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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing .NET 26 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 19.12% 23.61% 14.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.77% 45.33% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 21
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
.NET
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
77 75 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 56.62% 52.08% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 64 37
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

.NET
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

.NET Salary Trend in County Antrim

.NET
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in County Antrim

.NET
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 within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 2 October 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 -6 26 £37,500 - 7
.NET
Northern Ireland

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 48 (76.19%) C#
2 46 (73.02%) SQL Server
3 38 (60.32%) SQL
4 36 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (52.38%) Degree
6 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
7 28 (44.44%) MVC
8 25 (39.68%) Web Development
8 25 (39.68%) HTML
9 24 (38.10%) XML
9 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
11 22 (34.92%) Visual Studio
12 20 (31.75%) Web Services
13 19 (30.16%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
15 15 (23.81%) CSS
15 15 (23.81%) Unit Testing
16 14 (22.22%) Silverlight
16 14 (22.22%) Use Case
16 14 (22.22%) Java
16 14 (22.22%) Time Management
17 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
18 12 (19.05%) jQuery
19 10 (15.87%) OO
19 10 (15.87%) Project Management
19 10 (15.87%) Windows
19 10 (15.87%) WCF

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.94%) IIS
3 4 (6.35%) Kentico
3 4 (6.35%) CMS
3 4 (6.35%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Intranet
1 9 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (73.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.76%) OLAP
3 3 (4.76%) OLTP
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (34.92%) Visual Studio
2 19 (30.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.94%) MSTest
3 5 (7.94%) Rational Rose
3 5 (7.94%) NUnit
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Games
4 1 (1.59%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.59%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 33 (52.38%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Senior Developer
4 10 (15.87%) C# Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 8 (12.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (9.52%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Graduate
9 2 (3.17%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Technical Implementation Consultant
10 1 (1.59%) Graduate Software Developer
10 1 (1.59%) Developer Analyst
10 1 (1.59%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 25 (39.68%) HTML
3 24 (38.10%) XML
3 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (31.75%) Web Services
5 15 (23.81%) CSS
6 14 (22.22%) Silverlight
7 12 (19.05%) jQuery
8 10 (15.87%) WCF
8 10 (15.87%) .NET Framework
9 7 (11.11%) WPF
10 6 (9.52%) Ajax
11 5 (7.94%) JSON
11 5 (7.94%) XSLT
11 5 (7.94%) COM+
12 4 (6.35%) ADO.NET
13 2 (3.17%) J2EE
14 1 (1.59%) Lucene
14 1 (1.59%) LINQ
14 1 (1.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.87%) User Experience
3 9 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.17%) Physics
6 2 (3.17%) Open Source
6 2 (3.17%) GIS
7 1 (1.59%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.59%) Biology
7 1 (1.59%) Equities
7 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.59%) Derivative
7 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (44.44%) MVC
3 25 (39.68%) Web Development
4 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
5 15 (23.81%) Unit Testing
6 14 (22.22%) Time Management
6 14 (22.22%) Use Case
7 10 (15.87%) Business Analysis
7 10 (15.87%) OO
7 10 (15.87%) Project Management
8 9 (14.29%) SOA
8 9 (14.29%) User Stories
9 5 (7.94%) UML
9 5 (7.94%) OOP
9 5 (7.94%) Integration Testing
10 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.35%) Validation
10 4 (6.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (76.19%) C#
2 38 (60.32%) SQL
3 14 (22.22%) Java
4 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.70%) C++
6 7 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
7 5 (7.94%) C
8 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.59%) VB
9 1 (1.59%) VBA
9 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (52.38%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.94%) MCAD
3 5 (7.94%) MCSD
4 3 (4.76%) HNC
4 3 (4.76%) HND
5 2 (3.17%) BC Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) Northgate
4 4 (6.35%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.17%) ESRI
6 1 (1.59%) KANA
6 1 (1.59%) Sybase
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