The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 25 6
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing .NET 14 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 13.73% 11.03% 19.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.42% 28.57% 54.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 19
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
.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
33 56 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 32.35% 38.62% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 38
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

.NET Salary Histogram in Belfast

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for .NET.

1 39 (78.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (76.00%) C#
3 30 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 30 (60.00%) CSS
4 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
5 27 (54.00%) HTML
6 26 (52.00%) WCF
7 25 (50.00%) .NET Framework
8 23 (46.00%) HTML5
9 22 (44.00%) Security Cleared
10 21 (42.00%) Unit Testing
10 21 (42.00%) CSS3
11 19 (38.00%) SC Cleared
12 18 (36.00%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (30.00%) Apache Cordova
14 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
15 11 (22.00%) MVC
16 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
16 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
17 9 (18.00%) SQL
18 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
19 7 (14.00%) Web Services
19 7 (14.00%) XML
19 7 (14.00%) Windows
20 6 (12.00%) Degree
21 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
21 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
21 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
22 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
22 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (36.00%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.00%) IIS
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.00%) Sitefinity
5 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.00%) Maximo
3 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (78.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.00%) EDRMS
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Advertising
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (70.00%) Developer
2 26 (52.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 30 (60.00%) CSS
2 27 (54.00%) HTML
3 26 (52.00%) WCF
4 25 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 23 (46.00%) HTML5
6 21 (42.00%) CSS3
7 15 (30.00%) Apache Cordova
8 7 (14.00%) Web Services
8 7 (14.00%) XML
9 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (8.00%) jQuery
9 4 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (6.00%) WPF
11 2 (4.00%) ADO.NET
11 2 (4.00%) Ajax
11 2 (4.00%) Java EE
11 2 (4.00%) LINQ
11 2 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Unit Testing
2 11 (22.00%) MVC
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.00%) ITIL
5 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.00%) Web Development
7 2 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.00%) Information Management
7 2 (4.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.00%) Migration
7 2 (4.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.00%) Refactoring
7 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.00%) SOA
7 2 (4.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (76.00%) C#
2 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.00%) SQL
4 4 (8.00%) Java
5 3 (6.00%) VB
5 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.00%) PHP
6 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.00%) Ruby
6 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.00%) VB6
7 1 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.00%) Degree
4 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) BMC
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) Remedy
3 2 (4.00%) BT
3 2 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) EPiServer
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