Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 106 58
Rank change year-on-year -32 -48 +79
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 14 71 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.59% 2.28% 4.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.69% 5.59% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 68 95
Cheshire median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £29,600
90th Percentile £55,750 £55,000 £51,950
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 829 1,269 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 34.99% 40.69% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 672 1,041 832
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +10.26% -2.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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 +1 4 £30,000 -40.00% 4
Nantwich -4 3 - - 1
Wilmslow -20 3 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Knutsford +26 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Crewe +2 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Warrington -13 1 - - 1
Entity Framework
North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 10 (71.43%) MVC
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (42.86%) TDD
7 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (35.71%) WCF
7 5 (35.71%) Web Development
8 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 4 (28.57%) RESTful
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (21.43%) BDD
9 3 (21.43%) NServiceBus
9 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (21.43%) Angular 2
9 3 (21.43%) CSS
9 3 (21.43%) HTML
9 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
9 3 (21.43%) Ruby
10 2 (14.29%) FIX Protocol

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 3 (21.43%) NServiceBus
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
3 2 (14.29%) FxCop
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
4 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (7.14%) Protractor
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
4 1 (7.14%) StyleCop
4 1 (7.14%) YouTrack
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 8 (57.14%) C# Developer
4 6 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Angular Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Games Developer
7 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (35.71%) WCF
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (21.43%) Angular 2
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (14.29%) Code First Entity Framework
7 2 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (14.29%) Node.js
7 2 (14.29%) REST
8 1 (7.14%) HTML5
8 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
6 2 (14.29%) Microservices
6 2 (14.29%) MVVM
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Customer-Centricity
7 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
7 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (7.14%) SOA
7 1 (7.14%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.14%) F#
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Google