The .NET market was only moderately impacted by the changing market conditions of 2020, leaving the demand and supply balance at a similar ratio to pre-COVID times.

The progression in the technology stack has maintained the market interest in investments in the Microsoft technology stack. This progression continues to offer Software Engineers new learning opportunities and advanced capabilities.

We have also seen a swing towards JavaScript front-end being a more frequent bedfellow to back-end .NET engineered solutions. Salary levels haven’t altered significantly over the course of the year which is a reflection of a marginal softening of the market that has subsequently stabilised.

 

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