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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 71 59 46
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 4 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.51% 1.90% 2.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 5.80% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 10
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -23.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
223 224 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.70% 32.65% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 172 196 187
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Entity Framework Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) WCF
3 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (50.00%) LINQ
5 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (50.00%) MVVM
6 3 (37.50%) MSBuild
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
6 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (37.50%) WPF
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (37.50%) WinForms
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
6 3 (37.50%) RDBMS

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (37.50%) MSBuild
4 1 (12.50%) MSTest
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior WinForms Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) LINQ
5 3 (37.50%) WPF
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) WinForms
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
7 1 (12.50%) RESTful
7 1 (12.50%) HTML5
7 1 (12.50%) CSS3
7 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
7 1 (12.50%) JSON
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) MVVM
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) LexisNexis