The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for Entity Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 18 35
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 4 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 3.25% 1.39% 5.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.02% 2.63% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 9
Median salary £35,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 - £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 - £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Entity Framework is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 57 38 114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 46.34% 52.78% 65.14%
Number of salaries quoted 53 27 102
Median salary £33,750 £35,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.92% -16.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Bolton

Entity Framework
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Entity Framework in Bolton

Entity Framework
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework in Bolton over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Entity Framework in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (40.00%) WCF
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (30.00%) SOLID
7 3 (30.00%) Web Services
8 2 (20.00%) Windows
8 2 (20.00%) OOP
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (20.00%) WinForms
8 2 (20.00%) Law
8 2 (20.00%) Legal
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Kanban
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
8 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (20.00%) Case Management

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Log4Net
2 1 (10.00%) Moq
General
1 2 (20.00%) Law
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
2 7 (70.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
5 2 (20.00%) WinForms
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (10.00%) AutoMapper
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) CSS3
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) LINQ
6 1 (10.00%) React
6 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) SOLID
4 2 (20.00%) Case Management
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) API Integration
5 1 (10.00%) CRUD
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft