Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 92 127
Rank change year-on-year -37 +35 +22
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 316 400 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.52% 3.26% 2.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.68% 7.64% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 290 388 281
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,625 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,563 5,234 4,655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.30% 42.66% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4,615 4,585 4,048
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,550 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,650 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Entity Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in the North West

Entity Framework
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Entity Framework in the North West

Entity Framework
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework in the North West over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Entity Framework in the North West

Entity Framework
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Manchester -7 200 £42,500 +2.41% 35
Cheshire -45 75 £45,000 +5.88% 22
Lancashire +17 31 £36,250 +3.57% 3
Merseyside -23 7 £40,000 - 6
Entity Framework
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 315 (99.68%) .NET
1 315 (99.68%) .NET Framework
2 312 (98.73%) C#
3 289 (91.46%) MVC
4 265 (83.86%) ASP.NET
5 233 (73.73%) SQL Server
6 219 (69.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 187 (59.18%) TDD
8 185 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
8 185 (58.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 184 (58.23%) JavaScript
10 167 (52.85%) WCF
11 166 (52.53%) AngularJS
12 138 (43.67%) RESTful
13 135 (42.72%) BDD
14 129 (40.82%) Web Application Development
15 128 (40.51%) Ruby
16 127 (40.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 126 (39.87%) Git (software)
18 112 (35.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 108 (34.18%) NoSQL
20 100 (31.65%) Node.js
20 100 (31.65%) SQL
20 100 (31.65%) SQL Server 2016
21 94 (29.75%) Code First Entity Framework
22 93 (29.43%) CSS
22 93 (29.43%) KnockoutJS
23 88 (27.85%) HTML
24 86 (27.22%) jQuery
25 76 (24.05%) Microsoft Azure

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 36 (11.39%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.85%) NServiceBus
4 4 (1.27%) EPiServer
5 3 (0.95%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.63%) CMS
6 2 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 76 (24.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (17.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.63%) Office 365
3 2 (0.63%) PaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.53%) HTTP
1 8 (2.53%) WinSCP
2 4 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) Broadband
3 1 (0.32%) Intranet
3 1 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (73.73%) SQL Server
2 108 (34.18%) NoSQL
3 100 (31.65%) SQL Server 2016
4 38 (12.03%) MongoDB
5 35 (11.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 28 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (6.01%) MySQL
8 15 (4.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.90%) DTS
13 4 (1.27%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.27%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.63%) Blockchain
14 2 (0.63%) Cosmos DB
15 1 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
15 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.32%) Qlik Sense
15 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 126 (39.87%) Git (software)
2 39 (12.34%) TeamCity
3 25 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (4.75%) Visual Studio
5 11 (3.48%) Subversion
6 9 (2.85%) JIRA
7 8 (2.53%) Selenium
8 6 (1.90%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.58%) MSTest
9 5 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.27%) gulp
10 4 (1.27%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.95%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.95%) Protractor
12 2 (0.63%) git-flow
12 2 (0.63%) InstallShield
12 2 (0.63%) Moq
12 2 (0.63%) webpack
13 1 (0.32%) NUnit
General
1 57 (18.04%) Games
2 23 (7.28%) Music Industry
3 19 (6.01%) Retail
4 17 (5.38%) Finance
5 11 (3.48%) Advertising
6 6 (1.90%) Legal
7 5 (1.58%) Back Office
8 4 (1.27%) Law
8 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.95%) Marketing
10 2 (0.63%) Automotive
11 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 292 (92.41%) Developer
2 234 (74.05%) .NET Developer
3 66 (20.89%) C# Developer
4 49 (15.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (12.97%) Junior
6 40 (12.66%) Graduate
6 40 (12.66%) Junior Developer
7 39 (12.34%) Junior .NET Developer
8 35 (11.08%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 35 (11.08%) Graduate Developer
9 29 (9.18%) Senior Developer
10 25 (7.91%) ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 23 (7.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 19 (6.01%) Software Developer
14 14 (4.43%) C# Software Developer
15 11 (3.48%) Software Engineer
16 10 (3.16%) .NET Software Developer
16 10 (3.16%) Senior .NET Developer
16 10 (3.16%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (99.68%) .NET
1 315 (99.68%) .NET Framework
2 265 (83.86%) ASP.NET
3 219 (69.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 185 (58.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 167 (52.85%) WCF
6 166 (52.53%) AngularJS
7 138 (43.67%) RESTful
8 127 (40.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 112 (35.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 100 (31.65%) Node.js
11 94 (29.75%) Code First Entity Framework
12 93 (29.43%) CSS
12 93 (29.43%) KnockoutJS
13 88 (27.85%) HTML
14 86 (27.22%) jQuery
15 75 (23.73%) Web Services
16 55 (17.41%) WPF
17 35 (11.08%) MSMQ
18 31 (9.81%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.39%) Computer Science
2 29 (9.18%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (7.91%) Social Network
5 15 (4.75%) Mobile App
6 13 (4.11%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.53%) User Experience
8 6 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.58%) Fintech
10 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.32%) Life Science
10 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.32%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.54%) Windows
2 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (91.46%) MVC
2 187 (59.18%) TDD
3 185 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (42.72%) BDD
5 129 (40.82%) Web Application Development
6 62 (19.62%) Dependency Injection
7 61 (19.30%) Web Development
8 51 (16.14%) Kanban
9 49 (15.51%) OO
10 43 (13.61%) Scrum
11 40 (12.66%) Multithreading
12 34 (10.76%) Unit Testing
13 31 (9.81%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (9.81%) SDLC
14 24 (7.59%) DevOps
15 23 (7.28%) High Availability
16 21 (6.65%) Software Engineering
17 18 (5.70%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (5.70%) Mentoring
17 18 (5.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 312 (98.73%) C#
2 184 (58.23%) JavaScript
3 128 (40.51%) Ruby
4 100 (31.65%) SQL
5 38 (12.03%) T-SQL
6 35 (11.08%) F#
7 20 (6.33%) TypeScript
8 16 (5.06%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.53%) Java
10 7 (2.22%) VBScript
11 4 (1.27%) VB
12 2 (0.63%) PHP
12 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.32%) ES6
13 1 (0.32%) Perl
13 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.32%) VBA
13 1 (0.32%) XAML
13 1 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (5.06%) Degree
2 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.38%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.32%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) PMO
3 1 (0.32%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (2.22%) Docker
2 3 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 35 (11.08%) Kibana
Vendors
1 37 (11.71%) Google
2 33 (10.44%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.48%) Facebook
3 11 (3.48%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.53%) Oracle
5 6 (1.90%) Capita
6 5 (1.58%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.27%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.27%) SAP
8 2 (0.63%) Twitter
9 1 (0.32%) HP
9 1 (0.32%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.32%) Remedy
9 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.32%) Telerik