Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 206 466
Rank change year-on-year +124 +260 +370
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 2,413 1,414 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 3.51% 1.67% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.25% 4.26% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,138 1,281 515
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%

.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 UK excluding London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 26,077 33,217 42,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 37.92% 39.20% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21,453 27,099 35,765
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing .NET Core as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in the UK excluding London

.NET Core
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Core in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for .NET Core in the UK excluding London

.NET Core
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Core in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in the UK excluding London

.NET Core
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Core within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
South East +97 806 £50,000 +5.26% 170
North of England +115 713 £45,000 - 258
North West +75 401 £50,000 +11.11% 159
Midlands +120 297 £45,000 +5.88% 136
Yorkshire +130 274 £42,500 -5.56% 88
South West +63 233 £47,500 +5.56% 74
Scotland +114 184 £45,000 +5.88% 40
West Midlands +91 153 £49,750 +10.56% 62
East Midlands +86 143 £40,000 +6.67% 74
East of England +61 127 £60,000 +20.00% 62
North East +41 39 £42,500 +9.68% 11
Wales -6 32 £45,000 +25.00% 22
Northern Ireland +3 23 £40,000 -3.61% 4
Channel Islands - 1 £67,500 - 1
.NET Core
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 2,407 (99.75%) .NET
2 2,174 (90.10%) C#
3 1,251 (51.84%) Agile Software Development
4 1,242 (51.47%) JavaScript
5 1,234 (51.14%) Azure
6 1,165 (48.28%) MVC
7 1,146 (47.49%) ASP.NET
8 973 (40.32%) AngularJS
9 916 (37.96%) SQL
10 901 (37.34%) SQL Server
11 697 (28.89%) HTML
12 695 (28.80%) CSS
13 687 (28.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 680 (28.18%) .NET Framework
15 639 (26.48%) Microsoft
16 585 (24.24%) Microservices
17 571 (23.66%) ASP.NET Web API
18 537 (22.25%) TDD
19 517 (21.43%) DevOps
20 510 (21.14%) Software Engineering
21 484 (20.06%) React
22 476 (19.73%) Scrum
23 389 (16.12%) AWS
24 350 (14.50%) Greenfield Project
25 344 (14.26%) Entity Framework
26 333 (13.80%) Docker
27 309 (12.81%) Finance
28 284 (11.77%) jQuery
29 281 (11.65%) Web Services
30 272 (11.27%) RESTful

.NET Core
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 67 (2.78%) IIS
2 48 (1.99%) Umbraco
3 36 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
4 35 (1.45%) CMS
5 34 (1.41%) Confluence
6 19 (0.79%) SharePoint
7 10 (0.41%) NServiceBus
8 8 (0.33%) EPiServer
8 8 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.29%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.25%) TPMS
10 6 (0.25%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.17%) Appian
11 4 (0.17%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.17%) Drupal
11 4 (0.17%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.12%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.083%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.25%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 35 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.25%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (0.083%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.083%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.041%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1,234 (51.14%) Azure
2 389 (16.12%) AWS
3 136 (5.64%) SaaS
4 70 (2.90%) Serverless
5 50 (2.07%) GCP
6 46 (1.91%) PaaS
7 30 (1.24%) GitHub
7 30 (1.24%) IaaS
8 22 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
8 22 (0.91%) Office 365
9 21 (0.87%) Azure Functions
9 21 (0.87%) Power Platform
10 12 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
11 11 (0.46%) Azure Machine Learning
12 10 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
13 8 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.25%) PowerApps
16 4 (0.17%) Amazon ECS
16 4 (0.17%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.49%) HTTP
2 22 (0.91%) Internet
3 11 (0.46%) RTP
4 9 (0.37%) Firewall
4 9 (0.37%) FTP
5 8 (0.33%) DNS
6 5 (0.21%) DAB
6 5 (0.21%) Intranet
7 3 (0.12%) DHCP
7 3 (0.12%) MQTT
8 2 (0.083%) RIP
8 2 (0.083%) SMTP
8 2 (0.083%) SSL
8 2 (0.083%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.041%) Extranet
9 1 (0.041%) RFID
9 1 (0.041%) VoIP
9 1 (0.041%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 901 (37.34%) SQL Server
2 184 (7.63%) NoSQL
3 96 (3.98%) Relational Database
4 87 (3.61%) MongoDB
5 64 (2.65%) MySQL
6 47 (1.95%) Azure SQL Database
7 41 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (1.66%) SQL Server 2016
9 37 (1.53%) Cosmos DB
10 34 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 27 (1.12%) Redis
12 21 (0.87%) Big Data
12 21 (0.87%) Power BI
12 21 (0.87%) RDBMS
13 19 (0.79%) SQLite
14 17 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 13 (0.54%) SQL Server 2019
17 12 (0.50%) RavenDB
17 12 (0.50%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 269 (11.15%) Git (software)
2 137 (5.68%) Visual Studio
3 128 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 79 (3.27%) JIRA
5 75 (3.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 70 (2.90%) Selenium
7 58 (2.40%) TeamCity
8 48 (1.99%) NUnit
9 47 (1.95%) Jenkins
10 37 (1.53%) webpack
11 31 (1.28%) gulp
12 27 (1.12%) Subversion
13 24 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
14 20 (0.83%) Moq
15 19 (0.79%) Bitbucket
15 19 (0.79%) ReSharper
16 18 (0.75%) SpecFlow
17 17 (0.70%) Grunt
18 14 (0.58%) Cypress.io
18 14 (0.58%) MSTest
General
1 309 (12.81%) Finance
2 92 (3.81%) Retail
3 66 (2.74%) Public Sector
4 50 (2.07%) Manufacturing
5 49 (2.03%) Marketing
6 45 (1.86%) Games
7 37 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 33 (1.37%) Automotive
8 33 (1.37%) Electronics
9 26 (1.08%) Legal
10 9 (0.37%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.29%) Banking
12 6 (0.25%) Advertising
12 6 (0.25%) Law
13 5 (0.21%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.17%) Back Office
14 4 (0.17%) Front Office
14 4 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.17%) Publishing
15 2 (0.083%) Environmental Health
Job Titles
1 1,934 (80.15%) Developer
2 1,097 (45.46%) .NET Developer
3 649 (26.90%) C# Developer
4 582 (24.12%) Software Developer
5 417 (17.28%) Senior Developer
6 397 (16.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 252 (10.44%) Software Engineer
8 233 (9.66%) Senior .NET Developer
9 219 (9.08%) Full Stack Developer
10 195 (8.08%) .NET Software Developer
11 154 (6.38%) C# Software Developer
12 133 (5.51%) Senior C# Developer
13 126 (5.22%) Angular Developer
14 125 (5.18%) Azure Developer
15 115 (4.77%) Junior
16 110 (4.56%) .NET Software Engineer
17 103 (4.27%) Senior Software Developer
18 98 (4.06%) Lead Developer
19 92 (3.81%) Junior Developer
20 87 (3.61%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,407 (99.75%) .NET
2 1,146 (47.49%) ASP.NET
3 973 (40.32%) AngularJS
4 697 (28.89%) HTML
5 695 (28.80%) CSS
6 687 (28.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 680 (28.18%) .NET Framework
8 571 (23.66%) ASP.NET Web API
9 484 (20.06%) React
10 344 (14.26%) Entity Framework
11 284 (11.77%) jQuery
12 281 (11.65%) Web Services
13 272 (11.27%) RESTful
14 241 (9.99%) HTML5
15 223 (9.24%) Node.js
16 217 (8.99%) REST
17 211 (8.74%) Vue.js
18 126 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 126 (5.22%) WCF
19 108 (4.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 350 (14.50%) Greenfield Project
2 100 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
3 85 (3.52%) User Experience
4 69 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 50 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
6 38 (1.57%) Cloud Native
7 34 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
9 18 (0.75%) NHS
10 17 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
11 16 (0.66%) Algorithms
12 12 (0.50%) Management Information System
12 12 (0.50%) Public Cloud
13 10 (0.41%) SCADA
14 9 (0.37%) BBC
14 9 (0.37%) Social Media
15 6 (0.25%) Virtual Team
16 5 (0.21%) BYOD
16 5 (0.21%) Driving Licence
16 5 (0.21%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 150 (6.22%) Windows
2 62 (2.57%) Linux
3 36 (1.49%) Windows Server
4 34 (1.41%) Android
5 24 (0.99%) Windows 10
6 22 (0.91%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.12%) Unix
7 3 (0.12%) VMS
7 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.083%) CentOS
8 2 (0.083%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,251 (51.84%) Agile Software Development
2 1,165 (48.28%) MVC
3 585 (24.24%) Microservices
4 537 (22.25%) TDD
5 517 (21.43%) DevOps
6 510 (21.14%) Software Engineering
7 476 (19.73%) Scrum
8 229 (9.49%) SOLID
9 209 (8.66%) Test Automation
9 209 (8.66%) Unit Testing
10 197 (8.16%) BDD
11 195 (8.08%) SDLC
12 185 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
13 177 (7.34%) Web Development
14 150 (6.22%) E-Commerce
15 130 (5.39%) Problem-Solving
16 123 (5.10%) OOP
17 117 (4.85%) Mentoring
18 115 (4.77%) OO
19 94 (3.90%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2,174 (90.10%) C#
2 1,242 (51.47%) JavaScript
3 916 (37.96%) SQL
4 192 (7.96%) TypeScript
5 158 (6.55%) T-SQL
6 114 (4.72%) C++
7 65 (2.69%) Java
7 65 (2.69%) Python
8 48 (1.99%) C
8 48 (1.99%) VB.NET
9 32 (1.33%) PowerShell
10 29 (1.20%) Ruby
11 18 (0.75%) ES6
12 16 (0.66%) F#
12 16 (0.66%) XAML
13 11 (0.46%) Kotlin
13 11 (0.46%) VB
13 11 (0.46%) VBScript
14 8 (0.33%) Perl
14 8 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 162 (6.71%) Degree
2 48 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
5 10 (0.41%) MCTS
5 10 (0.41%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 8 (0.33%) MCAD
6 8 (0.33%) SANS
7 7 (0.29%) MCP
7 7 (0.29%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.25%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.25%) MCPD
9 4 (0.17%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.12%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.083%) MCSD
12 1 (0.041%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.041%) MBCS
12 1 (0.041%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (4.23%) QA
2 10 (0.41%) GDPR
3 8 (0.33%) COBIT
3 8 (0.33%) NIST
4 5 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.17%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.083%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.041%) WCAG
System Software
1 333 (13.80%) Docker
2 12 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.12%) NFS
4 2 (0.083%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.083%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.041%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.041%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 227 (9.41%) Kubernetes
2 26 (1.08%) Terraform
3 12 (0.50%) MIIS
4 10 (0.41%) Kibana
5 7 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (0.21%) Puppet
7 3 (0.12%) Ansible
7 3 (0.12%) Grafana
7 3 (0.12%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.083%) Consul
8 2 (0.083%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.083%) Icinga
8 2 (0.083%) logstash
8 2 (0.083%) Rancher
8 2 (0.083%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.041%) Oozie
9 1 (0.041%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 639 (26.48%) Microsoft
2 113 (4.68%) Xamarin
3 63 (2.61%) Google
3 63 (2.61%) Oracle
4 38 (1.57%) SAP
5 32 (1.33%) IBM
6 28 (1.16%) Sitecore
7 18 (0.75%) Sage
8 14 (0.58%) Atlassian
8 14 (0.58%) Facebook
9 11 (0.46%) New Relic
9 11 (0.46%) Symantec
10 10 (0.41%) Apple
10 10 (0.41%) HP
10 10 (0.41%) Sony
10 10 (0.41%) Veritas
11 9 (0.37%) SolarWinds
11 9 (0.37%) Yahoo!
12 8 (0.33%) Sun
13 7 (0.29%) Telstra