The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 14 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Developer 13 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 13.27% 4.55% 6.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.83% 4.67% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Average salary £34,000 £38,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -24.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET Developer
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94 107 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 95.92% 97.27% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 60 63 87
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

.NET Developer
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Belfast region.

.NET Developer Salary Trend in Belfast

.NET Developer
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

.NET Developer Salary Histogram in Belfast

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (96.15%) ASP.NET
3 24 (92.31%) CSS
4 22 (84.62%) HTML
5 21 (80.77%) WCF
6 17 (65.38%) CSS3
7 16 (61.54%) Unit Testing
8 15 (57.69%) HTML5
8 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
9 14 (53.85%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (53.85%) .NET Framework
10 13 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
11 9 (34.62%) MVC
12 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
12 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
12 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
13 7 (26.92%) jQuery
13 7 (26.92%) SQL
13 7 (26.92%) XML
13 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
14 6 (23.08%) Advertising
14 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
14 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
14 6 (23.08%) LINQ
15 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
15 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
16 3 (11.54%) WPF
16 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (53.85%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) Sitefinity
3 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Advertising
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) ASP.NET
3 24 (92.31%) CSS
4 22 (84.62%) HTML
5 21 (80.77%) WCF
6 17 (65.38%) CSS3
7 15 (57.69%) HTML5
8 14 (53.85%) .NET Framework
9 13 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
10 7 (26.92%) jQuery
10 7 (26.92%) XML
11 6 (23.08%) LINQ
12 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
12 3 (11.54%) WPF
13 2 (7.69%) Ajax
13 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
14 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
1 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Unit Testing
2 9 (34.62%) MVC
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Content Management
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (3.85%) Coaching
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.85%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) OOD
5 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.69%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle