The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 7 25
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 27 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 14.21% 14.84% 10.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.76% 45.10% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 11
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  

.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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 85 51 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 44.74% 32.90% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 61 47 29
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 £30,000 £32,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 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 in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for .NET in Northern Ireland

.NET
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for .NET in Northern Ireland

.NET
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 within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +1 27 £34,000 -15.00% 4
.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for .NET.

1 49 (74.24%) C#
2 39 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 32 (48.48%) SQL Server
4 31 (46.97%) JavaScript
5 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
6 26 (39.39%) HTML
7 21 (31.82%) CSS
8 20 (30.30%) SQL
8 20 (30.30%) AngularJS
9 18 (27.27%) WPF
10 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (25.76%) .NET Framework
11 16 (24.24%) MVC
12 15 (22.73%) jQuery
13 14 (21.21%) Web Services
14 13 (19.70%) Silverlight
15 12 (18.18%) Windows
15 12 (18.18%) VB.NET
16 11 (16.67%) WCF
16 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
17 10 (15.15%) Oracle
17 10 (15.15%) Visual Studio
18 9 (13.64%) Java
18 9 (13.64%) Degree
18 9 (13.64%) WinForms
19 7 (10.61%) MVVM
19 7 (10.61%) Entity Framework
19 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
19 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills

.NET
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 (4.55%) ArcGIS
2 2 (3.03%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (48.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.55%) CruiseControl
3 3 (4.55%) NUnit
4 2 (3.03%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Prime Brokerage
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (95.45%) Developer
2 46 (69.70%) .NET Developer
3 36 (54.55%) Software Developer
4 26 (39.39%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (15.15%) C# Developer
7 8 (12.12%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Applications Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Xamarin Developer
9 5 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
10 4 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (6.06%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Lead C# Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Lead Developer
11 3 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (59.09%) ASP.NET
2 26 (39.39%) HTML
3 21 (31.82%) CSS
4 20 (30.30%) AngularJS
5 18 (27.27%) WPF
6 17 (25.76%) .NET Framework
7 15 (22.73%) jQuery
8 14 (21.21%) Web Services
9 13 (19.70%) Silverlight
10 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (16.67%) WCF
11 9 (13.64%) WinForms
12 7 (10.61%) Entity Framework
12 7 (10.61%) React
12 7 (10.61%) XML
13 6 (9.09%) Sass
14 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (7.58%) HTML5
15 4 (6.06%) LINQ
15 4 (6.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.06%) User Experience
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.18%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Android
2 6 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.24%) MVC
3 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
4 7 (10.61%) MVVM
4 7 (10.61%) TDD
5 6 (9.09%) Android Development
5 6 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 6 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 6 (9.09%) Mobile Development
5 6 (9.09%) SDLC
5 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.06%) API Development
7 4 (6.06%) Change Control
7 4 (6.06%) Information Management
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.55%) Kanban
8 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (74.24%) C#
2 31 (46.97%) JavaScript
3 20 (30.30%) SQL
4 12 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 9 (13.64%) Java
6 6 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 6 (9.09%) VB
7 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.55%) C++
8 3 (4.55%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.52%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.55%) HNC
3 3 (4.55%) HND
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) Oracle
3 6 (9.09%) Xamarin
4 3 (4.55%) ESRI
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