The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 8 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.39% 27.27% 25.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 54.93% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 29
Average salary £31,750 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
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
20 71 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 43.48% 49.65% 53.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 63
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

.NET
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

.NET Salary Trend in Belfast

.NET
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Belfast

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing .NET 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.

1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) HTML
2 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 15 (62.50%) CSS
4 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
5 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
6 10 (41.67%) Oracle
6 10 (41.67%) Java
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
6 10 (41.67%) HTML5
7 9 (37.50%) Project Management
8 8 (33.33%) Web Services
8 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
9 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
9 7 (29.17%) C++
9 7 (29.17%) Python
9 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
9 7 (29.17%) MVC
10 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (25.00%) TDD
10 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
10 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (25.00%) Entity Framework
11 5 (20.83%) Physics

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (20.83%) SAS
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Force.com
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) OLAP
4 2 (8.33%) OLTP
5 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.17%) QlikView
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) NUnit
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Xcode
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Software Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Graduate
4 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.50%) AWS Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) HTML
2 15 (62.50%) CSS
3 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
4 10 (41.67%) HTML5
5 8 (33.33%) Web Services
5 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 6 (25.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (16.67%) WPF
7 4 (16.67%) XML
8 3 (12.50%) WCF
8 3 (12.50%) Ajax
9 2 (8.33%) XHTML
9 2 (8.33%) jQuery
9 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET
9 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (4.17%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 1 (4.17%) D3.js
10 1 (4.17%) J2EE
10 1 (4.17%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (20.83%) Physics
3 5 (20.83%) Chemistry
3 5 (20.83%) Psychology
3 5 (20.83%) GIS
3 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 5 (20.83%) Economics
3 5 (20.83%) Statistics
4 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
7 1 (4.17%) User Experience
7 1 (4.17%) iPhone
7 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.17%) iPad
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 9 (37.50%) Project Management
3 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
3 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Operations Research
5 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (16.67%) Open Source
6 4 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) High Availability
7 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.33%) Workflow
7 2 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) C++
4 7 (29.17%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) VB
6 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.33%) VB6
7 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.17%) PHP
7 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (20.83%) SAP
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) Tableau
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