Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 56 32 98
Rank change year-on-year -24 +66 +96
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 918 776 742
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 5.13% 7.73% 3.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.82% 17.06% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 768 664 671
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 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 6,644 4,548 9,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.10% 45.31% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,789 3,972 7,783
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

.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 22 January 2022.

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 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -5 425 £57,500 +9.52% 42
Thames Valley -50 209 £62,500 +13.64% 42
Berkshire -39 138 £65,000 +18.18% 20
Surrey -64 95 £60,000 +9.09% 25
East Sussex 0 92 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Buckinghamshire -17 55 £52,000 -0.95% 14
West Sussex -41 49 £80,000 +33.33% 10
Kent -23 28 £65,000 +30.00% 19
Oxfordshire -32 16 £50,000 - 8
Home Counties - 8 £57,500 -
.NET Core
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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.

1 913 (99.46%) .NET
2 850 (92.59%) C#
3 537 (58.50%) Azure
4 513 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
5 376 (40.96%) SQL
6 362 (39.43%) JavaScript
7 357 (38.89%) ASP.NET
8 304 (33.12%) MVC
9 285 (31.05%) DevOps
10 279 (30.39%) React
11 248 (27.02%) .NET Framework
12 237 (25.82%) TDD
12 237 (25.82%) Full Stack Development
12 237 (25.82%) CI/CD
13 226 (24.62%) SQL Server
13 226 (24.62%) Docker
14 217 (23.64%) AngularJS
15 204 (22.22%) Scrum
16 201 (21.90%) CSS
17 200 (21.79%) ASP.NET Web API
18 198 (21.57%) HTML
19 185 (20.15%) Software Engineering
20 183 (19.93%) ASP.NET MVC
21 180 (19.61%) Microsoft
22 170 (18.52%) Unit Testing
22 170 (18.52%) Kubernetes
23 169 (18.41%) Test Automation
24 162 (17.65%) Git (software)
25 160 (17.43%) Microservices
26 127 (13.83%) Mentoring

.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 22 (2.40%) IIS
2 21 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (2.07%) CMS
4 14 (1.53%) Umbraco
5 11 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (1.20%) EPiServer
6 8 (0.87%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.44%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.11%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.11%) Confluence
9 1 (0.11%) Headless CMS
9 1 (0.11%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (0.22%) Chatbot
1 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 537 (58.50%) Azure
2 114 (12.42%) SaaS
3 107 (11.66%) AWS
4 69 (7.52%) Serverless
5 51 (5.56%) Azure Functions
6 32 (3.49%) GitHub
7 29 (3.16%) GCP
8 28 (3.05%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 26 (2.83%) Azure Service Bus
10 23 (2.51%) Azure Event Grid
11 22 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
12 21 (2.29%) Amazon SQS
13 17 (1.85%) NuGet
14 15 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
14 15 (1.63%) Power Platform
15 13 (1.42%) Microsoft 365
16 12 (1.31%) Firebase
16 12 (1.31%) Google Play
17 11 (1.20%) Amazon ECS
17 11 (1.20%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.18%) HTTP
2 13 (1.42%) SMTP
3 12 (1.31%) VoIP
4 8 (0.87%) DSL
5 6 (0.65%) DNS
5 6 (0.65%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.11%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 51 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 38 (4.14%) Azure SQL Database
4 25 (2.72%) MongoDB
5 20 (2.18%) MySQL
5 20 (2.18%) Redis
6 17 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 15 (1.63%) Power BI
9 11 (1.20%) Couchbase
9 11 (1.20%) RDBMS
10 9 (0.98%) Data Lake
11 8 (0.87%) Amazon Aurora
11 8 (0.87%) Big Data
12 7 (0.76%) OLAP
13 6 (0.65%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
15 3 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 3 (0.33%) GIS
16 2 (0.22%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 162 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 61 (6.64%) Selenium
3 48 (5.23%) SpecFlow
4 45 (4.90%) Visual Studio
5 40 (4.36%) Jenkins
6 34 (3.70%) TeamCity
7 27 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
8 23 (2.51%) JIRA
9 20 (2.18%) Moq
10 12 (1.31%) Android Studio
11 11 (1.20%) NUnit
12 10 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (0.98%) JMeter
13 9 (0.98%) Locust
13 9 (0.98%) WebDriver
13 9 (0.98%) WebSurge
14 7 (0.76%) git-flow
15 6 (0.65%) Travis CI
16 3 (0.33%) Visual Studio Code
16 3 (0.33%) webpack
General
1 83 (9.04%) Social Skills
2 79 (8.61%) Finance
3 54 (5.88%) Retail
4 20 (2.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 19 (2.07%) Organisational Skills
6 17 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (1.85%) Marketing
7 13 (1.42%) Automotive
7 13 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.76%) Publishing
9 6 (0.65%) Electronics
9 6 (0.65%) Local Government
10 5 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.33%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.22%) Public Sector
14 1 (0.11%) Advertising
14 1 (0.11%) Fire and Rescue
14 1 (0.11%) Front Office
14 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 743 (80.94%) Developer
2 329 (35.84%) .NET Developer
3 308 (33.55%) C# Developer
4 287 (31.26%) Software Developer
5 255 (27.78%) Senior Developer
6 181 (19.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 146 (15.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 141 (15.36%) Senior C# Developer
9 105 (11.44%) C# Software Developer
10 95 (10.35%) Full Stack Developer
11 94 (10.24%) .NET Software Developer
12 92 (10.02%) Software Engineer
13 86 (9.37%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 79 (8.61%) Senior Software Developer
15 64 (6.97%) Azure Developer
16 60 (6.54%) Web Developer
17 39 (4.25%) Developer in Test
17 39 (4.25%) Senior Software Engineer
17 39 (4.25%) SQL Developer
18 36 (3.92%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 913 (99.46%) .NET
2 357 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 279 (30.39%) React
4 248 (27.02%) .NET Framework
5 217 (23.64%) AngularJS
6 201 (21.90%) CSS
7 200 (21.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 198 (21.57%) HTML
9 183 (19.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 100 (10.89%) RESTful
11 87 (9.48%) Entity Framework
12 76 (8.28%) Vue.js
13 65 (7.08%) ASP.NET Core
13 65 (7.08%) REST
14 56 (6.10%) JSON
15 54 (5.88%) jQuery
16 52 (5.66%) Node.js
17 44 (4.79%) Web Services
18 43 (4.68%) OAuth
19 40 (4.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 61 (6.64%) Greenfield Project
2 50 (5.45%) User Experience
3 33 (3.59%) Mobile App
4 31 (3.38%) Algorithms
5 18 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
6 17 (1.85%) Data Structures
7 16 (1.74%) Video\Live Streaming
8 13 (1.42%) Cloud Native
9 12 (1.31%) Handset
9 12 (1.31%) Virtual Team
10 9 (0.98%) Driving Licence
10 9 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.76%) Life Science
12 6 (0.65%) Tandem
13 5 (0.54%) Smart Energy
13 5 (0.54%) Smart Meter
14 4 (0.44%) Grid Computing
15 3 (0.33%) IBM Mainframe
15 3 (0.33%) Legacy Applications
15 3 (0.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (4.90%) Windows
2 36 (3.92%) Linux
3 28 (3.05%) Windows Server
4 14 (1.53%) Android
5 7 (0.76%) Unix
6 4 (0.44%) VMS
7 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 513 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (33.12%) MVC
3 285 (31.05%) DevOps
4 237 (25.82%) CI/CD
4 237 (25.82%) Full Stack Development
4 237 (25.82%) TDD
5 204 (22.22%) Scrum
6 185 (20.15%) Software Engineering
7 170 (18.52%) Unit Testing
8 169 (18.41%) Test Automation
9 160 (17.43%) Microservices
10 127 (13.83%) Mentoring
11 105 (11.44%) Computer Science
12 86 (9.37%) Web Development
13 81 (8.82%) BDD
14 72 (7.84%) SOLID
15 71 (7.73%) SDLC
16 70 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
17 61 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
18 50 (5.45%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 850 (92.59%) C#
2 376 (40.96%) SQL
3 362 (39.43%) JavaScript
4 105 (11.44%) TypeScript
5 50 (5.45%) PowerShell
6 46 (5.01%) VB
7 45 (4.90%) Bash
8 41 (4.47%) VB6
9 40 (4.36%) Java
10 38 (4.14%) T-SQL
11 33 (3.59%) Python
12 23 (2.51%) Go
12 23 (2.51%) VB.NET
13 18 (1.96%) C++
14 12 (1.31%) Kotlin
15 11 (1.20%) F#
16 9 (0.98%) C
17 8 (0.87%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.33%) COBOL
18 3 (0.33%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 123 (13.40%) Degree
2 47 (5.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (2.18%) Numerate Degree
4 11 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.76%) HND
6 6 (0.65%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.65%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (9.26%) QA
2 3 (0.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (0.33%) DICOM
2 3 (0.33%) GxP
3 2 (0.22%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 226 (24.62%) Docker
2 8 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 170 (18.52%) Kubernetes
2 55 (5.99%) Terraform
3 11 (1.20%) Grafana
3 11 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.20%) Opsview
4 4 (0.44%) Ansible
5 3 (0.33%) Puppet
6 2 (0.22%) Rancher
6 2 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 180 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 26 (2.83%) Google
2 26 (2.83%) Telerik
3 21 (2.29%) Oracle
4 17 (1.85%) Xamarin
5 11 (1.20%) New Relic
6 9 (0.98%) Dell
7 6 (0.65%) Intel
8 5 (0.54%) IBM
8 5 (0.54%) VMware
9 4 (0.44%) YouTube
10 3 (0.33%) Agilent
10 3 (0.33%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.22%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.11%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com