The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 82 60 55
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 2 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.24% 1.06% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 3.29% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 8
Average salary £31,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Entity Framework
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
321 213 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 37.81% 32.22% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 270 188 217
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £42,344
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Entity Framework
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the Cardiff region.

Entity Framework Salary Trend in Cardiff

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Entity Framework.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) UML
5 3 (42.86%) OOP
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) MVVM
5 3 (42.86%) LINQ
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (42.86%) Scrum

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Entity Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
1 2 (28.57%) Orchard CMS
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (42.86%) MSBuild
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (28.57%) CruiseControl
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior WinForms Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) WinForms
4 3 (42.86%) LINQ
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) WPF
6 1 (14.29%) XSLT
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) UML
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 3 (42.86%) MVVM
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) SEO
6 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle