Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 11 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +9
Permanent jobs citing .NET 69 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 18.30% 12.25% 20.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.75% 30.58% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 24
Belfast median annual salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £16,200 £28,400 £23,250
90th Percentile £54,250 £45,000 £42,500
County Antrim median annual salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +2.86% -6.67%

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 193 121 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 51.19% 40.07% 52.03%
Number of salaries quoted 128 102 57
Belfast median annual salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £12,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £53,000
County Antrim median annual salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +2.86% -6.67%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Belfast

.NET
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET in Belfast.

Salary trend for .NET in Belfast

.NET
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Belfast over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Belfast

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for .NET.

1 44 (63.77%) C#
2 39 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (52.17%) ASP.NET
4 32 (46.38%) Oracle
5 31 (44.93%) MVC
6 26 (37.68%) AngularJS
7 25 (36.23%) Finance
7 25 (36.23%) Microsoft Azure
8 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 22 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
10 20 (28.99%) Scrum
11 19 (27.54%) Legal
11 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (27.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (27.54%) DevOps
11 19 (27.54%) SDLC
12 18 (26.09%) HTML
12 18 (26.09%) CSS
13 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
13 17 (24.64%) Microservices
14 16 (23.19%) SQL
14 16 (23.19%) Python
14 16 (23.19%) SharePoint
14 16 (23.19%) Node.js
14 16 (23.19%) Ruby
15 15 (21.74%) jQuery
15 15 (21.74%) SaaS
15 15 (21.74%) PaaS
15 15 (21.74%) Docker

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 16 (23.19%) SharePoint
2 14 (20.29%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (20.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (17.39%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (4.35%) IIS
5 1 (1.45%) CMS
5 1 (1.45%) Confluence
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (20.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (36.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (21.74%) PaaS
3 15 (21.74%) SaaS
4 12 (17.39%) iPaaS
5 3 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) Cosmos DB
2 7 (10.14%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.14%) RDBMS
2 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Bitbucket
1 12 (17.39%) GitLab
1 12 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.14%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (10.14%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (36.23%) Finance
2 19 (27.54%) Legal
3 9 (13.04%) Banking
4 6 (8.70%) Investment Banking
5 5 (7.25%) Prime Brokerage
5 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (62.32%) Developer
2 31 (44.93%) .NET Developer
3 17 (24.64%) Architect
4 14 (20.29%) Software Developer
5 12 (17.39%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.25%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Technical Leader
8 4 (5.80%) Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) .NET Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Applications Architect
9 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Senior .NET Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) WCF Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.17%) ASP.NET
2 26 (37.68%) AngularJS
3 19 (27.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (26.09%) CSS
4 18 (26.09%) HTML
5 16 (23.19%) Node.js
6 15 (21.74%) jQuery
7 14 (20.29%) .NET Framework
8 13 (18.84%) Web Services
9 12 (17.39%) Entity Framework
10 11 (15.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (14.49%) RESTful
12 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (10.14%) Angular 2
13 7 (10.14%) Backbone.js
13 7 (10.14%) Classic ASP
13 7 (10.14%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (7.25%) WCF
15 4 (5.80%) React
16 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) User Experience
2 7 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.35%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.45%) Fintech
6 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Android
2 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.93%) MVC
3 20 (28.99%) Scrum
4 19 (27.54%) DevOps
4 19 (27.54%) SDLC
5 17 (24.64%) Microservices
6 14 (20.29%) CRM
6 14 (20.29%) Open Source
6 14 (20.29%) SOA
7 13 (18.84%) Unit Testing
8 12 (17.39%) ArchiMate
8 12 (17.39%) Data Migration
8 12 (17.39%) Data Security
8 12 (17.39%) Kanban
8 12 (17.39%) Migration
8 12 (17.39%) Open Source Development
8 12 (17.39%) Software Architecture
8 12 (17.39%) TDD
8 12 (17.39%) UML
9 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 44 (63.77%) C#
2 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.19%) Python
3 16 (23.19%) Ruby
3 16 (23.19%) SQL
4 14 (20.29%) PHP
5 10 (14.49%) Java
6 9 (13.04%) PowerShell
7 7 (10.14%) PL/SQL
7 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
8 6 (8.70%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.90%) Perl
10 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (10.14%) Degree
3 5 (7.25%) HNC
3 5 (7.25%) HND
4 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (21.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (17.39%) Kubernetes
2 12 (17.39%) Puppet
3 3 (4.35%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 39 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 32 (46.38%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) IBM
3 2 (2.90%) SAP
4 1 (1.45%) Xamarin