Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 196 215
Rank change year-on-year -9 +19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 2,881 3,254 3,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.72% 1.84% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.28% 4.56% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2,529 2,943 2,932
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 67,360 71,293 76,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.28% 40.30% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 55,811 58,986 66,198
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018. 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 -1 2,725 £45,000 - 474
UK excluding London -15 1,860 £42,500 - 395
London +23 965 £55,000 - 122
South East -24 542 £45,000 +5.88% 98
North of England -8 484 £44,000 +10.00% 125
Midlands +2 330 £40,000 - 52
South West +6 256 £40,000 -5.88% 44
Yorkshire +78 224 £45,000 +12.50% 55
North West -69 196 £40,000 +3.23% 62
East Midlands +17 167 £40,000 +14.29% 26
West Midlands -8 163 £40,000 - 26
East of England -51 143 £45,000 - 35
Scotland -45 80 £47,500 +18.75% 13
North East +3 64 £42,500 +8.28% 8
Wales -25 13 £40,000 - 24
Northern Ireland +4 12 £40,000 +23.08% 6

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 2,773 (96.25%) C#
2 2,707 (93.96%) .NET
3 2,648 (91.91%) .NET Framework
4 2,329 (80.84%) MVC
5 2,085 (72.37%) ASP.NET
6 2,060 (71.50%) SQL Server
7 1,734 (60.19%) JavaScript
8 1,566 (54.36%) Agile Software Development
9 1,562 (54.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1,378 (47.83%) HTML
11 1,355 (47.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1,346 (46.72%) SQL
13 1,278 (44.36%) CSS
14 1,117 (38.77%) TDD
15 1,059 (36.76%) WCF
16 1,038 (36.03%) jQuery
17 1,020 (35.40%) AngularJS
18 890 (30.89%) Microsoft
19 784 (27.21%) Microsoft Azure
20 720 (24.99%) BDD
21 711 (24.68%) Git (software)
22 649 (22.53%) RESTful
23 605 (21.00%) Web Services
24 539 (18.71%) Finance
25 494 (17.15%) LINQ
26 493 (17.11%) NoSQL
27 490 (17.01%) T-SQL
28 467 (16.21%) Unit Testing
29 456 (15.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
30 455 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server

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 (6.66%) SharePoint
2 149 (5.17%) CMS
2 149 (5.17%) IIS
3 123 (4.27%) Elasticsearch
4 81 (2.81%) Umbraco
5 43 (1.49%) Confluence
5 43 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 34 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
7 27 (0.94%) Drupal
8 19 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
9 18 (0.62%) NServiceBus
10 12 (0.42%) Sitefinity
11 10 (0.35%) EPiServer
11 10 (0.35%) Ethereum
12 8 (0.28%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.21%) Plone
13 6 (0.21%) Zope
14 5 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.10%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 27 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.069%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.035%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.035%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 69 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.17%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.069%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.035%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.035%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.035%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 784 (27.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 288 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (1.70%) PaaS
4 45 (1.56%) SaaS
5 40 (1.39%) Serverless
6 34 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
7 28 (0.97%) npm
8 26 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
9 23 (0.80%) IaaS
10 21 (0.73%) GitHub
11 19 (0.66%) Azure Functions
11 19 (0.66%) Office 365
12 10 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
13 9 (0.31%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (0.28%) NuGet
15 6 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
16 5 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
17 4 (0.14%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 39 (1.35%) Internet
2 28 (0.97%) HTTP
3 24 (0.83%) Intranet
4 20 (0.69%) DNS
5 12 (0.42%) SSL
6 11 (0.38%) SMTP
7 9 (0.31%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.21%) IMAP
8 6 (0.21%) SMS
9 5 (0.17%) Extranet
10 3 (0.10%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.069%) AMQP
11 2 (0.069%) FIX Connectivity
11 2 (0.069%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.035%) DHCP
12 1 (0.035%) FTP
12 1 (0.035%) NFC
12 1 (0.035%) Skype
12 1 (0.035%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,060 (71.50%) SQL Server
2 493 (17.11%) NoSQL
3 449 (15.58%) SQL Server 2016
4 277 (9.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 234 (8.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 151 (5.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 135 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 128 (4.44%) Relational Database
9 123 (4.27%) MongoDB
10 102 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 94 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
12 78 (2.71%) SQL Server 2014
13 56 (1.94%) Power BI
13 56 (1.94%) RDBMS
14 53 (1.84%) MySQL
15 51 (1.77%) Azure SQL Database
16 43 (1.49%) Cosmos DB
17 36 (1.25%) Couchbase
18 31 (1.08%) Redis
19 27 (0.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 711 (24.68%) Git (software)
2 455 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 378 (13.12%) Visual Studio
4 206 (7.15%) TeamCity
5 203 (7.05%) NUnit
6 159 (5.52%) Visual Studio Team System
7 122 (4.23%) Octopus Deploy
8 104 (3.61%) JIRA
9 93 (3.23%) Jasmine
10 78 (2.71%) Selenium
11 67 (2.33%) gulp
12 57 (1.98%) SpecFlow
13 56 (1.94%) StyleCop
14 51 (1.77%) Karma Test Runner
15 48 (1.67%) Moq
15 48 (1.67%) webpack
16 45 (1.56%) ReSharper
17 43 (1.49%) Subversion
18 41 (1.42%) Jenkins
19 29 (1.01%) Bitbucket
General
1 539 (18.71%) Finance
2 167 (5.80%) Retail
3 158 (5.48%) Games
4 108 (3.75%) Marketing
5 105 (3.64%) Banking
6 63 (2.19%) Automotive
7 53 (1.84%) Advertising
8 48 (1.67%) Manufacturing
9 40 (1.39%) Music Industry
10 33 (1.15%) Front Office
11 31 (1.08%) Legal
12 25 (0.87%) Back Office
13 22 (0.76%) Financial Institution
14 20 (0.69%) Telecoms
15 12 (0.42%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.42%) Law
16 10 (0.35%) Electronics
17 9 (0.31%) Retail Finance
18 8 (0.28%) Publishing
19 4 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2,534 (87.96%) Developer
2 1,580 (54.84%) .NET Developer
3 1,238 (42.97%) C# Developer
4 832 (28.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 533 (18.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 491 (17.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 445 (15.45%) Software Developer
8 434 (15.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 391 (13.57%) Senior Developer
10 260 (9.02%) .NET Software Developer
11 244 (8.47%) C# Software Developer
12 229 (7.95%) SQL Developer
13 187 (6.49%) Full Stack Developer
14 179 (6.21%) Senior .NET Developer
15 156 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
15 156 (5.41%) Software Engineer
16 145 (5.03%) Lead Developer
17 131 (4.55%) Junior
18 122 (4.23%) Junior Developer
19 121 (4.20%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,707 (93.96%) .NET
2 2,648 (91.91%) .NET Framework
3 2,085 (72.37%) ASP.NET
4 1,562 (54.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1,378 (47.83%) HTML
6 1,355 (47.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1,278 (44.36%) CSS
8 1,059 (36.76%) WCF
9 1,038 (36.03%) jQuery
10 1,020 (35.40%) AngularJS
11 649 (22.53%) RESTful
12 605 (21.00%) Web Services
13 494 (17.15%) LINQ
14 456 (15.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 449 (15.58%) HTML5
16 427 (14.82%) Node.js
17 417 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 414 (14.37%) Code First Entity Framework
19 403 (13.99%) WPF
20 353 (12.25%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 306 (10.62%) Greenfield Project
2 223 (7.74%) Enterprise Software
3 189 (6.56%) User Experience
4 177 (6.14%) Computer Science
5 143 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
6 105 (3.64%) Mobile App
7 101 (3.51%) Fintech
8 91 (3.16%) N-Tier
9 60 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
10 56 (1.94%) Algorithms
11 26 (0.90%) Hedge funds
12 24 (0.83%) Management Information System
12 24 (0.83%) Social Network
13 18 (0.62%) FMCG
14 16 (0.56%) Client/Server
15 14 (0.49%) Blog
16 11 (0.38%) Replication
17 10 (0.35%) NHS
18 9 (0.31%) Online Banking
19 8 (0.28%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 323 (11.21%) Windows
2 77 (2.67%) Android
3 62 (2.15%) Apple iOS
4 31 (1.08%) Windows Server
5 21 (0.73%) Linux
6 7 (0.24%) Nucleus RTOS
6 7 (0.24%) Windows Phone
6 7 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.17%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.10%) MVS
10 2 (0.069%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.035%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.035%) Unix
11 1 (0.035%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,329 (80.84%) MVC
2 1,566 (54.36%) Agile Software Development
3 1,117 (38.77%) TDD
4 720 (24.99%) BDD
5 467 (16.21%) Unit Testing
6 449 (15.58%) Web Application Development
7 447 (15.52%) Scrum
8 386 (13.40%) Web Development
9 366 (12.70%) Software Engineering
10 362 (12.57%) OO
11 337 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
12 325 (11.28%) SOLID
13 291 (10.10%) Microservices
14 290 (10.07%) Test Automation
15 281 (9.75%) SOA
16 256 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
17 229 (7.95%) SDLC
18 204 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
19 176 (6.11%) Kanban
20 157 (5.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2,773 (96.25%) C#
2 1,734 (60.19%) JavaScript
3 1,346 (46.72%) SQL
4 490 (17.01%) T-SQL
5 439 (15.24%) Ruby
6 139 (4.82%) TypeScript
7 130 (4.51%) VB.NET
8 77 (2.67%) F#
9 69 (2.40%) PowerShell
10 65 (2.26%) Java
11 45 (1.56%) VB
12 36 (1.25%) C
13 28 (0.97%) PHP
14 27 (0.94%) C++
14 27 (0.94%) PL/SQL
14 27 (0.94%) Python
15 25 (0.87%) XAML
16 22 (0.76%) VBA
17 13 (0.45%) R
17 13 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 261 (9.06%) Degree
2 87 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 59 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 52 (1.80%) Security Cleared
5 48 (1.67%) SC Cleared
6 36 (1.25%) MCPD
7 9 (0.31%) MCP
8 7 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.035%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.035%) MCSA
9 1 (0.035%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (2.46%) QA
2 18 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.31%) MiFID
5 6 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.21%) GCP
5 6 (0.21%) GDPR
6 4 (0.14%) SLA
7 3 (0.10%) WCAG
8 1 (0.035%) HL7
8 1 (0.035%) PMO
System Software
1 53 (1.84%) Docker
2 45 (1.56%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.24%) Firmware
4 3 (0.10%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.035%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 60 (2.08%) Kibana
2 27 (0.94%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (0.21%) Terraform
5 4 (0.14%) SCCM
6 3 (0.10%) logstash
6 3 (0.10%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.035%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.035%) Packer
7 1 (0.035%) Puppet
Vendors
1 890 (30.89%) Microsoft
2 145 (5.03%) Xamarin
3 123 (4.27%) Google
4 119 (4.13%) Oracle
5 62 (2.15%) Nintex
6 43 (1.49%) Sitecore
7 40 (1.39%) Facebook
8 31 (1.08%) Capita
9 28 (0.97%) DevExpress
10 22 (0.76%) Twitter
11 19 (0.66%) Telerik
12 15 (0.52%) SAP
13 14 (0.49%) LexisNexis
14 11 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (0.35%) IBM
16 9 (0.31%) Infragistics
17 8 (0.28%) Atlassian
18 7 (0.24%) TOWER Software
19 6 (0.21%) ESRI
19 6 (0.21%) Sony