The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 21 16 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing MVC 2 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.98% 14.29% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 18.00% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 0
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MVC
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 100 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 82.18% 79.37% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 40 77 85
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,080 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MVC across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

MVC
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

MVC Salary Trend in Belfast

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing MVC 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 MVC.

1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (95.45%) C#
3 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (81.82%) SQL
5 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
6 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (68.18%) Web Development
6 15 (68.18%) Visual Studio
7 13 (59.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (50.00%) Degree
9 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
10 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
11 8 (36.36%) Time Management
11 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
11 8 (36.36%) HTML
11 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
11 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (36.36%) XML
12 7 (31.82%) Web Services
12 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (31.82%) Oracle
12 7 (31.82%) SOA
12 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
13 6 (27.27%) OO
13 6 (27.27%) jQuery
14 5 (22.73%) XSLT
14 5 (22.73%) Ajax
14 5 (22.73%) Rational Rose

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing MVC 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 MVC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Visual Studio
2 13 (59.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (22.73%) MSTest
3 5 (22.73%) Rational Rose
3 5 (22.73%) NUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Software Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 8 (36.36%) XML
4 7 (31.82%) Web Services
5 6 (27.27%) jQuery
6 5 (22.73%) JSON
6 5 (22.73%) XSLT
6 5 (22.73%) Ajax
6 5 (22.73%) COM+
7 3 (13.64%) WCF
7 3 (13.64%) WPF
7 3 (13.64%) Silverlight
8 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (68.18%) Web Development
2 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
4 8 (36.36%) Time Management
5 7 (31.82%) SOA
6 6 (27.27%) OO
7 5 (22.73%) UML
7 5 (22.73%) OOP
7 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Use Case
8 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.55%) OOD
9 1 (4.55%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) C#
2 18 (81.82%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) C++
4 5 (22.73%) C
4 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
5 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (22.73%) MCAD
3 5 (22.73%) MCSD
4 3 (13.64%) HNC
4 3 (13.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 5 (22.73%) Northgate