 (12.25%) TDD
13 36 (11.92%) OOP
14 34 (11.26%) Web Development
15 28 (9.27%) Enterprise Architecture
16 26 (8.61%) Migration
16 26 (8.61%) TOGAF
17 25 (8.28%) Problem-Solving
18 24 (7.95%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 195 (64.57%) C#
2 168 (55.63%) JavaScript
3 133 (44.04%) SQL
4 80 (26.49%) Java
5 37 (12.25%) T-SQL
6 26 (8.61%) Python
7 20 (6.62%) VB.NET
8 16 (5.30%) PowerShell
9 13 (4.30%) Ruby
10 11 (3.64%) VB
11 10 (3.31%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.98%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.32%) C
13 7 (2.32%) TypeScript
13 7 (2.32%) VB6
14 5 (1.66%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.66%) C++
14 5 (1.66%) Perl
15 4 (1.32%) Java 8
16 3 (0.99%) JSX
Qualifications
1 56 (18.54%) Degree
2 23 (7.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (4.97%) Master's Degree
4 7 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.99%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (0.99%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.66%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.66%) MCITP
7 2 (0.66%) MCSA
7 2 (0.66%) MCSE
7 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.66%) RHCE
7 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.64%) QA
2 4 (1.32%) SLA
3 2 (0.66%) GCP
3 2 (0.66%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (5.63%) Docker
2 13 (4.30%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.66%) vCloud
3 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.66%) vSphere
4 1 (0.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (4.97%) Ansible
2 7 (2.32%) Puppet
3 5 (1.66%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.99%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.99%) Terraform
6 2 (0.66%) logstash
6 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.66%) PTC Integrity
7 1 (0.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 78 (25.83%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.94%) Oracle
3 18 (5.96%) Google
4 11 (3.64%) Nintex
5 10 (3.31%) IBM
5 10 (3.31%) SAP
6 7 (2.32%) Hyperion
6 7 (2.32%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.99%) AppDynamics
7 3 (0.99%) Cloudera
7 3 (0.99%) Dynatrace
8 2 (0.66%) Appcelerator
8 2 (0.66%) CenturyLink
8 2 (0.66%) Cisco
8 2 (0.66%) HP
8 2 (0.66%) New Relic
8 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.66%) Sybase
8 2 (0.66%) TOWER Software
8 2 (0.66%) VMware