Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 348 233 284
Rank change year-on-year -115 +51 -74
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 1,111 728 1,656
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.91% 1.47% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.24% 3.36% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 892 600 1,493
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,375 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 49,600 21,682 52,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.68% 43.81% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31,983 18,394 43,316
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £39,232
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in the UK

Entity Framework
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Entity Framework.

Salary trend for Entity Framework in the UK

Entity Framework
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Entity Framework over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Entity Framework in the UK

Entity Framework
Top 17 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 21 September 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
England -122 975 £52,500 +5.00% 359
UK excluding London -96 707 £47,500 - 272
London -112 337 £67,500 +12.50% 109
Work from Home -118 275 £52,500 +5.00% 67
South East -117 228 £52,500 - 61
Midlands -48 171 £46,750 -1.58% 54
West Midlands -47 109 £47,500 - 26
North of England -125 108 £50,000 +11.11% 79
South West -81 80 £45,000 -5.26% 34
East Midlands -32 62 £42,500 -12.82% 28
North West -101 61 £55,000 +15.79% 48
Scotland -65 53 £50,000 +17.65% 17
Yorkshire -75 42 £47,500 +35.71% 25
East of England -78 33 £60,000 +56.86% 22
Wales -27 26 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Northern Ireland -50 9 £33,500 -16.25% 3
North East -43 5 £50,000 +16.28% 6

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 1,084 (97.57%) .NET
2 1,067 (96.04%) C#
3 1,004 (90.37%) .NET Framework
4 705 (63.46%) SQL Server
5 672 (60.49%) JavaScript
6 640 (57.61%) Agile Software Development
7 609 (54.82%) MVC
8 605 (54.46%) SQL
9 602 (54.19%) .NET Core
10 593 (53.38%) Azure
11 522 (46.98%) ASP.NET
12 488 (43.92%) React
13 426 (38.34%) CSS
14 421 (37.89%) HTML
15 417 (37.53%) ASP.NET Web API
16 415 (37.35%) AngularJS
17 343 (30.87%) DevOps
18 334 (30.06%) Full Stack Development
19 313 (28.17%) Microsoft
20 291 (26.19%) jQuery
21 255 (22.95%) ASP.NET MVC
22 252 (22.68%) REST
23 250 (22.50%) TDD
24 241 (21.69%) Scrum
25 240 (21.60%) TypeScript
26 234 (21.06%) Microservices
27 232 (20.88%) Git (software)
28 225 (20.25%) Social Skills
29 212 (19.08%) SOLID
30 205 (18.45%) OO

Entity Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 53 (4.77%) SharePoint
2 51 (4.59%) CMS
3 43 (3.87%) IIS
4 34 (3.06%) Umbraco
5 32 (2.88%) Confluence
6 23 (2.07%) NServiceBus
7 11 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (0.90%) nginx
9 7 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.54%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.54%) Sitefinity
11 5 (0.45%) OpenROAD
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.18%) WordPress
13 1 (0.090%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.090%) Drupal
13 1 (0.090%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.090%) Mule
13 1 (0.090%) Orchard CMS
13 1 (0.090%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 22 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.45%) SDL Web 8
2 5 (0.45%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 3 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.18%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.090%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.090%) Magento
5 1 (0.090%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.090%) RMDS
5 1 (0.090%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 593 (53.38%) Azure
2 123 (11.07%) AWS
3 78 (7.02%) SaaS
4 51 (4.59%) Serverless
5 49 (4.41%) Azure Service Bus
6 47 (4.23%) PaaS
7 38 (3.42%) Azure Key Vault
8 34 (3.06%) GCP
9 21 (1.89%) Power Platform
10 18 (1.62%) Azure App Service
10 18 (1.62%) Azure Storage
11 17 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
11 17 (1.53%) Slack
12 16 (1.44%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 16 (1.44%) Azure Service Fabric
13 15 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
14 14 (1.26%) GitHub
14 14 (1.26%) npm
15 13 (1.17%) Azure Functions
16 11 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.35%) MQTT
2 11 (0.99%) Modbus
2 11 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.36%) Broadband
4 2 (0.18%) HTTP
5 1 (0.090%) FTP
5 1 (0.090%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.090%) Internet
5 1 (0.090%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 705 (63.46%) SQL Server
2 100 (9.00%) Relational Database
3 54 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (4.32%) Azure SQL Database
6 46 (4.14%) NoSQL
7 37 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
8 35 (3.15%) RDBMS
9 21 (1.89%) Redis
10 20 (1.80%) MySQL
11 18 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (1.53%) GIS
13 12 (1.08%) SQL Server 2017
14 11 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (0.99%) Couchbase
14 11 (0.99%) MongoDB
14 11 (0.99%) Power BI
15 10 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
15 10 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 232 (20.88%) Git (software)
2 160 (14.40%) Visual Studio
3 106 (9.54%) NUnit
4 99 (8.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 56 (5.04%) Selenium
6 55 (4.95%) Visual Studio Team System
7 48 (4.32%) JIRA
7 48 (4.32%) Octopus Deploy
8 38 (3.42%) MSI
8 38 (3.42%) WiX
9 36 (3.24%) Jenkins
10 35 (3.15%) Moq
11 28 (2.52%) TeamCity
12 21 (1.89%) webpack
13 20 (1.80%) MSTest
13 20 (1.80%) Postman
13 20 (1.80%) SpecFlow
14 16 (1.44%) Cypress.io
14 16 (1.44%) WebDriver
15 15 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 225 (20.25%) Social Skills
2 176 (15.84%) Finance
3 39 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (2.79%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 29 (2.61%) Advertising
6 21 (1.89%) Law
7 19 (1.71%) Legal
7 19 (1.71%) Retail
8 18 (1.62%) Back Office
8 18 (1.62%) Public Sector
9 15 (1.35%) Local Government
10 14 (1.26%) Electronics
11 10 (0.90%) Organisational Skills
12 9 (0.81%) Front Office
12 9 (0.81%) Telecoms
13 8 (0.72%) Automotive
13 8 (0.72%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.63%) Documentation Skills
14 7 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.54%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 949 (85.42%) Developer
2 467 (42.03%) .NET Developer
3 287 (25.83%) C# Developer
4 270 (24.30%) Software Developer
5 222 (19.98%) Senior Developer
6 184 (16.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 173 (15.57%) Full Stack Developer
8 107 (9.63%) Senior .NET Developer
9 85 (7.65%) .NET Software Developer
10 73 (6.57%) C# Software Developer
11 72 (6.48%) Software Engineer
12 58 (5.22%) Senior Software Developer
13 47 (4.23%) Angular Developer
14 45 (4.05%) Lead Developer
15 43 (3.87%) ASP.NET Developer
15 43 (3.87%) Senior Full Stack Developer
16 41 (3.69%) Azure Developer
17 40 (3.60%) Architect
18 38 (3.42%) Junior
19 37 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,084 (97.57%) .NET
2 1,004 (90.37%) .NET Framework
3 602 (54.19%) .NET Core
4 522 (46.98%) ASP.NET
5 488 (43.92%) React
6 426 (38.34%) CSS
7 421 (37.89%) HTML
8 417 (37.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 415 (37.35%) AngularJS
10 291 (26.19%) jQuery
11 255 (22.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 252 (22.68%) REST
13 183 (16.47%) LINQ
14 180 (16.20%) Web Services
15 173 (15.57%) Vue.js
16 137 (12.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 130 (11.70%) WCF
18 112 (10.08%) ASP.NET Core
19 111 (9.99%) HTML5
20 88 (7.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 98 (8.82%) User Experience
2 87 (7.83%) Greenfield Project
3 69 (6.21%) Self-Motivation
4 53 (4.77%) Client/Server
5 49 (4.41%) N-Tier
6 38 (3.42%) Web 2.0
7 37 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (3.33%) Legacy Systems
8 34 (3.06%) Data Structures
9 31 (2.79%) Cloud Native
10 27 (2.43%) iPhone
11 24 (2.16%) Algorithms
11 24 (2.16%) Virtual Team
12 20 (1.80%) Life Science
13 18 (1.62%) Mobile App
14 17 (1.53%) Renewable Energy
15 16 (1.44%) LIMS
16 10 (0.90%) Equities
17 8 (0.72%) Management Information System
18 7 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 125 (11.25%) Windows
2 61 (5.49%) Android
3 26 (2.34%) Apple iOS
4 18 (1.62%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.35%) Linux
6 10 (0.90%) VMS
7 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 640 (57.61%) Agile Software Development
2 609 (54.82%) MVC
3 343 (30.87%) DevOps
4 334 (30.06%) Full Stack Development
5 250 (22.50%) TDD
6 241 (21.69%) Scrum
7 234 (21.06%) Microservices
8 212 (19.08%) SOLID
9 205 (18.45%) OO
10 172 (15.48%) Software Engineering
11 142 (12.78%) Problem-Solving
11 142 (12.78%) Unit Testing
12 129 (11.61%) SDLC
13 111 (9.99%) Continuous Integration
14 107 (9.63%) Web Development
15 102 (9.18%) SOA
15 102 (9.18%) Test Automation
16 98 (8.82%) Front End Development
17 96 (8.64%) Mentoring
18 86 (7.74%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 1,067 (96.04%) C#
2 672 (60.49%) JavaScript
3 605 (54.46%) SQL
4 240 (21.60%) TypeScript
5 192 (17.28%) T-SQL
6 84 (7.56%) PowerShell
7 60 (5.40%) Java
8 42 (3.78%) VB
9 36 (3.24%) VB.NET
10 34 (3.06%) Python
11 32 (2.88%) C++
12 20 (1.80%) Bash Shell
12 20 (1.80%) ES6
13 11 (0.99%) VBScript
14 10 (0.90%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.81%) VB6
16 8 (0.72%) PHP
17 7 (0.63%) C
18 6 (0.54%) Apple Swift
18 6 (0.54%) PHP 4
Qualifications
1 118 (10.62%) Degree
2 34 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (1.26%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.08%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.63%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.090%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.090%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (5.94%) QA
2 37 (3.33%) Accessibility
3 15 (1.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 15 (1.35%) GxP
4 11 (0.99%) GDPR
5 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.090%) SLA
System Software
1 116 (10.44%) Docker
2 5 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.090%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.090%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 77 (6.93%) Kubernetes
2 59 (5.31%) Terraform
3 38 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.35%) Grafana
4 15 (1.35%) HAProxy
4 15 (1.35%) Kibana
4 15 (1.35%) logstash
4 15 (1.35%) Opsgenie
4 15 (1.35%) Pingdom
4 15 (1.35%) ZABBIX
5 11 (0.99%) MIIS
6 10 (0.90%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 5 (0.45%) Consul
7 5 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (0.45%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.18%) Rancher
9 1 (0.090%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 313 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 43 (3.87%) Xamarin
3 29 (2.61%) Google
4 23 (2.07%) Oracle
5 20 (1.80%) Nintex
6 15 (1.35%) Agilent
6 15 (1.35%) New Relic
7 14 (1.26%) Telerik
8 13 (1.17%) Atlassian
9 11 (0.99%) Sun
10 8 (0.72%) Databricks
11 7 (0.63%) Sitecore
12 6 (0.54%) Apple
12 6 (0.54%) Samsung
13 5 (0.45%) Actian
13 5 (0.45%) Sparx
13 5 (0.45%) VMware
14 4 (0.36%) HubSpot
14 4 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.36%) ServiceNow