Period
to 17 January 2021

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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

N-Tier
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 595 865 809
Rank change year-on-year +270 -56 -76
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 162 150 317
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.31% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 183 142 283
Median annual salary £80,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +13.04% +27.78%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £36,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £88,625 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +23.53%

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 23,768 48,548 59,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.40% 38.49% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18,582 37,702 46,176
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,375
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +4.65%

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for N-Tier in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing N-Tier.

Salary trend for N-Tier in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing N-Tier over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

Salary histogram for N-Tier in the UK

N-Tier
Top 11 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 17 January 2021. 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 +285 161 £80,000 +23.08% 30
London +228 104 £82,500 +7.49% 11
UK excluding London +204 57 £50,000 - 19
Work from Home -21 37 £75,000 -5.36% 3
South West +114 35 £49,500 -17.50% 4
Midlands +88 7 £75,000 +30.43%
West Midlands +77 7 £75,000 +20.00%
North West +74 7 £37,500 -34.78% 8
North of England +67 7 £37,500 -21.05% 9
South East +144 6 £55,000 +15.79% 4
East of England +99 2 £57,500 +4.55% 2

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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.

1 147 (90.74%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (82.10%) JavaScript
3 130 (80.25%) CSS
4 120 (74.07%) SQL
5 118 (72.84%) Microservices
6 110 (67.90%) .NET
7 106 (65.43%) DevOps
8 99 (61.11%) Azure
9 96 (59.26%) MVC
10 95 (58.64%) C#
11 93 (57.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 92 (56.79%) React
13 91 (56.17%) Continuous Integration
14 83 (51.23%) Test Automation
15 82 (50.62%) jQuery
16 81 (50.00%) SOA
16 81 (50.00%) .NET Framework
17 80 (49.38%) Entity Framework
17 80 (49.38%) ASP.NET Web API
18 76 (46.91%) OO
19 68 (41.98%) .NET Core
20 67 (41.36%) UML
21 66 (40.74%) Mentoring
22 63 (38.89%) Web Services
23 62 (38.27%) AWS
23 62 (38.27%) Deployment Automation
24 59 (36.42%) SOLID
24 59 (36.42%) SQL Server
25 55 (33.95%) T-SQL
25 55 (33.95%) SharePoint

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 55 (33.95%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.70%) Confluence
3 5 (3.09%) Apache
3 5 (3.09%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.85%) InVision
Business Applications
1 40 (24.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (10.49%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 99 (61.11%) Azure
2 62 (38.27%) AWS
3 48 (29.63%) PaaS
4 26 (16.05%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (9.26%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.85%) GCP
7 2 (1.23%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (1.23%) Apigee
7 2 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.23%) IaaS
7 2 (1.23%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.94%) HTTP
2 3 (1.85%) DNS
2 3 (1.85%) SSH
2 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (36.42%) SQL Server
2 32 (19.75%) MySQL
2 32 (19.75%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (17.90%) Relational Database
4 19 (11.73%) NoSQL
5 10 (6.17%) MongoDB
6 9 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (3.09%) Redis
8 3 (1.85%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.23%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.62%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.62%) GIS
10 1 (0.62%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 54 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (32.10%) Visual Studio Team System
3 45 (27.78%) Git (software)
4 18 (11.11%) Flyway
5 14 (8.64%) Maven
6 13 (8.02%) Gradle
7 11 (6.79%) JUnit
7 11 (6.79%) Mockito
8 8 (4.94%) Artifactory
8 8 (4.94%) Jenkins
9 7 (4.32%) Ant
9 7 (4.32%) JIRA
10 6 (3.70%) Mocha
11 5 (3.09%) IntelliJ
12 4 (2.47%) Liquibase
12 4 (2.47%) MSTest
12 4 (2.47%) NUnit
13 3 (1.85%) Selenium
14 2 (1.23%) GitLab
14 2 (1.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 48 (29.63%) Finance
2 27 (16.67%) Back Office
3 15 (9.26%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.70%) Banking
5 3 (1.85%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.85%) Legal
6 2 (1.23%) Front Office
6 2 (1.23%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.23%) Retail
7 1 (0.62%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 109 (67.28%) Developer
2 50 (30.86%) C# Developer
3 44 (27.16%) Senior Developer
4 40 (24.69%) Azure Developer
4 40 (24.69%) Senior C# Developer
5 38 (23.46%) Architect
6 34 (20.99%) .NET Developer
7 30 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 28 (17.28%) SQL Developer
9 27 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 26 (16.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 26 (16.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 26 (16.05%) Senior SQL Developer
11 25 (15.43%) Lead Architect
12 22 (13.58%) JavaScript Developer
13 20 (12.35%) Solutions Architect
14 19 (11.73%) Digital Architect
14 19 (11.73%) Software Developer
15 17 (10.49%) Digital Solutions Architect
16 15 (9.26%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (80.25%) CSS
2 110 (67.90%) .NET
3 93 (57.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 92 (56.79%) React
5 82 (50.62%) jQuery
6 81 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 80 (49.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 80 (49.38%) Entity Framework
8 68 (41.98%) .NET Core
9 63 (38.89%) Web Services
10 42 (25.93%) HTML
11 28 (17.28%) Node.js
11 28 (17.28%) RESTful
12 23 (14.20%) JSP
13 19 (11.73%) AngularJS
13 19 (11.73%) Express
14 18 (11.11%) Redux
14 18 (11.11%) Servlets
14 18 (11.11%) XML
15 16 (9.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (16.05%) Reinsurance
3 20 (12.35%) User Experience
4 18 (11.11%) Client/Server
5 7 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.85%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.85%) Replication
7 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.23%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.23%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.56%) Linux
2 3 (1.85%) Debian
2 3 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (90.74%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (72.84%) Microservices
3 106 (65.43%) DevOps
4 96 (59.26%) MVC
5 91 (56.17%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (51.23%) Test Automation
7 81 (50.00%) SOA
8 76 (46.91%) OO
9 67 (41.36%) UML
10 66 (40.74%) Mentoring
11 62 (38.27%) Deployment Automation
12 59 (36.42%) SOLID
13 53 (32.72%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
14 45 (27.78%) Scrum
15 44 (27.16%) Migration
16 40 (24.69%) CRM
16 40 (24.69%) Unit Testing
17 38 (23.46%) Waterfall
18 30 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
19 24 (14.81%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 133 (82.10%) JavaScript
2 120 (74.07%) SQL
3 95 (58.64%) C#
4 55 (33.95%) T-SQL
5 50 (30.86%) PowerShell
6 37 (22.84%) Java
7 31 (19.14%) TypeScript
8 14 (8.64%) Java 8
9 6 (3.70%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.85%) Perl
10 3 (1.85%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.85%) Python
11 2 (1.23%) C++
12 1 (0.62%) XAML
Qualifications
1 43 (26.54%) Degree
2 6 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (7.41%) Docker
2 3 (1.85%) zsh
Systems Management
1 51 (31.48%) Terraform
2 26 (16.05%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (9.26%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.85%) Grafana
4 3 (1.85%) Munin
Vendors
1 53 (32.72%) Nintex
2 22 (13.58%) Microsoft
3 18 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (10.49%) Sparx
5 15 (9.26%) Pega
6 6 (3.70%) IBM
7 5 (3.09%) Oracle
8 1 (0.62%) Google