Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 207 227 187
Rank change year-on-year +20 -40 +2
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 2,002 2,264 3,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.63% 1.50% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.20% 3.78% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,757 1,997 3,043
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -

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 47,722 59,956 71,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.82% 39.71% 40.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39,218 49,247 60,452
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 28 February 2020.

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 28 February 2020. 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 +18 1,826 £48,000 +6.67% 487
UK excluding London +14 1,211 £45,000 +2.27% 392
London +41 724 £55,000 -4.35% 129
South East -3 416 £50,000 +11.11% 88
North of England +14 325 £45,000 - 93
North West +56 185 £44,000 -2.22% 52
South West +15 140 £42,500 +6.25% 55
Yorkshire -8 136 £45,000 - 38
Midlands +23 134 £45,000 +5.88% 79
East of England +51 83 £50,000 +14.94% 43
East Midlands +49 71 £42,500 +9.68% 40
Scotland +35 63 £44,000 +10.00% 16
West Midlands +5 63 £47,500 +7.34% 39
Northern Ireland +14 28 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Wales -1 17 £40,000 -9.09% 9
Isle of Man - 6 £47,500 -
North East -19 4 £35,000 -28.21% 3

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 1,941 (96.95%) .NET
2 1,929 (96.35%) C#
3 1,925 (96.15%) .NET Framework
4 1,506 (75.22%) MVC
5 1,363 (68.08%) SQL Server
6 1,359 (67.88%) ASP.NET
7 1,274 (63.64%) JavaScript
8 1,191 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
9 1,036 (51.75%) Azure
10 991 (49.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 982 (49.05%) ASP.NET Web API
12 930 (46.45%) AngularJS
13 875 (43.71%) TDD
14 846 (42.26%) CSS
15 835 (41.71%) HTML
16 828 (41.36%) SQL
17 743 (37.11%) .NET Core
18 654 (32.67%) Scrum
19 637 (31.82%) Microsoft
20 591 (29.52%) React
21 506 (25.27%) BDD
22 493 (24.63%) jQuery
23 449 (22.43%) AWS
24 435 (21.73%) Node.js
25 429 (21.43%) Git (software)
26 421 (21.03%) WCF
27 403 (20.13%) Web Application Development
28 400 (19.98%) Microservices
29 382 (19.08%) TypeScript
30 360 (17.98%) Vue.js

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
1 271 (13.54%) Elasticsearch
2 88 (4.40%) SharePoint
3 68 (3.40%) IIS
4 45 (2.25%) CMS
5 29 (1.45%) Umbraco
6 24 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
7 20 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (0.80%) EPiServer
9 15 (0.75%) Confluence
10 13 (0.65%) Sitefinity
11 12 (0.60%) Drupal
12 11 (0.55%) DNN
12 11 (0.55%) Immediacy CMS
12 11 (0.55%) Kentico
13 7 (0.35%) NServiceBus
14 6 (0.30%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.20%) Apache Spark
16 3 (0.15%) WordPress
17 1 (0.050%) Orchard CMS
17 1 (0.050%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.050%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (1.05%) WebTrends
2 17 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.20%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (0.100%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.100%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.050%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1,036 (51.75%) Azure
2 449 (22.43%) AWS
3 65 (3.25%) SaaS
4 51 (2.55%) Office 365
4 51 (2.55%) PaaS
5 46 (2.30%) Serverless
6 36 (1.80%) Power Platform
7 23 (1.15%) GCP
8 19 (0.95%) Microsoft Flow
8 19 (0.95%) PowerApps
9 17 (0.85%) ShareGate
10 14 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
11 12 (0.60%) Azure Functions
12 10 (0.50%) GitHub
12 10 (0.50%) IaaS
13 7 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (0.35%) NuGet
14 4 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
14 4 (0.20%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 55 (2.75%) Internet
2 26 (1.30%) HTTP
3 7 (0.35%) FTP
3 7 (0.35%) Intranet
4 3 (0.15%) Wireless
5 2 (0.100%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,363 (68.08%) SQL Server
2 302 (15.08%) MongoDB
3 250 (12.49%) SQL Server 2019
4 218 (10.89%) NoSQL
5 157 (7.84%) SQL Server 2016
6 138 (6.89%) Relational Database
7 96 (4.80%) Azure SQL Database
8 66 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 57 (2.85%) RDBMS
10 55 (2.75%) Redis
11 51 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
12 47 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 45 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 41 (2.05%) Cosmos DB
15 29 (1.45%) MySQL
16 19 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
16 19 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (0.85%) RavenDB
18 16 (0.80%) Big Data
18 16 (0.80%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 429 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 301 (15.03%) Visual Studio
3 189 (9.44%) NUnit
4 175 (8.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 93 (4.65%) Selenium
6 92 (4.60%) Octopus Deploy
7 75 (3.75%) TeamCity
8 73 (3.65%) StyleCop
9 69 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
10 68 (3.40%) JIRA
11 44 (2.20%) Jasmine
12 43 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 42 (2.10%) SpecFlow
14 39 (1.95%) Karma Test Runner
15 37 (1.85%) Jenkins
15 37 (1.85%) Subversion
16 25 (1.25%) MSTest
17 17 (0.85%) Visual Studio Code
18 13 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
19 12 (0.60%) Moq
General
1 219 (10.94%) Finance
2 130 (6.49%) Games
3 116 (5.79%) Retail
4 73 (3.65%) Banking
5 40 (2.00%) Legal
6 39 (1.95%) Marketing
7 34 (1.70%) Front Office
8 33 (1.65%) Manufacturing
9 26 (1.30%) Advertising
10 25 (1.25%) Law
11 16 (0.80%) Automotive
12 15 (0.75%) Investment Banking
13 12 (0.60%) Retail Finance
14 10 (0.50%) Music Industry
14 10 (0.50%) Publishing
15 9 (0.45%) Public Sector
16 8 (0.40%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.25%) Back Office
17 5 (0.25%) Billing
18 4 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,750 (87.41%) Developer
2 1,039 (51.90%) .NET Developer
3 736 (36.76%) C# Developer
4 499 (24.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 366 (18.28%) Software Developer
6 308 (15.38%) Senior Developer
7 211 (10.54%) ASP.NET Developer
8 209 (10.44%) Full Stack Developer
9 189 (9.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 120 (5.99%) Junior
10 120 (5.99%) Software Engineer
11 119 (5.94%) Junior Developer
12 112 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 112 (5.59%) Senior .NET Developer
13 104 (5.19%) C# Software Developer
14 103 (5.14%) Senior Software Developer
15 93 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
16 83 (4.15%) SQL Developer
17 82 (4.10%) Azure Developer
18 76 (3.80%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,941 (96.95%) .NET
2 1,925 (96.15%) .NET Framework
3 1,359 (67.88%) ASP.NET
4 991 (49.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 982 (49.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 930 (46.45%) AngularJS
7 846 (42.26%) CSS
8 835 (41.71%) HTML
9 743 (37.11%) .NET Core
10 591 (29.52%) React
11 493 (24.63%) jQuery
12 435 (21.73%) Node.js
13 421 (21.03%) WCF
14 360 (17.98%) Vue.js
15 350 (17.48%) RESTful
16 339 (16.93%) Web Services
17 234 (11.69%) LINQ
18 202 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 201 (10.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 198 (9.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 233 (11.64%) Greenfield Project
2 111 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
3 55 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (2.30%) User Experience
5 44 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
6 34 (1.70%) Virtual Team
7 32 (1.60%) Management Information System
8 30 (1.50%) Mobile App
9 29 (1.45%) N-Tier
10 23 (1.15%) Tandem
11 17 (0.85%) Algorithms
12 13 (0.65%) Data Centre
12 13 (0.65%) Data Structures
13 12 (0.60%) e-Learning
13 12 (0.60%) Social Network
14 10 (0.50%) SCORM
15 9 (0.45%) Reinsurance
16 8 (0.40%) BYOD
17 7 (0.35%) EPoS
17 7 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 154 (7.69%) Windows
2 47 (2.35%) Android
3 31 (1.55%) Apple iOS
4 9 (0.45%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.40%) Linux
6 1 (0.050%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.050%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,506 (75.22%) MVC
2 1,191 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
3 875 (43.71%) TDD
4 654 (32.67%) Scrum
5 506 (25.27%) BDD
6 403 (20.13%) Web Application Development
7 400 (19.98%) Microservices
8 342 (17.08%) DevOps
9 296 (14.79%) Kanban
10 275 (13.74%) Unit Testing
11 262 (13.09%) Web Development
12 236 (11.79%) Continuous Integration
12 236 (11.79%) Software Engineering
13 225 (11.24%) SOLID
14 186 (9.29%) OO
15 172 (8.59%) Test Automation
16 168 (8.39%) SDLC
17 164 (8.19%) Problem-Solving
18 121 (6.04%) OOP
19 114 (5.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,929 (96.35%) C#
2 1,274 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 828 (41.36%) SQL
4 382 (19.08%) TypeScript
5 309 (15.43%) T-SQL
6 131 (6.54%) Ruby
7 125 (6.24%) VB.NET
8 101 (5.04%) PowerShell
9 70 (3.50%) Java
10 67 (3.35%) VB
11 40 (2.00%) VB6
12 38 (1.90%) Python
13 20 (1.00%) C++
14 13 (0.65%) F#
15 10 (0.50%) PL/SQL
16 9 (0.45%) XAML
17 8 (0.40%) C
18 7 (0.35%) ES6
19 3 (0.15%) Objective-C
20 2 (0.100%) PHP
Qualifications
1 163 (8.14%) Degree
2 58 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 33 (1.65%) MCP
5 16 (0.80%) MCTS
6 13 (0.65%) MCPD
7 12 (0.60%) MCAD
8 7 (0.35%) Security Cleared
9 6 (0.30%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.20%) ISEB
10 4 (0.20%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.100%) MBCS
12 1 (0.050%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.050%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.35%) QA
2 38 (1.90%) GDPR
3 31 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (0.85%) SLA
5 6 (0.30%) PMO
6 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.100%) HL7
7 2 (0.100%) PA-DSS
7 2 (0.100%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.100%) WCAG
System Software
1 112 (5.59%) Docker
2 14 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.15%) Firmware
3 3 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 87 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 27 (1.35%) Terraform
3 5 (0.25%) Kibana
3 5 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.100%) MIIS
5 1 (0.050%) Consul
5 1 (0.050%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.050%) SCCM
Vendors
1 637 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 99 (4.95%) Xamarin
3 88 (4.40%) Oracle
4 26 (1.30%) Google
5 24 (1.20%) Sitecore
6 14 (0.70%) DevExpress
6 14 (0.70%) Facebook
6 14 (0.70%) IBM
7 13 (0.65%) SAP
7 13 (0.65%) YouTube
8 12 (0.60%) MuleSoft
9 11 (0.55%) Alterian
10 8 (0.40%) Symantec
11 7 (0.35%) HP
11 7 (0.35%) Veritas
12 5 (0.25%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.25%) Telerik
13 3 (0.15%) TOWER Software
14 2 (0.100%) Software AG
14 2 (0.100%) webMethods