Period
to 11 April 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 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

N-Tier
UK
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 624 853 880
Rank change year-on-year +229 +27 -15
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 230 138 242
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.31% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 220 128 209
10th Percentile £43,750 £46,250 £39,800
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £81,250 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +35.42% - +20.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £75,625 £82,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +22.22%

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 32,717 43,836 58,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.50% 38.59% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23,312 34,125 44,860
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £29,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £39,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 11 April 2021.

Salary histogram for N-Tier in the UK

N-Tier
Top 13 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 11 April 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 +238 226 £82,500 +32.00% 24
London +215 144 £87,500 +18.64% 10
UK excluding London +109 82 £52,500 -4.55% 15
South West +25 38 £50,000 -16.67%
Work from Home -94 33 £75,000 +30.43% 1
South East +67 16 £55,000 +4.76% 7
North of England +38 13 £37,500 -38.78% 6
West Midlands +41 12 £75,000 +20.00% 1
Midlands +39 12 £75,000 +20.00% 1
North West +35 7 £40,000 -33.33% 4
North East - 5 £35,000 - 1
East of England +59 3 £53,750 -
Yorkshire +17 1 £42,500 -32.00% 1

For the 6 months to 11 April 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.

1 217 (94.35%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (83.91%) JavaScript
3 175 (76.09%) SQL
3 175 (76.09%) Microservices
4 164 (71.30%) CSS
5 161 (70.00%) .NET
6 158 (68.70%) React
7 157 (68.26%) C#
8 147 (63.91%) MVC
9 145 (63.04%) SOA
10 141 (61.30%) DevOps
11 139 (60.43%) Azure
12 136 (59.13%) Test Automation
12 136 (59.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 135 (58.70%) jQuery
14 128 (55.65%) ASP.NET Web API
15 126 (54.78%) Continuous Integration
16 125 (54.35%) Entity Framework
17 123 (53.48%) Web Services
18 122 (53.04%) UML
19 120 (52.17%) .NET Framework
20 108 (46.96%) SQL Server
21 107 (46.52%) OO
22 106 (46.09%) .NET Core
23 105 (45.65%) Degree
24 100 (43.48%) Team Foundation Server
24 100 (43.48%) T-SQL
25 99 (43.04%) Visual Studio Team System
26 95 (41.30%) SOLID
26 95 (41.30%) Deployment 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 89 (38.70%) SharePoint
2 22 (9.57%) Confluence
3 13 (5.65%) Tomcat
4 11 (4.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (2.17%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.87%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (9.57%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (4.78%) InVision
Business Applications
1 80 (34.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (6.52%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 139 (60.43%) Azure
2 82 (35.65%) PaaS
3 67 (29.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 57 (24.78%) AWS
5 16 (6.96%) Serverless
6 14 (6.09%) Azure Functions
7 8 (3.48%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.87%) Amazon ECS
9 2 (0.87%) Apigee
9 2 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.87%) IaaS
9 2 (0.87%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.17%) Internet
1 5 (2.17%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (46.96%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.91%) MongoDB
3 30 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 29 (12.61%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (12.17%) MySQL
6 15 (6.52%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.91%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (2.17%) Big Data
9 4 (1.74%) Geospatial Data
9 4 (1.74%) GIS
9 4 (1.74%) JasperReports
9 4 (1.74%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.87%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.87%) Redis
11 1 (0.43%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 100 (43.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 99 (43.04%) Visual Studio Team System
3 54 (23.48%) Git (software)
4 34 (14.78%) Maven
5 28 (12.17%) Gradle
6 26 (11.30%) JIRA
7 25 (10.87%) Jenkins
8 24 (10.43%) Artifactory
9 22 (9.57%) Mocha
10 21 (9.13%) JUnit
10 21 (9.13%) Mockito
11 15 (6.52%) Flyway
12 11 (4.78%) Selenium
13 6 (2.61%) Ant
13 6 (2.61%) IntelliJ
14 5 (2.17%) MSTest
15 4 (1.74%) Liquibase
15 4 (1.74%) NUnit
16 2 (0.87%) GitLab
16 2 (0.87%) Moq
General
1 55 (23.91%) Finance
2 27 (11.74%) Back Office
3 22 (9.57%) Banking
4 8 (3.48%) Front Office
5 5 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.17%) Online Betting
6 4 (1.74%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.30%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.30%) Retail
8 2 (0.87%) French Language
8 2 (0.87%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) Social Housing
9 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 186 (80.87%) Developer
2 91 (39.57%) C# Developer
3 79 (34.35%) Azure Developer
4 74 (32.17%) Senior Developer
5 68 (29.57%) Senior C# Developer
6 59 (25.65%) .NET Developer
7 49 (21.30%) C# .NET Developer
8 43 (18.70%) Senior .NET Developer
9 42 (18.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 42 (18.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 42 (18.26%) Senior SQL Developer
9 42 (18.26%) SQL Developer
10 33 (14.35%) Software Developer
11 30 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
11 30 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
12 24 (10.43%) Architect
12 24 (10.43%) Java Developer
13 20 (8.70%) Digital Developer
13 20 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
14 16 (6.96%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (71.30%) CSS
2 161 (70.00%) .NET
3 158 (68.70%) React
4 136 (59.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 135 (58.70%) jQuery
6 128 (55.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 125 (54.35%) Entity Framework
8 123 (53.48%) Web Services
9 120 (52.17%) .NET Framework
10 106 (46.09%) .NET Core
11 50 (21.74%) HTML
12 49 (21.30%) Node.js
13 42 (18.26%) AngularJS
14 32 (13.91%) RESTful
14 32 (13.91%) Spring
15 26 (11.30%) REST
16 21 (9.13%) SOAP
16 21 (9.13%) Vue.js
17 18 (7.83%) JSP
18 17 (7.39%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 81 (35.22%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (18.26%) Reinsurance
3 19 (8.26%) User Experience
4 15 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.91%) Client/Server
5 9 (3.91%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.61%) Blog
6 6 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (2.17%) Internet of Things
7 5 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.17%) Social Media
8 2 (0.87%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.87%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (94.35%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (76.09%) Microservices
3 147 (63.91%) MVC
4 145 (63.04%) SOA
5 141 (61.30%) DevOps
6 136 (59.13%) Test Automation
7 126 (54.78%) Continuous Integration
8 122 (53.04%) UML
9 107 (46.52%) OO
10 95 (41.30%) Deployment Automation
10 95 (41.30%) SOLID
11 91 (39.57%) Mentoring
12 86 (37.39%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 80 (34.78%) CRM
14 71 (30.87%) Scrum
15 69 (30.00%) Migration
16 51 (22.17%) Computer Science
17 49 (21.30%) Unit Testing
18 42 (18.26%) Problem-Solving
19 39 (16.96%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 193 (83.91%) JavaScript
2 175 (76.09%) SQL
3 157 (68.26%) C#
4 100 (43.48%) T-SQL
5 81 (35.22%) PowerShell
6 52 (22.61%) Java
7 32 (13.91%) Java 8
8 27 (11.74%) TypeScript
9 11 (4.78%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.48%) C
11 2 (0.87%) C++
11 2 (0.87%) XAML
12 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 105 (45.65%) Degree
2 22 (9.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 19 (8.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (3.48%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.04%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.61%) QA
2 5 (2.17%) GRC
3 1 (0.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 28 (12.17%) Docker
2 5 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 81 (35.22%) Terraform
2 66 (28.70%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (12.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 86 (37.39%) Nintex
2 56 (24.35%) Microsoft
3 23 (10.00%) IBM
4 15 (6.52%) Oracle
4 15 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (6.52%) Sparx
5 5 (2.17%) BiZZdesign
5 5 (2.17%) Citrix
5 5 (2.17%) VMware
6 4 (1.74%) Google
7 1 (0.43%) Pega