Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 81 93
Rank change year-on-year -52 +12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 33 89 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.13% 3.29% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 7.97% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 30 76 46
Cheshire median annual salary £41,250 £39,250 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.10% -12.29% +11.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £53,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -3.61%

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 1,056 1,116 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 36.19% 41.21% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 855 919 777
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 15 August 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 15 August 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
Warrington -6 9 £52,500 +61.54% 1
Wilmslow -25 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Chester -7 6 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Crewe -14 4 £30,750 +11.82%
Alderley Edge - 3 £37,500 - 1
Nantwich -14 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Entity Framework
North West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
1 33 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 29 (87.88%) MVC
3 26 (78.79%) ASP.NET
4 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
4 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
6 17 (51.52%) TDD
7 16 (48.48%) WCF
7 16 (48.48%) AngularJS
8 15 (45.45%) HTML
9 14 (42.42%) SQL
9 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
10 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
11 10 (30.30%) CSS
11 10 (30.30%) jQuery
11 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
12 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (27.27%) FxCop
12 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
12 9 (27.27%) NServiceBus
12 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
13 8 (24.24%) Node.js
13 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio

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 (27.27%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) npm
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.03%) DTS
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
2 9 (27.27%) FxCop
2 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
4 7 (21.21%) Selenium
4 7 (21.21%) SpecFlow
4 7 (21.21%) StyleCop
5 5 (15.15%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (9.09%) SonarQube
7 2 (6.06%) Android Studio
7 2 (6.06%) Protractor
7 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
7 2 (6.06%) Xcode
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Advertising
2 3 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Analyst Programmer
3 6 (18.18%) Programmer
4 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Head of Delivery
6 3 (9.09%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Junior C# Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Mid-Level C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
1 33 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 26 (78.79%) ASP.NET
3 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (48.48%) AngularJS
4 16 (48.48%) WCF
5 15 (45.45%) HTML
6 12 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (30.30%) CSS
7 10 (30.30%) jQuery
8 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (24.24%) Node.js
10 7 (21.21%) .NET Core
10 7 (21.21%) Castle Windsor
10 7 (21.21%) NHibernate
10 7 (21.21%) SignalR
10 7 (21.21%) WebSockets
10 7 (21.21%) XML
11 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 6 (18.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Mobile App
2 7 (21.21%) User Experience
3 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) MVC
2 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (51.52%) TDD
4 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
6 9 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (21.21%) Customer-Centricity
7 7 (21.21%) Decision-Making
7 7 (21.21%) Integration Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (18.18%) BDD
8 6 (18.18%) Scrum
8 6 (18.18%) Web Application Development
9 5 (15.15%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (12.12%) Microservices
11 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
11 3 (9.09%) DevOps
11 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture
11 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 3 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 14 (42.42%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) Ruby
5 5 (15.15%) TypeScript
6 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.06%) C
7 2 (6.06%) C++
7 2 (6.06%) ES6
7 2 (6.06%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Xamarin
3 3 (9.09%) Facebook