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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 1 14
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 39 40 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 14.13% 30.77% 13.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.49% 64.52% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 13
Median salary £37,500 £36,750 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -3.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
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 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 94 62 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 34.06% 47.69% 37.38%
Number of salaries quoted 78 38 33
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 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 28 March 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 28 March 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 -5 39 £37,500 +2.04% 9
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 47 (70.15%) C#
2 43 (64.18%) ASP.NET
3 33 (49.25%) SQL Server
4 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
5 25 (37.31%) HTML
5 25 (37.31%) Microsoft
6 23 (34.33%) SQL
7 20 (29.85%) CSS
8 19 (28.36%) .NET Framework
9 17 (25.37%) WPF
9 17 (25.37%) VB.NET
10 16 (23.88%) jQuery
11 14 (20.90%) Degree
11 14 (20.90%) MVC
11 14 (20.90%) AngularJS
12 13 (19.40%) Oracle
12 13 (19.40%) Web Services
12 13 (19.40%) XML
12 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (17.91%) Silverlight
13 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (16.42%) Visual Studio
15 10 (14.93%) Java
15 10 (14.93%) Windows
15 10 (14.93%) WCF
15 10 (14.93%) WinForms
16 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
16 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
17 8 (11.94%) VB

.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 (4.48%) ArcGIS
1 3 (4.48%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.49%) Kentico
2 1 (1.49%) SAS
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.49%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (49.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.49%) Power BI
7 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.48%) LabVIEW
4 2 (2.99%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.99%) MSBuild
4 2 (2.99%) NUnit
General
1 4 (5.97%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Finance
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (88.06%) Developer
2 40 (59.70%) .NET Developer
3 35 (52.24%) Software Developer
4 24 (35.82%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (13.43%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Applications Developer
7 6 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.96%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Mobile Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Xamarin Developer
8 5 (7.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.97%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (5.97%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Team Leader
10 3 (4.48%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (64.18%) ASP.NET
2 25 (37.31%) HTML
3 20 (29.85%) CSS
4 19 (28.36%) .NET Framework
5 17 (25.37%) WPF
6 16 (23.88%) jQuery
7 14 (20.90%) AngularJS
8 13 (19.40%) Web Services
8 13 (19.40%) XML
9 12 (17.91%) Silverlight
10 10 (14.93%) WCF
10 10 (14.93%) WinForms
11 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (8.96%) Entity Framework
12 6 (8.96%) Sass
13 4 (5.97%) HTML5
13 4 (5.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (4.48%) ADO.NET
14 3 (4.48%) LINQ
14 3 (4.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.99%) User Experience
5 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) iPad
5 1 (1.49%) Tandem
5 1 (1.49%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Android
2 6 (8.96%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.48%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) MVC
2 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
4 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
5 7 (10.45%) Web Development
6 6 (8.96%) Android Development
6 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.96%) iOS Development
6 6 (8.96%) Mobile Development
6 6 (8.96%) MVVM
7 4 (5.97%) Change Control
7 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (5.97%) TDD
8 3 (4.48%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.48%) CRM
8 3 (4.48%) SDLC
8 3 (4.48%) Test Automation
8 3 (4.48%) Test Strategy
8 3 (4.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 47 (70.15%) C#
2 29 (43.28%) JavaScript
3 23 (34.33%) SQL
4 17 (25.37%) VB.NET
5 10 (14.93%) Java
6 8 (11.94%) VB
7 5 (7.46%) PL/SQL
7 5 (7.46%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.97%) C++
9 3 (4.48%) Python
10 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) HNC
3 2 (2.99%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.40%) Oracle
3 6 (8.96%) Xamarin
4 3 (4.48%) ESRI
5 2 (2.99%) Adobe
6 1 (1.49%) Apple
6 1 (1.49%) Epicor
6 1 (1.49%) Google
6 1 (1.49%) HP
6 1 (1.49%) Infor
6 1 (1.49%) Sage
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