Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

N-Tier
UK
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 828 767 711
Rank change year-on-year -61 -56 -135
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 289 463 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.65% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 247 366 423
UK median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,500 £82,500 £79,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +23.53% -10.53% +5.56%

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 63,135 70,760 69,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.93% 40.19% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 48,283 55,391 56,476
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.99%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 2019. 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 -73 270 £57,500 +27.78% 71
UK excluding London -45 173 £52,500 +23.53% 61
London -26 110 £80,000 +28.00% 18
South East -15 85 £56,000 +40.00% 13
North of England +20 37 £45,000 - 28
North West +15 23 £45,000 - 21
East of England +43 19 £45,000 -30.77% 5
South West +14 17 £45,000 -2.70% 5
Yorkshire +20 9 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Northern Ireland -7 7 £50,000 -23.08% 4
North East - 7 £55,000 - 3
West Midlands +15 5 £57,500 +2.22% 1
Midlands +13 5 £57,500 +32.95% 2
Wales +7 2 £65,000 +67.74% 2
Scotland +7 2 £75,500 -5.63% 2

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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.

1 194 (67.13%) C#
2 192 (66.44%) .NET
3 188 (65.05%) Agile Software Development
4 170 (58.82%) SQL
5 148 (51.21%) JavaScript
6 135 (46.71%) MVC
7 119 (41.18%) CSS
8 114 (39.45%) SQL Server
9 113 (39.10%) Web Services
10 111 (38.41%) SOA
10 111 (38.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 98 (33.91%) jQuery
12 93 (32.18%) Microsoft Azure
13 87 (30.10%) T-SQL
14 86 (29.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 85 (29.41%) Microsoft
16 79 (27.34%) OO
16 79 (27.34%) Waterfall
17 78 (26.99%) Microservices
17 78 (26.99%) .NET Framework
18 76 (26.30%) Finance
18 76 (26.30%) Amazon AWS
19 74 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
20 73 (25.26%) React
21 72 (24.91%) HTML
22 70 (24.22%) Entity Framework
23 68 (23.53%) Test Automation
24 61 (21.11%) TOGAF
24 61 (21.11%) ASP.NET
25 56 (19.38%) Java

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 50 (17.30%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (4.84%) Apache
4 11 (3.81%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.77%) nginx
5 8 (2.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 7 (2.42%) CMS
7 3 (1.04%) IIS
7 3 (1.04%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.35%) Confluence
9 1 (0.35%) JBoss
9 1 (0.35%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.35%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (1.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.69%) Acrobat
2 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.35%) HipChat
3 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 41 (14.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 93 (32.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (26.30%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (5.19%) SaaS
4 8 (2.77%) Office 365
5 5 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.35%) GitHub
7 1 (0.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.92%) Intranet
2 19 (6.57%) Extranet
3 15 (5.19%) Internet
4 14 (4.84%) HTTP
5 11 (3.81%) Firewall
6 8 (2.77%) SSL
6 8 (2.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (39.45%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.07%) Relational Database
3 27 (9.34%) NoSQL
4 22 (7.61%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (6.57%) Oracle Database
5 19 (6.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 16 (5.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (4.84%) OLTP
9 13 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (4.15%) SQL Server 2016
11 11 (3.81%) MongoDB
11 11 (3.81%) MySQL
12 9 (3.11%) Big Data
13 7 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (2.08%) Couchbase
15 5 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
17 3 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
17 3 (1.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (17.65%) Visual Studio Team System
2 49 (16.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 27 (9.34%) Visual Studio
5 20 (6.92%) NUnit
6 19 (6.57%) Jenkins
7 15 (5.19%) Selenium
8 13 (4.50%) Subversion
9 9 (3.11%) JIRA
10 8 (2.77%) JUnit
11 5 (1.73%) TortoiseSVN
12 4 (1.38%) HP UFT
12 4 (1.38%) SpecFlow
12 4 (1.38%) TeamCity
13 3 (1.04%) Jasmine
13 3 (1.04%) MSTest
14 2 (0.69%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.69%) Protractor
14 2 (0.69%) Rational DOORS
14 2 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 76 (26.30%) Finance
2 12 (4.15%) Banking
2 12 (4.15%) Marketing
3 10 (3.46%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.11%) Retail
5 5 (1.73%) Electronics
5 5 (1.73%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.38%) Back Office
6 4 (1.38%) Games
7 3 (1.04%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.69%) Automotive
8 2 (0.69%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) Front Office
9 1 (0.35%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 153 (52.94%) Developer
2 68 (23.53%) Architect
3 62 (21.45%) .NET Developer
4 59 (20.42%) Solutions Architect
5 57 (19.72%) C# Developer
6 39 (13.49%) Senior Developer
7 32 (11.07%) C# .NET Developer
8 29 (10.03%) SOA Architect
9 26 (9.00%) .NET Architect
10 24 (8.30%) Software Engineer
11 23 (7.96%) .NET Solutions Architect
12 20 (6.92%) Azure Architect
13 15 (5.19%) Analyst
13 15 (5.19%) Applications Developer
13 15 (5.19%) Java Developer
13 15 (5.19%) Senior .NET Developer
14 14 (4.84%) .NET Software Engineer
15 13 (4.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 11 (3.81%) ASP.NET Developer
16 11 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (66.44%) .NET
2 119 (41.18%) CSS
3 113 (39.10%) Web Services
4 111 (38.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 98 (33.91%) jQuery
6 86 (29.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 78 (26.99%) .NET Framework
8 73 (25.26%) React
9 72 (24.91%) HTML
10 70 (24.22%) Entity Framework
11 61 (21.11%) ASP.NET
12 49 (16.96%) AngularJS
13 47 (16.26%) HTML5
14 45 (15.57%) .NET Core
15 39 (13.49%) ASP.NET MVC
16 33 (11.42%) WCF
16 33 (11.42%) XML
17 24 (8.30%) REST
18 21 (7.27%) WinForms
19 18 (6.23%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.42%) Enterprise Software
2 28 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.23%) User Experience
4 16 (5.54%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.81%) Data Centre
6 9 (3.11%) Fintech
7 8 (2.77%) Augmented Reality
7 8 (2.77%) Clustering
7 8 (2.77%) HACMP
8 7 (2.42%) W3C
9 6 (2.08%) Blog
9 6 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.73%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.04%) Replication
12 2 (0.69%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.69%) Online Gambling
12 2 (0.69%) Online Games
12 2 (0.69%) Robotics
13 1 (0.35%) Self-Motivation
13 1 (0.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.84%) Linux
2 21 (7.27%) Windows
3 19 (6.57%) Unix
4 16 (5.54%) AIX
4 16 (5.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.11%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.77%) Solaris
7 2 (0.69%) Android
7 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (65.05%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (46.71%) MVC
3 111 (38.41%) SOA
4 79 (27.34%) OO
4 79 (27.34%) Waterfall
5 78 (26.99%) Microservices
6 74 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
7 68 (23.53%) Test Automation
8 61 (21.11%) TOGAF
9 55 (19.03%) UML
10 53 (18.34%) MODAF
10 53 (18.34%) Zachman Framework
11 49 (16.96%) Mentoring
12 47 (16.26%) SOLID
13 46 (15.92%) Deployment Automation
14 43 (14.88%) CRM
14 43 (14.88%) Unit Testing
15 41 (14.19%) Software Engineering
16 36 (12.46%) Technical Architecture
17 34 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 194 (67.13%) C#
2 170 (58.82%) SQL
3 148 (51.21%) JavaScript
4 87 (30.10%) T-SQL
5 56 (19.38%) Java
6 27 (9.34%) PL/SQL
7 18 (6.23%) TypeScript
8 13 (4.50%) Python
9 12 (4.15%) Perl
10 11 (3.81%) C
10 11 (3.81%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.11%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.08%) PHP
13 3 (1.04%) C++
14 2 (0.69%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.69%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.69%) Scala
15 1 (0.35%) Java 8
15 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (17.65%) Degree
2 22 (7.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (5.19%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.77%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (2.42%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.08%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.65%) QA
2 4 (1.38%) PMO
3 3 (1.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (4.15%) Docker
2 8 (2.77%) GPFS
2 8 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (5.88%) Ansible
2 8 (2.77%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.77%) Puppet
3 4 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.04%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 85 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.19%) Nintex
3 37 (12.80%) Oracle
4 11 (3.81%) Intel
5 9 (3.11%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.77%) NetApp
6 8 (2.77%) VMware
7 6 (2.08%) Google
8 5 (1.73%) SAP
9 3 (1.04%) Adobe
9 3 (1.04%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.69%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.35%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.35%) Telerik
11 1 (0.35%) WSO2