Period
to 6 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
England > Midlands
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 75 135 224
Rank change year-on-year +60 +89 +73
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 193 260 165
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.80% 2.21% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.14% 6.67% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 204 254 198
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% +5.26%

.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 Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,732 3,897 5,106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 34.10% 33.09% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,467 3,316 4,324
Median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,075
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in the Midlands

.NET Core
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Core in the Midlands.

Salary trend for .NET Core in the Midlands

.NET Core
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Core in the Midlands over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in the Midlands

.NET Core
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Core within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 6 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +56 109 £50,000 +11.11% 47
East Midlands +47 83 £42,500 - 46
.NET Core
England

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 190 (98.45%) .NET
2 175 (90.67%) C#
3 105 (54.40%) Azure
4 99 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (50.26%) .NET Framework
6 80 (41.45%) ASP.NET
7 65 (33.68%) JavaScript
7 65 (33.68%) AngularJS
8 64 (33.16%) SQL
9 62 (32.12%) MVC
10 58 (30.05%) SQL Server
11 52 (26.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 49 (25.39%) Mentoring
12 49 (25.39%) Microservices
12 49 (25.39%) Microsoft
13 48 (24.87%) HTML
13 48 (24.87%) TDD
14 47 (24.35%) CSS
15 46 (23.83%) DevOps
16 40 (20.73%) Scrum
17 36 (18.65%) Software Engineering
17 36 (18.65%) AWS
17 36 (18.65%) RESTful
18 35 (18.13%) Web Services
19 33 (17.10%) Git (software)
20 30 (15.54%) Entity Framework
21 28 (14.51%) Web Development
22 27 (13.99%) E-Commerce
23 26 (13.47%) jQuery
23 26 (13.47%) Greenfield Project

.NET Core
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 10 (5.18%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.07%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.55%) CMS
3 3 (1.55%) Confluence
3 3 (1.55%) NServiceBus
3 3 (1.55%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.52%) Apache
4 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 105 (54.40%) Azure
2 36 (18.65%) AWS
3 15 (7.77%) SaaS
3 15 (7.77%) Serverless
4 8 (4.15%) PaaS
4 8 (4.15%) Power Platform
5 6 (3.11%) GitHub
6 4 (2.07%) IaaS
6 4 (2.07%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.55%) GCP
8 1 (0.52%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.52%) Datadog
8 1 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.07%) AMQP
2 2 (1.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (30.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.29%) MySQL
3 15 (7.77%) NoSQL
4 12 (6.22%) MongoDB
5 11 (5.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 10 (5.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.15%) Power BI
7 8 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (3.11%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.07%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.55%) Big Data
11 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.52%) Cosmos DB
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2019
12 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.52%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 33 (17.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.33%) Jenkins
2 18 (9.33%) Visual Studio
3 13 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.11%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (2.59%) JIRA
5 5 (2.59%) Maven
5 5 (2.59%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (2.07%) Moq
7 3 (1.55%) NUnit
7 3 (1.55%) ReSharper
7 3 (1.55%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.55%) Subversion
7 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.04%) GitLab
9 1 (0.52%) Log4Net
General
1 17 (8.81%) Finance
2 5 (2.59%) Law
2 5 (2.59%) Legal
3 4 (2.07%) Automotive
3 4 (2.07%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.07%) Retail
4 2 (1.04%) Banking
4 2 (1.04%) Games
4 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 147 (76.17%) Developer
2 94 (48.70%) .NET Developer
3 43 (22.28%) C# Developer
4 37 (19.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 37 (19.17%) Senior Developer
5 30 (15.54%) Software Developer
6 25 (12.95%) Full Stack Developer
6 25 (12.95%) Software Engineer
7 17 (8.81%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (8.29%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 15 (7.77%) .NET Software Engineer
9 15 (7.77%) Web Developer
10 14 (7.25%) .NET Software Developer
11 12 (6.22%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (5.70%) Senior Software Engineer
13 10 (5.18%) Architect
13 10 (5.18%) ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (4.66%) .NET Web Developer
14 9 (4.66%) JavaScript Developer
14 9 (4.66%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (98.45%) .NET
2 97 (50.26%) .NET Framework
3 80 (41.45%) ASP.NET
4 65 (33.68%) AngularJS
5 52 (26.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 48 (24.87%) HTML
7 47 (24.35%) CSS
8 36 (18.65%) RESTful
9 35 (18.13%) Web Services
10 30 (15.54%) Entity Framework
11 26 (13.47%) jQuery
12 24 (12.44%) React
13 23 (11.92%) ASP.NET Core
13 23 (11.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (10.36%) HTML5
14 20 (10.36%) REST
15 15 (7.77%) Vue.js
16 14 (7.25%) Spring
16 14 (7.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (6.74%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.47%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (4.66%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.63%) User Experience
5 5 (2.59%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.07%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.55%) Life Science
7 3 (1.55%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.04%) VLE
9 1 (0.52%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.52%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.55%) Linux
2 2 (1.04%) Windows
3 1 (0.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (32.12%) MVC
3 49 (25.39%) Mentoring
3 49 (25.39%) Microservices
4 48 (24.87%) TDD
5 46 (23.83%) DevOps
6 40 (20.73%) Scrum
7 36 (18.65%) Software Engineering
8 28 (14.51%) Web Development
9 27 (13.99%) E-Commerce
10 25 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (11.40%) SOLID
12 17 (8.81%) Unit Testing
13 16 (8.29%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (7.77%) BDD
14 15 (7.77%) Technical Debt
15 13 (6.74%) Test Automation
16 12 (6.22%) OO
17 10 (5.18%) Continuous Delivery
17 10 (5.18%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 175 (90.67%) C#
2 65 (33.68%) JavaScript
3 64 (33.16%) SQL
4 21 (10.88%) T-SQL
5 12 (6.22%) TypeScript
6 8 (4.15%) Java
6 8 (4.15%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.59%) ES6
7 5 (2.59%) Python
8 3 (1.55%) PHP
8 3 (1.55%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.52%) ANSI SQL
9 1 (0.52%) C++
9 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (4.66%) Degree
2 4 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.81%) QA
System Software
1 22 (11.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (5.70%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.07%) Ansible
2 4 (2.07%) Terraform
3 2 (1.04%) MIIS
Vendors
1 49 (25.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.11%) Oracle
3 5 (2.59%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.07%) Google
4 4 (2.07%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.55%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.04%) Apple
6 2 (1.04%) Telerik
7 1 (0.52%) Facebook
7 1 (0.52%) IBM
7 1 (0.52%) Instagram
7 1 (0.52%) Twitter