Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 47 62
Rank change year-on-year +15 +15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 20 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 5.75% 0.70% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.70% 1.37% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 2
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09% +37.50%
10th Percentile £35,250 £39,750 £37,875
90th Percentile £56,000 £45,000 £43,625
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

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 Chester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 187 146 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 53.74% 51.41% 47.63%
Number of salaries quoted 171 137 191
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -9.41% +21.43%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,450 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,750 £60,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +6.67%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Chester

Entity Framework
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Entity Framework in Chester

Entity Framework
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework in Chester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Entity Framework in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Chester region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (70.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
8 10 (50.00%) Visual Studio
8 10 (50.00%) Web Services
8 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (50.00%) Retail
8 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (40.00%) WCF
10 7 (35.00%) HTML
10 7 (35.00%) CSS
11 6 (30.00%) Project Management
11 6 (30.00%) TDD
11 6 (30.00%) Ruby
11 6 (30.00%) Games
11 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (30.00%) Code First Entity Framework
11 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (30.00%) BDD

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 5 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (20.00%) DB2
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) Retail
2 6 (30.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Integration Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.00%) WPF Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 10 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (50.00%) Web Services
6 8 (40.00%) WCF
7 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 7 (35.00%) HTML
8 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (30.00%) Code First Entity Framework
8 6 (30.00%) HTML5
8 6 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (30.00%) Node.js
8 6 (30.00%) RESTful
9 4 (20.00%) jQuery
10 2 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) FMCG
2 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) BDD
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 6 (30.00%) Web Application Development
4 5 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (20.00%) High Availability
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) MVVM
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft