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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank 52 37 66
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 8 36 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.86% 6.42% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.19% 11.88% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 36 2
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,850 £46,000 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
191 303 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 44.42% 54.01% 54.62%
Number of salaries quoted 161 278 189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £46,000
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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Entity Framework Salary Histogram in Leicester

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 23 (95.83%) C#
2 23 (95.83%) HTML
2 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET
2 23 (95.83%) CSS
3 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
3 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
4 20 (83.33%) Web Services
4 20 (83.33%) Ajax
4 20 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (79.17%) jQuery
6 18 (75.00%) XML
6 18 (75.00%) SQL
6 18 (75.00%) LINQ
6 18 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 16 (66.67%) SDLC
7 16 (66.67%) T-SQL
7 16 (66.67%) XSD
7 16 (66.67%) XSLT
7 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
7 16 (66.67%) SOAP
7 16 (66.67%) XHTML
7 16 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (33.33%) MVC
9 5 (20.83%) WCF
10 4 (16.67%) RESTful
11 3 (12.50%) HTML5

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (8.33%) MySQL
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.33%) ReSharper
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.17%) MSTest
2 1 (4.17%) Moq
2 1 (4.17%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 23 (95.83%) HTML
2 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET
2 23 (95.83%) CSS
3 20 (83.33%) Web Services
3 20 (83.33%) Ajax
4 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (79.17%) jQuery
5 18 (75.00%) XML
5 18 (75.00%) LINQ
5 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 16 (66.67%) XSD
6 16 (66.67%) XSLT
6 16 (66.67%) SOAP
6 16 (66.67%) XHTML
7 5 (20.83%) WCF
8 4 (16.67%) RESTful
9 3 (12.50%) HTML5
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) SDLC
2 8 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (8.33%) Web Development
4 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (4.17%) Line Management
5 1 (4.17%) Content Management
5 1 (4.17%) Refactoring
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 22 (91.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (75.00%) SQL
4 16 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.17%) Facebook
2 1 (4.17%) Twitter
2 1 (4.17%) EPiServer