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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing .NET 43 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 25.00% 24.34% 13.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 47.44% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 20
Average salary £36,250 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.60% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,900 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,500 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
86 78 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 50.00% 51.32% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 41 62 40
Average salary £33,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -1 39 £35,000 -7.89% 3
.NET
Northern Ireland

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 52 (78.79%) C#
2 49 (74.24%) SQL Server
3 38 (57.58%) SQL
4 37 (56.06%) ASP.NET
5 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (48.48%) Degree
6 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
7 30 (45.45%) MVC
8 27 (40.91%) HTML
9 26 (39.39%) XML
10 24 (36.36%) Visual Studio
10 24 (36.36%) Web Services
10 24 (36.36%) Web Development
10 24 (36.36%) Software Engineering
11 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (27.27%) MS Excel
13 17 (25.76%) CSS
13 17 (25.76%) Unit Testing
13 17 (25.76%) Silverlight
14 15 (22.73%) OO
15 14 (21.21%) Use Case
16 13 (19.70%) Time Management
16 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
17 12 (18.18%) Java
17 12 (18.18%) SOA
17 12 (18.18%) jQuery
18 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
18 11 (16.67%) WCF
18 11 (16.67%) Windows

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.58%) IIS
3 4 (6.06%) Kentico
3 4 (6.06%) CMS
3 4 (6.06%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) Intranet
1 9 (13.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (74.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.03%) OLAP
4 2 (3.03%) OLTP
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 18 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.58%) MSTest
3 5 (7.58%) Rational Rose
3 5 (7.58%) NUnit
4 1 (1.52%) Subversion
4 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Law
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.52%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 39 (59.09%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Software Developer
3 13 (19.70%) Senior Developer
3 13 (19.70%) Software Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Analyst
5 10 (15.15%) C# Developer
6 9 (13.64%) .NET Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Business Analyst
7 7 (10.61%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (1.52%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.52%) Graduate
10 1 (1.52%) Architect
10 1 (1.52%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.52%) Software Architect
10 1 (1.52%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (56.06%) ASP.NET
2 27 (40.91%) HTML
3 26 (39.39%) XML
4 24 (36.36%) Web Services
5 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (25.76%) Silverlight
6 17 (25.76%) CSS
7 12 (18.18%) jQuery
8 11 (16.67%) WCF
9 10 (15.15%) .NET Framework
10 7 (10.61%) WPF
11 6 (9.09%) Ajax
12 5 (7.58%) JSON
12 5 (7.58%) XSLT
12 5 (7.58%) COM+
13 4 (6.06%) ADO.NET
14 1 (1.52%) Lucene
14 1 (1.52%) J2EE
14 1 (1.52%) LINQ
14 1 (1.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 9 (13.64%) Client/Server
3 5 (7.58%) GIS
3 5 (7.58%) Open Source
3 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.52%) Physics
5 1 (1.52%) Equities
5 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.52%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (45.45%) MVC
3 24 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 24 (36.36%) Web Development
4 17 (25.76%) Unit Testing
5 15 (22.73%) OO
6 14 (21.21%) Use Case
7 13 (19.70%) Time Management
8 12 (18.18%) SOA
9 9 (13.64%) Project Management
9 9 (13.64%) Business Analysis
9 9 (13.64%) User Stories
10 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (9.09%) Integration Testing
12 5 (7.58%) UML
12 5 (7.58%) OOP
13 4 (6.06%) Validation
14 3 (4.55%) Configuration Management
14 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (4.55%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (78.79%) C#
2 38 (57.58%) SQL
3 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
4 12 (18.18%) Java
5 9 (13.64%) C++
6 8 (12.12%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.58%) C
7 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.52%) VB
9 1 (1.52%) VBA
9 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (48.48%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.58%) BC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) CTC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) MCAD
3 5 (7.58%) MCSD
4 3 (4.55%) HNC
4 3 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (7.58%) ESRI
3 5 (7.58%) Northgate
4 4 (6.06%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.52%) KANA
5 1 (1.52%) Sybase
Antrim, County Antrim
PwC
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago