The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 21 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 16 41 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 11.51% 21.69% 19.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.77% 54.67% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 28
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,800 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
.NET
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 75 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 37.41% 39.68% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 28 54 59
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

.NET
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

.NET Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

.NET
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

.NET
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
County Antrim -15 12 £35,000 - 7
County Tyrone - 1 - -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 25 (80.65%) C#
2 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
3 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
4 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
5 15 (48.39%) HTML
6 14 (45.16%) Oracle
6 14 (45.16%) CSS
7 13 (41.94%) Java
7 13 (41.94%) Project Management
7 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
8 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
8 12 (38.71%) Web Services
9 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
10 10 (32.26%) Unit Testing
10 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
10 10 (32.26%) HTML5
10 10 (32.26%) Python
10 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
11 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
11 9 (29.03%) MVC
11 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
11 9 (29.03%) C++
11 9 (29.03%) SQL
11 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (29.03%) TDD
12 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (25.81%) Degree
12 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
12 8 (25.81%) GIS
12 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (32.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.13%) SAS
3 3 (9.68%) ArcGIS
3 3 (9.68%) ArcSDE
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.13%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.23%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Force.com
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (9.68%) Big Data
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.23%) QlikView
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (3.23%) OLAP
5 1 (3.23%) OLTP
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) NUnit
1 7 (22.58%) Subversion
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) Xcode
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) AWS Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Graduate
4 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Test Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Test Automation Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Automation Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Architect
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) HTML
2 14 (45.16%) CSS
3 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
4 12 (38.71%) Web Services
5 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
5 10 (32.26%) HTML5
6 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
8 4 (12.90%) WPF
9 3 (9.68%) ArcObjects
10 2 (6.45%) WCF
10 2 (6.45%) jQuery
11 1 (3.23%) D3.js
11 1 (3.23%) Silverlight
11 1 (3.23%) Java EE
11 1 (3.23%) J2EE
11 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET
11 1 (3.23%) XML
11 1 (3.23%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.81%) GIS
3 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
4 5 (16.13%) Physics
4 5 (16.13%) Chemistry
4 5 (16.13%) Psychology
4 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
4 5 (16.13%) Economics
4 5 (16.13%) Statistics
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.23%) User Experience
6 1 (3.23%) iPhone
6 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.23%) iPad
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
2 13 (41.94%) Project Management
3 10 (32.26%) Unit Testing
4 9 (29.03%) MVC
4 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
4 9 (29.03%) TDD
5 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (22.58%) Open Source
6 7 (22.58%) BDD
6 7 (22.58%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (22.58%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
7 5 (16.13%) Operations Research
7 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
8 4 (12.90%) User Stories
9 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) Java
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 10 (32.26%) Python
5 9 (29.03%) C++
5 9 (29.03%) SQL
6 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.23%) C
8 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.23%) VB
8 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.23%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.23%) HNC
3 1 (3.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) Oracle
3 5 (16.13%) Business Objects
3 5 (16.13%) SAP
4 3 (9.68%) ESRI
5 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) Google
6 1 (3.23%) Tableau
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