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 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 2 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 34 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 16.59% 30.00% 14.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.78% 71.43% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 14
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +1.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £28,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,250 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 90 42 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 43.90% 42.00% 33.02%
Number of salaries quoted 71 25 28
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing .NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, 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 43 (70.49%) C#
2 41 (67.21%) ASP.NET
3 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
4 27 (44.26%) SQL Server
5 24 (39.34%) HTML
6 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
7 21 (34.43%) SQL
8 19 (31.15%) .NET Framework
9 18 (29.51%) CSS
10 16 (26.23%) VB.NET
10 16 (26.23%) jQuery
11 14 (22.95%) Oracle
11 14 (22.95%) XML
12 13 (21.31%) MVC
12 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (21.31%) WPF
12 13 (21.31%) AngularJS
13 12 (19.67%) Web Services
14 11 (18.03%) Visual Studio
14 11 (18.03%) Java
14 11 (18.03%) Degree
15 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
15 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (13.11%) Silverlight
16 8 (13.11%) WCF
16 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (13.11%) VB
16 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
17 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
17 6 (9.84%) Entity Framework

.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 3 (4.92%) ArcGIS
2 2 (3.28%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) Kentico
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.64%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (44.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.92%) LabVIEW
4 2 (3.28%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (86.89%) Developer
2 35 (57.38%) .NET Developer
3 31 (50.82%) Software Developer
4 20 (32.79%) .NET Software Developer
5 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (16.39%) C# Developer
7 7 (11.48%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Applications Developer
8 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Xamarin Developer
9 5 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Lead C# Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Lead Software Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
10 4 (6.56%) Software Team Leader
10 4 (6.56%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (6.56%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (67.21%) ASP.NET
2 24 (39.34%) HTML
3 19 (31.15%) .NET Framework
4 18 (29.51%) CSS
5 16 (26.23%) jQuery
6 14 (22.95%) XML
7 13 (21.31%) AngularJS
7 13 (21.31%) WPF
8 12 (19.67%) Web Services
9 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (13.11%) Silverlight
9 8 (13.11%) WCF
10 6 (9.84%) Entity Framework
10 6 (9.84%) Sass
10 6 (9.84%) WinForms
11 4 (6.56%) HTML5
11 4 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (4.92%) JSON
12 3 (4.92%) LINQ
12 3 (4.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Tandem
5 1 (1.64%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Android
1 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (21.31%) MVC
2 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
3 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
4 6 (9.84%) Android Development
4 6 (9.84%) iOS Development
4 6 (9.84%) Mobile Development
5 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.20%) Web Development
6 4 (6.56%) Change Control
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (6.56%) TDD
7 3 (4.92%) API Development
7 3 (4.92%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.92%) CRM
7 3 (4.92%) Information Management
7 3 (4.92%) Test Automation
7 3 (4.92%) Test Strategy
7 3 (4.92%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 43 (70.49%) C#
2 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
3 21 (34.43%) SQL
4 16 (26.23%) VB.NET
5 11 (18.03%) Java
6 8 (13.11%) VB
7 5 (8.20%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.56%) C++
9 3 (4.92%) Python
9 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.95%) Oracle
3 6 (9.84%) Xamarin
4 3 (4.92%) ESRI
5 2 (3.28%) Adobe
6 1 (1.64%) Apple
6 1 (1.64%) Epicor
6 1 (1.64%) Google
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Infor
6 1 (1.64%) Sage
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