Period
to 18 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 29 92 199
Rank change year-on-year +63 +107 +208
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 762 737 444
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 7.70% 3.19% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.07% 8.09% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 738 731 461
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +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 South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,465 9,105 11,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 45.15% 39.35% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3,884 7,809 9,623
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,250 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
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 South East

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in the South East

.NET Core
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for .NET Core in the South East

.NET Core
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Core in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in the South East

.NET Core
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Core within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Thames Valley +116 227 £55,000 +5.77% 52
Hampshire +36 204 £52,500 +16.67% 30
Berkshire +90 184 £55,000 +4.76% 27
West Sussex +43 169 £60,000 +4.35% 16
Surrey +32 114 £55,000 -4.35% 22
East Sussex +27 46 £60,000 +50.00% 11
Buckinghamshire +48 23 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Oxfordshire +57 20 £47,500 -13.64% 17
Kent +22 4 £47,500 -9.52% 17
.NET Core
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 762 (100.00%) .NET
2 720 (94.49%) C#
3 502 (65.88%) Azure
4 447 (58.66%) Agile Software Development
5 411 (53.94%) JavaScript
6 380 (49.87%) SQL
7 291 (38.19%) ASP.NET
8 287 (37.66%) SQL Server
9 247 (32.41%) React
10 243 (31.89%) HTML
10 243 (31.89%) CSS
11 234 (30.71%) MVC
11 234 (30.71%) .NET Framework
12 230 (30.18%) TDD
13 225 (29.53%) DevOps
14 218 (28.61%) Microservices
14 218 (28.61%) AngularJS
15 177 (23.23%) Git (software)
15 177 (23.23%) Docker
16 162 (21.26%) NoSQL
17 155 (20.34%) Scrum
18 150 (19.69%) Kubernetes
19 148 (19.42%) ASP.NET MVC
20 137 (17.98%) Entity Framework
21 133 (17.45%) TypeScript
22 131 (17.19%) Degree
23 128 (16.80%) SOLID
24 127 (16.67%) ASP.NET Core
24 127 (16.67%) Mentoring
25 121 (15.88%) Microsoft

.NET Core
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 86 (11.29%) NServiceBus
2 31 (4.07%) CMS
3 25 (3.28%) EPiServer
4 13 (1.71%) IIS
4 13 (1.71%) Umbraco
5 9 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (0.66%) Apache
7 5 (0.66%) Headless CMS
7 5 (0.66%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.52%) Kentico
8 4 (0.52%) nginx
9 2 (0.26%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.26%) Documentum
10 1 (0.13%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 11 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 502 (65.88%) Azure
2 86 (11.29%) AWS
3 84 (11.02%) IaaS
3 84 (11.02%) PaaS
4 43 (5.64%) SaaS
5 32 (4.20%) Serverless
6 23 (3.02%) Azure Functions
7 9 (1.18%) Power Platform
8 7 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (0.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (0.52%) Amazon Cognito
10 4 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.52%) AWS Fargate
10 4 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.26%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.26%) GitHub
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 101 (13.25%) HTTP
2 82 (10.76%) Skype
3 8 (1.05%) RTP
4 6 (0.79%) Internet
4 6 (0.79%) WEP
5 4 (0.52%) DNS
6 2 (0.26%) Firewall
6 2 (0.26%) SSL
6 2 (0.26%) VPN
7 1 (0.13%) RFID
7 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (37.66%) SQL Server
2 162 (21.26%) NoSQL
3 31 (4.07%) Azure SQL Database
4 28 (3.67%) MySQL
5 25 (3.28%) MongoDB
6 18 (2.36%) SQLPlus
7 14 (1.84%) Cosmos DB
7 14 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (1.57%) Big Data
8 12 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.31%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (0.92%) MS Access
11 7 (0.92%) Redis
12 6 (0.79%) Amazon Aurora
12 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (0.52%) OLTP
14 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.39%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 177 (23.23%) Git (software)
2 57 (7.48%) Octopus Deploy
3 56 (7.35%) TeamCity
4 55 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 43 (5.64%) Selenium
6 23 (3.02%) Visual Studio Team System
7 19 (2.49%) Visual Studio
8 16 (2.10%) Burp Suite
9 14 (1.84%) Jenkins
10 12 (1.57%) NUnit
11 10 (1.31%) Charles Proxy
11 10 (1.31%) Fiddler
11 10 (1.31%) Moq
12 9 (1.18%) JIRA
13 8 (1.05%) SpecFlow
14 6 (0.79%) Cypress.io
14 6 (0.79%) SonarQube
15 4 (0.52%) InstallShield
15 4 (0.52%) Vagrant
15 4 (0.52%) WiX
General
1 59 (7.74%) Finance
2 24 (3.15%) Public Sector
3 23 (3.02%) Telecoms
4 15 (1.97%) Marketing
5 12 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.31%) Games
7 7 (0.92%) Automotive
8 6 (0.79%) Advertising
8 6 (0.79%) Electronics
9 4 (0.52%) Law
10 3 (0.39%) Banking
10 3 (0.39%) Local Government
11 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 631 (82.81%) Developer
2 346 (45.41%) .NET Developer
3 251 (32.94%) Software Developer
4 236 (30.97%) Senior Developer
5 194 (25.46%) C# Developer
6 127 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 124 (16.27%) Senior .NET Developer
8 113 (14.83%) .NET Software Developer
9 109 (14.30%) C# Software Developer
10 99 (12.99%) Senior Software Developer
11 79 (10.37%) Senior C# Developer
12 71 (9.32%) Full Stack Developer
13 55 (7.22%) Azure Developer
14 53 (6.96%) Software Engineer
15 48 (6.30%) Senior C# Software Developer
16 46 (6.04%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 45 (5.91%) Principal Developer
18 39 (5.12%) Senior .NET Software Developer
19 24 (3.15%) Lead Developer
19 24 (3.15%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 762 (100.00%) .NET
2 291 (38.19%) ASP.NET
3 247 (32.41%) React
4 243 (31.89%) CSS
4 243 (31.89%) HTML
5 234 (30.71%) .NET Framework
6 218 (28.61%) AngularJS
7 148 (19.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 137 (17.98%) Entity Framework
9 127 (16.67%) ASP.NET Core
10 106 (13.91%) Vue.js
11 104 (13.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 101 (13.25%) REST
13 100 (13.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 97 (12.73%) jQuery
15 93 (12.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 65 (8.53%) Web Services
17 63 (8.27%) RESTful
18 49 (6.43%) HTML5
19 44 (5.77%) Blazor
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.43%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (3.02%) User Experience
4 21 (2.76%) LIMS
5 19 (2.49%) Algorithms
6 17 (2.23%) Data Structures
7 13 (1.71%) iPhone
7 13 (1.71%) Renewable Energy
8 7 (0.92%) Mobile App
9 6 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (0.66%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.66%) Cloud Native
10 5 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.39%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.13%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.13%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.13%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.13%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 57 (7.48%) Windows
2 19 (2.49%) Linux
3 15 (1.97%) Android
4 14 (1.84%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.52%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (58.66%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (30.71%) MVC
3 230 (30.18%) TDD
4 225 (29.53%) DevOps
5 218 (28.61%) Microservices
6 155 (20.34%) Scrum
7 128 (16.80%) SOLID
8 127 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 118 (15.49%) Software Engineering
10 93 (12.20%) Computer Science
11 81 (10.63%) Test Automation
11 81 (10.63%) Unit Testing
12 67 (8.79%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 63 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
14 58 (7.61%) OO
15 53 (6.96%) BDD
15 53 (6.96%) Mathematics
16 47 (6.17%) OWASP
17 42 (5.51%) Machine Learning
17 42 (5.51%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 720 (94.49%) C#
2 411 (53.94%) JavaScript
3 380 (49.87%) SQL
4 133 (17.45%) TypeScript
5 52 (6.82%) C++
6 40 (5.25%) T-SQL
7 33 (4.33%) Python
8 22 (2.89%) VB.NET
9 21 (2.76%) Java
9 21 (2.76%) PowerShell
10 19 (2.49%) VB
11 10 (1.31%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.52%) Go
12 4 (0.52%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.39%) ES6
13 3 (0.39%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.26%) C
14 2 (0.26%) ES8
14 2 (0.26%) XAML
15 1 (0.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 131 (17.19%) Degree
2 64 (8.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.71%) ISTQB
4 12 (1.57%) ISEB
4 12 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.13%) CIW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.23%) QA
2 1 (0.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 177 (23.23%) Docker
2 3 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 150 (19.69%) Kubernetes
2 30 (3.94%) Terraform
3 13 (1.71%) Puppet
4 4 (0.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 121 (15.88%) Microsoft
2 19 (2.49%) Xamarin
3 14 (1.84%) VMware
4 8 (1.05%) Sitecore
5 6 (0.79%) SAP
5 6 (0.79%) Telerik
6 4 (0.52%) Xceptor
7 3 (0.39%) Oracle
8 2 (0.26%) EMC
8 2 (0.26%) Google
9 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com