The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 25 38 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.99% 13.82% 16.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.67% 35.19% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 21
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
60 108 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 43.17% 39.27% 42.91%
Number of salaries quoted 47 70 47
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
County Antrim

.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 18 April 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Belfast

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 54 (88.52%) C#
2 48 (78.69%) SQL Server
3 40 (65.57%) SQL
4 36 (59.02%) ASP.NET
4 36 (59.02%) CSS
5 33 (54.10%) Visual Studio
6 32 (52.46%) Microsoft
7 31 (50.82%) SharePoint
8 29 (47.54%) Web Services
9 27 (44.26%) HTML
10 26 (42.62%) XML
10 26 (42.62%) OO
11 25 (40.98%) Oracle
12 24 (39.34%) SOA
12 24 (39.34%) Open Source
13 22 (36.07%) WCF
13 22 (36.07%) Silverlight
13 22 (36.07%) GIS
13 22 (36.07%) ESRI
13 22 (36.07%) MVC
14 21 (34.43%) Degree
15 20 (32.79%) MS Excel
16 19 (31.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 19 (31.15%) Unit Testing
17 18 (29.51%) BC Cleared
17 18 (29.51%) CTC Cleared
17 18 (29.51%) Security Cleared
17 18 (29.51%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
18 13 (21.31%) jQuery

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 31 (50.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.28%) SAS
5 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (32.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (78.69%) SQL Server
2 19 (31.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.28%) OLTP
3 2 (3.28%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) OLAP
4 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.64%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (54.10%) Visual Studio
2 10 (16.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.64%) Moq
3 1 (1.64%) MSTest
3 1 (1.64%) NUnit
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (85.25%) Developer
2 21 (34.43%) .NET Developer
3 20 (32.79%) C# Developer
4 17 (27.87%) Senior Developer
5 12 (19.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (18.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (14.75%) Software Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Team Leader
8 6 (9.84%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (9.84%) .NET Team Leader
9 5 (8.20%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.64%) Software Tester
11 1 (1.64%) Java Developer
11 1 (1.64%) Lead Developer
11 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (1.64%) Tester
11 1 (1.64%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (59.02%) ASP.NET
1 36 (59.02%) CSS
2 29 (47.54%) Web Services
3 27 (44.26%) HTML
4 26 (42.62%) XML
5 22 (36.07%) WCF
5 22 (36.07%) Silverlight
6 13 (21.31%) jQuery
7 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (18.03%) Ajax
8 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
9 10 (16.39%) LINQ
9 10 (16.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (13.11%) ADO.NET
10 8 (13.11%) WPF
11 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (3.28%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (3.28%) HTML5
11 2 (3.28%) SOAP
12 1 (1.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) Open Source
2 22 (36.07%) GIS
3 9 (14.75%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.64%) iSeries
6 1 (1.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) UNIX
3 1 (1.64%) Android
3 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) OO
2 24 (39.34%) SOA
3 22 (36.07%) MVC
4 19 (31.15%) Unit Testing
5 18 (29.51%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (19.67%) Time Management
7 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.92%) Project Management
8 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.28%) Analytics
9 2 (3.28%) Data Management
9 2 (3.28%) Refactoring
9 2 (3.28%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.28%) Kanban
9 2 (3.28%) Test Automation
9 2 (3.28%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.28%) Scrum
9 2 (3.28%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 54 (88.52%) C#
2 40 (65.57%) SQL
3 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.11%) Java
5 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.56%) C++
7 1 (1.64%) C
7 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.64%) VB
7 1 (1.64%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) Degree
2 18 (29.51%) BC Cleared
2 18 (29.51%) CTC Cleared
2 18 (29.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.64%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 32 (52.46%) Microsoft
2 25 (40.98%) Oracle
3 22 (36.07%) ESRI
4 3 (4.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) Sybase
5 1 (1.64%) Cognos
5 1 (1.64%) Informatica
5 1 (1.64%) Talend
5 1 (1.64%) Tableau
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Citi
Salary: £45,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago