Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET Framework
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 38 20
Rank change year-on-year -5 -18 +27
Permanent jobs citing .NET Framework 24 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.27% 1.77% 6.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.48% 5.22% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Northern Ireland median annual salary £33,750 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,200 £22,500
90th Percentile £39,425 £38,200 £42,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.NET Framework 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 209 115 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 45.93% 33.92% 47.47%
Number of salaries quoted 131 91 55
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £12,500 £28,250 £22,700
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Northern Ireland

.NET Framework
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for .NET Framework in Northern Ireland

.NET Framework
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -6 18 £33,750 -6.25%
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) ASP.NET
2 17 (70.83%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 16 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (58.33%) TDD
5 13 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (54.17%) Entity Framework
5 13 (54.17%) MVC
5 13 (54.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (41.67%) jQuery
7 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (41.67%) HTML
7 10 (41.67%) CSS
7 10 (41.67%) Web Services
7 10 (41.67%) Oracle
7 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
7 10 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
9 7 (29.17%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (29.17%) RESTful
9 7 (29.17%) TeamCity
9 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
9 7 (29.17%) RDBMS
9 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
9 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
9 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 7 (29.17%) Legal

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (25.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (12.50%) Office 365
4 3 (12.50%) PaaS
4 3 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SSH
1 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) DocumentDB
1 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
1 7 (29.17%) RDBMS
1 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (29.17%) TeamCity
2 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (25.00%) Robot Framework
3 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (29.17%) Legal
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Test Automation Specialist
3 6 (25.00%) Test Scripter
3 6 (25.00%) Test Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 13 (54.17%) Entity Framework
4 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (41.67%) CSS
4 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 10 (41.67%) jQuery
4 10 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (41.67%) Web Services
5 7 (29.17%) Angular 2
5 7 (29.17%) Backbone.js
5 7 (29.17%) Classic ASP
5 7 (29.17%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (29.17%) RESTful
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
7 3 (12.50%) CSS3
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
8 2 (8.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) TDD
2 13 (54.17%) Continuous Delivery
2 13 (54.17%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (54.17%) MVC
3 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 7 (29.17%) CQRS
5 7 (29.17%) DevOps
5 7 (29.17%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (29.17%) Scrum
5 7 (29.17%) SDLC
5 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
5 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 6 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (25.00%) User Stories
7 3 (12.50%) Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) MVVM
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) C++
3 6 (25.00%) Groovy
3 6 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) Python
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle