Period
to 31 July 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 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
Central London > City of London
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 63 74 89
Rank change year-on-year +11 +15 +96
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 247 188 372
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.39% 3.58% 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.73% 8.88% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 237 184 361
10th Percentile £61,250 £50,000 £53,750
25th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +19.23% -7.14% +3.70%
75th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +10.71% +3.70% -3.57%

.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 2,302 2,117 4,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.88% 40.29% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,114 1,869 3,653
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,717 £45,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

.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 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 247 (100.00%) .NET
2 214 (86.64%) C#
3 155 (62.75%) Azure
4 144 (58.30%) SQL
5 137 (55.47%) Agile Software Development
6 130 (52.63%) Microservices
7 126 (51.01%) JavaScript
8 125 (50.61%) React
9 121 (48.99%) DevOps
10 99 (40.08%) .NET Framework
11 98 (39.68%) SOLID
12 95 (38.46%) SQL Server
13 93 (37.65%) Web Services
14 90 (36.44%) MVC
15 78 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
16 76 (30.77%) OO
17 75 (30.36%) Entity Framework
18 74 (29.96%) CSS
19 73 (29.55%) ASP.NET Web API
20 71 (28.74%) Test Automation
21 68 (27.53%) Scrum
22 64 (25.91%) Azure Service Bus
23 63 (25.51%) Software Engineering
23 63 (25.51%) PaaS
24 62 (25.10%) Full Stack Development
25 61 (24.70%) Degree
25 61 (24.70%) TDD
26 60 (24.29%) UML
26 60 (24.29%) SOA
27 59 (23.89%) PowerShell

.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 52 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.40%) CMS
3 1 (0.40%) Confluence
3 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 44 (17.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.62%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.40%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 155 (62.75%) Azure
2 64 (25.91%) Azure Service Bus
3 63 (25.51%) PaaS
4 57 (23.08%) Azure App Service
4 57 (23.08%) Azure Service Fabric
5 46 (18.62%) Azure Key Vault
6 43 (17.41%) AWS
7 42 (17.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 41 (16.60%) Azure Storage
9 36 (14.57%) Serverless
10 35 (14.17%) Azure Functions
11 16 (6.48%) Azure Event Grid
11 16 (6.48%) NuGet
12 14 (5.67%) SaaS
13 8 (3.24%) IaaS
14 5 (2.02%) GitHub
14 5 (2.02%) Power Platform
15 4 (1.62%) Amazon EKS
15 4 (1.62%) Dynamics 365
15 4 (1.62%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.62%) AMQP
2 1 (0.40%) Firewall
2 1 (0.40%) FTP
2 1 (0.40%) Network Security
2 1 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 43 (17.41%) NoSQL
3 26 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (3.64%) MySQL
5 8 (3.24%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.24%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.43%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.62%) Amazon Aurora
7 4 (1.62%) Power BI
8 3 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.40%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.40%) GIS
9 1 (0.40%) Redis
Development Applications
1 56 (22.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (21.05%) Visual Studio Team System
3 26 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 26 (10.53%) TeamCity
4 23 (9.31%) NUnit
5 22 (8.91%) Octopus Deploy
6 13 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (4.45%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.83%) JIRA
9 6 (2.43%) Moq
9 6 (2.43%) Visual Studio
9 6 (2.43%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 5 (2.02%) Cypress.io
11 4 (1.62%) Selenium
12 2 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.81%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.81%) MSTest
12 2 (0.81%) Subversion
12 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 48 (19.43%) Finance
2 43 (17.41%) Social Skills
3 31 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.24%) Banking
5 7 (2.83%) Games
5 7 (2.83%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.83%) Online Betting
6 4 (1.62%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (1.21%) Front Office
8 2 (0.81%) Marketing
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 165 (66.80%) Developer
2 105 (42.51%) .NET Developer
3 84 (34.01%) Senior Developer
4 80 (32.39%) C# Developer
5 61 (24.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 54 (21.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 53 (21.46%) Azure Developer
8 48 (19.43%) Senior C# Developer
9 41 (16.60%) Software Engineer
10 33 (13.36%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 29 (11.74%) Lead Developer
12 27 (10.93%) Senior Software Engineer
13 19 (7.69%) SQL Developer
14 18 (7.29%) Senior DevOps
14 18 (7.29%) Software Developer
15 17 (6.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 17 (6.88%) Integration Developer
16 16 (6.48%) Senior Software Developer
17 15 (6.07%) Full Stack Developer
17 15 (6.07%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (100.00%) .NET
2 125 (50.61%) React
3 99 (40.08%) .NET Framework
4 93 (37.65%) Web Services
5 75 (30.36%) Entity Framework
6 74 (29.96%) CSS
7 73 (29.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 57 (23.08%) jQuery
9 54 (21.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 48 (19.43%) AngularJS
11 32 (12.96%) Node.js
12 25 (10.12%) REST
13 22 (8.91%) HTML
14 17 (6.88%) ASP.NET
15 16 (6.48%) JSON
16 14 (5.67%) GraphQL
16 14 (5.67%) Next.js
17 10 (4.05%) HTML5
18 9 (3.64%) RESTful
18 9 (3.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (21.05%) N-Tier
2 20 (8.10%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (6.48%) Legacy Systems
3 16 (6.48%) User Experience
4 15 (6.07%) Reinsurance
5 13 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
6 11 (4.45%) Cloud Native
7 10 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (4.05%) Social Media
8 8 (3.24%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.43%) Hedge funds
9 6 (2.43%) Public Cloud
10 5 (2.02%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.62%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.62%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.62%) Marketing Technology
12 3 (1.21%) Blog
13 2 (0.81%) Legacy Code
14 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
14 1 (0.40%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.83%) Linux
1 7 (2.83%) Windows
2 4 (1.62%) Android
2 4 (1.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (55.47%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (52.63%) Microservices
3 121 (48.99%) DevOps
4 98 (39.68%) SOLID
5 90 (36.44%) MVC
6 78 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
7 76 (30.77%) OO
8 71 (28.74%) Test Automation
9 68 (27.53%) Scrum
10 63 (25.51%) Software Engineering
11 62 (25.10%) Full Stack Development
12 61 (24.70%) TDD
13 60 (24.29%) SOA
13 60 (24.29%) UML
14 58 (23.48%) Deployment Automation
15 53 (21.46%) Mentoring
16 47 (19.03%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
16 47 (19.03%) Multithreading
17 44 (17.81%) CRM
18 43 (17.41%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 214 (86.64%) C#
2 144 (58.30%) SQL
3 126 (51.01%) JavaScript
4 59 (23.89%) PowerShell
5 51 (20.65%) T-SQL
6 33 (13.36%) TypeScript
7 18 (7.29%) Python
8 14 (5.67%) Go
8 14 (5.67%) Perl
9 11 (4.45%) Java
10 6 (2.43%) C++
11 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.40%) ES6
Qualifications
1 61 (24.70%) Degree
2 31 (12.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.62%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.02%) QA
2 4 (1.62%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 52 (21.05%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 58 (23.48%) Terraform
2 55 (22.27%) Kubernetes
3 48 (19.43%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.21%) Ansible
5 2 (0.81%) Kibana
6 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (17.00%) Nintex
2 21 (8.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.43%) Oracle
4 4 (1.62%) Sparx
5 3 (1.21%) Google
6 2 (0.81%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.40%) Databricks
7 1 (0.40%) Sage
7 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.40%) Telerik
7 1 (0.40%) VMware