Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 211 238
Rank change year-on-year +71 +27 -
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 151 99 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.98% 1.10% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.48% 3.38% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 138 92 122
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,625 £36,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% -26.92%

.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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,331 2,929 3,905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.61% 32.47% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,982 2,467 3,420
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +2.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.09% +2.11%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing .NET Core as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in the West Midlands

.NET Core
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for .NET Core in the West Midlands

.NET Core
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Core in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in the West Midlands

.NET Core
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Core within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. 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
Warwickshire +27 50 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Herefordshire - 31 £45,000 - 1
Coventry +3 22 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Birmingham +15 11 £37,500 -11.76% 10
Staffordshire +6 10 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Worcestershire -4 8 £42,500 -5.56% 15
Solihull -11 7 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Wolverhampton - 7 £45,000 - 1
Shropshire +6 4 £43,750 - 1
Halesowen - 1 £40,000 - 1
.NET Core
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 150 (99.34%) .NET
2 133 (88.08%) C#
3 114 (75.50%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (54.30%) Azure
5 79 (52.32%) HTML
6 74 (49.01%) CSS
7 73 (48.34%) ASP.NET
8 65 (43.05%) JavaScript
9 64 (42.38%) SQL
9 64 (42.38%) AWS
10 63 (41.72%) Scrum
11 58 (38.41%) SQL Server
11 58 (38.41%) AngularJS
12 57 (37.75%) Microsoft
12 57 (37.75%) .NET Framework
13 54 (35.76%) HTML5
14 53 (35.10%) Software Engineering
15 51 (33.77%) MVC
16 45 (29.80%) TDD
17 40 (26.49%) Sass
17 40 (26.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 37 (24.50%) Visual Studio
19 35 (23.18%) Web Services
19 35 (23.18%) DevOps
19 35 (23.18%) KnockoutJS
19 35 (23.18%) Greenfield Project
20 34 (22.52%) ASP.NET Web API
21 33 (21.85%) React
22 29 (19.21%) GCP
22 29 (19.21%) Google

.NET Core
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 12 (7.95%) Confluence
2 8 (5.30%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.99%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.32%) CMS
4 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (54.30%) Azure
2 64 (42.38%) AWS
3 29 (19.21%) GCP
4 20 (13.25%) Serverless
5 10 (6.62%) GitHub
6 2 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.66%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.66%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.66%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.66%) HTTP
1 1 (0.66%) Internet
1 1 (0.66%) Modbus
1 1 (0.66%) RS-232
1 1 (0.66%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (38.41%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.54%) MySQL
3 21 (13.91%) NoSQL
4 18 (11.92%) OLAP
5 14 (9.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 14 (9.27%) SQLite
6 12 (7.95%) MongoDB
7 9 (5.96%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (5.96%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.99%) Redis
8 3 (1.99%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.32%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.32%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.66%) MS Access
10 1 (0.66%) Power BI
10 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (24.50%) Visual Studio
2 19 (12.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (8.61%) JIRA
4 10 (6.62%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (3.97%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.99%) Subversion
6 3 (1.99%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.32%) NUnit
8 1 (0.66%) GitLab
8 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.66%) MSTest
8 1 (0.66%) Selenium
8 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (5.96%) Games
2 7 (4.64%) Finance
3 6 (3.97%) Marketing
3 6 (3.97%) Retail
4 1 (0.66%) Automotive
4 1 (0.66%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 124 (82.12%) Developer
2 84 (55.63%) .NET Developer
3 42 (27.81%) Software Developer
4 38 (25.17%) C# Developer
5 35 (23.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (15.89%) Software Engineer
7 18 (11.92%) Senior Developer
8 17 (11.26%) Full Stack Developer
9 13 (8.61%) .NET Software Developer
9 13 (8.61%) C# Software Developer
9 13 (8.61%) Lead Developer
9 13 (8.61%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (6.62%) Lead .NET Developer
10 10 (6.62%) Lead C# Developer
11 9 (5.96%) Games Developer
12 7 (4.64%) Junior
12 7 (4.64%) Junior Developer
12 7 (4.64%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (3.97%) .NET Software Engineer
13 6 (3.97%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (99.34%) .NET
2 79 (52.32%) HTML
3 74 (49.01%) CSS
4 73 (48.34%) ASP.NET
5 58 (38.41%) AngularJS
6 57 (37.75%) .NET Framework
7 54 (35.76%) HTML5
8 40 (26.49%) Sass
8 40 (26.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 35 (23.18%) KnockoutJS
9 35 (23.18%) Web Services
10 34 (22.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 33 (21.85%) React
12 27 (17.88%) WCF
13 24 (15.89%) Entity Framework
14 23 (15.23%) CSS3
14 23 (15.23%) Vue.js
15 18 (11.92%) jQuery
16 17 (11.26%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (10.60%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.18%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (11.92%) Driving Licence
3 9 (5.96%) Xbox
4 8 (5.30%) CCTV
5 6 (3.97%) User Experience
6 4 (2.65%) SCADA
7 3 (1.99%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.32%) HoloLens
9 1 (0.66%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.66%) Robotics
9 1 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.66%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.30%) Linux
2 5 (3.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (75.50%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (41.72%) Scrum
3 53 (35.10%) Software Engineering
4 51 (33.77%) MVC
5 45 (29.80%) TDD
6 35 (23.18%) DevOps
7 23 (15.23%) Mobile Development
8 22 (14.57%) OOP
9 21 (13.91%) SDLC
10 18 (11.92%) Sprint Planning
11 17 (11.26%) Web Development
12 14 (9.27%) Mentoring
12 14 (9.27%) Microservices
13 12 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (7.95%) Process Management
13 12 (7.95%) Unit Testing
13 12 (7.95%) Workflow
14 11 (7.28%) BDD
14 11 (7.28%) SOLID
15 9 (5.96%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 133 (88.08%) C#
2 65 (43.05%) JavaScript
3 64 (42.38%) SQL
4 20 (13.25%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.65%) Python
5 4 (2.65%) TypeScript
6 3 (1.99%) Java
7 2 (1.32%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.66%) C
8 1 (0.66%) C++
8 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.66%) VBA
8 1 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (18.54%) Degree
2 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 23 (15.23%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 57 (37.75%) Microsoft
2 29 (19.21%) Google
3 3 (1.99%) Oracle
4 2 (1.32%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.66%) Tableau
5 1 (0.66%) Xamarin