Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 411 865 -
Rank change year-on-year +454 - -
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 1,272 317 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.72% 0.19% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 1,118 293 0
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72,640 68,996 78,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.98% 40.29% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 61,258 59,041 67,594
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing .NET Core as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in the UK

.NET Core
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for .NET Core in the UK

.NET Core
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Core over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in the UK

.NET Core
Top 16 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. 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
England +421 1,165 £50,000 +11.11% 228
UK excluding London +365 793 £45,000 +5.88% 130
London +246 462 £63,250 +5.42% 103
South East +130 178 £45,000 +12.50% 34
North of England +133 168 £45,000 +28.57% 43
East of England +68 137 £50,000 +17.65% 11
Midlands +72 114 £50,000 +17.65% 27
South West +82 107 £38,125 -10.29% 10
North West +53 66 £45,000 -25.00% 22
Yorkshire +71 61 £45,000 - 14
East Midlands +57 60 £50,000 -9.09% 12
Scotland +17 59 £41,250 -8.33% 5
West Midlands +28 54 £47,500 +11.76% 15
North East +14 41 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Wales +31 26 £40,000 -15.79%
Northern Ireland - 4 £30,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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 with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 1,271 (99.92%) .NET
2 1,157 (90.96%) C#
3 824 (64.78%) MVC
4 811 (63.76%) Agile Software Development
5 801 (62.97%) ASP.NET
6 717 (56.37%) JavaScript
7 625 (49.14%) AngularJS
8 622 (48.90%) SQL Server
9 619 (48.66%) Microsoft Azure
10 535 (42.06%) SQL
11 498 (39.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 494 (38.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 489 (38.44%) CSS
14 485 (38.13%) HTML
15 418 (32.86%) TDD
16 365 (28.69%) .NET Framework
17 330 (25.94%) React
18 325 (25.55%) Amazon AWS
19 315 (24.76%) Microservices
20 312 (24.53%) Microsoft
21 293 (23.03%) Software Engineering
22 278 (21.86%) jQuery
23 248 (19.50%) Web Services
24 244 (19.18%) Entity Framework
25 227 (17.85%) Docker
26 220 (17.30%) Scrum
27 213 (16.75%) Greenfield Project
28 208 (16.35%) DevOps
28 208 (16.35%) HTML5
29 202 (15.88%) RESTful

.NET Core
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 82 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
2 76 (5.97%) SharePoint
3 54 (4.25%) Umbraco
4 50 (3.93%) EPiServer
5 49 (3.85%) CMS
6 34 (2.67%) Apache Spark
7 32 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 32 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 16 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
8 16 (1.26%) IIS
8 16 (1.26%) NServiceBus
9 13 (1.02%) Confluence
10 7 (0.55%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.47%) Kentico
11 6 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.47%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.31%) Ethereum
12 4 (0.31%) Hyperledger
13 2 (0.16%) DNN
13 2 (0.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (0.63%) Adobe Premiere
1 8 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.079%) CPLEX
3 1 (0.079%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.079%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 619 (48.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 325 (25.55%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (4.48%) Office 365
4 52 (4.09%) SaaS
5 42 (3.30%) GitHub
5 42 (3.30%) Serverless
6 39 (3.07%) npm
7 37 (2.91%) Google Cloud Platform
8 35 (2.75%) PaaS
9 29 (2.28%) Amazon S3
10 27 (2.12%) IaaS
11 22 (1.73%) Yammer
12 21 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
13 13 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
14 11 (0.86%) Amazon Kinesis
14 11 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.63%) Algolia
16 7 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
17 6 (0.47%) AWS CloudTrail
17 6 (0.47%) Runscope
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.22%) Intranet
2 23 (1.81%) SMS
3 18 (1.42%) Internet
4 17 (1.34%) Broadband
5 16 (1.26%) Wireless
6 6 (0.47%) DNS
7 5 (0.39%) Firewall
8 4 (0.31%) Skype
9 3 (0.24%) HTTP
9 3 (0.24%) Tactical Data Link
10 2 (0.16%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.079%) 4G
11 1 (0.079%) Extranet
11 1 (0.079%) ISUP
11 1 (0.079%) Network Security
11 1 (0.079%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 622 (48.90%) SQL Server
2 198 (15.57%) NoSQL
3 152 (11.95%) MongoDB
4 60 (4.72%) Cosmos DB
5 53 (4.17%) Big Data
6 49 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 44 (3.46%) Azure SQL Database
8 41 (3.22%) Redis
9 40 (3.14%) SQL Server 2016
10 35 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 34 (2.67%) Blockchain
12 33 (2.59%) MySQL
13 31 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
14 27 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
15 23 (1.81%) Hadoop
16 22 (1.73%) RDBMS
17 21 (1.65%) Couchbase
18 20 (1.57%) Data Lake
19 18 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 16 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 198 (15.57%) Visual Studio
2 157 (12.34%) Git (software)
3 147 (11.56%) TeamCity
4 111 (8.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 85 (6.68%) Octopus Deploy
6 67 (5.27%) Selenium
7 61 (4.80%) Jenkins
8 57 (4.48%) Visual Studio Team System
9 55 (4.32%) NUnit
10 44 (3.46%) JIRA
11 38 (2.99%) SpecFlow
12 30 (2.36%) Moq
13 28 (2.20%) Protractor
14 26 (2.04%) gulp
15 24 (1.89%) Subversion
16 22 (1.73%) webpack
17 21 (1.65%) Bitbucket
18 20 (1.57%) ReSharper
19 18 (1.42%) Bower
19 18 (1.42%) Mocha
General
1 155 (12.19%) Finance
2 52 (4.09%) Retail
3 32 (2.52%) Games
4 23 (1.81%) Advertising
5 19 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.26%) Banking
7 15 (1.18%) Law
8 14 (1.10%) Marketing
9 13 (1.02%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.71%) Legal
11 8 (0.63%) Publishing
12 5 (0.39%) Automotive
12 5 (0.39%) Front Office
13 4 (0.31%) Back Office
14 3 (0.24%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.079%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.079%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.079%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.079%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,014 (79.72%) Developer
2 705 (55.42%) .NET Developer
3 482 (37.89%) C# Developer
4 338 (26.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 293 (23.03%) Senior Developer
6 195 (15.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 169 (13.29%) Software Developer
8 147 (11.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 145 (11.40%) ASP.NET Developer
10 141 (11.08%) C# Software Developer
11 140 (11.01%) Senior C# Developer
12 136 (10.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 126 (9.91%) .NET Software Developer
14 124 (9.75%) Software Engineer
15 103 (8.10%) Full Stack Developer
16 93 (7.31%) .NET Software Engineer
17 91 (7.15%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 82 (6.45%) Lead Developer
19 81 (6.37%) Web Developer
20 74 (5.82%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,271 (99.92%) .NET
2 801 (62.97%) ASP.NET
3 625 (49.14%) AngularJS
4 498 (39.15%) ASP.NET Web API
5 494 (38.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 489 (38.44%) CSS
7 485 (38.13%) HTML
8 365 (28.69%) .NET Framework
9 330 (25.94%) React
10 278 (21.86%) jQuery
11 248 (19.50%) Web Services
12 244 (19.18%) Entity Framework
13 208 (16.35%) HTML5
14 202 (15.88%) RESTful
15 179 (14.07%) WCF
16 178 (13.99%) REST
17 159 (12.50%) Node.js
18 123 (9.67%) Angular 2
19 108 (8.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 106 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 213 (16.75%) Greenfield Project
2 77 (6.05%) User Experience
3 61 (4.80%) Xbox
4 53 (4.17%) Fintech
5 51 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (2.59%) Mobile App
7 25 (1.97%) Cloud Native
8 23 (1.81%) Computer Science
9 17 (1.34%) Graphic Design
10 16 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (1.02%) Internet of Things
12 12 (0.94%) Social Network
13 11 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
15 8 (0.63%) Private Cloud
16 6 (0.47%) Management Information System
16 6 (0.47%) N-Tier
17 5 (0.39%) FMCG
17 5 (0.39%) NHS
17 5 (0.39%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 94 (7.39%) Windows
2 54 (4.25%) Linux
3 27 (2.12%) Android
4 22 (1.73%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.18%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 824 (64.78%) MVC
2 811 (63.76%) Agile Software Development
3 418 (32.86%) TDD
4 315 (24.76%) Microservices
5 293 (23.03%) Software Engineering
6 220 (17.30%) Scrum
7 208 (16.35%) DevOps
8 171 (13.44%) Unit Testing
9 169 (13.29%) BDD
10 153 (12.03%) SOLID
11 147 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
12 146 (11.48%) Web Development
13 129 (10.14%) SDLC
14 115 (9.04%) Problem-Solving
15 99 (7.78%) Test Automation
16 97 (7.63%) OO
17 93 (7.31%) E-Commerce
18 87 (6.84%) Dependency Injection
19 83 (6.53%) Analytics
20 80 (6.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1,157 (90.96%) C#
2 717 (56.37%) JavaScript
3 535 (42.06%) SQL
4 119 (9.36%) T-SQL
5 107 (8.41%) TypeScript
6 96 (7.55%) PowerShell
7 64 (5.03%) Java
8 50 (3.93%) ES6
8 50 (3.93%) Python
9 28 (2.20%) PL/SQL
10 25 (1.97%) VB.NET
11 21 (1.65%) R
12 18 (1.42%) C++
13 15 (1.18%) F#
14 9 (0.71%) C
14 9 (0.71%) Perl
15 8 (0.63%) PHP
16 7 (0.55%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.55%) Ruby
17 4 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (6.13%) Degree
2 39 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 38 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (1.26%) SAFe Agilist
5 15 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (0.71%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.63%) MCSD
9 3 (0.24%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.079%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.079%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.07%) QA
2 5 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.24%) GDPR
3 3 (0.24%) MISRA
3 3 (0.24%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.079%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.079%) GCP
4 1 (0.079%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.079%) SLA
System Software
1 227 (17.85%) Docker
2 16 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.079%) Firmware
5 1 (0.079%) LXC
Systems Management
1 45 (3.54%) Terraform
2 41 (3.22%) Kibana
3 36 (2.83%) Kubernetes
4 33 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (2.28%) Docker Swarm
6 22 (1.73%) Puppet
7 17 (1.34%) logstash
7 17 (1.34%) Packer
8 11 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.31%) Rancher
10 2 (0.16%) Ansible
11 1 (0.079%) Consul
11 1 (0.079%) Graphite
11 1 (0.079%) Graylog
11 1 (0.079%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 312 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 91 (7.15%) Google
3 71 (5.58%) Oracle
4 67 (5.27%) Xamarin
5 22 (1.73%) Alias
6 15 (1.18%) Telerik
7 12 (0.94%) Capita
8 11 (0.86%) IBM
8 11 (0.86%) Sitecore
8 11 (0.86%) Twitter
9 10 (0.79%) DataCash
10 8 (0.63%) Adobe
11 7 (0.55%) AppDynamics
11 7 (0.55%) Splunk
11 7 (0.55%) Teradata
12 6 (0.47%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.39%) Siemens
14 3 (0.24%) Apple
14 3 (0.24%) Green Hills
14 3 (0.24%) New Relic