Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 58 84 101
Rank change year-on-year +26 +17 +193
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 215 311 318
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.96% 3.42% 3.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.24% 8.83% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 236 332 333
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
10th Percentile £49,375 £45,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £89,875 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

.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 1,912 3,523 4,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.13% 38.71% 43.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,691 3,164 4,134
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +8.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £44,400 £42,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

.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 25 January 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 January 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.

1 215 (100.00%) .NET
2 197 (91.63%) C#
3 162 (75.35%) Azure
4 132 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
5 122 (56.74%) Microservices
6 120 (55.81%) JavaScript
7 114 (53.02%) React
8 109 (50.70%) DevOps
9 101 (46.98%) .NET Framework
10 98 (45.58%) SQL
11 94 (43.72%) Test Automation
12 91 (42.33%) SQL Server
13 90 (41.86%) CSS
13 90 (41.86%) ASP.NET Web API
14 89 (41.40%) MVC
15 86 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
16 81 (37.67%) SOLID
17 80 (37.21%) Entity Framework
18 79 (36.74%) SOA
19 78 (36.28%) Deployment Automation
20 75 (34.88%) jQuery
21 72 (33.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 72 (33.49%) OO
22 65 (30.23%) N-Tier
23 64 (29.77%) SharePoint
23 64 (29.77%) Web Services
23 64 (29.77%) AWS
24 62 (28.84%) UML
24 62 (28.84%) Finance
25 60 (27.91%) PaaS

.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 64 (29.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.47%) CMS
2 1 (0.47%) Content Management Server
2 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
2 1 (0.47%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 45 (20.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (7.91%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 162 (75.35%) Azure
2 64 (29.77%) AWS
3 60 (27.91%) PaaS
4 33 (15.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 19 (8.84%) Dynamics 365
6 12 (5.58%) Datadog
7 7 (3.26%) SaaS
8 6 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (2.79%) npm
9 5 (2.33%) NuGet
9 5 (2.33%) Power Platform
9 5 (2.33%) Serverless
10 4 (1.86%) Azure Functions
11 2 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.93%) GCP
11 2 (0.93%) IaaS
12 1 (0.47%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (42.33%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.77%) NoSQL
3 17 (7.91%) Azure SQL Database
4 8 (3.72%) Data Lake
5 6 (2.79%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.33%) MySQL
7 3 (1.40%) HDInsight
7 3 (1.40%) Redis
8 2 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (0.93%) Event Store
8 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.93%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.47%) Aerospike
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 51 (23.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (20.93%) Visual Studio Team System
3 21 (9.77%) NUnit
4 18 (8.37%) Git (software)
5 16 (7.44%) TeamCity
6 13 (6.05%) Jenkins
7 9 (4.19%) GitLab
8 6 (2.79%) Moq
9 5 (2.33%) MSTest
10 4 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (1.40%) Babel
11 3 (1.40%) webpack
12 2 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
13 1 (0.47%) CircleCI
13 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.47%) JUnit
13 1 (0.47%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.47%) Subversion
13 1 (0.47%) xUnit.net
General
1 62 (28.84%) Finance
2 15 (6.98%) Back Office
3 13 (6.05%) Games
4 10 (4.65%) Front Office
5 8 (3.72%) Banking
6 4 (1.86%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.40%) Advertising
8 2 (0.93%) Law
8 2 (0.93%) Retail
9 1 (0.47%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
9 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 144 (66.98%) Developer
2 97 (45.12%) .NET Developer
3 88 (40.93%) C# Developer
4 67 (31.16%) Azure Developer
5 65 (30.23%) Senior Developer
6 56 (26.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 51 (23.72%) Senior C# Developer
8 42 (19.53%) Senior .NET Developer
9 35 (16.28%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 33 (15.35%) SQL Developer
11 32 (14.88%) Senior SQL Developer
12 30 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 27 (12.56%) Architect
14 23 (10.70%) React Developer
15 21 (9.77%) Digital Architect
16 19 (8.84%) Solutions Architect
17 17 (7.91%) Digital Solutions Architect
18 13 (6.05%) Engineering Manager
19 12 (5.58%) Azure Architect
20 11 (5.12%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (100.00%) .NET
2 114 (53.02%) React
3 101 (46.98%) .NET Framework
4 90 (41.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 90 (41.86%) CSS
5 80 (37.21%) Entity Framework
6 75 (34.88%) jQuery
7 72 (33.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 64 (29.77%) Web Services
9 35 (16.28%) ASP.NET
10 27 (12.56%) AngularJS
11 25 (11.63%) REST
12 21 (9.77%) ASP.NET Core
13 20 (9.30%) HTML
14 19 (8.84%) Node.js
15 17 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (7.91%) GraphQL
16 13 (6.05%) Next.js
17 12 (5.58%) Redux
17 12 (5.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (30.23%) N-Tier
2 35 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (13.95%) Reinsurance
4 18 (8.37%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (3.26%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.86%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.40%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.93%) User Experience
10 1 (0.47%) Derivative
10 1 (0.47%) Equities
10 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.98%) Linux
2 6 (2.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (56.74%) Microservices
3 109 (50.70%) DevOps
4 94 (43.72%) Test Automation
5 89 (41.40%) MVC
6 86 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 81 (37.67%) SOLID
8 79 (36.74%) SOA
9 78 (36.28%) Deployment Automation
10 72 (33.49%) OO
11 62 (28.84%) UML
12 60 (27.91%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 47 (21.86%) Mentoring
14 45 (20.93%) CRM
15 38 (17.67%) TDD
16 35 (16.28%) Scrum
17 34 (15.81%) Waterfall
18 33 (15.35%) Migration
19 27 (12.56%) Unit Testing
20 22 (10.23%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 197 (91.63%) C#
2 120 (55.81%) JavaScript
3 98 (45.58%) SQL
4 55 (25.58%) T-SQL
5 52 (24.19%) PowerShell
6 49 (22.79%) TypeScript
7 17 (7.91%) Python
8 15 (6.98%) Go
9 13 (6.05%) Perl
10 4 (1.86%) R
11 3 (1.40%) ES6
12 2 (0.93%) C++
12 2 (0.93%) F#
12 2 (0.93%) Java
12 2 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (21.40%) Degree
2 6 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.33%) PSD2
1 5 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 18 (8.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 55 (25.58%) Terraform
2 31 (14.42%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (8.84%) Kubernetes
4 14 (6.51%) Kibana
5 2 (0.93%) Grafana
5 2 (0.93%) logstash
Vendors
1 58 (26.98%) Nintex
2 29 (13.49%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.91%) Sparx
4 9 (4.19%) Databricks
5 2 (0.93%) Google
6 1 (0.47%) Sitecore