Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 56 132
Rank change year-on-year -56 +76 -5
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 67 95 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.18% 4.22% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.37% 10.11% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 64 94 45
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £30,375 £31,475 £29,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,600 £48,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +10.39%

Entity Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1248 940 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 40.53% 41.74% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 852 1126
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Entity Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Cheshire

Entity Framework
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Entity Framework in Cheshire

Entity Framework
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Entity Framework in Cheshire

Entity Framework
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +9 21 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Warrington -22 19 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Wilmslow -6 11 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Crewe -2 8 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Nantwich 0 1 - -
Macclesfield -7 1 £50,000 +12.36% 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £45,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £35,000 -
Entity Framework
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 67 (100.00%) C#
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
1 67 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 61 (91.04%) MVC
3 53 (79.10%) ASP.NET
4 47 (70.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 45 (67.16%) JavaScript
6 44 (65.67%) SQL Server
7 38 (56.72%) CSS
8 37 (55.22%) HTML
9 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (49.25%) AngularJS
10 31 (46.27%) SQL
11 29 (43.28%) Web Services
12 26 (38.81%) Microsoft
12 26 (38.81%) WCF
12 26 (38.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 26 (38.81%) jQuery
13 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET Web API
14 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Azure
14 20 (29.85%) HTML5
14 20 (29.85%) NoSQL
15 18 (26.87%) Visual Studio
15 18 (26.87%) SQL Server 2016
16 17 (25.37%) TDD
16 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
17 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 14 (20.90%) Node.js
18 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2008

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 9 (13.43%) NServiceBus
2 6 (8.96%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.97%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) HTTP
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (65.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (29.85%) NoSQL
3 18 (26.87%) SQL Server 2016
4 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.97%) DB2
8 4 (5.97%) DocumentDB
9 3 (4.48%) DTS
10 2 (2.99%) Blockchain
10 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (26.87%) Visual Studio
2 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
3 11 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.46%) FxCop
4 5 (7.46%) Selenium
4 5 (7.46%) SpecFlow
4 5 (7.46%) StyleCop
5 3 (4.48%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (4.48%) Protractor
5 3 (4.48%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.99%) Subversion
General
1 11 (16.42%) Retail
2 8 (11.94%) Finance
3 7 (10.45%) Games
4 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (88.06%) Developer
2 44 (65.67%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.93%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Junior
5 7 (10.45%) Junior Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Integration Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Junior .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Lead Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.97%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (5.97%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (5.97%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
1 67 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 53 (79.10%) ASP.NET
3 47 (70.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (56.72%) CSS
5 37 (55.22%) HTML
6 33 (49.25%) AngularJS
7 29 (43.28%) Web Services
8 26 (38.81%) jQuery
8 26 (38.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 26 (38.81%) WCF
9 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (29.85%) HTML5
11 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 14 (20.90%) Node.js
13 11 (16.42%) RESTful
14 10 (14.93%) CSS3
14 10 (14.93%) XML
15 9 (13.43%) JSON
15 9 (13.43%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) User Experience
2 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.97%) FMCG
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Life Science
3 3 (4.48%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (91.04%) MVC
2 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.37%) TDD
4 11 (16.42%) Integration Testing
5 10 (14.93%) BDD
5 10 (14.93%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (14.93%) Unit Testing
6 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (13.43%) OO
6 9 (13.43%) Scrum
6 9 (13.43%) SOA
7 7 (10.45%) Web Application Development
8 6 (8.96%) Multithreaded Programming
8 6 (8.96%) Multithreading
8 6 (8.96%) MVVM
8 6 (8.96%) Project Management
8 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.46%) Customer-Centricity
9 5 (7.46%) SOLID
9 5 (7.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) C#
2 45 (67.16%) JavaScript
3 31 (46.27%) SQL
4 10 (14.93%) T-SQL
5 9 (13.43%) TypeScript
6 7 (10.45%) Ruby
7 6 (8.96%) Java
8 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.97%) VBScript
9 3 (4.48%) XAML
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (38.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) DevExpress
3 4 (5.97%) Xamarin