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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing .NET 39 10 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 19.90% 10.31% 25.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 54.17% 25.00% 54.35%
Number of salaries quoted 35 5 23
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
.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
72 40 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 36.73% 41.24% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 61 19 54
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

.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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +13 39 £40,000 +11.11% 6
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for .NET.

1 46 (67.65%) C#
2 36 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 31 (45.59%) ASP.NET
5 28 (41.18%) Security Cleared
6 24 (35.29%) SC Cleared
7 23 (33.82%) CSS
7 23 (33.82%) Degree
8 21 (30.88%) .NET Framework
8 21 (30.88%) SharePoint
9 20 (29.41%) HTML
9 20 (29.41%) WCF
10 18 (26.47%) SQL
11 17 (25.00%) HTML5
12 15 (22.06%) Computer Science
13 14 (20.59%) Unit Testing
13 14 (20.59%) CSS3
13 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
14 13 (19.12%) Windows
14 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (16.18%) Apache Cordova
16 11 (16.18%) Mentoring
16 11 (16.18%) Web Services
16 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
16 11 (16.18%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
18 9 (13.24%) Migration
18 9 (13.24%) MVC
18 9 (13.24%) QA

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (30.88%) SharePoint
2 11 (16.18%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (5.88%) Confluence
4 4 (5.88%) IIS
5 2 (2.94%) CMS
6 1 (1.47%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.47%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.41%) Maximo
3 2 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.94%) Sage 200
3 2 (2.94%) Sage 50
3 2 (2.94%) SAP Business One
3 2 (2.94%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.76%) Office 365
3 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Intranet
1 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) EDRMS
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.41%) MySQL
6 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.47%) OLAP
7 1 (1.47%) OLTP
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.88%) JIRA
2 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) Maven
3 1 (1.47%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (7.35%) Retail
2 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Advertising
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Billing
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (45.59%) Developer
2 20 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.71%) Software Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Consultant
5 5 (7.35%) Architect
6 4 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Principal Software Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) SharePoint Consultant
8 2 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (45.59%) ASP.NET
2 23 (33.82%) CSS
3 21 (30.88%) .NET Framework
4 20 (29.41%) HTML
4 20 (29.41%) WCF
5 17 (25.00%) HTML5
6 14 (20.59%) CSS3
7 11 (16.18%) Apache Cordova
7 11 (16.18%) Web Services
8 7 (10.29%) jQuery
9 6 (8.82%) XML
10 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (4.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (4.41%) WPF
12 2 (2.94%) ADO.NET
12 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (2.94%) WinForms
13 1 (1.47%) RESTful
13 1 (1.47%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (1.47%) Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) Unit Testing
2 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.18%) Mentoring
4 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
5 9 (13.24%) Migration
5 9 (13.24%) MVC
6 8 (11.76%) Automated Testing
6 8 (11.76%) Data Migration
6 8 (11.76%) Information Management
6 8 (11.76%) Integration Testing
6 8 (11.76%) Refactoring
6 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 8 (11.76%) Software Architecture
7 5 (7.35%) Web Development
8 4 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.88%) ITIL
8 4 (5.88%) Presales
8 4 (5.88%) SOA
9 3 (4.41%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 46 (67.65%) C#
2 18 (26.47%) SQL
3 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
5 6 (8.82%) Java
6 4 (5.88%) Ruby
7 3 (4.41%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) VB
8 2 (2.94%) C++
8 2 (2.94%) Perl
8 2 (2.94%) Python
9 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 24 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 23 (33.82%) Degree
4 4 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
1 1 (1.47%) SCOM
1 1 (1.47%) vRealize
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle
3 4 (5.88%) BMC
3 4 (5.88%) Remedy
4 2 (2.94%) Apple
4 2 (2.94%) BT
4 2 (2.94%) Epicor
4 2 (2.94%) Infor
4 2 (2.94%) Pegasus
4 2 (2.94%) Sage
4 2 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.47%) IBM
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