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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing .NET 17 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 14.78% 14.20% 16.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.74% 36.51% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 18
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £27,450 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £53,000 £46,650
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
38 63 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 33.04% 38.89% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 44
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

.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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +11 14 £35,000 -6.66% 7
County Londonderry - 1 £33,500 -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 41 (78.85%) SQL Server
2 39 (75.00%) C#
3 33 (63.46%) ASP.NET
4 32 (61.54%) CSS
5 29 (55.77%) HTML
6 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
7 26 (50.00%) WCF
8 25 (48.08%) .NET Framework
9 23 (44.23%) HTML5
10 21 (40.38%) CSS3
10 21 (40.38%) Unit Testing
11 20 (38.46%) Security Cleared
12 18 (34.62%) SC Cleared
12 18 (34.62%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
13 15 (28.85%) Apache Cordova
14 13 (25.00%) MVC
15 12 (23.08%) SQL
16 9 (17.31%) XML
16 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
17 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
17 8 (15.38%) Windows
17 8 (15.38%) Degree
18 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
18 7 (13.46%) Web Services
19 6 (11.54%) Java
19 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
19 6 (11.54%) jQuery
20 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
20 5 (9.62%) WPF

.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 18 (34.62%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.69%) IIS
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.92%) CMS
5 1 (1.92%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.92%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (78.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.77%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) Maven
2 1 (1.92%) NetBeans
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.69%) Advertising
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (73.08%) Developer
2 27 (51.92%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Software Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (3.85%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (63.46%) ASP.NET
2 32 (61.54%) CSS
3 29 (55.77%) HTML
4 26 (50.00%) WCF
5 25 (48.08%) .NET Framework
6 23 (44.23%) HTML5
7 21 (40.38%) CSS3
8 15 (28.85%) Apache Cordova
9 9 (17.31%) XML
10 7 (13.46%) Web Services
11 6 (11.54%) jQuery
12 5 (9.62%) WPF
13 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (5.77%) Ajax
14 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (5.77%) LINQ
15 2 (3.85%) ADO.NET
15 2 (3.85%) Java EE
15 2 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Unit Testing
2 13 (25.00%) MVC
3 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.69%) ITIL
4 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 4 (7.69%) Web Development
5 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.85%) Coaching
6 2 (3.85%) Multithreading
6 2 (3.85%) Open Source
6 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.85%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (3.85%) SOA
6 2 (3.85%) Threat Modelling
6 2 (3.85%) Web Design
7 1 (1.92%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (1.92%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Content Management
7 1 (1.92%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 39 (75.00%) C#
2 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.08%) SQL
4 6 (11.54%) Java
5 4 (7.69%) Ruby
5 4 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.77%) VB
7 2 (3.85%) C++
7 2 (3.85%) Perl
7 2 (3.85%) PHP
7 2 (3.85%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.92%) VB6
8 1 (1.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 18 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.38%) Degree
4 4 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) BMC
2 4 (7.69%) Remedy
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) BT
4 2 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) EPiServer
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