The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 - 66
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.26% - 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.02% - 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Median salary £41,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 - £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £36,200
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 Cardiff with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 232 251 214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 41.73% 35.91% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 212 202 185
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
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 Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 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 in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Entity Framework in Cardiff

Entity Framework
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Framework
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
6 6 (54.55%) TDD
6 6 (54.55%) Scrum
6 6 (54.55%) HTML5
6 6 (54.55%) CSS3
7 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
7 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
7 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (45.45%) JSON
7 5 (45.45%) Web Services
8 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
8 4 (36.36%) HTTP
8 4 (36.36%) Big Data
8 4 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (36.36%) Node.js
8 4 (36.36%) REST
8 4 (36.36%) Open Source
9 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (27.27%) Umbraco
9 3 (27.27%) jQuery

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (27.27%) CMS
2 3 (27.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) Senior Developer
4 5 (45.45%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) .NET Framework
1 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) CSS3
3 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (45.45%) JSON
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) Node.js
5 4 (36.36%) REST
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (27.27%) jQuery
7 2 (18.18%) Vue.js
7 2 (18.18%) WCF
8 1 (9.09%) SOAP
8 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (9.09%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Open Source
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) OOD
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) TypeScript
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) VB
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft