Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 513 977 -
Rank change year-on-year +464 - -
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 899 197 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 789 172 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 £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 70,974 69,033 81,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.76% 39.56% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 59,993 59,426 69,731
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +453 828 £50,000 +11.11% 193
UK excluding London +358 557 £45,000 +12.50% 126
London +198 328 £62,500 +4.17% 80
South East +148 158 £47,500 +26.67% 27
East of England +55 96 £51,250 +28.13% 17
North of England +96 90 £42,500 -15.00% 31
Midlands +75 79 £50,000 +51.52% 22
South West +75 77 £37,500 -15.73% 16
East Midlands - 46 £50,000 - 12
North West +37 39 £42,500 -29.17% 14
Scotland +4 36 £42,500 -5.56% 8
West Midlands +25 33 £50,000 +51.52% 10
Yorkshire +46 31 £42,500 - 11
North East +2 20 £34,500 -8.00% 6
Wales +21 17 £40,000 -15.79% 4
Northern Ireland - 4 £30,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 898 (99.89%) .NET
2 828 (92.10%) C#
3 593 (65.96%) ASP.NET
4 592 (65.85%) MVC
5 577 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
6 538 (59.84%) JavaScript
7 449 (49.94%) Microsoft Azure
8 425 (47.27%) SQL Server
9 422 (46.94%) AngularJS
10 362 (40.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 349 (38.82%) CSS
12 346 (38.49%) SQL
13 335 (37.26%) HTML
14 304 (33.82%) TDD
15 302 (33.59%) ASP.NET Web API
16 271 (30.14%) .NET Framework
17 246 (27.36%) Microservices
18 228 (25.36%) React
19 227 (25.25%) Amazon AWS
20 221 (24.58%) Software Engineering
21 218 (24.25%) jQuery
22 203 (22.58%) Microsoft
23 194 (21.58%) Docker
24 189 (21.02%) Scrum
25 184 (20.47%) Web Services
26 175 (19.47%) Entity Framework
26 175 (19.47%) RESTful
27 155 (17.24%) HTML5
28 142 (15.80%) Visual Studio
29 140 (15.57%) BDD

.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 67 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 58 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
3 43 (4.78%) Umbraco
4 41 (4.56%) EPiServer
5 37 (4.12%) CMS
6 27 (3.00%) Apache Spark
7 24 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 24 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (1.56%) IIS
9 12 (1.33%) NServiceBus
10 10 (1.11%) Confluence
11 9 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.78%) Hyperledger
13 6 (0.67%) Kentico
13 6 (0.67%) MQSeries
13 6 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.67%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.22%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.22%) DNN
14 2 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.33%) CPLEX
4 1 (0.11%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.89%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.11%) RMDS
4 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 449 (49.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 227 (25.25%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (6.34%) Office 365
4 39 (4.34%) GitHub
5 34 (3.78%) SaaS
6 28 (3.11%) npm
6 28 (3.11%) Serverless
7 25 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
8 24 (2.67%) Yammer
9 22 (2.45%) PaaS
10 21 (2.34%) Amazon S3
11 17 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (1.78%) IaaS
13 10 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.56%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.22%) G Suite
15 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
16 1 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
16 1 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
16 1 (0.11%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.34%) Intranet
2 22 (2.45%) Internet
3 13 (1.45%) Broadband
3 13 (1.45%) Wireless
4 11 (1.22%) SMS
5 7 (0.78%) DNS
6 5 (0.56%) Firewall
7 3 (0.33%) Skype
8 2 (0.22%) HTTP
8 2 (0.22%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.11%) Extranet
9 1 (0.11%) ISUP
9 1 (0.11%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 425 (47.27%) SQL Server
2 129 (14.35%) NoSQL
3 114 (12.68%) MongoDB
4 37 (4.12%) Relational Database
5 35 (3.89%) Cosmos DB
6 34 (3.78%) Big Data
7 32 (3.56%) Azure SQL Database
8 29 (3.23%) Redis
8 29 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
9 25 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 24 (2.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 22 (2.45%) MySQL
12 21 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (2.22%) Couchbase
13 20 (2.22%) RDBMS
14 17 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
15 16 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (1.33%) Hadoop
17 10 (1.11%) Blockchain
17 10 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 142 (15.80%) Visual Studio
2 132 (14.68%) Git (software)
3 109 (12.12%) TeamCity
4 89 (9.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 61 (6.79%) Octopus Deploy
6 55 (6.12%) Selenium
7 46 (5.12%) Jenkins
8 40 (4.45%) Visual Studio Team System
9 37 (4.12%) NUnit
10 32 (3.56%) JIRA
11 30 (3.34%) SpecFlow
12 26 (2.89%) Moq
13 25 (2.78%) Subversion
14 24 (2.67%) Protractor
15 22 (2.45%) gulp
16 19 (2.11%) webpack
17 18 (2.00%) Bower
17 18 (2.00%) Karma Test Runner
17 18 (2.00%) Mocha
18 17 (1.89%) Sinon.JS
General
1 73 (8.12%) Finance
2 25 (2.78%) Retail
3 18 (2.00%) Games
4 17 (1.89%) Law
5 14 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.45%) Banking
7 11 (1.22%) Marketing
8 7 (0.78%) Publishing
9 5 (0.56%) Front Office
10 4 (0.44%) Advertising
10 4 (0.44%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.44%) Legal
11 3 (0.33%) Automotive
11 3 (0.33%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.11%) Back Office
12 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 736 (81.87%) Developer
2 508 (56.51%) .NET Developer
3 347 (38.60%) C# Developer
4 257 (28.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 244 (27.14%) Senior Developer
6 165 (18.35%) Senior .NET Developer
7 136 (15.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 130 (14.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 127 (14.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 125 (13.90%) Software Developer
11 118 (13.13%) Senior C# Developer
12 109 (12.12%) .NET Software Developer
13 103 (11.46%) C# Software Developer
14 95 (10.57%) Software Engineer
15 81 (9.01%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 79 (8.79%) .NET Software Engineer
17 73 (8.12%) Lead Developer
18 59 (6.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
19 57 (6.34%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
19 57 (6.34%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 898 (99.89%) .NET
2 593 (65.96%) ASP.NET
3 422 (46.94%) AngularJS
4 362 (40.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 349 (38.82%) CSS
6 335 (37.26%) HTML
7 302 (33.59%) ASP.NET Web API
8 271 (30.14%) .NET Framework
9 228 (25.36%) React
10 218 (24.25%) jQuery
11 184 (20.47%) Web Services
12 175 (19.47%) Entity Framework
12 175 (19.47%) RESTful
13 155 (17.24%) HTML5
14 133 (14.79%) WCF
15 126 (14.02%) REST
16 115 (12.79%) Node.js
17 109 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 100 (11.12%) CSS3
19 81 (9.01%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 126 (14.02%) Greenfield Project
2 55 (6.12%) User Experience
3 47 (5.23%) Xbox
4 44 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (3.45%) Fintech
6 23 (2.56%) Cloud Native
7 22 (2.45%) Computer Science
8 20 (2.22%) Internet of Things
8 20 (2.22%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.11%) Graphic Design
10 9 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.44%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.44%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.44%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.33%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.33%) Robotics
14 2 (0.22%) Blog
14 2 (0.22%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.22%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 95 (10.57%) Windows
2 42 (4.67%) Linux
3 21 (2.34%) Android
4 17 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.11%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (65.85%) MVC
2 577 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
3 304 (33.82%) TDD
4 246 (27.36%) Microservices
5 221 (24.58%) Software Engineering
6 189 (21.02%) Scrum
7 140 (15.57%) BDD
8 137 (15.24%) DevOps
8 137 (15.24%) SOLID
9 127 (14.13%) Unit Testing
10 114 (12.68%) Web Development
11 87 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
12 81 (9.01%) Analytics
13 80 (8.90%) E-Commerce
14 75 (8.34%) SDLC
15 71 (7.90%) Test Automation
16 68 (7.56%) Dependency Injection
17 64 (7.12%) OO
17 64 (7.12%) SOA
18 56 (6.23%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 828 (92.10%) C#
2 538 (59.84%) JavaScript
3 346 (38.49%) SQL
4 70 (7.79%) TypeScript
5 62 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 59 (6.56%) T-SQL
7 39 (4.34%) ES6
8 32 (3.56%) Python
9 27 (3.00%) Java
10 22 (2.45%) R
10 22 (2.45%) VB.NET
11 11 (1.22%) PL/SQL
12 10 (1.11%) C++
12 10 (1.11%) GraphQL
13 9 (1.00%) PHP
14 5 (0.56%) MATLAB
14 5 (0.56%) Ruby
14 5 (0.56%) VB
15 4 (0.44%) F#
15 4 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 58 (6.45%) Degree
2 23 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.78%) SAFe Agilist
5 12 (1.33%) MCSD
6 10 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.33%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.22%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.78%) QA
2 7 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.11%) MISRA
4 1 (0.11%) MISRA C
System Software
1 194 (21.58%) Docker
2 9 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.11%) Firmware
5 1 (0.11%) LXC
Systems Management
1 40 (4.45%) Terraform
2 32 (3.56%) Kibana
3 30 (3.34%) Kubernetes
4 29 (3.23%) Docker Swarm
5 20 (2.22%) logstash
5 20 (2.22%) Packer
6 13 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (1.45%) Puppet
7 10 (1.11%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.44%) Rancher
9 3 (0.33%) Consul
10 2 (0.22%) Ansible
10 2 (0.22%) Nagios
10 2 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.22%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.11%) Graphite
11 1 (0.11%) Graylog
Vendors
1 203 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 67 (7.45%) Oracle
3 62 (6.90%) Google
4 24 (2.67%) Alias
5 22 (2.45%) Xamarin
6 14 (1.56%) Telerik
7 13 (1.45%) IBM
8 11 (1.22%) Sitecore
9 7 (0.78%) Capita
9 7 (0.78%) Twitter
10 6 (0.67%) DataCash
10 6 (0.67%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.33%) Splunk
11 3 (0.33%) Teradata
12 2 (0.22%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.22%) DevExpress
12 2 (0.22%) GUPTA
12 2 (0.22%) Informatica
12 2 (0.22%) Syncfusion
12 2 (0.22%) VMware