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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 12 42 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 11.43% 24.00% 16.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.27% 43.30% 48.96%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 34
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,800 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
44 97 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 41.90% 55.43% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 25 66 52
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -5 11 £37,500 +7.14% 3
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 33 (91.67%) C#
2 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 15 (41.67%) SQL
3 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (38.89%) Degree
4 14 (38.89%) WPF
5 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
5 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (36.11%) MVC
6 12 (33.33%) HTML
6 12 (33.33%) WCF
7 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
8 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
9 9 (25.00%) CSS
9 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 7 (19.44%) Web Development
10 7 (19.44%) Visual Studio
10 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
11 6 (16.67%) Java
11 6 (16.67%) WF
12 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
12 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
12 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
12 5 (13.89%) XML
13 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
13 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
13 4 (11.11%) Web Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.78%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.78%) Kentico
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) OLTP
3 2 (5.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.78%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (2.78%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) NUnit
3 1 (2.78%) JMeter
3 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Software Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Graduate
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Implementation Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.78%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (2.78%) TIBCO Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 14 (38.89%) WPF
3 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (33.33%) HTML
4 12 (33.33%) WCF
5 9 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (16.67%) WF
7 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
7 5 (13.89%) XML
8 4 (11.11%) Web Services
8 4 (11.11%) Silverlight
9 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET
9 2 (5.56%) J2EE
9 2 (5.56%) HTML5
9 2 (5.56%) jQuery
10 1 (2.78%) CSS3
10 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) Open Source
4 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.56%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.78%) Statistics
5 1 (2.78%) Physics
5 1 (2.78%) Chemistry
5 1 (2.78%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Software Engineering
1 13 (36.11%) MVC
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 7 (19.44%) Web Development
4 4 (11.11%) Time Management
5 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.56%) OO
6 2 (5.56%) OOD
6 2 (5.56%) SOA
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
6 2 (5.56%) High Availability
6 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) C#
2 15 (41.67%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
6 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.56%) VB
8 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) HNC
3 3 (8.33%) HND
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.78%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
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