Period
to 11 May 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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 287 212 252
Rank change year-on-year -75 +40 -69
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 950 1,633 2,030
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.08% 1.65% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.69% 4.17% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 797 1,445 1,800
10th Percentile £32,800 £32,500 £30,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 35,269 39,118 56,561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.02% 39.41% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 27,482 32,443 46,633
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 11 May 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 11 May 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 -84 813 £52,500 +5.00% 334
UK excluding London -25 672 £47,500 +5.56% 260
South East +6 252 £52,500 +10.53% 65
London -146 235 £80,000 +45.45% 92
Work from Home -142 212 £50,000 +11.11% 64
Midlands +6 126 £45,000 +5.88% 49
South West -37 86 £45,000 +5.88% 29
West Midlands +28 81 £45,000 - 25
North of England -111 76 £50,000 +11.11% 71
Scotland +21 73 £47,500 +5.56% 10
North West -56 49 £50,000 +11.11% 45
East Midlands -14 45 £43,750 +9.38% 24
East of England +5 29 £49,500 -1.00% 28
Yorkshire -74 23 £47,500 +5.56% 24
Wales +39 22 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Northern Ireland -11 8 £33,500 -29.47% 4
North East +7 4 £35,833 +2.38% 2

For the 6 months to 11 May 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.

1 914 (96.21%) .NET
2 897 (94.42%) C#
3 855 (90.00%) .NET Framework
4 605 (63.68%) SQL Server
5 602 (63.37%) JavaScript
6 578 (60.84%) MVC
7 545 (57.37%) Azure
8 537 (56.53%) Agile Software Development
9 525 (55.26%) SQL
10 515 (54.21%) .NET Core
11 513 (54.00%) CSS
12 424 (44.63%) ASP.NET
13 413 (43.47%) HTML
14 390 (41.05%) ASP.NET Web API
15 387 (40.74%) React
16 361 (38.00%) AngularJS
17 355 (37.37%) DevOps
18 298 (31.37%) jQuery
19 292 (30.74%) Microservices
20 246 (25.89%) Microsoft
21 229 (24.11%) T-SQL
22 226 (23.79%) ASP.NET MVC
23 225 (23.68%) Web Services
24 215 (22.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 206 (21.68%) Social Skills
26 203 (21.37%) Git (software)
27 201 (21.16%) TDD
28 197 (20.74%) Scrum
29 195 (20.53%) SOLID
30 188 (19.79%) 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 90 (9.47%) SharePoint
2 46 (4.84%) IIS
3 43 (4.53%) CMS
4 30 (3.16%) Umbraco
5 28 (2.95%) NServiceBus
6 18 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
6 18 (1.89%) WordPress
7 16 (1.68%) Kentico
8 15 (1.58%) EPiServer
9 11 (1.16%) Apache Solr
9 11 (1.16%) Confluence
10 9 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.42%) OpenROAD
12 3 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.32%) Drupal
12 3 (0.32%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.21%) Headless CMS
13 2 (0.21%) nginx
13 2 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.11%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.21%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 78 (8.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.47%) nopCommerce
3 5 (0.53%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 3 (0.32%) Magento
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 545 (57.37%) Azure
2 120 (12.63%) AWS
3 97 (10.21%) Azure Service Bus
4 88 (9.26%) PaaS
5 86 (9.05%) Azure Key Vault
6 76 (8.00%) Azure Storage
7 69 (7.26%) Azure Active Directory
8 66 (6.95%) Azure App Service
9 65 (6.84%) Azure Service Fabric
10 55 (5.79%) Serverless
11 53 (5.58%) SaaS
12 30 (3.16%) Power Platform
13 28 (2.95%) Azure Functions
14 20 (2.11%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 18 (1.89%) npm
16 13 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
17 10 (1.05%) GitHub
18 9 (0.95%) GCP
18 9 (0.95%) Slack
19 8 (0.84%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.26%) HTTP
2 8 (0.84%) Skype
3 5 (0.53%) Internet
4 4 (0.42%) Intranet
5 1 (0.11%) FTP
5 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.11%) LAN
5 1 (0.11%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 605 (63.68%) SQL Server
2 75 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 67 (7.05%) Relational Database
4 32 (3.37%) RDBMS
5 27 (2.84%) Azure SQL Database
6 24 (2.53%) MongoDB
7 22 (2.32%) Power BI
8 21 (2.21%) MySQL
8 21 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (1.58%) SQL Server 2016
11 13 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (0.95%) Redis
13 8 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.63%) MS Access
14 6 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.53%) Big Data
15 5 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 203 (21.37%) Git (software)
2 171 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 133 (14.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 125 (13.16%) Visual Studio
5 76 (8.00%) NUnit
6 48 (5.05%) Octopus Deploy
7 41 (4.32%) TeamCity
8 36 (3.79%) Jenkins
9 31 (3.26%) JIRA
9 31 (3.26%) MSI
10 30 (3.16%) WiX
11 22 (2.32%) Bitbucket
12 16 (1.68%) Moq
12 16 (1.68%) Selenium
13 15 (1.58%) Cucumber
14 14 (1.47%) gulp
15 13 (1.37%) Jasmine
16 11 (1.16%) Visual Studio Coded UI
17 10 (1.05%) SpecFlow
17 10 (1.05%) webpack
General
1 206 (21.68%) Social Skills
2 121 (12.74%) Finance
3 88 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (4.21%) Back Office
5 38 (4.00%) Marketing
6 34 (3.58%) Automotive
7 28 (2.95%) Public Sector
8 26 (2.74%) Telecoms
9 20 (2.11%) Retail
10 16 (1.68%) Manufacturing
11 15 (1.58%) Advertising
12 14 (1.47%) Electronics
13 10 (1.05%) Banking
14 9 (0.95%) Local Government
15 8 (0.84%) Publishing
16 7 (0.74%) Games
17 6 (0.63%) Front Office
17 6 (0.63%) Online Betting
18 4 (0.42%) Investment Banking
18 4 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 817 (86.00%) Developer
2 369 (38.84%) .NET Developer
3 290 (30.53%) C# Developer
4 280 (29.47%) Software Developer
5 271 (28.53%) Senior Developer
6 185 (19.47%) C# .NET Developer
7 125 (13.16%) Full Stack Developer
8 105 (11.05%) Senior .NET Developer
9 101 (10.63%) Senior C# Developer
10 100 (10.53%) Azure Developer
11 79 (8.32%) .NET Software Developer
12 71 (7.47%) C# Software Developer
13 66 (6.95%) SQL Developer
14 64 (6.74%) Senior Software Developer
15 63 (6.63%) Software Engineer
16 61 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 60 (6.32%) Senior Full Stack Developer
18 56 (5.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 46 (4.84%) Senior SQL Developer
20 37 (3.89%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 914 (96.21%) .NET
2 855 (90.00%) .NET Framework
3 515 (54.21%) .NET Core
4 513 (54.00%) CSS
5 424 (44.63%) ASP.NET
6 413 (43.47%) HTML
7 390 (41.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 387 (40.74%) React
9 361 (38.00%) AngularJS
10 298 (31.37%) jQuery
11 226 (23.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 225 (23.68%) Web Services
13 215 (22.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 169 (17.79%) REST
15 168 (17.68%) Vue.js
16 152 (16.00%) LINQ
17 116 (12.21%) HTML5
18 85 (8.95%) ASP.NET Core
19 78 (8.21%) RESTful
20 70 (7.37%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 114 (12.00%) N-Tier
2 88 (9.26%) User Experience
3 79 (8.32%) Greenfield Project
4 60 (6.32%) Self-Motivation
5 38 (4.00%) Reinsurance
6 36 (3.79%) Renewable Energy
7 34 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (3.16%) Client/Server
8 30 (3.16%) iPhone
8 30 (3.16%) Web 2.0
9 24 (2.53%) Virtual Team
10 20 (2.11%) Algorithms
10 20 (2.11%) Data Structures
11 19 (2.00%) LIMS
11 19 (2.00%) Mobile App
11 19 (2.00%) NHS
12 17 (1.79%) Cloud Native
13 15 (1.58%) Social Media
14 8 (0.84%) Life Science
15 5 (0.53%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 105 (11.05%) Windows
2 48 (5.05%) Android
3 43 (4.53%) Windows Server
4 14 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 9 (0.95%) Linux
6 5 (0.53%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (0.32%) VMS
7 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 578 (60.84%) MVC
2 537 (56.53%) Agile Software Development
3 355 (37.37%) DevOps
4 292 (30.74%) Microservices
5 201 (21.16%) TDD
6 197 (20.74%) Scrum
7 195 (20.53%) SOLID
8 188 (19.79%) OO
9 170 (17.89%) Test Automation
10 151 (15.89%) Software Engineering
11 146 (15.37%) SOA
12 144 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
13 119 (12.53%) Mentoring
14 103 (10.84%) UML
15 92 (9.68%) CRM
15 92 (9.68%) Deployment Automation
16 85 (8.95%) Problem-Solving
17 80 (8.42%) Unit Testing
18 78 (8.21%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
19 74 (7.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 897 (94.42%) C#
2 602 (63.37%) JavaScript
3 525 (55.26%) SQL
4 229 (24.11%) T-SQL
5 180 (18.95%) TypeScript
6 75 (7.89%) PowerShell
7 59 (6.21%) Java
8 33 (3.47%) C++
9 29 (3.05%) VB.NET
10 24 (2.53%) VB
11 11 (1.16%) Python
12 10 (1.05%) XAML
13 9 (0.95%) ES6
13 9 (0.95%) PHP
13 9 (0.95%) PL/SQL
14 8 (0.84%) C
15 5 (0.53%) VB6
15 5 (0.53%) VBScript
16 4 (0.42%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.42%) Ingres ABF
Qualifications
1 132 (13.89%) Degree
2 45 (4.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.53%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.53%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.11%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.79%) QA
2 14 (1.47%) WAI
3 6 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 96 (10.11%) Docker
2 4 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.32%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 76 (8.00%) Terraform
2 66 (6.95%) Kubernetes
3 63 (6.63%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.42%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.21%) MIIS
6 1 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 246 (25.89%) Microsoft
2 78 (8.21%) Nintex
3 41 (4.32%) Xamarin
4 31 (3.26%) Google
5 22 (2.32%) Oracle
6 18 (1.89%) Sitecore
7 17 (1.79%) Telerik
8 16 (1.68%) SAP
9 8 (0.84%) Blue Prism
10 6 (0.63%) Apple
10 6 (0.63%) Samsung
11 5 (0.53%) Sparx
12 4 (0.42%) Actian
12 4 (0.42%) Databricks
12 4 (0.42%) HubSpot
12 4 (0.42%) VMware
12 4 (0.42%) Xero
13 2 (0.21%) DevExpress
14 1 (0.11%) Sage
14 1 (0.11%) Twitter