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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 12 50 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.12% 24.88% 19.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 53.76% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 24
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
42 93 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 42.42% 46.27% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20 56 49
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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
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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 -11 9 £36,000 +2.85% 4
County Tyrone - 1 - -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 23 (79.31%) C#
2 19 (65.52%) Software Engineering
3 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
3 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
4 15 (51.72%) HTML
5 14 (48.28%) CSS
6 13 (44.83%) Java
7 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
7 12 (41.38%) Project Management
7 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
7 12 (41.38%) Oracle
7 12 (41.38%) Web Services
8 10 (34.48%) Python
8 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
8 10 (34.48%) HTML5
9 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
9 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
9 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
9 9 (31.03%) C++
9 9 (31.03%) SQL
10 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
10 8 (27.59%) GIS
10 8 (27.59%) TDD
10 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
11 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (24.14%) Entity Framework
11 7 (24.14%) Degree
11 7 (24.14%) MVC
11 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.24%) SAS
3 3 (10.34%) ArcSDE
3 3 (10.34%) ArcGIS
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Workday HCM
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Force.com
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (10.34%) Big Data
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) QlikView
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.45%) OLTP
5 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.45%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) NUnit
1 6 (20.69%) Subversion
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Xcode
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) AWS Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Graduate
4 4 (13.79%) Test Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Test Automation Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Automation Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) HTML
2 14 (48.28%) CSS
3 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
3 12 (41.38%) Web Services
4 10 (34.48%) HTML5
5 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
6 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (24.14%) Entity Framework
7 3 (10.34%) ArcObjects
8 2 (6.90%) XML
8 2 (6.90%) WPF
8 2 (6.90%) jQuery
9 1 (3.45%) D3.js
9 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.45%) WCF
9 1 (3.45%) Java EE
9 1 (3.45%) Ajax
9 1 (3.45%) Flash
9 1 (3.45%) XHTML
9 1 (3.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
2 8 (27.59%) GIS
3 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
4 5 (17.24%) Economics
4 5 (17.24%) Physics
4 5 (17.24%) Chemistry
4 5 (17.24%) Psychology
4 5 (17.24%) Statistics
4 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
5 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (3.45%) iPad
7 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.45%) iPhone
7 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
7 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Software Engineering
2 12 (41.38%) Project Management
3 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
3 8 (27.59%) TDD
3 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
4 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (24.14%) MVC
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) BDD
5 6 (20.69%) Open Source
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Operations Research
6 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
7 4 (13.79%) User Stories
8 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.90%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) Java
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 10 (34.48%) Python
5 9 (31.03%) C++
5 9 (31.03%) SQL
6 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.90%) VB
8 1 (3.45%) Apex Code
8 1 (3.45%) VB6
8 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) SAP
4 3 (10.34%) ESRI
5 2 (6.90%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Tableau
6 1 (3.45%) Google
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