The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 12 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 15 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 15.31% 5.41% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.46% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
.NET Framework
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 36 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 39.80% 32.43% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 43
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in Belfast

.NET Framework
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

.NET Framework Salary Histogram in Belfast

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework.

1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (84.62%) C#
2 22 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 19 (73.08%) CSS
3 19 (73.08%) HTML
3 19 (73.08%) HTML5
4 18 (69.23%) BizTalk Server
5 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
6 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
6 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
7 15 (57.69%) CSS3
7 15 (57.69%) Apache Cordova
7 15 (57.69%) WCF
7 15 (57.69%) Unit Testing
8 7 (26.92%) Windows
9 4 (15.38%) IIS
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL
9 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 4 (15.38%) SQL
9 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (15.38%) BMC
9 4 (15.38%) Remedy
9 4 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
10 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (69.23%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
3 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Applications Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Applications Support
5 2 (7.69%) Web Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 19 (73.08%) CSS
3 19 (73.08%) HTML
3 19 (73.08%) HTML5
4 15 (57.69%) Apache Cordova
4 15 (57.69%) CSS3
4 15 (57.69%) WCF
5 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (11.54%) Entity Framework
7 1 (3.85%) Ajax
7 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.85%) XHTML
7 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Unit Testing
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) MVC
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C#
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) VB
3 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) BMC
2 4 (15.38%) Remedy
3 2 (7.69%) BT