Period
to 1 October 2020

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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
England > South East
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 141 296
Rank change year-on-year +104 +155 +168
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 499 593 279
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.31% 2.30% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.19% 6.01% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 499 584 298
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% +6.32% +5.56%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,150 £31,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%

.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 3,516 9,863 12,632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.44% 38.27% 43.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,072 8,493 10,958
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,000 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £59,375 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +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 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 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
Hampshire +71 129 £52,500 +16.67% 27
Thames Valley +120 112 £50,000 - 36
Surrey +68 111 £57,500 +4.55% 24
West Sussex +85 103 £55,000 -4.35% 17
Berkshire +97 71 £50,000 - 20
East Sussex +22 39 £60,000 +20.00% 8
Buckinghamshire +76 22 £47,500 - 9
Oxfordshire +66 19 £58,750 +6.82% 7
Kent +41 4 £55,000 +4.76% 16
.NET Core
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 South East region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 499 (100.00%) .NET
2 471 (94.39%) C#
3 309 (61.92%) JavaScript
4 299 (59.92%) Agile Software Development
5 290 (58.12%) Azure
6 262 (52.51%) SQL
7 210 (42.08%) CSS
8 209 (41.88%) ASP.NET
8 209 (41.88%) HTML
9 201 (40.28%) .NET Framework
10 192 (38.48%) SQL Server
11 187 (37.47%) Microservices
12 177 (35.47%) MVC
13 174 (34.87%) React
14 160 (32.06%) AngularJS
15 155 (31.06%) Scrum
16 145 (29.06%) DevOps
17 142 (28.46%) TDD
18 137 (27.45%) Docker
19 128 (25.65%) ASP.NET MVC
20 122 (24.45%) Software Engineering
21 118 (23.65%) Git (software)
22 116 (23.25%) Degree
23 107 (21.44%) ASP.NET Web API
24 102 (20.44%) NoSQL
25 92 (18.44%) Microsoft
26 91 (18.24%) Entity Framework
27 89 (17.84%) Kubernetes
28 79 (15.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
29 77 (15.43%) ASP.NET Core

.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 55 (11.02%) NServiceBus
2 15 (3.01%) Umbraco
3 14 (2.81%) CMS
4 12 (2.40%) EPiServer
4 12 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (2.20%) Headless CMS
6 9 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.60%) Kentico
8 4 (0.80%) IIS
9 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.40%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (0.40%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 290 (58.12%) Azure
2 55 (11.02%) PaaS
3 53 (10.62%) IaaS
4 39 (7.82%) AWS
5 27 (5.41%) SaaS
6 12 (2.40%) Serverless
7 9 (1.80%) Power Platform
8 8 (1.60%) Azure Functions
9 7 (1.40%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.60%) NuGet
12 2 (0.40%) BrowserStack
12 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.20%) Datadog
13 1 (0.20%) GCP
13 1 (0.20%) GitHub
13 1 (0.20%) Loggly
13 1 (0.20%) Logic Apps
13 1 (0.20%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 64 (12.83%) HTTP
1 64 (12.83%) Skype
2 8 (1.60%) Internet
2 8 (1.60%) RTP
3 5 (1.00%) WEP
4 3 (0.60%) SMTP
5 2 (0.40%) CTI
5 2 (0.40%) VoIP
6 1 (0.20%) DNS
6 1 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (38.48%) SQL Server
2 102 (20.44%) NoSQL
3 18 (3.61%) MongoDB
4 17 (3.41%) Azure SQL Database
5 14 (2.81%) MySQL
6 7 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (1.40%) Power BI
6 7 (1.40%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.20%) Blockchain
7 6 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.00%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (1.00%) Big Data
8 5 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.60%) Redis
11 1 (0.20%) RavenDB
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.20%) SQLite
11 1 (0.20%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 118 (23.65%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.81%) Octopus Deploy
2 34 (6.81%) Selenium
3 33 (6.61%) TeamCity
4 31 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (3.21%) NUnit
6 13 (2.61%) Moq
6 13 (2.61%) Visual Studio
6 13 (2.61%) Visual Studio Team System
7 10 (2.00%) SpecFlow
8 9 (1.80%) Cypress.io
9 8 (1.60%) MSTest
10 6 (1.20%) JIRA
10 6 (1.20%) JMeter
10 6 (1.20%) Visual Studio Code
10 6 (1.20%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.80%) Locust
11 4 (0.80%) WebSurge
12 3 (0.60%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.60%) SonarQube
General
1 55 (11.02%) Finance
2 8 (1.60%) Banking
3 6 (1.20%) Public Sector
4 3 (0.60%) Advertising
4 3 (0.60%) Electronics
4 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.60%) Marketing
4 3 (0.60%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.40%) Police
6 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.20%) Automotive
6 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 375 (75.15%) Developer
2 211 (42.28%) .NET Developer
3 129 (25.85%) C# Developer
4 125 (25.05%) Software Developer
5 124 (24.85%) Senior Developer
6 81 (16.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 80 (16.03%) Senior .NET Developer
8 73 (14.63%) Software Engineer
9 45 (9.02%) Azure Developer
10 42 (8.42%) .NET Software Developer
11 35 (7.01%) C# Software Developer
12 34 (6.81%) Full Stack Developer
12 34 (6.81%) Senior Software Developer
13 33 (6.61%) Senior C# Developer
14 31 (6.21%) Senior Software Engineer
15 27 (5.41%) Principal Developer
16 23 (4.61%) ASP.NET Developer
16 23 (4.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 21 (4.21%) Architect
18 18 (3.61%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 499 (100.00%) .NET
2 210 (42.08%) CSS
3 209 (41.88%) ASP.NET
3 209 (41.88%) HTML
4 201 (40.28%) .NET Framework
5 174 (34.87%) React
6 160 (32.06%) AngularJS
7 128 (25.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 107 (21.44%) ASP.NET Web API
9 91 (18.24%) Entity Framework
10 79 (15.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 77 (15.43%) ASP.NET Core
12 75 (15.03%) REST
13 61 (12.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 58 (11.62%) jQuery
15 55 (11.02%) HTML5
16 44 (8.82%) Vue.js
17 36 (7.21%) Web Services
18 30 (6.01%) CSS3
18 30 (6.01%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.62%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (4.01%) User Experience
3 16 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (3.01%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.40%) Algorithms
5 12 (2.40%) Data Structures
5 12 (2.40%) LIMS
6 10 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (1.60%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.00%) iPhone
8 5 (1.00%) Renewable Energy
9 4 (0.80%) Augmented Reality
10 3 (0.60%) Robotics
11 1 (0.20%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.20%) NHS
11 1 (0.20%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.20%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (9.82%) Windows
2 17 (3.41%) Linux
3 14 (2.81%) Android
4 13 (2.61%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.80%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (59.92%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (37.47%) Microservices
3 177 (35.47%) MVC
4 155 (31.06%) Scrum
5 145 (29.06%) DevOps
6 142 (28.46%) TDD
7 122 (24.45%) Software Engineering
8 72 (14.43%) Mentoring
9 69 (13.83%) Machine Learning
10 68 (13.63%) Artificial Intelligence
10 68 (13.63%) Test Automation
11 64 (12.83%) Unit Testing
12 57 (11.42%) SOLID
13 48 (9.62%) Computer Science
14 38 (7.62%) BDD
15 37 (7.41%) Fintech
16 33 (6.61%) Problem-Solving
16 33 (6.61%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 33 (6.61%) SOA
17 27 (5.41%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 471 (94.39%) C#
2 309 (61.92%) JavaScript
3 262 (52.51%) SQL
4 76 (15.23%) TypeScript
5 49 (9.82%) C++
6 23 (4.61%) T-SQL
7 19 (3.81%) VB.NET
8 18 (3.61%) Python
9 16 (3.21%) Java
10 12 (2.40%) VB
11 9 (1.80%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.60%) Go
13 7 (1.40%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.40%) C
14 3 (0.60%) PHP
15 2 (0.40%) ES6
16 1 (0.20%) ES8
16 1 (0.20%) R
16 1 (0.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 116 (23.25%) Degree
2 32 (6.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.80%) ISEB
4 4 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) CIW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.80%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) GDPR
3 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 137 (27.45%) Docker
2 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 89 (17.84%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.61%) Terraform
3 5 (1.00%) Puppet
4 2 (0.40%) Ansible
5 1 (0.20%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.20%) MIIS
5 1 (0.20%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 92 (18.44%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.41%) Xamarin
3 15 (3.01%) VMware
4 12 (2.40%) Sitecore
5 3 (0.60%) Google
5 3 (0.60%) SAP
6 2 (0.40%) Adobe
6 2 (0.40%) Avaya
6 2 (0.40%) EMC
6 2 (0.40%) Mitel
6 2 (0.40%) Telerik
7 1 (0.20%) New Relic
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle