Period
to 21 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 200 208
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 3089 3212 3640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.77% 1.68% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.42% 4.32% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2784 3073 3425
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -

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 69873 74318 83001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.14% 38.89% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 57819 64429 71005
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in the UK

Entity Framework
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Entity Framework in the UK

Entity Framework
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Entity Framework over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Entity Framework in the UK

Entity Framework
Top 16 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 October 2017. 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 -3 2867 £45,000 - 190
UK excluding London +11 2134 £42,500 +3.03% 160
London +15 893 £55,500 -3.48% 40
South East +40 641 £42,500 -5.56% 38
North of England -24 515 £40,000 - 50
North West -17 356 £40,000 - 35
Midlands +27 349 £37,500 -6.25% 32
South West +18 244 £42,500 - 22
East of England -34 227 £43,000 +11.69% 8
West Midlands -4 203 £40,000 +3.90% 14
East Midlands +54 150 £35,000 -12.50% 18
Yorkshire -32 125 £40,000 - 14
Scotland +27 106 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Wales +33 41 £40,000 +6.67% 5
North East -13 34 £40,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 15 £32,500 -

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

1 2985 (96.63%) C#
2 2983 (96.57%) .NET
3 2907 (94.11%) .NET Framework
4 2724 (88.18%) MVC
5 2377 (76.95%) ASP.NET
6 2274 (73.62%) SQL Server
7 1895 (61.35%) JavaScript
8 1888 (61.12%) Agile Software Development
9 1802 (58.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1659 (53.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1491 (48.27%) HTML
12 1454 (47.07%) AngularJS
13 1435 (46.46%) TDD
14 1323 (42.83%) WCF
15 1262 (40.85%) CSS
16 1258 (40.73%) SQL
17 987 (31.95%) jQuery
18 918 (29.72%) Microsoft
19 882 (28.55%) Git (software)
20 878 (28.42%) RESTful
21 844 (27.32%) BDD
22 717 (23.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 684 (22.14%) Web Services
24 678 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
25 663 (21.46%) NoSQL
26 658 (21.30%) Microsoft Azure
27 655 (21.20%) Web Application Development
28 652 (21.11%) Scrum
29 624 (20.20%) Web Development
30 613 (19.84%) HTML5

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
1 192 (6.22%) IIS
2 174 (5.63%) CMS
3 129 (4.18%) Umbraco
4 102 (3.30%) SharePoint
5 68 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
6 52 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
7 43 (1.39%) NServiceBus
8 32 (1.04%) EPiServer
9 29 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 22 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
11 21 (0.68%) Confluence
12 20 (0.65%) Sitefinity
13 15 (0.49%) Drupal
13 15 (0.49%) Hyperledger
14 14 (0.45%) Apache
15 10 (0.32%) Alfresco
15 10 (0.32%) Apache Spark
16 8 (0.26%) Ethereum
16 8 (0.26%) Skype for Business
17 7 (0.23%) Kentico
Applications
1 57 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.065%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.032%) GIMP
7 1 (0.032%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.032%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 39 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.13%) nopCommerce
4 2 (0.065%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.032%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.032%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.032%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.032%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.032%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 658 (21.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 234 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (1.91%) SaaS
4 57 (1.85%) npm
5 37 (1.20%) PaaS
6 34 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (0.68%) GitHub
8 16 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
9 14 (0.45%) Azure Machine Learning
9 14 (0.45%) Office 365
10 12 (0.39%) Serverless
11 11 (0.36%) Firebase
12 10 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
13 6 (0.19%) Asana
14 4 (0.13%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.13%) Slack
15 3 (0.097%) IaaS
16 2 (0.065%) Dynamics 365
16 2 (0.065%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 79 (2.56%) Internet
2 37 (1.20%) Intranet
3 34 (1.10%) HTTP
4 31 (1.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.32%) Extranet
6 9 (0.29%) Kerberos
6 9 (0.29%) SMS
7 7 (0.23%) Broadband
7 7 (0.23%) Ethernet
7 7 (0.23%) HTTPS
7 7 (0.23%) RS-232
7 7 (0.23%) WinSCP
8 5 (0.16%) ATM
8 5 (0.16%) DNS
9 4 (0.13%) IMAP
9 4 (0.13%) PPP
9 4 (0.13%) SMTP
10 3 (0.097%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.097%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.065%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2274 (73.62%) SQL Server
2 663 (21.46%) NoSQL
3 404 (13.08%) SQL Server 2016
4 321 (10.39%) SQL Server 2014
5 239 (7.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 231 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 207 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 185 (5.99%) Relational Database
9 183 (5.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 172 (5.57%) MongoDB
11 108 (3.50%) MySQL
12 61 (1.97%) RDBMS
13 60 (1.94%) Azure SQL Database
14 55 (1.78%) Redis
15 49 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 40 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
17 39 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
18 36 (1.17%) DocumentDB
19 28 (0.91%) Oracle Database
20 23 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 882 (28.55%) Git (software)
2 541 (17.51%) Visual Studio
3 445 (14.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 264 (8.55%) NUnit
5 174 (5.63%) JIRA
6 171 (5.54%) TeamCity
7 140 (4.53%) Subversion
8 110 (3.56%) Octopus Deploy
9 95 (3.08%) Moq
10 88 (2.85%) Selenium
11 80 (2.59%) SpecFlow
12 61 (1.97%) Jenkins
13 55 (1.78%) MSTest
14 51 (1.65%) gulp
15 50 (1.62%) NuGet
16 46 (1.49%) Jasmine
17 45 (1.46%) Visual Studio Team System
18 36 (1.17%) Grunt
19 35 (1.13%) Rhino Mocks
19 35 (1.13%) StyleCop
General
1 376 (12.17%) Finance
2 194 (6.28%) Games
3 147 (4.76%) Marketing
4 144 (4.66%) Advertising
5 130 (4.21%) Retail
6 121 (3.92%) Music Industry
7 55 (1.78%) Financial Institution
8 52 (1.68%) Banking
9 49 (1.59%) Publishing
10 48 (1.55%) Legal
11 47 (1.52%) Front Office
12 39 (1.26%) Manufacturing
13 32 (1.04%) Telecoms
14 30 (0.97%) Law
15 26 (0.84%) Back Office
16 17 (0.55%) Electronics
16 17 (0.55%) Investment Banking
17 13 (0.42%) Billing
18 12 (0.39%) Automotive
19 10 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 2778 (89.93%) Developer
2 2048 (66.30%) .NET Developer
3 1199 (38.82%) C# Developer
4 877 (28.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 596 (19.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 537 (17.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 510 (16.51%) Senior Developer
8 501 (16.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 360 (11.65%) Software Developer
10 308 (9.97%) Senior .NET Developer
11 260 (8.42%) Web Developer
12 225 (7.28%) .NET Software Developer
13 216 (6.99%) Full Stack Developer
14 214 (6.93%) C# Software Developer
15 209 (6.77%) Senior C# Developer
16 163 (5.28%) SQL Developer
17 159 (5.15%) .NET Web Developer
18 152 (4.92%) Software Engineer
19 141 (4.56%) C# Web Developer
20 126 (4.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2983 (96.57%) .NET
2 2907 (94.11%) .NET Framework
3 2377 (76.95%) ASP.NET
4 1802 (58.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1659 (53.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1491 (48.27%) HTML
7 1454 (47.07%) AngularJS
8 1323 (42.83%) WCF
9 1262 (40.85%) CSS
10 987 (31.95%) jQuery
11 878 (28.42%) RESTful
12 717 (23.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 684 (22.14%) Web Services
14 678 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 613 (19.84%) HTML5
16 605 (19.59%) Node.js
17 554 (17.93%) Code First Entity Framework
18 496 (16.06%) KnockoutJS
19 494 (15.99%) LINQ
20 460 (14.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 285 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
2 213 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 181 (5.86%) Greenfield Project
4 159 (5.15%) User Experience
5 142 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
6 109 (3.53%) Mobile App
7 74 (2.40%) Fintech
8 58 (1.88%) Social Network
9 57 (1.85%) N-Tier
10 53 (1.72%) Management Information System
11 30 (0.97%) Client/Server
12 27 (0.87%) Equities
12 27 (0.87%) Fixed Income
13 25 (0.81%) Social Media
14 20 (0.65%) FMCG
15 19 (0.62%) Online Games
16 18 (0.58%) W3C
17 15 (0.49%) Driving Licence
18 14 (0.45%) Blog
19 13 (0.42%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 314 (10.17%) Windows
2 83 (2.69%) Android
3 75 (2.43%) Apple iOS
4 28 (0.91%) Windows Server
5 20 (0.65%) Linux
6 9 (0.29%) Unix
7 8 (0.26%) MVS
8 7 (0.23%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 4 (0.13%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.097%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.032%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2724 (88.18%) MVC
2 1888 (61.12%) Agile Software Development
3 1435 (46.46%) TDD
4 844 (27.32%) BDD
5 655 (21.20%) Web Application Development
6 652 (21.11%) Scrum
7 624 (20.20%) Web Development
8 430 (13.92%) OO
9 409 (13.24%) Unit Testing
10 400 (12.95%) SOLID
11 385 (12.46%) Software Engineering
12 307 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
13 305 (9.87%) SDLC
14 247 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
15 238 (7.70%) Test Automation
16 223 (7.22%) SOA
17 203 (6.57%) OOP
18 173 (5.60%) Mentoring
19 158 (5.11%) OOD
20 149 (4.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2985 (96.63%) C#
2 1895 (61.35%) JavaScript
3 1258 (40.73%) SQL
4 582 (18.84%) Ruby
5 502 (16.25%) T-SQL
6 183 (5.92%) VB.NET
7 178 (5.76%) TypeScript
8 92 (2.98%) Java
9 72 (2.33%) PowerShell
10 56 (1.81%) F#
11 46 (1.49%) VB
12 45 (1.46%) C
13 41 (1.33%) XAML
14 40 (1.29%) Python
15 38 (1.23%) PL/SQL
16 36 (1.17%) C++
17 34 (1.10%) VBScript
18 32 (1.04%) PHP
19 26 (0.84%) XPath
20 21 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 251 (8.13%) Degree
2 78 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 61 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 54 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 46 (1.49%) SC Cleared
6 42 (1.36%) MCP
7 28 (0.91%) MCSD
8 26 (0.84%) MCAD
9 16 (0.52%) MCPD
10 12 (0.39%) MCTS
11 9 (0.29%) CCNA
11 9 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (0.26%) MBA
13 6 (0.19%) MCSA
14 5 (0.16%) ISEB
14 5 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
14 5 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
15 4 (0.13%) DBS Check
16 3 (0.097%) PMI Certification
16 3 (0.097%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (3.04%) QA
2 25 (0.81%) SLA
3 12 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.26%) Basel III
4 8 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.16%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.13%) ISO 13485
7 3 (0.097%) TickIT
8 2 (0.065%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.032%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.032%) IEC 62304
9 1 (0.032%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (1.13%) Docker
2 28 (0.91%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.065%) Firmware
3 2 (0.065%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (0.065%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 56 (1.81%) Kibana
2 8 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
2 8 (0.26%) Control-M
2 8 (0.26%) Kubernetes
2 8 (0.26%) Puppet
3 5 (0.16%) Grafana
3 5 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.097%) Ansible
4 3 (0.097%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 3 (0.097%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.097%) WSUS
5 2 (0.065%) Nagios
5 2 (0.065%) RSA Archer
5 2 (0.065%) SQL Sentry
5 2 (0.065%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 918 (29.72%) Microsoft
2 133 (4.31%) Oracle
3 121 (3.92%) Xamarin
4 101 (3.27%) Facebook
5 80 (2.59%) Sitecore
6 78 (2.53%) Google
7 33 (1.07%) SAP
8 26 (0.84%) Atlassian
9 22 (0.71%) Telerik
10 20 (0.65%) Remedy
11 19 (0.62%) Cadence
12 17 (0.55%) IBM
13 14 (0.45%) Alias
14 11 (0.36%) DevExpress
15 10 (0.32%) Tableau
16 9 (0.29%) Adobe
17 8 (0.26%) BMC
17 8 (0.26%) BT
17 8 (0.26%) Nimsoft
18 7 (0.23%) New Relic