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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 6 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing .NET 40 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 26.49% 19.62% 9.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 59.70% 46.27% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 13
Average salary £33,000 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £32,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £45,000 £34,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
67 67 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 44.37% 42.41% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 30 50 34
Average salary £34,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
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 28 July 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Belfast

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 49 (75.38%) C#
2 47 (72.31%) SQL Server
3 37 (56.92%) SQL
4 31 (47.69%) ASP.NET
4 31 (47.69%) Degree
5 30 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (38.46%) HTML
8 24 (36.92%) Web Services
8 24 (36.92%) MVC
9 23 (35.38%) Software Engineering
10 22 (33.85%) XML
10 22 (33.85%) Visual Studio
11 20 (30.77%) Web Development
12 18 (27.69%) MS Excel
12 18 (27.69%) CSS
12 18 (27.69%) Silverlight
13 17 (26.15%) WCF
14 16 (24.62%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (23.08%) Unit Testing
15 15 (23.08%) OO
16 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
16 14 (21.54%) Java
16 14 (21.54%) Oracle
16 14 (21.54%) Use Case
17 12 (18.46%) jQuery
17 12 (18.46%) Computer Science
17 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
18 11 (16.92%) Windows

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.69%) IIS
2 5 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (6.15%) Kentico
3 4 (6.15%) CMS
3 4 (6.15%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.54%) SAS
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 18 (27.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) Intranet
1 9 (13.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (72.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.08%) OLTP
5 2 (3.08%) OLAP
6 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.54%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.54%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (33.85%) Visual Studio
2 16 (24.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.69%) Rational Rose
3 5 (7.69%) NUnit
3 5 (7.69%) MSTest
4 1 (1.54%) Subversion
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (61.54%) Developer
2 19 (29.23%) Software Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Senior Software Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Senior Developer
4 11 (16.92%) Software Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) .NET Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Analyst
6 9 (13.85%) Business Analyst
7 8 (12.31%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Developer
11 1 (1.54%) Graduate
11 1 (1.54%) Architect
11 1 (1.54%) Consultant
11 1 (1.54%) Software Architect
11 1 (1.54%) Graduate Software Developer
11 1 (1.54%) Graduate Developer
11 1 (1.54%) Technical Leader
11 1 (1.54%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (47.69%) ASP.NET
2 25 (38.46%) HTML
3 24 (36.92%) Web Services
4 22 (33.85%) XML
5 18 (27.69%) CSS
5 18 (27.69%) Silverlight
6 17 (26.15%) WCF
7 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (18.46%) jQuery
9 11 (16.92%) WPF
10 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework
11 9 (13.85%) ADO.NET
12 6 (9.23%) Ajax
13 5 (7.69%) COM+
13 5 (7.69%) XSLT
13 5 (7.69%) JSON
14 1 (1.54%) J2EE
14 1 (1.54%) SOAP
14 1 (1.54%) Lucene
14 1 (1.54%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.85%) Client/Server
2 9 (13.85%) Management Information System
3 8 (12.31%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (10.77%) Open Source
5 6 (9.23%) GIS
6 2 (3.08%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.54%) Equities
7 1 (1.54%) Derivative
7 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.54%) Physics
7 1 (1.54%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.92%) MVC
3 23 (35.38%) Software Engineering
4 20 (30.77%) Web Development
5 15 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 15 (23.08%) OO
6 14 (21.54%) Use Case
7 11 (16.92%) SOA
7 11 (16.92%) Time Management
8 10 (15.38%) Project Management
9 9 (13.85%) Business Analysis
9 9 (13.85%) User Stories
10 6 (9.23%) Integration Testing
10 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.69%) UML
11 5 (7.69%) OOP
12 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
12 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.62%) Refactoring
13 2 (3.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 49 (75.38%) C#
2 37 (56.92%) SQL
3 14 (21.54%) Java
4 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.85%) C++
5 9 (13.85%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.69%) C
7 4 (6.15%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.54%) VBA
9 1 (1.54%) VB
9 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.54%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (47.69%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) BC Cleared
2 6 (9.23%) CTC Cleared
2 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.69%) MCAD
3 5 (7.69%) MCSD
4 3 (4.62%) HNC
4 3 (4.62%) HND
5 1 (1.54%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 30 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.54%) Oracle
3 6 (9.23%) ESRI
4 5 (7.69%) Northgate
5 4 (6.15%) EPiServer
6 2 (3.08%) IBM
7 1 (1.54%) Sybase
7 1 (1.54%) SAP
7 1 (1.54%) Informatica
7 1 (1.54%) Cognos
7 1 (1.54%) KANA
7 1 (1.54%) Tableau
7 1 (1.54%) Talend
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