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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 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 120 65 73
Rank change year-on-year -55 +8 +107
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 5,494 4,529 3,212
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.12% 4.33% 4.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.71% 10.67% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,482 3,579 2,852
10th Percentile £37,750 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 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 71,265 42,427 31,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.42% 40.59% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 30,076 29,513 26,241
10th Percentile £38,000 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in the UK

.NET Core
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Core.

Salary trend for .NET Core in the UK

.NET Core
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Core over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in the UK

.NET Core
Top 17 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 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
England -51 4,621 £60,000 +9.09% 685
Work from Home -33 3,054 £55,000 +4.76% 464
UK excluding London -35 2,786 £52,500 +5.00% 472
London -69 2,056 £75,000 - 251
South East -39 871 £57,500 +4.55% 99
North of England -9 763 £52,500 +10.53% 130
North West -25 405 £52,500 +5.00% 80
Midlands -29 393 £50,000 +5.26% 91
South West -13 368 £52,500 +16.67% 68
Yorkshire +7 287 £52,500 +16.67% 41
West Midlands -19 257 £52,500 +5.00% 38
Scotland -43 167 £52,500 +16.67% 28
East Midlands -34 136 £50,000 +5.26% 52
East of England -64 99 £57,500 +9.52% 44
Northern Ireland +39 81 £52,500 +68.00% 8
North East -13 71 £52,500 +31.25% 9
Wales -34 48 £52,500 +16.67% 5

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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 5,483 (99.80%) .NET
2 4,703 (85.60%) C#
3 3,386 (61.63%) Agile
4 3,212 (58.46%) Azure
5 2,463 (44.83%) JavaScript
6 2,338 (42.56%) SQL
7 2,096 (38.15%) Software Engineering
8 1,942 (35.35%) SQL Server
9 1,930 (35.13%) DevOps
10 1,920 (34.95%) React
11 1,770 (32.22%) Finance
12 1,658 (30.18%) AWS
13 1,631 (29.69%) .NET Framework
14 1,541 (28.05%) AngularJS
15 1,538 (27.99%) ASP.NET
16 1,462 (26.61%) Microsoft
17 1,428 (25.99%) CI/CD
18 1,393 (25.35%) Microservices
19 1,387 (25.25%) Full Stack Development
20 1,361 (24.77%) Scrum
21 1,313 (23.90%) Docker
22 1,288 (23.44%) CSS
23 1,253 (22.81%) HTML
24 1,241 (22.59%) Git (software)
25 1,198 (21.81%) MVC
26 1,179 (21.46%) Kubernetes
27 1,163 (21.17%) TDD
28 913 (16.62%) ASP.NET Web API
29 865 (15.74%) Test Automation
30 849 (15.45%) TypeScript

.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
1 136 (2.48%) CMS
2 128 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
3 99 (1.80%) Umbraco
4 80 (1.46%) IIS
5 68 (1.24%) SharePoint
6 65 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
7 57 (1.04%) WordPress
8 55 (1.00%) Confluence
9 52 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
10 45 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
11 29 (0.53%) EPiServer
12 27 (0.49%) Kentico
13 17 (0.31%) nginx
14 13 (0.24%) Headless CMS
14 13 (0.24%) IBM Domino
15 12 (0.22%) Apache Spark
15 12 (0.22%) Mule
15 12 (0.22%) Sitefinity
16 11 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
16 11 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.11%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.091%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 44 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
3 13 (0.24%) Maximo
4 12 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
5 7 (0.13%) Magento
6 4 (0.073%) Shopify
7 3 (0.055%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 2 (0.036%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.036%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.018%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.018%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.018%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.018%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.018%) PlanetPress Connect
9 1 (0.018%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3,212 (58.46%) Azure
2 1,658 (30.18%) AWS
3 543 (9.88%) GCP
4 473 (8.61%) Serverless
5 409 (7.44%) SaaS
6 394 (7.17%) Azure Service Bus
7 250 (4.55%) GitHub
8 244 (4.44%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 201 (3.66%) PaaS
10 194 (3.53%) Azure Functions
11 186 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
12 146 (2.66%) Amazon SQS
13 132 (2.40%) Amazon S3
14 115 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
15 102 (1.86%) Azure Logic Apps
16 98 (1.78%) Azure AKS
17 92 (1.67%) Power Platform
18 88 (1.60%) IaaS
19 86 (1.57%) Azure Monitor
20 85 (1.55%) Azure Service Fabric
Communications & Networking
1 231 (4.20%) HTTP
2 59 (1.07%) Internet
3 36 (0.66%) VoIP
4 28 (0.51%) MQTT
5 20 (0.36%) Firewall
6 18 (0.33%) DNS
7 17 (0.31%) HTTPS
8 11 (0.20%) Multicast
8 11 (0.20%) Unicast
9 10 (0.18%) Broadband
9 10 (0.18%) SSL
10 8 (0.15%) AMQP
11 6 (0.11%) TCP/IP
12 5 (0.091%) SMS
13 4 (0.073%) 5G
13 4 (0.073%) SMTP
13 4 (0.073%) Unified Communications
14 3 (0.055%) IPsec
15 2 (0.036%) VPN
16 1 (0.018%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,942 (35.35%) SQL Server
2 463 (8.43%) Relational Database
3 334 (6.08%) NoSQL
4 316 (5.75%) MongoDB
5 315 (5.73%) PostgreSQL
6 271 (4.93%) MySQL
7 220 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
8 184 (3.35%) RDBMS
9 166 (3.02%) Redis
10 165 (3.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 83 (1.51%) Oracle Database
12 72 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 68 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
13 68 (1.24%) Couchbase
14 67 (1.22%) Power BI
15 55 (1.00%) Big Data
16 48 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 32 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
18 30 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
19 29 (0.53%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 1,241 (22.59%) Git (software)
2 298 (5.42%) Octopus Deploy
3 233 (4.24%) TeamCity
4 224 (4.08%) Visual Studio
5 220 (4.00%) NUnit
6 192 (3.49%) JIRA
7 176 (3.20%) Selenium
8 174 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 163 (2.97%) Jenkins
10 127 (2.31%) Moq
11 103 (1.87%) SpecFlow
12 89 (1.62%) MSTest
13 85 (1.55%) webpack
14 64 (1.16%) Postman
15 60 (1.09%) Bitbucket
16 54 (0.98%) Cypress.io
16 54 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
17 53 (0.96%) JMeter
18 38 (0.69%) Log4Net
19 36 (0.66%) Android Studio
General
1 1,770 (32.22%) Finance
2 820 (14.93%) Social Skills
3 338 (6.15%) Manufacturing
4 277 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 214 (3.90%) Retail
6 208 (3.79%) Marketing
7 203 (3.69%) Public Sector
8 197 (3.59%) Front Office
9 194 (3.53%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 138 (2.51%) Banking
11 113 (2.06%) Games
11 113 (2.06%) Legal
12 82 (1.49%) Local Government
13 81 (1.47%) Automotive
14 77 (1.40%) Telecoms
15 69 (1.26%) Financial Institution
16 61 (1.11%) Organisational Skills
16 61 (1.11%) Presentation Skills
17 58 (1.06%) Esports
18 51 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3,660 (66.62%) Developer
2 1,682 (30.62%) .NET Developer
3 1,127 (20.51%) C# Developer
4 1,034 (18.82%) Software Engineer
5 862 (15.69%) Senior Developer
6 799 (14.54%) Software Developer
7 551 (10.03%) C# .NET Developer
8 549 (9.99%) Full Stack Developer
9 409 (7.44%) Senior .NET Developer
10 357 (6.50%) .NET Software Developer
11 346 (6.30%) Senior Software Engineer
12 293 (5.33%) Technical Leader
13 280 (5.10%) C# Software Developer
14 249 (4.53%) .NET Software Engineer
14 249 (4.53%) Senior Software Developer
15 205 (3.73%) Lead Developer
16 199 (3.62%) Azure Developer
17 197 (3.59%) Senior C# Developer
18 156 (2.84%) Architect
18 156 (2.84%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5,483 (99.80%) .NET
2 1,920 (34.95%) React
3 1,631 (29.69%) .NET Framework
4 1,541 (28.05%) AngularJS
5 1,538 (27.99%) ASP.NET
6 1,288 (23.44%) CSS
7 1,253 (22.81%) HTML
8 913 (16.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 763 (13.89%) Entity Framework
10 730 (13.29%) RESTful
11 681 (12.40%) Node.js
12 644 (11.72%) REST
13 507 (9.23%) Vue.js
14 500 (9.10%) ASP.NET MVC
15 409 (7.44%) HTML5
16 396 (7.21%) ASP.NET Core
17 385 (7.01%) jQuery
18 350 (6.37%) Web Services
19 292 (5.31%) JSON
20 258 (4.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 471 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
2 434 (7.90%) User Experience
3 354 (6.44%) Cloud Native
4 349 (6.35%) Mobile App
5 219 (3.99%) Public Cloud
6 210 (3.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 206 (3.75%) Derivative
8 190 (3.46%) Life Science
9 175 (3.19%) Fixed Income
10 168 (3.06%) Equities
11 133 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
12 128 (2.33%) Hedge funds
13 117 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
14 108 (1.97%) Tandem
15 91 (1.66%) Legacy Systems
16 78 (1.42%) Sports Betting
17 69 (1.26%) Blog
18 68 (1.24%) Algorithms
19 59 (1.07%) Online Games
20 47 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 411 (7.48%) Linux
2 284 (5.17%) Android
3 279 (5.08%) Windows
4 218 (3.97%) Apple iOS
5 43 (0.78%) Windows Server
6 26 (0.47%) Unix
7 7 (0.13%) Mac OS
8 6 (0.11%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.055%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.055%) VMS
10 2 (0.036%) Angstrom
10 2 (0.036%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,386 (61.63%) Agile
2 2,096 (38.15%) Software Engineering
3 1,930 (35.13%) DevOps
4 1,428 (25.99%) CI/CD
5 1,393 (25.35%) Microservices
6 1,387 (25.25%) Full Stack Development
7 1,361 (24.77%) Scrum
8 1,198 (21.81%) MVC
9 1,163 (21.17%) TDD
10 865 (15.74%) Test Automation
11 745 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
12 729 (13.27%) Fintech
13 719 (13.09%) Mentoring
14 642 (11.69%) Unit Testing
15 611 (11.12%) BDD
16 522 (9.50%) SDLC
17 505 (9.19%) Continuous Integration
18 470 (8.55%) Kanban
19 415 (7.55%) Infrastructure as Code
20 386 (7.03%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4,703 (85.60%) C#
2 2,463 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 2,338 (42.56%) SQL
4 849 (15.45%) TypeScript
5 643 (11.70%) Java
6 630 (11.47%) T-SQL
7 584 (10.63%) Python
8 211 (3.84%) PowerShell
9 141 (2.57%) ES6
10 125 (2.28%) Bash
11 101 (1.84%) Ruby
12 100 (1.82%) Kotlin
13 99 (1.80%) VB.NET
14 83 (1.51%) PHP
15 67 (1.22%) Go
16 65 (1.18%) VB
17 62 (1.13%) Scala
18 61 (1.11%) C
19 57 (1.04%) C++
20 47 (0.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 536 (9.76%) Degree
2 183 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 182 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
4 65 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 44 (0.80%) PMI Certification
6 43 (0.78%) SC Cleared
7 14 (0.25%) DV Cleared
8 11 (0.20%) MCAD
8 11 (0.20%) MCPD
9 10 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.15%) Master's Degree
11 7 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (0.13%) MCSD
11 7 (0.13%) MCSE
12 6 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
13 4 (0.073%) AWS Certification
13 4 (0.073%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.055%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.055%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 2 (0.036%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 512 (9.32%) QA
2 41 (0.75%) Accessibility
3 21 (0.38%) FATCA
4 15 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.24%) GDPR
6 11 (0.20%) HL7
7 7 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.11%) SLA
9 4 (0.073%) WAI
9 4 (0.073%) WCAG
10 2 (0.036%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.018%) IEC 62304
11 1 (0.018%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.018%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.018%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 1,313 (23.90%) Docker
2 47 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 28 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.13%) Firmware
5 3 (0.055%) Ceph
6 1 (0.018%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.018%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1,179 (21.46%) Kubernetes
2 435 (7.92%) Terraform
3 64 (1.16%) Kibana
4 60 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 52 (0.95%) Grafana
6 49 (0.89%) MIIS
7 46 (0.84%) Ansible
8 33 (0.60%) Opsgenie
8 33 (0.60%) ZABBIX
9 28 (0.51%) HAProxy
9 28 (0.51%) logstash
9 28 (0.51%) Pingdom
9 28 (0.51%) Puppet
10 21 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
11 14 (0.25%) Istio
12 13 (0.24%) Opsview
13 11 (0.20%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 11 (0.20%) Prometheus
14 5 (0.091%) Graphite
14 5 (0.091%) Graylog
Vendors
1 1,462 (26.61%) Microsoft
2 409 (7.44%) Google
3 218 (3.97%) Xamarin
4 187 (3.40%) Oracle
5 64 (1.16%) Samsung
6 58 (1.06%) LexisNexis
7 57 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 54 (0.98%) New Relic
8 54 (0.98%) Sitecore
9 47 (0.86%) Apple
10 45 (0.82%) Dell
11 42 (0.76%) WooCommerce
12 38 (0.69%) PayPal
13 27 (0.49%) Optimizely
13 27 (0.49%) Sun
14 25 (0.46%) Adobe
15 24 (0.44%) UiPath
16 23 (0.42%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
17 22 (0.40%) Dynatrace
17 22 (0.40%) IBM