Period
to 13 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 87 101
Rank change year-on-year +36 +14 +165
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 249 283 313
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 5.13% 3.32% 3.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.25% 8.59% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 244 267 298
10th Percentile £51,250 £46,250 £52,500
25th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.52% -3.57% +16.67%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £92,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +16.67%

.NET Core 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 the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,033 3,295 4,347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 41.86% 38.71% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,841 2,938 3,922
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,625 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +8.00%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing .NET Core as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in the City of London

.NET Core
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Core in the City of London.

Salary trend for .NET Core in the City of London

.NET Core
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Core in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IT jobs citing .NET Core also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 249 (100.00%) .NET
2 239 (95.98%) C#
3 191 (76.71%) Azure
4 164 (65.86%) Agile Software Development
5 161 (64.66%) DevOps
6 152 (61.04%) Microservices
6 152 (61.04%) JavaScript
7 144 (57.83%) React
8 143 (57.43%) SQL
9 137 (55.02%) .NET Framework
10 127 (51.00%) Test Automation
10 127 (51.00%) SOLID
11 125 (50.20%) Continuous Integration
12 118 (47.39%) MVC
13 117 (46.99%) SQL Server
14 114 (45.78%) CSS
14 114 (45.78%) Entity Framework
14 114 (45.78%) ASP.NET Web API
15 109 (43.78%) Deployment Automation
16 108 (43.37%) Web Services
16 108 (43.37%) OO
17 104 (41.77%) jQuery
18 100 (40.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 100 (40.16%) SOA
19 97 (38.96%) UML
20 93 (37.35%) N-Tier
20 93 (37.35%) SharePoint
21 92 (36.95%) PaaS
22 90 (36.14%) Team Foundation Server
23 89 (35.74%) Degree

.NET Core
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 93 (37.35%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.40%) CMS
3 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 82 (32.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (4.02%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 191 (76.71%) Azure
2 92 (36.95%) PaaS
3 70 (28.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 62 (24.90%) AWS
5 32 (12.85%) Serverless
6 31 (12.45%) Azure Functions
7 15 (6.02%) NuGet
8 13 (5.22%) Dynamics 365
9 12 (4.82%) Datadog
10 7 (2.81%) Power Platform
10 7 (2.81%) SaaS
11 5 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.20%) IaaS
12 3 (1.20%) npm
13 2 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.80%) GCP
13 2 (0.80%) Logic Apps
13 2 (0.80%) Power Automate
13 2 (0.80%) PowerApps
14 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) FTP
1 1 (0.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (46.99%) SQL Server
2 38 (15.26%) NoSQL
3 29 (11.65%) Azure SQL Database
4 12 (4.82%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.02%) MySQL
6 8 (3.21%) Data Lake
6 8 (3.21%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.41%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.20%) HDInsight
10 2 (0.80%) Event Store
10 2 (0.80%) Power BI
10 2 (0.80%) Redis
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.40%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 90 (36.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 84 (33.73%) Visual Studio Team System
3 26 (10.44%) TeamCity
4 22 (8.84%) NUnit
5 20 (8.03%) Git (software)
6 16 (6.43%) Jenkins
7 13 (5.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (2.81%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (2.41%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 3 (1.20%) Babel
10 3 (1.20%) GitLab
10 3 (1.20%) JIRA
10 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.20%) webpack
11 2 (0.80%) JUnit
11 2 (0.80%) Moq
11 2 (0.80%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (21.69%) Finance
2 18 (7.23%) Games
3 9 (3.61%) Front Office
4 7 (2.81%) Back Office
4 7 (2.81%) Banking
5 6 (2.41%) Online Betting
6 3 (1.20%) Advertising
6 3 (1.20%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.80%) Law
7 2 (0.80%) Retail
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 183 (73.49%) Developer
2 121 (48.59%) C# Developer
3 115 (46.18%) .NET Developer
4 97 (38.96%) Azure Developer
5 94 (37.75%) Senior Developer
6 74 (29.72%) Senior C# Developer
7 68 (27.31%) C# .NET Developer
8 61 (24.50%) Senior .NET Developer
9 47 (18.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 44 (17.67%) Senior SQL Developer
10 44 (17.67%) SQL Developer
11 43 (17.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 22 (8.84%) Architect
12 22 (8.84%) React Developer
13 18 (7.23%) Integration Developer
13 18 (7.23%) Software Engineer
14 15 (6.02%) DevOps Developer
15 14 (5.62%) Digital Architect
15 14 (5.62%) Digital Developer
15 14 (5.62%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (100.00%) .NET
2 144 (57.83%) React
3 137 (55.02%) .NET Framework
4 114 (45.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 114 (45.78%) CSS
4 114 (45.78%) Entity Framework
5 108 (43.37%) Web Services
6 104 (41.77%) jQuery
7 100 (40.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 31 (12.45%) Node.js
9 29 (11.65%) AngularJS
10 22 (8.84%) GraphQL
11 21 (8.43%) ASP.NET
12 20 (8.03%) REST
13 19 (7.63%) Next.js
14 15 (6.02%) HTML
15 14 (5.62%) XML
16 11 (4.42%) Redux
17 10 (4.02%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (4.02%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 93 (37.35%) N-Tier
2 56 (22.49%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (16.87%) Reinsurance
4 11 (4.42%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (4.02%) User Experience
6 9 (3.61%) Social Media
7 7 (2.81%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (2.01%) Cloud Native
8 5 (2.01%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.20%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.20%) Blog
10 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.20%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.80%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.40%) Derivative
12 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.40%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.23%) Linux
2 6 (2.41%) Windows
3 3 (1.20%) Android
3 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (65.86%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (64.66%) DevOps
3 152 (61.04%) Microservices
4 127 (51.00%) SOLID
4 127 (51.00%) Test Automation
5 125 (50.20%) Continuous Integration
6 118 (47.39%) MVC
7 109 (43.78%) Deployment Automation
8 108 (43.37%) OO
9 100 (40.16%) SOA
10 97 (38.96%) UML
11 86 (34.54%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 82 (32.93%) CRM
13 68 (27.31%) Migration
14 67 (26.91%) Mentoring
15 45 (18.07%) Scrum
16 44 (17.67%) TDD
17 33 (13.25%) Software Engineering
18 31 (12.45%) Computer Science
18 31 (12.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 239 (95.98%) C#
2 152 (61.04%) JavaScript
3 143 (57.43%) SQL
4 87 (34.94%) PowerShell
4 87 (34.94%) T-SQL
5 53 (21.29%) TypeScript
6 23 (9.24%) Python
7 19 (7.63%) Go
7 19 (7.63%) Perl
8 6 (2.41%) C++
9 4 (1.61%) R
10 3 (1.20%) ES6
10 3 (1.20%) Java
11 2 (0.80%) F#
12 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 89 (35.74%) Degree
2 30 (12.05%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.01%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) PSD2
System Software
1 33 (13.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 87 (34.94%) Terraform
2 68 (27.31%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (14.46%) Kubernetes
4 14 (5.62%) Kibana
5 3 (1.20%) Ansible
6 2 (0.80%) Grafana
6 2 (0.80%) logstash
Vendors
1 86 (34.54%) Nintex
2 20 (8.03%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.02%) Sparx
4 8 (3.21%) Databricks
5 2 (0.80%) Google
6 1 (0.40%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle
6 1 (0.40%) Sitecore