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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

N-Tier
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 562 554 504
Rank change year-on-year -8 -50  
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 304 454 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 1.06% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 262 404 502
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,000 £77,500
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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32712 42657 42069
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.39% 41.03% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26358 34062 33244
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,340 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for N-Tier in the UK

N-Tier
Top 30 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 3 months to 28 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
England -16 291 £50,000 +7.52% 28
London +61 134 £75,000 +38.88% 8
North West -36 45 £41,250 -13.15% 7
City of London +56 38 £77,500 +28.09% 1
South East -2 30 £41,000 -3.52% 6
Manchester -57 27 £47,500 - 3
East of England +25 24 £50,000 +11.11%
Essex - 22 £50,000 -
South West +13 19 £45,000 +2.27% 2
West Midlands +22 18 £60,000 +26.31%
Colchester - 16 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +15 15 £47,500 - 4
Oxfordshire +13 13 £56,250 +2.27% 1
West Yorkshire +10 12 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Leeds +9 12 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Staffordshire +2 12 £63,750 +50.00%
Cheshire +9 11 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Stoke-on-Trent -6 10 £63,750 +50.00%
Bristol -10 8 £77,500 +72.22% 1
Oxford - 8 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf - 7 £75,000 -
Merseyside - 7 £32,500 - 1
Hampshire -9 6 £35,000 - 2
West Sussex - 6 £41,000 - 2
Liverpool - 6 £31,250 - 1
Surrey +42 5 £52,500 -8.69% 1
East Midlands +1 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Winchester -2 5 £35,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £45,000 -
Worthing - 4 £41,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 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 with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 340 (61.82%) .NET
2 310 (56.36%) C#
3 259 (47.09%) Agile Software Development
4 247 (44.91%) SQL
5 240 (43.64%) SQL Server
6 189 (34.36%) CSS
6 189 (34.36%) MVC
7 185 (33.64%) HTML
8 179 (32.55%) JavaScript
8 179 (32.55%) SOA
9 168 (30.55%) ASP.NET
10 147 (26.73%) Web Services
11 141 (25.64%) Finance
12 140 (25.45%) Java
13 132 (24.00%) jQuery
14 127 (23.09%) Microsoft
15 121 (22.00%) OO
16 120 (21.82%) TDD
17 118 (21.45%) ASP.NET Web API
18 112 (20.36%) .NET Framework
19 105 (19.09%) XML
20 103 (18.73%) Degree
21 91 (16.55%) Computer Science
21 91 (16.55%) OOP
21 91 (16.55%) Oracle
22 87 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
23 85 (15.45%) Windows
24 76 (13.82%) Linux
25 74 (13.45%) Enterprise Software
26 73 (13.27%) HTML5

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 44 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 42 (7.64%) SharePoint
3 35 (6.36%) CMS
4 18 (3.27%) WebSphere
5 16 (2.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (2.55%) IIS
7 13 (2.36%) JBoss
8 9 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (1.45%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.27%) Confluence
11 6 (1.09%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.91%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.73%) WebSphere Portal
13 4 (0.73%) WordPress
14 3 (0.55%) nginx
15 2 (0.36%) Apache
15 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.36%) K2 blackpearl
15 2 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 52 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.55%) MS Office
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.73%) HFM
2 4 (0.73%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (0.73%) Magento
3 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 65 (11.82%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (6.55%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (3.82%) GitHub
5 19 (3.45%) SaaS
6 16 (2.91%) Office 365
7 6 (1.09%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.55%) IaaS
8 3 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (7.82%) HTTP
2 16 (2.91%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.55%) Internet
4 12 (2.18%) Firewall
5 9 (1.64%) SSL
6 8 (1.45%) DHCP
6 8 (1.45%) DNS
7 7 (1.27%) DMZ
8 5 (0.91%) Value-Added Service
9 3 (0.55%) FTP
9 3 (0.55%) LDAP
9 3 (0.55%) SAN
9 3 (0.55%) SMTP
9 3 (0.55%) SSH
9 3 (0.55%) Structured Cabling
9 3 (0.55%) Telnet
10 2 (0.36%) LAN
10 2 (0.36%) Skype
10 2 (0.36%) VoIP
10 2 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (43.64%) SQL Server
2 70 (12.73%) Relational Database
3 67 (12.18%) RDBMS
4 60 (10.91%) NoSQL
5 43 (7.82%) MySQL
6 41 (7.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 37 (6.73%) Data Warehouse
8 32 (5.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 30 (5.45%) Oracle Database
9 30 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
10 29 (5.27%) SQL Server 2016
11 21 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 20 (3.64%) Neo4j
13 18 (3.27%) MongoDB
14 13 (2.36%) Riak
14 13 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (2.18%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (2.18%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
16 9 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 59 (10.73%) Git (software)
2 55 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 39 (7.09%) Selenium
4 35 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (4.55%) JUnit
6 24 (4.36%) JIRA
6 24 (4.36%) webpack
7 23 (4.18%) Jenkins
7 23 (4.18%) Subversion
8 19 (3.45%) gulp
9 18 (3.27%) NUnit
9 18 (3.27%) TeamCity
10 15 (2.73%) SoapUI
11 11 (2.00%) Hudson
12 10 (1.82%) Maven
13 9 (1.64%) Grunt
14 8 (1.45%) Ant
15 7 (1.27%) JIRA Agile
15 7 (1.27%) JMeter
16 6 (1.09%) MSTest
General
1 141 (25.64%) Finance
2 54 (9.82%) Banking
2 54 (9.82%) Marketing
3 33 (6.00%) Publishing
4 31 (5.64%) Investment Banking
5 9 (1.64%) Front Office
5 9 (1.64%) Games
5 9 (1.64%) Retail
5 9 (1.64%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.91%) Prime Brokerage
7 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.36%) Automotive
8 2 (0.36%) Electronics
9 1 (0.18%) Advertising
9 1 (0.18%) Back Office
9 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.18%) Legal
9 1 (0.18%) Military
9 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 296 (53.82%) Developer
2 122 (22.18%) Architect
3 121 (22.00%) .NET Developer
4 104 (18.91%) C# Developer
5 73 (13.27%) Senior Developer
6 72 (13.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 60 (10.91%) Java Developer
8 57 (10.36%) Solutions Architect
9 48 (8.73%) Software Developer
10 39 (7.09%) ASP.NET Developer
11 38 (6.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 37 (6.73%) AWS Architect
13 36 (6.55%) Technical Architect
14 32 (5.82%) Senior Architect
15 30 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
15 30 (5.45%) SQL Developer
16 27 (4.91%) Senior Solutions Architect
16 27 (4.91%) Software Engineer
17 26 (4.73%) Team Leader
18 23 (4.18%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (61.82%) .NET
2 189 (34.36%) CSS
3 185 (33.64%) HTML
4 168 (30.55%) ASP.NET
5 147 (26.73%) Web Services
6 132 (24.00%) jQuery
7 118 (21.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 112 (20.36%) .NET Framework
9 105 (19.09%) XML
10 73 (13.27%) HTML5
11 70 (12.73%) WCF
12 69 (12.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 67 (12.18%) AngularJS
14 59 (10.73%) SOAP
15 55 (10.00%) Entity Framework
15 55 (10.00%) WPF
16 42 (7.64%) RESTful
17 38 (6.91%) REST
17 38 (6.91%) WinForms
18 37 (6.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 91 (16.55%) Computer Science
2 74 (13.45%) Enterprise Software
3 60 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (5.64%) Client/Server
5 23 (4.18%) iPad
6 22 (4.00%) Blog
7 19 (3.45%) New Media
8 17 (3.09%) Data Centre
9 15 (2.73%) Management Information System
10 13 (2.36%) Derivative
11 12 (2.18%) Clustering
12 11 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (1.82%) User Experience
14 9 (1.64%) Mobile App
15 8 (1.45%) Fixed Income
15 8 (1.45%) W3C
16 7 (1.27%) Equities
17 6 (1.09%) Online Games
18 5 (0.91%) Algorithms
18 5 (0.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 85 (15.45%) Windows
2 76 (13.82%) Linux
3 44 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 32 (5.82%) Unix
5 23 (4.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.82%) Android
8 9 (1.64%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.27%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.91%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.73%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.73%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.73%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.18%) Solaris
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (47.09%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (34.36%) MVC
3 179 (32.55%) SOA
4 121 (22.00%) OO
5 120 (21.82%) TDD
6 91 (16.55%) OOP
7 87 (15.82%) Continuous Integration
8 71 (12.91%) Scrum
9 60 (10.91%) Mentoring
9 60 (10.91%) SOLID
10 57 (10.36%) Web Development
11 53 (9.64%) Open Source
12 48 (8.73%) DevOps
12 48 (8.73%) UML
13 46 (8.36%) SDLC
13 46 (8.36%) Unit Testing
14 44 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
15 42 (7.64%) Software Architecture
15 42 (7.64%) Software Engineering
16 40 (7.27%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 310 (56.36%) C#
2 247 (44.91%) SQL
3 179 (32.55%) JavaScript
4 140 (25.45%) Java
5 49 (8.91%) T-SQL
6 35 (6.36%) VB.NET
7 34 (6.18%) PHP
8 24 (4.36%) PL/SQL
9 21 (3.82%) C++
10 19 (3.45%) VBA
11 18 (3.27%) VB
12 16 (2.91%) TypeScript
13 13 (2.36%) Erlang
14 12 (2.18%) Ruby
15 10 (1.82%) C
15 10 (1.82%) Python
16 9 (1.64%) Scala
17 7 (1.27%) Jython
18 5 (0.91%) F#
18 5 (0.91%) XAML
Qualifications
1 103 (18.73%) Degree
2 21 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.91%) MCITP
5 5 (0.91%) MCSE
5 5 (0.91%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.36%) ISEB
6 2 (0.36%) PhD
7 1 (0.18%) IISP
7 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.18%) QA
2 16 (2.91%) SLA
3 14 (2.55%) WAI
4 7 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (3.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.91%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.91%) Terminal Services
3 5 (0.91%) vCloud
3 5 (0.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (0.91%) vSphere
4 4 (0.73%) Docker
5 3 (0.55%) NFS
5 3 (0.55%) Samba
6 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 15 (2.73%) Puppet
2 13 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.09%) Capistrano
4 5 (0.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 4 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.55%) Ansible
6 3 (0.55%) Terraform
7 1 (0.18%) WMI
Vendors
1 127 (23.09%) Microsoft
2 91 (16.55%) Oracle
3 43 (7.82%) IBM
4 12 (2.18%) Atlassian
4 12 (2.18%) Google
4 12 (2.18%) Red Hat
5 10 (1.82%) VMware
5 10 (1.82%) Xamarin
6 9 (1.64%) Cognizant
7 5 (0.91%) Cisco
7 5 (0.91%) HP
7 5 (0.91%) Veritas
8 4 (0.73%) Facebook
8 4 (0.73%) Hyperion
8 4 (0.73%) Pega
8 4 (0.73%) SAP
8 4 (0.73%) Solace
8 4 (0.73%) TOWER Software
9 3 (0.55%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.36%) Telerik
Selby, North Yorkshire
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + company benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + flexi-time, home working, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sytel Reply
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Widnes, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 36 days holiday + more
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + 7.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago