Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 1095 -
Rank change year-on-year +503 - -
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 735 103 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.056% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 669 93 0
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

.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 72081 72571 81919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.13% 39.11% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60014 62827 70309
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

.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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017. 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 +500 698 £49,500 -3.41% 85
UK excluding London +394 479 £45,000 +12.50% 59
London +181 240 £62,500 +6.38% 29
South East +174 136 £47,500 +35.71% 12
Midlands +108 92 £47,500 +43.94% 8
North of England +77 85 £42,500 +21.43% 19
East of England +75 74 £50,000 -9.09% 6
South West +72 70 £37,500 -21.05% 11
West Midlands +41 49 £47,500 +43.94% 1
East Midlands - 43 £50,000 - 7
Yorkshire +67 37 £42,500 - 9
North West +19 33 £43,750 +34.61% 9
North East +4 15 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Scotland -4 11 £45,000 +2.27% 2
Wales - 10 £35,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £30,500 -

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing .NET Core also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 731 (99.46%) .NET
2 673 (91.56%) C#
3 520 (70.75%) MVC
4 506 (68.84%) ASP.NET
5 488 (66.39%) JavaScript
6 449 (61.09%) Agile Software Development
7 372 (50.61%) SQL Server
8 362 (49.25%) AngularJS
9 330 (44.90%) Microsoft Azure
10 319 (43.40%) HTML
11 317 (43.13%) CSS
12 302 (41.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 286 (38.91%) SQL
14 268 (36.46%) ASP.NET Web API
15 255 (34.69%) TDD
16 241 (32.79%) .NET Framework
17 194 (26.39%) jQuery
18 190 (25.85%) Scrum
19 186 (25.31%) React
20 184 (25.03%) Microservices
21 181 (24.63%) Software Engineering
22 177 (24.08%) RESTful
23 166 (22.59%) Web Services
24 164 (22.31%) Amazon AWS
25 162 (22.04%) HTML5
26 161 (21.90%) Microsoft
27 159 (21.63%) Entity Framework
28 146 (19.86%) Docker
29 135 (18.37%) Unit Testing
30 124 (16.87%) Twitter Bootstrap

.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 44 (5.99%) Elasticsearch
2 40 (5.44%) SharePoint
3 23 (3.13%) CMS
3 23 (3.13%) Umbraco
4 17 (2.31%) IIS
5 15 (2.04%) EPiServer
5 15 (2.04%) Hyperledger
6 11 (1.50%) Apache Spark
7 8 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (0.95%) Ethereum
8 7 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (0.82%) MQSeries
9 6 (0.82%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.68%) Kentico
11 3 (0.41%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.27%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.27%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.27%) DNN
12 2 (0.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.41%) CPLEX
3 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.14%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 3 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.14%) RMDS
3 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 330 (44.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 164 (22.31%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (4.76%) Serverless
4 34 (4.63%) Amazon S3
5 33 (4.49%) GitHub
6 32 (4.35%) Office 365
7 31 (4.22%) SaaS
8 18 (2.45%) Google Cloud Platform
9 17 (2.31%) PaaS
10 16 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (1.50%) npm
12 8 (1.09%) Yammer
13 7 (0.95%) IaaS
14 5 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.54%) Google Analytics
16 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
16 2 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 2 (0.27%) G Suite
16 2 (0.27%) Google App Engine
17 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.99%) Intranet
2 18 (2.45%) Internet
3 12 (1.63%) Broadband
3 12 (1.63%) Wireless
4 5 (0.68%) SMS
5 3 (0.41%) DNS
5 3 (0.41%) HTTP
5 3 (0.41%) Skype
6 2 (0.27%) Firewall
6 2 (0.27%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.14%) Extranet
7 1 (0.14%) ISUP
7 1 (0.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 372 (50.61%) SQL Server
2 102 (13.88%) NoSQL
3 64 (8.71%) MongoDB
4 38 (5.17%) Relational Database
5 36 (4.90%) SQL Server 2016
6 35 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 28 (3.81%) Azure SQL Database
7 28 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (3.40%) Redis
9 24 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (2.99%) RDBMS
11 17 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
12 15 (2.04%) DocumentDB
13 14 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (1.77%) MySQL
15 12 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (1.50%) Big Data
16 11 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
17 10 (1.36%) Blockchain
17 10 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 98 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 98 (13.33%) TeamCity
2 95 (12.93%) Visual Studio
3 61 (8.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 54 (7.35%) NUnit
5 53 (7.21%) Octopus Deploy
6 51 (6.94%) Selenium
7 31 (4.22%) Jenkins
8 30 (4.08%) SpecFlow
9 29 (3.95%) JIRA
10 27 (3.67%) Moq
11 25 (3.40%) Visual Studio Team System
12 24 (3.27%) Subversion
13 22 (2.99%) ReSharper
14 17 (2.31%) gulp
15 12 (1.63%) Karma Test Runner
16 11 (1.50%) Bower
16 11 (1.50%) Protractor
17 10 (1.36%) Bitbucket
17 10 (1.36%) webpack
General
1 46 (6.26%) Finance
2 21 (2.86%) Games
3 20 (2.72%) Law
4 19 (2.59%) Retail
5 16 (2.18%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.22%) Banking
7 8 (1.09%) Marketing
8 6 (0.82%) Publishing
9 5 (0.68%) Advertising
9 5 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.54%) Legal
11 3 (0.41%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.41%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.27%) Automotive
12 2 (0.27%) Front Office
13 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 640 (87.07%) Developer
2 452 (61.50%) .NET Developer
3 291 (39.59%) C# Developer
4 244 (33.20%) Senior Developer
5 229 (31.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 170 (23.13%) Senior .NET Developer
7 137 (18.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 126 (17.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 120 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 107 (14.56%) Senior C# Developer
11 101 (13.74%) Software Developer
12 93 (12.65%) .NET Software Developer
13 91 (12.38%) C# Software Developer
14 82 (11.16%) Software Engineer
15 76 (10.34%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 69 (9.39%) .NET Software Engineer
17 60 (8.16%) Lead Developer
18 59 (8.03%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
19 57 (7.76%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
20 54 (7.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 731 (99.46%) .NET
2 506 (68.84%) ASP.NET
3 362 (49.25%) AngularJS
4 319 (43.40%) HTML
5 317 (43.13%) CSS
6 302 (41.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 268 (36.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 241 (32.79%) .NET Framework
9 194 (26.39%) jQuery
10 186 (25.31%) React
11 177 (24.08%) RESTful
12 166 (22.59%) Web Services
13 162 (22.04%) HTML5
14 159 (21.63%) Entity Framework
15 124 (16.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 103 (14.01%) CSS3
17 99 (13.47%) WCF
18 86 (11.70%) Node.js
19 73 (9.93%) REST
20 72 (9.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 118 (16.05%) Greenfield Project
2 41 (5.58%) Enterprise Software
3 34 (4.63%) User Experience
4 33 (4.49%) Xbox
5 32 (4.35%) Fintech
6 25 (3.40%) Mobile App
7 22 (2.99%) Computer Science
8 15 (2.04%) Internet of Things
9 9 (1.22%) Cloud Native
10 7 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (0.95%) iPad
11 3 (0.41%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.41%) Online Games
11 3 (0.41%) Robotics
11 3 (0.41%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.41%) Social Media
12 2 (0.27%) Clustering
12 2 (0.27%) Smartcard
12 2 (0.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 95 (12.93%) Windows
2 31 (4.22%) Android
3 24 (3.27%) Linux
4 17 (2.31%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.68%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (70.75%) MVC
2 449 (61.09%) Agile Software Development
3 255 (34.69%) TDD
4 190 (25.85%) Scrum
5 184 (25.03%) Microservices
6 181 (24.63%) Software Engineering
7 135 (18.37%) Unit Testing
8 124 (16.87%) SOLID
9 115 (15.65%) Web Development
10 98 (13.33%) BDD
11 95 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
12 83 (11.29%) DevOps
13 61 (8.30%) E-Commerce
14 57 (7.76%) Test Automation
15 56 (7.62%) SDLC
16 54 (7.35%) OO
17 52 (7.07%) SOA
18 49 (6.67%) Analytics
19 48 (6.53%) Dependency Injection
20 42 (5.71%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 673 (91.56%) C#
2 488 (66.39%) JavaScript
3 286 (38.91%) SQL
4 61 (8.30%) TypeScript
5 45 (6.12%) T-SQL
6 36 (4.90%) ES6
7 31 (4.22%) VB.NET
8 24 (3.27%) PowerShell
9 20 (2.72%) Java
10 16 (2.18%) Python
11 10 (1.36%) C++
11 10 (1.36%) GraphQL
12 8 (1.09%) R
13 6 (0.82%) PHP
14 5 (0.68%) MATLAB
14 5 (0.68%) VB
15 4 (0.54%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.41%) Apple Swift
16 3 (0.41%) Scala
17 2 (0.27%) F#
Qualifications
1 45 (6.12%) Degree
2 17 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.63%) MCSD
4 10 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.41%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.14%) PhD
6 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.45%) QA
2 5 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 146 (19.86%) Docker
2 5 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.27%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.14%) LXC
4 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (5.99%) Terraform
2 34 (4.63%) Kibana
3 33 (4.49%) logstash
3 33 (4.49%) Packer
4 23 (3.13%) Docker Swarm
5 18 (2.45%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.41%) Consul
6 3 (0.41%) Rancher
7 2 (0.27%) Nagios
7 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.27%) Puppet
7 2 (0.27%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.14%) Ansible
8 1 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 161 (21.90%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.44%) Google
3 38 (5.17%) Oracle
4 24 (3.27%) Xamarin
5 12 (1.63%) Sitecore
6 11 (1.50%) IBM
7 10 (1.36%) Telerik
8 8 (1.09%) Alias
9 7 (0.95%) Twitter
10 4 (0.54%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.41%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.27%) Adobe
12 2 (0.27%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.27%) Cadence
12 2 (0.27%) Capita
12 2 (0.27%) Epicor
12 2 (0.27%) GUPTA
12 2 (0.27%) Informatica
12 2 (0.27%) Splunk
12 2 (0.27%) Syncfusion