Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 350 759 1273
Rank change year-on-year +409 +514 -
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 1,528 443 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.89% 0.26% 0.001%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 0.63% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 1,363 410 1
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -37.93% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £76,250
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 70,199 70,014 77,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.84% 40.71% 38.87%
Number of salaries quoted 58,691 59,250 67,018
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.44% +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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +393 1,414 £50,000 +5.26% 265
UK excluding London +328 943 £45,000 +5.88% 185
London +295 569 £65,000 +4.00% 94
North of England +201 255 £45,000 +28.57% 64
South East +120 189 £47,500 +18.75% 53
East of England +74 146 £50,000 +17.65% 14
Midlands +70 138 £47,500 +5.56% 29
North West +115 124 £45,000 +28.57% 37
South West +91 116 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Yorkshire +86 87 £45,000 +28.57% 21
West Midlands +31 78 £47,500 +10.47% 18
Scotland +27 73 £42,500 -5.56% 7
East Midlands +49 60 £46,250 -15.91% 11
North East +23 44 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Wales +24 23 £40,000 -15.79% 5
Northern Ireland - 3 £30,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 1,528 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,410 (92.28%) C#
3 994 (65.05%) MVC
4 989 (64.73%) Agile Software Development
5 937 (61.32%) ASP.NET
6 824 (53.93%) JavaScript
7 787 (51.51%) SQL Server
8 741 (48.49%) AngularJS
9 694 (45.42%) Microsoft Azure
10 689 (45.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 646 (42.28%) SQL
12 625 (40.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 569 (37.24%) CSS
14 554 (36.26%) HTML
15 527 (34.49%) TDD
16 400 (26.18%) Microservices
17 395 (25.85%) .NET Framework
18 394 (25.79%) React
19 377 (24.67%) Microsoft
20 345 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
21 336 (21.99%) Software Engineering
22 334 (21.86%) Greenfield Project
23 301 (19.70%) jQuery
24 276 (18.06%) Entity Framework
25 274 (17.93%) NoSQL
26 264 (17.28%) Finance
27 248 (16.23%) Scrum
28 236 (15.45%) RESTful
29 234 (15.31%) Web Services
30 231 (15.12%) DevOps

.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 96 (6.28%) Elasticsearch
2 69 (4.52%) SharePoint
3 42 (2.75%) CMS
4 40 (2.62%) Umbraco
5 36 (2.36%) EPiServer
6 30 (1.96%) Apache Spark
7 27 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
8 26 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 20 (1.31%) Confluence
9 20 (1.31%) IIS
10 18 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (0.85%) NServiceBus
12 9 (0.59%) Ethereum
13 7 (0.46%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.20%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.13%) Drupal
15 2 (0.13%) Hyperledger
15 2 (0.13%) Kentico
15 2 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
16 1 (0.065%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (0.65%) Adobe Premiere
2 5 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.13%) Mingle
5 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.065%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.065%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 42 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.13%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.065%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 694 (45.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 345 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
3 71 (4.65%) SaaS
4 44 (2.88%) Serverless
5 41 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 41 (2.68%) npm
6 34 (2.23%) Office 365
6 34 (2.23%) PaaS
7 26 (1.70%) IaaS
8 20 (1.31%) GitHub
9 17 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
10 15 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
10 15 (0.98%) Yammer
11 14 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
12 11 (0.72%) Amazon Kinesis
12 11 (0.72%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.65%) Algolia
14 9 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (0.39%) AWS CloudTrail
15 6 (0.39%) Runscope
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.49%) Intranet
2 34 (2.23%) Internet
3 20 (1.31%) SMS
4 17 (1.11%) Broadband
5 15 (0.98%) Wireless
6 11 (0.72%) HTTP
7 6 (0.39%) X.509
8 5 (0.33%) DNS
9 3 (0.20%) Skype
9 3 (0.20%) Tactical Data Link
10 2 (0.13%) 4G
10 2 (0.13%) Firewall
10 2 (0.13%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.065%) DHCP
11 1 (0.065%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 787 (51.51%) SQL Server
2 274 (17.93%) NoSQL
3 150 (9.82%) MongoDB
4 78 (5.10%) SQL Server 2016
5 59 (3.86%) Relational Database
6 58 (3.80%) Cosmos DB
7 57 (3.73%) Blockchain
8 54 (3.53%) Big Data
9 38 (2.49%) MySQL
10 32 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
11 31 (2.03%) Azure SQL Database
11 31 (2.03%) Redis
12 29 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
12 29 (1.90%) RDBMS
13 25 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
14 24 (1.57%) Hadoop
14 24 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
15 22 (1.44%) Data Lake
16 21 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 18 (1.18%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 207 (13.55%) Git (software)
2 202 (13.22%) Visual Studio
3 129 (8.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 124 (8.12%) TeamCity
5 101 (6.61%) Octopus Deploy
6 74 (4.84%) Visual Studio Team System
7 56 (3.66%) JIRA
8 55 (3.60%) NUnit
9 50 (3.27%) Selenium
10 42 (2.75%) Jenkins
11 35 (2.29%) SpecFlow
12 24 (1.57%) Moq
13 21 (1.37%) gulp
13 21 (1.37%) Protractor
14 18 (1.18%) webpack
15 17 (1.11%) Bitbucket
16 16 (1.05%) Grunt
16 16 (1.05%) Jasmine
17 14 (0.92%) ReSharper
18 10 (0.65%) Bower
General
1 264 (17.28%) Finance
2 68 (4.45%) Retail
3 49 (3.21%) Advertising
4 41 (2.68%) Games
5 32 (2.09%) Marketing
6 27 (1.77%) Financial Institution
7 24 (1.57%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.18%) Law
9 17 (1.11%) Banking
10 12 (0.79%) Legal
11 8 (0.52%) Back Office
11 8 (0.52%) Front Office
11 8 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.52%) Music Industry
12 6 (0.39%) Electronics
13 5 (0.33%) Military
14 4 (0.26%) Automotive
15 3 (0.20%) Publishing
15 3 (0.20%) Retail Finance
16 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,218 (79.71%) Developer
2 897 (58.70%) .NET Developer
3 568 (37.17%) C# Developer
4 390 (25.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 300 (19.63%) Senior Developer
6 200 (13.09%) Senior .NET Developer
7 192 (12.57%) Software Developer
8 152 (9.95%) Software Engineer
9 148 (9.69%) C# Software Developer
10 146 (9.55%) Full Stack Developer
11 136 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 134 (8.77%) .NET Software Developer
13 127 (8.31%) Senior C# Developer
14 123 (8.05%) ASP.NET Developer
15 114 (7.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 106 (6.94%) .NET Software Engineer
17 90 (5.89%) Angular Developer
18 77 (5.04%) Senior Software Developer
19 75 (4.91%) Architect
20 73 (4.78%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,528 (100.00%) .NET
2 937 (61.32%) ASP.NET
3 741 (48.49%) AngularJS
4 689 (45.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 625 (40.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 569 (37.24%) CSS
7 554 (36.26%) HTML
8 395 (25.85%) .NET Framework
9 394 (25.79%) React
10 301 (19.70%) jQuery
11 276 (18.06%) Entity Framework
12 236 (15.45%) RESTful
13 234 (15.31%) Web Services
14 200 (13.09%) HTML5
14 200 (13.09%) Node.js
15 195 (12.76%) REST
16 191 (12.50%) WCF
17 142 (9.29%) Angular 2
18 128 (8.38%) ASP.NET Core
19 117 (7.66%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 334 (21.86%) Greenfield Project
2 80 (5.24%) Fintech
3 77 (5.04%) User Experience
4 55 (3.60%) Mobile App
5 46 (3.01%) Xbox
6 45 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
7 38 (2.49%) Computer Science
8 36 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (1.57%) Social Network
10 23 (1.51%) N-Tier
11 18 (1.18%) Graphic Design
11 18 (1.18%) Social Media
12 17 (1.11%) BBC
12 17 (1.11%) Cloud Native
13 9 (0.59%) Management Information System
14 8 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (0.52%) Private Cloud
15 7 (0.46%) Blog
15 7 (0.46%) NHS
15 7 (0.46%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 93 (6.09%) Windows
2 58 (3.80%) Android
3 55 (3.60%) Linux
4 51 (3.34%) Apple iOS
5 18 (1.18%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.46%) Unix
6 7 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 994 (65.05%) MVC
2 989 (64.73%) Agile Software Development
3 527 (34.49%) TDD
4 400 (26.18%) Microservices
5 336 (21.99%) Software Engineering
6 248 (16.23%) Scrum
7 231 (15.12%) DevOps
8 229 (14.99%) BDD
9 210 (13.74%) Continuous Integration
10 186 (12.17%) SOLID
11 166 (10.86%) Unit Testing
12 165 (10.80%) OO
13 157 (10.27%) Web Application Development
14 147 (9.62%) SDLC
15 134 (8.77%) Web Development
16 121 (7.92%) Test Automation
17 111 (7.26%) Problem-Solving
18 98 (6.41%) Mentoring
19 91 (5.96%) E-Commerce
20 89 (5.82%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1,410 (92.28%) C#
2 824 (53.93%) JavaScript
3 646 (42.28%) SQL
4 186 (12.17%) T-SQL
5 157 (10.27%) TypeScript
6 103 (6.74%) Java
7 87 (5.69%) PowerShell
8 52 (3.40%) Python
9 49 (3.21%) Ruby
10 44 (2.88%) C++
11 43 (2.81%) ES6
12 42 (2.75%) PL/SQL
12 42 (2.75%) VB.NET
13 30 (1.96%) F#
14 18 (1.18%) R
15 17 (1.11%) C
16 14 (0.92%) Bash Shell
17 11 (0.72%) Perl
17 11 (0.72%) PHP
18 9 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 103 (6.74%) Degree
2 57 (3.73%) Security Cleared
3 44 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
5 15 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.59%) SAFe Agilist
7 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.065%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.065%) ISEB
8 1 (0.065%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.065%) MCP
8 1 (0.065%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.60%) QA
2 6 (0.39%) GDPR
3 5 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.20%) MISRA
4 3 (0.20%) MISRA C
5 2 (0.13%) SLA
6 1 (0.065%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.065%) GCP
6 1 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 224 (14.66%) Docker
2 19 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.065%) Firmware
4 1 (0.065%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 53 (3.47%) Kubernetes
2 43 (2.81%) Kibana
3 42 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (2.03%) Terraform
5 27 (1.77%) Puppet
6 16 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.26%) Grafana
8 3 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.13%) Ansible
10 1 (0.065%) Graphite
10 1 (0.065%) Graylog
10 1 (0.065%) Rancher
10 1 (0.065%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 377 (24.67%) Microsoft
2 116 (7.59%) Google
3 112 (7.33%) Xamarin
4 76 (4.97%) Oracle
5 26 (1.70%) Facebook
6 23 (1.51%) Apple
7 21 (1.37%) Nintex
8 17 (1.11%) Sony
8 17 (1.11%) Yahoo!
9 15 (0.98%) Alias
10 11 (0.72%) Capita
10 11 (0.72%) Twitter
11 10 (0.65%) Adobe
12 9 (0.59%) DataCash
12 9 (0.59%) New Relic
13 7 (0.46%) AppDynamics
13 7 (0.46%) IBM
13 7 (0.46%) Splunk
13 7 (0.46%) Telerik
13 7 (0.46%) Teradata