The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 21 18 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 2 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.98% 11.72% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 22.39% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 2
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
.NET Framework
Northern Ireland

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 County Antrim region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 67 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 55.45% 52.34% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 53 82
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

.NET Framework Salary Trend in County Antrim

.NET Framework
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -2 2 £30,500 -12.85%
.NET Framework
Northern Ireland

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) NUnit
5 5 (55.56%) Ajax
5 5 (55.56%) Northgate
5 5 (55.56%) Web Development
5 5 (55.56%) JSON
5 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
5 5 (55.56%) Use Case
5 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (55.56%) MSTest
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (55.56%) C
5 5 (55.56%) Windows
5 5 (55.56%) UML
5 5 (55.56%) OOP
5 5 (55.56%) OO

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
1 5 (55.56%) Rational Rose
1 5 (55.56%) NUnit
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (55.56%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Senior Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) Ajax
4 5 (55.56%) JSON
4 5 (55.56%) COM+
4 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) XML
4 5 (55.56%) XSLT
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) WPF
5 3 (33.33%) Silverlight
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (11.11%) Lucene
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
1 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) UML
3 5 (55.56%) OOP
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) SOA
3 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Web Development
3 5 (55.56%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (11.11%) Product Management
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) C
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCAD
1 5 (55.56%) MCSD
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) HNC
3 3 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Northgate
3 1 (11.11%) KANA