Period
to 21 September 2021

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 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 73 54 123
Rank change year-on-year -19 +69 +103
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 405 180 286
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.94% 4.59% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.34% 12.15% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 350 158 258
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -7.89%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £70,375
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

.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 3,282 1,481 3,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 31.93% 37.77% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,462 1,219 3,221
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,000 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.95% +3.53%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +6.80%

.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 21 September 2021.

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 21 September 2021. 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 +10 288 £50,000 +7.53% 98
East Midlands -35 119 £47,000 +10.59% 70
.NET Core
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Midlands region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 405 (100.00%) .NET
2 341 (84.20%) C#
3 279 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
4 250 (61.73%) Azure
5 218 (53.83%) SQL
6 191 (47.16%) JavaScript
7 169 (41.73%) .NET Framework
8 163 (40.25%) SQL Server
9 152 (37.53%) DevOps
10 133 (32.84%) Microservices
11 122 (30.12%) AngularJS
12 119 (29.38%) TDD
13 112 (27.65%) Docker
14 110 (27.16%) ASP.NET
15 104 (25.68%) MVC
16 102 (25.19%) Scrum
16 102 (25.19%) AWS
17 101 (24.94%) React
18 100 (24.69%) Kubernetes
18 100 (24.69%) Software Engineering
19 98 (24.20%) Entity Framework
20 92 (22.72%) Full Stack Development
21 91 (22.47%) jQuery
22 89 (21.98%) TypeScript
23 86 (21.23%) HTML
24 82 (20.25%) CSS
25 81 (20.00%) SDLC
26 77 (19.01%) Microsoft
27 75 (18.52%) Social Skills
28 70 (17.28%) SOLID

.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 14 (3.46%) CMS
2 12 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.22%) Umbraco
4 7 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (1.23%) Sitefinity
6 4 (0.99%) IIS
7 3 (0.74%) Confluence
7 3 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.74%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.25%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 250 (61.73%) Azure
2 102 (25.19%) AWS
3 42 (10.37%) Serverless
4 39 (9.63%) SaaS
5 31 (7.65%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 28 (6.91%) GCP
7 24 (5.93%) AWS Lambda
8 18 (4.44%) GitHub
9 13 (3.21%) OpenShift
10 12 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (2.96%) Amazon SQS
10 12 (2.96%) IaaS
10 12 (2.96%) PaaS
11 10 (2.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 10 (2.47%) Amazon S3
12 9 (2.22%) Azure Functions
12 9 (2.22%) Azure Service Bus
13 8 (1.98%) Azure Pipelines
14 7 (1.73%) Amazon EKS
14 7 (1.73%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.73%) Firewall
1 7 (1.73%) IPv4
1 7 (1.73%) LAN
1 7 (1.73%) WAN
2 3 (0.74%) AMQP
3 1 (0.25%) SMTP
3 1 (0.25%) SSH
3 1 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (40.25%) SQL Server
2 58 (14.32%) NoSQL
3 22 (5.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 22 (5.43%) MySQL
3 22 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (3.95%) Azure SQL Database
5 15 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.96%) Amazon RDS
6 12 (2.96%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.47%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.74%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.74%) Data Lake
10 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.25%) Redis
12 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 68 (16.79%) Git (software)
2 35 (8.64%) Jenkins
3 31 (7.65%) GitLab
4 29 (7.16%) Visual Studio
5 26 (6.42%) Octopus Deploy
6 24 (5.93%) TeamCity
7 19 (4.69%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (1.73%) JIRA
9 7 (1.73%) Vagrant
10 6 (1.48%) Android Studio
10 6 (1.48%) Maven
10 6 (1.48%) Xcode
11 4 (0.99%) gulp
12 3 (0.74%) git-flow
12 3 (0.74%) Moq
12 3 (0.74%) Subversion
13 2 (0.49%) NUnit
13 2 (0.49%) Selenium
13 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 75 (18.52%) Social Skills
2 52 (12.84%) Finance
3 23 (5.68%) Retail
4 16 (3.95%) Law
5 14 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.22%) Banking
7 4 (0.99%) Legal
8 3 (0.74%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (0.74%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (0.49%) Automotive
9 2 (0.49%) Marketing
10 1 (0.25%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.25%) Games
10 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 276 (68.15%) Developer
2 118 (29.14%) .NET Developer
3 92 (22.72%) C# Developer
4 84 (20.74%) Software Developer
5 54 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 41 (10.12%) Full Stack Developer
7 39 (9.63%) Senior Developer
8 33 (8.15%) Software Engineer
9 24 (5.93%) Junior
10 17 (4.20%) C# Software Developer
10 17 (4.20%) Junior Developer
11 16 (3.95%) .NET Software Engineer
11 16 (3.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 15 (3.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 14 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
14 13 (3.21%) Senior .NET Developer
15 12 (2.96%) Junior .NET Developer
16 10 (2.47%) Architect
16 10 (2.47%) Junior C# Developer
16 10 (2.47%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 405 (100.00%) .NET
2 169 (41.73%) .NET Framework
3 122 (30.12%) AngularJS
4 110 (27.16%) ASP.NET
5 101 (24.94%) React
6 98 (24.20%) Entity Framework
7 91 (22.47%) jQuery
8 86 (21.23%) HTML
9 82 (20.25%) CSS
10 59 (14.57%) RESTful
11 56 (13.83%) LINQ
12 43 (10.62%) REST
13 30 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (7.16%) JSON
14 29 (7.16%) Web Services
15 27 (6.67%) Node.js
16 26 (6.42%) ASP.NET Web API
16 26 (6.42%) HTML5
16 26 (6.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 24 (5.93%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.37%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (8.15%) Self-Motivation
3 28 (6.91%) Mobile App
4 22 (5.43%) User Experience
5 16 (3.95%) Legacy Applications
6 13 (3.21%) Life Science
7 12 (2.96%) Client/Server
8 10 (2.47%) Driving Licence
9 9 (2.22%) Cloud Native
9 9 (2.22%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.98%) Legacy Systems
11 7 (1.73%) Data Centre
12 6 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.48%) Tandem
13 5 (1.23%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.74%) Legacy Code
14 3 (0.74%) Photography
14 3 (0.74%) Private Cloud
15 2 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
15 2 (0.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.17%) Windows
2 18 (4.44%) Linux
3 9 (2.22%) Android
4 7 (1.73%) Unix
5 6 (1.48%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.25%) SUSE
6 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (37.53%) DevOps
3 133 (32.84%) Microservices
4 119 (29.38%) TDD
5 104 (25.68%) MVC
6 102 (25.19%) Scrum
7 100 (24.69%) Software Engineering
8 92 (22.72%) Full Stack Development
9 81 (20.00%) SDLC
10 70 (17.28%) SOLID
11 42 (10.37%) API Design
12 37 (9.14%) Pair Programming
13 35 (8.64%) Problem-Solving
14 30 (7.41%) BDD
15 29 (7.16%) OO
16 28 (6.91%) Web Development
17 27 (6.67%) API Development
18 26 (6.42%) Front End Development
19 24 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
19 24 (5.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 341 (84.20%) C#
2 218 (53.83%) SQL
3 191 (47.16%) JavaScript
4 89 (21.98%) TypeScript
5 35 (8.64%) PowerShell
6 29 (7.16%) T-SQL
7 18 (4.44%) Java
7 18 (4.44%) Python
8 16 (3.95%) Bash Shell
9 14 (3.46%) VB.NET
10 11 (2.72%) VB
11 9 (2.22%) C++
11 9 (2.22%) PHP
12 7 (1.73%) C
12 7 (1.73%) Perl
12 7 (1.73%) Ruby
13 6 (1.48%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.74%) Clojure
14 3 (0.74%) ES6
14 3 (0.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (6.42%) Degree
2 12 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.25%) CISA
3 1 (0.25%) CISM
3 1 (0.25%) CISSP
3 1 (0.25%) ISSAP
3 1 (0.25%) ISSEP
3 1 (0.25%) MCSD
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.70%) QA
2 12 (2.96%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 12 (2.96%) GxP
3 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.25%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.25%) COBIT
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) NIST
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) SOC 2
System Software
1 112 (27.65%) Docker
2 2 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 100 (24.69%) Kubernetes
2 33 (8.15%) Terraform
3 16 (3.95%) Ansible
4 8 (1.98%) Puppet
5 7 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.73%) SCCM
6 2 (0.49%) MIIS
Vendors
1 77 (19.01%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.46%) Oracle
2 14 (3.46%) Xamarin
3 12 (2.96%) Agilent
4 11 (2.72%) Google
5 7 (1.73%) Alibaba
5 7 (1.73%) IBM
6 5 (1.23%) MuleSoft
7 4 (0.99%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.74%) Adobe
8 3 (0.74%) Databricks
8 3 (0.74%) Nintex
9 2 (0.49%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.25%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.25%) Sage
10 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.25%) Telerik
10 1 (0.25%) Veracode