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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 23 21 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 14.20% 13.29% 16.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.51% 38.89% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 37
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £29,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £48,300 £52,500
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
63 54 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 38.89% 34.18% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 84
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -11 16 £37,500 +7.14% 8
County Tyrone - 1 - -
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (80.00%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
4 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 14 (46.67%) HTML
6 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
6 13 (43.33%) CSS
7 12 (40.00%) Web Services
7 12 (40.00%) Java
7 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (40.00%) Oracle
8 11 (36.67%) Project Management
9 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 10 (33.33%) HTML5
10 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
10 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
10 9 (30.00%) SQL
10 9 (30.00%) Python
10 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
11 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
11 8 (26.67%) C++
11 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
11 8 (26.67%) MVC
11 8 (26.67%) Degree
11 8 (26.67%) TDD
11 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (23.33%) Entity Framework
12 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (23.33%) GIS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) SAS
3 3 (10.00%) ArcGIS
3 3 (10.00%) ArcSDE
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.33%) Kentico
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Workday HCM
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Force.com
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (10.00%) Big Data
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) OLAP
5 1 (3.33%) OLTP
5 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.33%) QlikView
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) NUnit
1 6 (20.00%) Subversion
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Xcode
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) AWS Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Test Automation Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Automation Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Test Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Graduate
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
2 13 (43.33%) CSS
3 12 (40.00%) Web Services
4 10 (33.33%) HTML5
5 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (23.33%) Entity Framework
8 4 (13.33%) WPF
9 3 (10.00%) WCF
9 3 (10.00%) jQuery
9 3 (10.00%) ArcObjects
10 1 (3.33%) Flash
10 1 (3.33%) XML
10 1 (3.33%) J2EE
10 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET
10 1 (3.33%) Silverlight
10 1 (3.33%) Java EE
10 1 (3.33%) D3.js
10 1 (3.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (23.33%) GIS
3 6 (20.00%) Open Source
4 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (13.33%) Physics
5 4 (13.33%) Chemistry
5 4 (13.33%) Psychology
5 4 (13.33%) Statistics
5 4 (13.33%) Economics
5 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.33%) User Experience
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
7 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.33%) iPhone
7 1 (3.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (36.67%) Project Management
3 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 8 (26.67%) MVC
4 8 (26.67%) TDD
5 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
6 6 (20.00%) BDD
7 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 4 (13.33%) Operations Research
8 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
8 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (13.33%) User Stories
9 2 (6.67%) Workflow
9 2 (6.67%) OO
9 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) Python
4 8 (26.67%) C++
5 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) VB
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.33%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.33%) HNC
3 1 (3.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Business Objects
3 4 (13.33%) SAP
4 3 (10.00%) ESRI
5 2 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (3.33%) EPiServer
6 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.33%) Tableau
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