The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 48 42 62
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 9 38 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.09% 6.48% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.64% 13.33% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 37 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Entity Framework
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
194 285 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 45.12% 48.63% 45.93%
Number of salaries quoted 158 252 186
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Entity Framework
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Entity Framework Salary Trend in Leicester

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 30 (93.75%) jQuery
2 30 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 30 (93.75%) CSS
3 28 (87.50%) C#
4 26 (81.25%) HTML
4 26 (81.25%) ASP.NET
5 25 (78.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (75.00%) Web Services
7 23 (71.88%) LINQ
7 23 (71.88%) Ajax
8 22 (68.75%) XML
8 22 (68.75%) SOAP
8 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
8 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
8 22 (68.75%) XSLT
9 21 (65.63%) SQL
10 20 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 19 (59.38%) T-SQL
12 18 (56.25%) XHTML
12 18 (56.25%) XSD
12 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2005
12 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (28.13%) MVC
14 9 (28.13%) JSON
15 8 (25.00%) WCF
15 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 20 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.13%) MSTest
3 1 (3.13%) Hudson
3 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.13%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 19 (59.38%) Software Developer
3 12 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 7 (21.88%) .NET Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (15.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
6 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Software Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Development Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.13%) Technical Team Leader
9 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 30 (93.75%) CSS
2 30 (93.75%) jQuery
3 26 (81.25%) HTML
3 26 (81.25%) ASP.NET
4 25 (78.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (75.00%) Web Services
6 23 (71.88%) Ajax
6 23 (71.88%) LINQ
7 22 (68.75%) XSLT
7 22 (68.75%) XML
7 22 (68.75%) SOAP
8 20 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 18 (56.25%) XSD
9 18 (56.25%) XHTML
10 9 (28.13%) JSON
11 8 (25.00%) WCF
11 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (18.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) MVC
3 6 (18.75%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
4 5 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) OOP
6 3 (9.38%) ERP
6 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) Web Development
7 2 (6.25%) BDD
8 1 (3.13%) Line Management
8 1 (3.13%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 28 (87.50%) C#
3 21 (65.63%) SQL
4 19 (59.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Twitter
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.13%) Facebook