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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing .NET 39 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 20.97% 23.49% 12.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.86% 47.56% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 22
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £47,500 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
.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
91 82 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 48.92% 49.40% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 36 65 37
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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
County Antrim -5 32 £35,000 -6.66% 3
County Londonderry -4 5 £60,000 -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 60 (81.08%) C#
2 48 (64.86%) SQL Server
3 41 (55.41%) ASP.NET
4 39 (52.70%) Degree
5 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 36 (48.65%) SQL
8 29 (39.19%) HTML
8 29 (39.19%) Web Development
9 28 (37.84%) MVC
10 26 (35.14%) Software Engineering
11 24 (32.43%) Visual Studio
11 24 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (31.08%) XML
13 21 (28.38%) MS Excel
13 21 (28.38%) Web Services
14 19 (25.68%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
16 16 (21.62%) jQuery
17 15 (20.27%) CSS
18 14 (18.92%) Java
18 14 (18.92%) Silverlight
18 14 (18.92%) Use Case
18 14 (18.92%) Unit Testing
18 14 (18.92%) Time Management
19 12 (16.22%) Computer Science
19 12 (16.22%) OO
20 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
20 11 (14.86%) Windows

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.81%) CMS
2 8 (10.81%) Umbraco
2 8 (10.81%) Kentico
3 7 (9.46%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (6.76%) IIS
5 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (28.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.51%) SaaS
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) Intranet
1 9 (12.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.70%) OLAP
4 2 (2.70%) OLTP
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (32.43%) Visual Studio
2 19 (25.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.76%) MSTest
3 5 (6.76%) Rational Rose
3 5 (6.76%) NUnit
4 1 (1.35%) Subversion
4 1 (1.35%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.35%) JMeter
4 1 (1.35%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Games
2 2 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Law
3 1 (1.35%) Legal
3 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (59.46%) Developer
2 21 (28.38%) Software Developer
3 14 (18.92%) Software Engineer
4 13 (17.57%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.86%) Senior Software Developer
6 10 (13.51%) Analyst
7 9 (12.16%) Business Analyst
7 9 (12.16%) C# Developer
8 8 (10.81%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (9.46%) .NET Developer
10 6 (8.11%) Graduate
11 5 (6.76%) Web Developer
11 5 (6.76%) Graduate Software Developer
11 5 (6.76%) Graduate Developer
12 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
13 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Developer
13 2 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 2 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
14 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
14 1 (1.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (55.41%) ASP.NET
2 29 (39.19%) HTML
3 24 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (31.08%) XML
5 21 (28.38%) Web Services
6 16 (21.62%) jQuery
7 15 (20.27%) CSS
8 14 (18.92%) Silverlight
9 10 (13.51%) WCF
9 10 (13.51%) .NET Framework
10 6 (8.11%) WPF
10 6 (8.11%) Ajax
11 5 (6.76%) JSON
11 5 (6.76%) XSLT
11 5 (6.76%) COM+
12 3 (4.05%) ADO.NET
13 2 (2.70%) J2EE
14 1 (1.35%) COM
14 1 (1.35%) Lucene
14 1 (1.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.22%) Computer Science
3 10 (13.51%) User Experience
4 9 (12.16%) Client/Server
4 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.05%) Open Source
6 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.70%) Physics
7 2 (2.70%) GIS
8 1 (1.35%) Chemistry
8 1 (1.35%) Biology
8 1 (1.35%) Equities
8 1 (1.35%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.35%) Derivative
8 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.70%) UNIX
4 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (39.19%) Web Development
3 28 (37.84%) MVC
4 26 (35.14%) Software Engineering
5 14 (18.92%) Unit Testing
5 14 (18.92%) Time Management
5 14 (18.92%) Use Case
6 12 (16.22%) OO
7 10 (13.51%) Project Management
7 10 (13.51%) Business Analysis
8 9 (12.16%) SOA
8 9 (12.16%) User Stories
9 6 (8.11%) Integration Testing
10 5 (6.76%) UML
10 5 (6.76%) OOP
11 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.41%) Validation
11 4 (5.41%) Line Management
12 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
12 3 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 60 (81.08%) C#
2 36 (48.65%) SQL
3 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.92%) Java
5 9 (12.16%) C++
5 9 (12.16%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.76%) C
6 5 (6.76%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.35%) VB
8 1 (1.35%) VBA
8 1 (1.35%) Python
8 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (52.70%) Degree
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.76%) MCAD
4 5 (6.76%) MCSD
5 3 (4.05%) HNC
5 3 (4.05%) HND
6 2 (2.70%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle
2 8 (10.81%) EPiServer
3 5 (6.76%) Northgate
4 2 (2.70%) ESRI
5 1 (1.35%) KANA
5 1 (1.35%) Sybase
5 1 (1.35%) IBM
5 1 (1.35%) HP
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Posted: 14 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago