Period
to 25 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 188 208 203
Rank change year-on-year +20 -5 -54
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 620 1,164 1,421
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.70% 1.65% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.03% 4.36% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 607 1,140 1,369
Median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 15,379 26,678 33,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 42.21% 37.82% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12,948 22,078 27,274
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in the UK excluding London

Entity Framework
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Entity Framework in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Entity Framework in the UK excluding London

Entity Framework
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Entity Framework in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Entity Framework in the UK excluding London

Entity Framework
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 25 January 2021. 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
South East +52 240 £57,500 +15.00% 59
Midlands +50 108 £45,000 - 49
North of England -44 108 £47,500 +5.56% 68
North West +6 82 £50,000 +13.64% 43
West Midlands +70 73 £45,000 -5.26% 31
South West +18 72 £47,500 +18.75% 25
Scotland +29 53 £42,500 +3.66% 10
East Midlands +26 35 £45,000 - 18
East of England +41 21 £47,250 +5.00% 21
Yorkshire -61 18 £50,000 +11.11% 21
Wales +36 13 £32,500 -18.75% 7
North East +20 8 £38,250 -4.38% 4
Northern Ireland -7 5 £35,750 -10.63% 4
Entity Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 602 (97.10%) .NET
2 600 (96.77%) C#
3 580 (93.55%) .NET Framework
4 396 (63.87%) MVC
5 374 (60.32%) SQL Server
6 361 (58.23%) ASP.NET
7 329 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
8 327 (52.74%) .NET Core
9 320 (51.61%) JavaScript
10 312 (50.32%) CSS
11 309 (49.84%) Azure
12 302 (48.71%) HTML
13 293 (47.26%) SQL
14 227 (36.61%) ASP.NET MVC
15 205 (33.06%) AngularJS
16 192 (30.97%) ASP.NET Web API
17 190 (30.65%) TDD
18 187 (30.16%) Microsoft
19 183 (29.52%) jQuery
20 181 (29.19%) DevOps
20 181 (29.19%) Git (software)
21 177 (28.55%) React
22 130 (20.97%) Microservices
23 126 (20.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 125 (20.16%) SOLID
25 117 (18.87%) Web Services
26 108 (17.42%) Scrum
27 102 (16.45%) REST
28 95 (15.32%) TypeScript
28 95 (15.32%) LINQ

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 41 (6.61%) NServiceBus
2 36 (5.81%) IIS
3 33 (5.32%) CMS
4 23 (3.71%) Umbraco
5 22 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (3.06%) Kentico
7 16 (2.58%) WordPress
8 15 (2.42%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (2.26%) EPiServer
10 10 (1.61%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.45%) Confluence
12 6 (0.97%) Sitefinity
13 4 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.65%) nginx
14 3 (0.48%) DNN
15 2 (0.32%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.32%) Documentum
16 1 (0.16%) Apache
16 1 (0.16%) Joomla!
16 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.32%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (2.42%) nopCommerce
2 4 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 309 (49.84%) Azure
2 64 (10.32%) AWS
3 40 (6.45%) PaaS
4 37 (5.97%) IaaS
5 30 (4.84%) SaaS
6 20 (3.23%) npm
6 20 (3.23%) Power Platform
7 15 (2.42%) Serverless
8 10 (1.61%) GitHub
9 7 (1.13%) GCP
10 4 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.65%) Azure Machine Learning
10 4 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.65%) Office 365
11 3 (0.48%) Azure Functions
11 3 (0.48%) Slack
12 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.32%) Power Automate
12 2 (0.32%) PowerApps
13 1 (0.16%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 49 (7.90%) HTTP
2 37 (5.97%) Skype
3 3 (0.48%) Intranet
4 1 (0.16%) DNS
4 1 (0.16%) FTP
4 1 (0.16%) Internet
4 1 (0.16%) RFID
4 1 (0.16%) SSL
4 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 374 (60.32%) SQL Server
2 63 (10.16%) NoSQL
3 44 (7.10%) Relational Database
4 31 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (3.23%) MySQL
6 20 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (2.26%) MongoDB
7 14 (2.26%) Power BI
7 14 (2.26%) SQL Server 2016
8 12 (1.94%) Redis
9 10 (1.61%) Cosmos DB
10 9 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
11 8 (1.29%) MS Access
12 6 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.81%) SQLite
14 4 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.65%) GIS
Development Applications
1 181 (29.19%) Git (software)
2 78 (12.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 57 (9.19%) NUnit
4 47 (7.58%) Visual Studio
5 32 (5.16%) Visual Studio Team System
6 31 (5.00%) JIRA
7 26 (4.19%) TeamCity
8 25 (4.03%) Bitbucket
9 21 (3.39%) MSTest
10 19 (3.06%) gulp
10 19 (3.06%) jspm
11 18 (2.90%) Moq
11 18 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
12 17 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 16 (2.58%) Jenkins
13 16 (2.58%) Selenium
14 14 (2.26%) Jasmine
15 12 (1.94%) Cypress.io
15 12 (1.94%) Karma Test Runner
16 11 (1.77%) Subversion
General
1 56 (9.03%) Finance
2 21 (3.39%) Marketing
3 20 (3.23%) Public Sector
4 17 (2.74%) Automotive
5 16 (2.58%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.10%) Back Office
7 9 (1.45%) Local Government
8 8 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.97%) Banking
9 6 (0.97%) Electronics
10 4 (0.65%) Games
11 3 (0.48%) Publishing
12 2 (0.32%) Advertising
12 2 (0.32%) Legal
13 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.16%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Police
13 1 (0.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 582 (93.87%) Developer
2 245 (39.52%) .NET Developer
3 224 (36.13%) Software Developer
4 207 (33.39%) C# Developer
5 188 (30.32%) Senior Developer
6 118 (19.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 77 (12.42%) C# Software Developer
8 73 (11.77%) Full Stack Developer
9 71 (11.45%) Senior .NET Developer
10 49 (7.90%) .NET Software Developer
11 46 (7.42%) Senior C# Developer
12 39 (6.29%) Senior Software Developer
13 31 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 25 (4.03%) Senior Full Stack Developer
15 24 (3.87%) SQL Developer
16 23 (3.71%) Agile Developer
16 23 (3.71%) ASP.NET Developer
16 23 (3.71%) Azure Developer
17 22 (3.55%) Lead Developer
18 20 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 602 (97.10%) .NET
2 580 (93.55%) .NET Framework
3 361 (58.23%) ASP.NET
4 327 (52.74%) .NET Core
5 312 (50.32%) CSS
6 302 (48.71%) HTML
7 227 (36.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 205 (33.06%) AngularJS
9 192 (30.97%) ASP.NET Web API
10 183 (29.52%) jQuery
11 177 (28.55%) React
12 126 (20.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 117 (18.87%) Web Services
14 102 (16.45%) REST
15 95 (15.32%) LINQ
16 89 (14.35%) ASP.NET Core
17 77 (12.42%) RESTful
18 70 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 68 (10.97%) HTML5
20 60 (9.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.03%) Greenfield Project
2 42 (6.77%) User Experience
3 31 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 28 (4.52%) Data Structures
4 28 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (4.52%) LIMS
5 24 (3.87%) Renewable Energy
6 23 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (2.90%) iPhone
8 16 (2.58%) Mobile App
8 16 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (2.26%) NHS
10 11 (1.77%) N-Tier
11 9 (1.45%) Cloud Native
11 9 (1.45%) RIA
12 6 (0.97%) Life Science
13 3 (0.48%) Podcast
13 3 (0.48%) Xbox
14 1 (0.16%) Internet of Things
14 1 (0.16%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 63 (10.16%) Windows
2 28 (4.52%) Android
3 27 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.81%) Linux
5 4 (0.65%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (63.87%) MVC
2 329 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (30.65%) TDD
4 181 (29.19%) DevOps
5 130 (20.97%) Microservices
6 125 (20.16%) SOLID
7 108 (17.42%) Scrum
8 82 (13.23%) Web Development
9 77 (12.42%) Software Engineering
10 73 (11.77%) OO
11 64 (10.32%) SDLC
12 59 (9.52%) SOA
12 59 (9.52%) Unit Testing
13 52 (8.39%) BDD
13 52 (8.39%) OOP
14 50 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
15 45 (7.26%) Continuous Improvement
15 45 (7.26%) Front End Development
16 38 (6.13%) Computer Science
16 38 (6.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 600 (96.77%) C#
2 320 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 293 (47.26%) SQL
4 95 (15.32%) TypeScript
5 83 (13.39%) T-SQL
6 56 (9.03%) Java
7 33 (5.32%) C++
8 31 (5.00%) VB
9 13 (2.10%) VB.NET
10 11 (1.77%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.81%) PHP
12 4 (0.65%) Python
12 4 (0.65%) XAML
13 3 (0.48%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.32%) C
14 2 (0.32%) VB6
15 1 (0.16%) ES6
15 1 (0.16%) R
15 1 (0.16%) sed
Qualifications
1 35 (5.65%) Degree
2 20 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.48%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.26%) WAI
2 13 (2.10%) QA
3 3 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (8.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (4.84%) Kubernetes
2 14 (2.26%) Terraform
3 7 (1.13%) MIIS
3 7 (1.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 187 (30.16%) Microsoft
2 23 (3.71%) Xamarin
3 15 (2.42%) Sitecore
4 13 (2.10%) Oracle
5 7 (1.13%) Google
6 6 (0.97%) HubSpot
6 6 (0.97%) SAP
7 5 (0.81%) Blue Prism
7 5 (0.81%) DevExpress
7 5 (0.81%) Telerik
8 4 (0.65%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.32%) EMC
9 2 (0.32%) jBASE
9 2 (0.32%) Xero
10 1 (0.16%) Cisco
10 1 (0.16%) MEDITECH