Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 52 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.99% 1.27% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.30% 3.45% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,750 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.53% +35.71% -7.89%
10th Percentile £29,350 £46,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £40,000
UK 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 174 174 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 43.07% 36.71% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 143 141 65
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -7.89%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £47,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in Northern Ireland

Entity Framework
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Entity Framework in Northern Ireland

Entity Framework
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 22 April 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
County Antrim +4 2 £34,000 -28.42% 3
County Armagh - 2 £40,000 -
Entity Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Product Management
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) RStudio
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (25.00%) RStudio
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) WPF Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin