The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing .NET 27 42 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 14.44% 14.58% 18.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 37.17% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 25
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
81 113 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 43.32% 39.24% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 65 73 60
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
UK

.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 18 April 2014.

.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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +6 27 £35,000 - 2
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 57 (85.07%) C#
2 52 (77.61%) SQL Server
3 43 (64.18%) SQL
4 38 (56.72%) ASP.NET
5 37 (55.22%) CSS
6 35 (52.24%) Visual Studio
6 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
7 32 (47.76%) SharePoint
8 29 (43.28%) Web Services
9 27 (40.30%) HTML
9 27 (40.30%) Oracle
10 26 (38.81%) XML
10 26 (38.81%) OO
11 24 (35.82%) SOA
11 24 (35.82%) Open Source
12 23 (34.33%) MVC
12 23 (34.33%) Degree
12 23 (34.33%) WCF
13 22 (32.84%) Silverlight
13 22 (32.84%) GIS
13 22 (32.84%) ESRI
14 21 (31.34%) MS Excel
15 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 19 (28.36%) Unit Testing
16 19 (28.36%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (26.87%) BC Cleared
17 18 (26.87%) CTC Cleared
17 18 (26.87%) Security Cleared
18 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
18 14 (20.90%) jQuery

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 32 (47.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.97%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.97%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.99%) SAS
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (31.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.49%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (77.61%) SQL Server
2 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.99%) OLTP
4 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) MySQL
4 2 (2.99%) OLAP
5 1 (1.49%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.49%) Big Data
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.49%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.49%) QlikView
5 1 (1.49%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 35 (52.24%) Visual Studio
2 11 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.49%) Moq
3 1 (1.49%) MSTest
3 1 (1.49%) NUnit
3 1 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (85.07%) Developer
2 22 (32.84%) .NET Developer
3 20 (29.85%) C# Developer
4 17 (25.37%) Senior Developer
5 12 (17.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Software Developer
6 11 (16.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Team Leader
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.96%) .NET Team Leader
8 5 (7.46%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Analyst
10 1 (1.49%) Data Analytics Consultant
10 1 (1.49%) Graduate
10 1 (1.49%) Consultant
10 1 (1.49%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (56.72%) ASP.NET
2 37 (55.22%) CSS
3 29 (43.28%) Web Services
4 27 (40.30%) HTML
5 26 (38.81%) XML
6 23 (34.33%) WCF
7 22 (32.84%) Silverlight
8 14 (20.90%) jQuery
9 13 (19.40%) .NET Framework
9 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (17.91%) Ajax
11 11 (16.42%) LINQ
11 11 (16.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (11.94%) WPF
12 8 (11.94%) ADO.NET
13 2 (2.99%) SOAP
13 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (2.99%) Razor View Engine
13 2 (2.99%) HTML5
14 1 (1.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) Open Source
2 22 (32.84%) GIS
3 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
3 9 (13.43%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.48%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Physics
6 1 (1.49%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.49%) UNIX
3 1 (1.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) OO
2 24 (35.82%) SOA
3 23 (34.33%) MVC
4 19 (28.36%) Unit Testing
4 19 (28.36%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (17.91%) Time Management
6 10 (14.93%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.46%) Project Management
8 3 (4.48%) CRM
8 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.99%) Integration Testing
9 2 (2.99%) Kanban
9 2 (2.99%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.99%) Refactoring
9 2 (2.99%) Data Management
9 2 (2.99%) Scrum
9 2 (2.99%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.99%) Migration
9 2 (2.99%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 57 (85.07%) C#
2 43 (64.18%) SQL
3 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.93%) Java
5 6 (8.96%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.97%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.99%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) R
9 1 (1.49%) VBA
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 23 (34.33%) Degree
2 18 (26.87%) BC Cleared
2 18 (26.87%) CTC Cleared
2 18 (26.87%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.49%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
2 27 (40.30%) Oracle
3 22 (32.84%) ESRI
4 3 (4.48%) IBM
5 2 (2.99%) SAP
6 1 (1.49%) Tableau
6 1 (1.49%) Talend
6 1 (1.49%) Sybase
6 1 (1.49%) Cognos
6 1 (1.49%) Informatica
6 1 (1.49%) JD Edwards
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Citi
Salary: £45,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago