Period
to 27 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 27 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
England > North of England
6 months to
27 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 46 52 164
Rank change year-on-year +6 +112 +234
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 561 737 369
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 5.19% 4.67% 1.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.18% 12.09% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 737 741 376
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £64,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

.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 North of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,257 6,098 7,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 39.38% 38.64% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3,698 5,156 6,161
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in the North of England

.NET Core
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Core in the North of England.

Salary trend for .NET Core in the North of England

.NET Core
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Core in the North of England over the 6 months to 27 February 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in the North of England

.NET Core
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Core within the North of England region over the 6 months to 27 February 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
North West +19 351 £50,000 - 128
Yorkshire -20 152 £47,500 +11.76% 57
North East +30 58 £47,500 +11.76% 22
.NET Core
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 North of England region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 561 (100.00%) .NET
2 455 (81.11%) C#
3 300 (53.48%) MVC
4 252 (44.92%) ASP.NET
5 246 (43.85%) SQL
6 241 (42.96%) Azure
7 233 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
8 229 (40.82%) JavaScript
9 199 (35.47%) SQL Server
10 174 (31.02%) Software Engineering
11 126 (22.46%) .NET Framework
12 115 (20.50%) HTML
12 115 (20.50%) CSS
12 115 (20.50%) Analytical Skills
13 112 (19.96%) TDD
14 111 (19.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 111 (19.79%) AngularJS
15 108 (19.25%) DevOps
16 100 (17.83%) AWS
17 97 (17.29%) Microservices
18 95 (16.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 94 (16.76%) Analytical Thinking
20 92 (16.40%) Microsoft
21 91 (16.22%) React
22 89 (15.86%) Innovative Thinking
23 88 (15.69%) Web Development
24 74 (13.19%) Docker
25 72 (12.83%) ASP.NET MVC
26 60 (10.70%) Finance
27 59 (10.52%) Scrum

.NET Core
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 17 (3.03%) CMS
1 17 (3.03%) Confluence
2 10 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (1.60%) IIS
3 9 (1.60%) Umbraco
4 8 (1.43%) NServiceBus
5 6 (1.07%) Kentico
6 4 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.71%) nginx
7 3 (0.53%) WordPress
8 2 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.18%) Apache
9 1 (0.18%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.18%) Mendix
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 241 (42.96%) Azure
2 100 (17.83%) AWS
3 30 (5.35%) Serverless
4 21 (3.74%) GCP
5 10 (1.78%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (1.78%) SaaS
6 7 (1.25%) GitHub
6 7 (1.25%) Logic Apps
6 7 (1.25%) PaaS
7 6 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.89%) Slack
9 3 (0.53%) Azure Machine Learning
9 3 (0.53%) Power Platform
10 2 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.36%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.18%) AWS CodePipeline
11 1 (0.18%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.18%) npm
11 1 (0.18%) PowerApps
11 1 (0.18%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (35.47%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 29 (5.17%) NoSQL
4 19 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.50%) Cosmos DB
6 13 (2.32%) SQL Server 2016
7 12 (2.14%) MySQL
8 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.53%) Big Data
13 2 (0.36%) Power BI
14 1 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.18%) OLAP
14 1 (0.18%) phpMyAdmin
14 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 50 (8.91%) Git (software)
2 44 (7.84%) Visual Studio
3 38 (6.77%) JIRA
4 23 (4.10%) Selenium
5 20 (3.57%) MSTest
6 18 (3.21%) Bitbucket
7 17 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
8 16 (2.85%) TeamCity
9 14 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (2.14%) NUnit
11 11 (1.96%) Jenkins
11 11 (1.96%) JMeter
12 9 (1.60%) git-flow
12 9 (1.60%) Katalon Studio
13 8 (1.43%) SpecFlow
14 7 (1.25%) GitLab
14 7 (1.25%) Visual Studio Code
15 6 (1.07%) Visual Studio Team System
16 4 (0.71%) gulp
16 4 (0.71%) webpack
General
1 60 (10.70%) Finance
2 13 (2.32%) Law
2 13 (2.32%) Retail
3 8 (1.43%) Public Sector
4 7 (1.25%) Automotive
5 5 (0.89%) Games
6 4 (0.71%) Back Office
7 3 (0.53%) Local Government
8 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.36%) Marketing
8 2 (0.36%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.18%) Advertising
9 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 456 (81.28%) Developer
2 249 (44.39%) .NET Developer
3 166 (29.59%) C# Developer
4 140 (24.96%) Software Developer
5 96 (17.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 79 (14.08%) Senior Developer
7 63 (11.23%) Software Engineer
8 59 (10.52%) C# Software Developer
9 58 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
10 56 (9.98%) .NET Software Developer
11 32 (5.70%) Senior C# Developer
12 28 (4.99%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 28 (4.99%) Web Developer
13 26 (4.63%) Senior Software Developer
14 23 (4.10%) Full Stack Developer
14 23 (4.10%) Lead Developer
14 23 (4.10%) SQL Developer
15 19 (3.39%) Azure Developer
16 17 (3.03%) .NET Software Engineer
17 15 (2.67%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 561 (100.00%) .NET
2 252 (44.92%) ASP.NET
3 126 (22.46%) .NET Framework
4 115 (20.50%) CSS
4 115 (20.50%) HTML
5 111 (19.79%) AngularJS
5 111 (19.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 95 (16.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 91 (16.22%) React
8 72 (12.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 53 (9.45%) Vue.js
10 51 (9.09%) Entity Framework
11 40 (7.13%) jQuery
12 36 (6.42%) ASP.NET Core
13 35 (6.24%) REST
14 30 (5.35%) HTML5
15 29 (5.17%) RESTful
16 22 (3.92%) Node.js
17 19 (3.39%) Web Services
18 16 (2.85%) Blazor
Miscellaneous
1 115 (20.50%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (10.52%) Greenfield Project
3 49 (8.73%) Mobile App
4 25 (4.46%) User Experience
5 13 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.14%) NHS
7 9 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (0.53%) Cloud Native
8 3 (0.53%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.18%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.18%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.18%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.18%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.18%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.18%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.18%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.18%) Robotics
10 1 (0.18%) Smart City
10 1 (0.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.92%) Linux
2 13 (2.32%) Windows
3 5 (0.89%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.36%) Android
4 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (53.48%) MVC
2 233 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (31.02%) Software Engineering
4 112 (19.96%) TDD
5 108 (19.25%) DevOps
6 97 (17.29%) Microservices
7 94 (16.76%) Analytical Thinking
8 89 (15.86%) Innovative Thinking
9 88 (15.69%) Web Development
10 59 (10.52%) Scrum
11 57 (10.16%) SOLID
12 47 (8.38%) Mentoring
13 46 (8.20%) Unit Testing
14 43 (7.66%) Test Automation
15 41 (7.31%) API Development
16 39 (6.95%) OO
17 38 (6.77%) Technical Leadership
18 30 (5.35%) SDLC
19 28 (4.99%) BDD
20 26 (4.63%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 455 (81.11%) C#
2 246 (43.85%) SQL
3 229 (40.82%) JavaScript
4 59 (10.52%) T-SQL
5 36 (6.42%) TypeScript
6 8 (1.43%) Python
6 8 (1.43%) VB
7 7 (1.25%) Go
7 7 (1.25%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.71%) Java
9 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.36%) C
10 2 (0.36%) ES6
10 2 (0.36%) PHP
11 1 (0.18%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.18%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.18%) Scala
11 1 (0.18%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (3.74%) Degree
2 9 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.18%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.10%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (13.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (2.50%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.25%) Terraform
3 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.18%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 92 (16.40%) Microsoft
2 15 (2.67%) Atlassian
2 15 (2.67%) Google
3 13 (2.32%) Xamarin
4 4 (0.71%) Sitecore
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle
6 1 (0.18%) HP
6 1 (0.18%) Progress
6 1 (0.18%) Sage
6 1 (0.18%) Splunk