The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.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 ASP.NET over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 12 8 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing ASP.NET 30 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 19.87% 19.23% 6.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.96% 35.71% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 8
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +34.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £33,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £44,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
ASP.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
77 84 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 50.99% 53.85% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31 66 35
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £22,400
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% -

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

ASP.NET
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

ASP.NET Salary Trend in Belfast

ASP.NET
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

ASP.NET Salary Histogram in Belfast

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing ASP.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 ASP.NET.

1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (97.37%) C#
3 31 (81.58%) MVC
4 30 (78.95%) SQL
4 30 (78.95%) SQL Server
5 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
6 25 (65.79%) Visual Studio
7 24 (63.16%) Web Development
8 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (50.00%) HTML
10 19 (50.00%) MS Excel
11 18 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (44.74%) Degree
12 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
13 15 (39.47%) Unit Testing
14 14 (36.84%) XML
15 13 (34.21%) SOA
15 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
15 13 (34.21%) Web Services
15 13 (34.21%) Time Management
16 12 (31.58%) jQuery
16 12 (31.58%) OO
17 11 (28.95%) Oracle
18 10 (26.32%) .NET Framework
19 9 (23.68%) Silverlight
19 9 (23.68%) CSS
20 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
21 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
21 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing ASP.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 ASP.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) IIS
3 4 (10.53%) Kentico
3 4 (10.53%) CMS
3 4 (10.53%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 19 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (65.79%) Visual Studio
2 18 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.16%) MSTest
3 5 (13.16%) Rational Rose
3 5 (13.16%) NUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Software Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Software Developer
4 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Software Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Graduate
9 1 (2.63%) Graduate Software Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (2.63%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (50.00%) HTML
4 14 (36.84%) XML
5 13 (34.21%) Web Services
6 12 (31.58%) jQuery
7 10 (26.32%) .NET Framework
8 9 (23.68%) CSS
8 9 (23.68%) Silverlight
9 6 (15.79%) Ajax
10 5 (13.16%) XSLT
10 5 (13.16%) COM+
10 5 (13.16%) JSON
11 4 (10.53%) WCF
12 3 (7.89%) WPF
13 1 (2.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
13 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (2.63%) Lucene
13 1 (2.63%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) GIS
1 6 (15.79%) Open Source
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
1 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) MVC
2 24 (63.16%) Web Development
3 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
5 15 (39.47%) Unit Testing
6 13 (34.21%) SOA
6 13 (34.21%) Time Management
7 12 (31.58%) OO
8 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (13.16%) UML
9 5 (13.16%) OOP
9 5 (13.16%) Integration Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Use Case
10 1 (2.63%) Knowledge Management
10 1 (2.63%) TDD
10 1 (2.63%) OOD
10 1 (2.63%) Scrum
10 1 (2.63%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (2.63%) Product Management
10 1 (2.63%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) C#
2 30 (78.95%) SQL
3 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.16%) C++
4 5 (13.16%) C
4 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Degree
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (15.79%) BC Cleared
3 6 (15.79%) CTC Cleared
3 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.16%) MCAD
4 5 (13.16%) MCSD
5 3 (7.89%) HNC
5 3 (7.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle
3 6 (15.79%) ESRI
4 5 (13.16%) Northgate
5 4 (10.53%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.63%) KANA