Period
to 15 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 102 62
Rank change year-on-year -36 -40 +67
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 24 72 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.90% 2.56% 3.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 6.40% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 67 82
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £27,875
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £53,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 918 1,125 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 34.36% 40.06% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 754 932 806
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,625
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £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 15 October 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 October 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 7 £55,000 +46.67% 1
Chester -10 4 £40,000 +6.67% 6
Wilmslow -21 4 £45,000 - 1
Nantwich - 4 £32,500 - 1
Crewe -3 2 £30,000 -
Alderley Edge - 2 £37,500 -
Knutsford +8 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Entity Framework
North West

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 20 (83.33%) MVC
3 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
4 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
6 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
7 9 (37.50%) TDD
8 8 (33.33%) WCF
8 8 (33.33%) HTML
8 8 (33.33%) CSS
9 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
10 6 (25.00%) .NET Core
10 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Core
11 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (20.83%) Microservices
11 5 (20.83%) jQuery
11 5 (20.83%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (20.83%) Finance
12 4 (16.67%) Workflow
12 4 (16.67%) FxCop
12 4 (16.67%) RESTful
12 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
12 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

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 (12.50%) NServiceBus
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) DTS
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) FxCop
3 3 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (12.50%) SonarQube
3 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.33%) Selenium
4 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
4 2 (8.33%) StyleCop
5 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Head of Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
3 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 8 (33.33%) CSS
5 8 (33.33%) HTML
5 8 (33.33%) WCF
6 6 (25.00%) .NET Core
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Core
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (20.83%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (16.67%) RESTful
8 4 (16.67%) WPF
9 3 (12.50%) Angular 2
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (12.50%) Code First Entity Framework
9 3 (12.50%) Node.js
9 3 (12.50%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) MVC
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) TDD
4 5 (20.83%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (20.83%) Microservices
5 4 (16.67%) BDD
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) SOLID
5 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 4 (16.67%) Web Development
5 4 (16.67%) Workflow
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Customer-Centricity
7 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Ruby
5 3 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.17%) F#
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Xamarin
3 2 (8.33%) Facebook
4 1 (4.17%) Google