Period
to 8 December 2019

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 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 224 201
Rank change year-on-year -12 -23 -1
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 1,837 2,421 3,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.38% 1.52% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.60% 3.85% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,611 2,072 2,883
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 51,004 62,887 72,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.38% 39.58% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 42,105 51,780 60,004
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 £29,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 8 December 2019.

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 8 December 2019. 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 -15 1,674 £47,500 +5.56% 418
UK excluding London -3 1,222 £45,000 +5.88% 331
London -36 559 £55,000 - 118
South East 0 392 £50,000 +13.64% 82
North of England +14 326 £45,000 - 101
North West +47 187 £45,000 +5.88% 62
South West +8 157 £42,500 +6.25% 36
Midlands -25 152 £45,000 +12.50% 37
Yorkshire -20 134 £45,000 - 36
East of England +37 86 £45,000 - 44
East Midlands +5 80 £45,000 +12.50% 16
West Midlands -37 72 £47,500 +18.75% 21
Scotland +5 57 £43,750 -12.50% 15
Northern Ireland +20 31 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Wales +13 21 £40,000 +17.65% 11
North East -9 5 £40,000 -3.03% 3
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, 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 1,772 (96.46%) .NET
2 1,754 (95.48%) C#
3 1,749 (95.21%) .NET Framework
4 1,376 (74.90%) MVC
5 1,213 (66.03%) SQL Server
6 1,193 (64.94%) ASP.NET
7 1,052 (57.27%) JavaScript
8 1,022 (55.63%) Agile Software Development
9 857 (46.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 837 (45.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 813 (44.26%) CSS
12 807 (43.93%) HTML
13 777 (42.30%) SQL
14 772 (42.03%) Azure
15 678 (36.91%) TDD
16 644 (35.06%) AngularJS
17 542 (29.50%) Microsoft
18 490 (26.67%) WCF
19 488 (26.57%) .NET Core
20 475 (25.86%) jQuery
21 443 (24.12%) Git (software)
22 442 (24.06%) Scrum
23 378 (20.58%) RESTful
24 342 (18.62%) React
25 326 (17.75%) Web Services
26 323 (17.58%) DevOps
27 306 (16.66%) T-SQL
28 303 (16.49%) BDD
29 296 (16.11%) NoSQL
30 262 (14.26%) Unit Testing

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 70 (3.81%) SharePoint
2 55 (2.99%) IIS
3 43 (2.34%) CMS
4 36 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (1.69%) Umbraco
6 21 (1.14%) Confluence
7 18 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
8 16 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
9 12 (0.65%) NServiceBus
10 6 (0.33%) EPiServer
11 5 (0.27%) Drupal
12 4 (0.22%) WordPress
13 2 (0.11%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.054%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.054%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.054%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.054%) Sitefinity
14 1 (0.054%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (1.58%) WebTrends
2 26 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.49%) SDL Web 8
4 4 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.054%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 772 (42.03%) Azure
2 195 (10.62%) AWS
3 64 (3.48%) SaaS
4 42 (2.29%) Serverless
5 40 (2.18%) PaaS
6 37 (2.01%) Office 365
7 35 (1.91%) Power Platform
8 34 (1.85%) GCP
9 18 (0.98%) Microsoft Flow
9 18 (0.98%) PowerApps
10 16 (0.87%) ShareGate
11 13 (0.71%) Azure Functions
12 11 (0.60%) IaaS
13 10 (0.54%) npm
14 9 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
15 8 (0.44%) AWS IoT
15 8 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
15 8 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
15 8 (0.44%) NuGet
16 7 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.03%) HTTP
2 12 (0.65%) Internet
3 10 (0.54%) Intranet
4 4 (0.22%) Wireless
5 3 (0.16%) Extranet
6 1 (0.054%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.054%) FTP
6 1 (0.054%) Network Security
6 1 (0.054%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.054%) Skype
6 1 (0.054%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,213 (66.03%) SQL Server
2 296 (16.11%) NoSQL
3 217 (11.81%) SQL Server 2016
4 149 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 91 (4.95%) Azure SQL Database
6 70 (3.81%) RDBMS
7 69 (3.76%) MongoDB
8 56 (3.05%) Redis
8 56 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 52 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 45 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 42 (2.29%) Cosmos DB
12 34 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 33 (1.80%) MySQL
14 21 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
15 20 (1.09%) RavenDB
16 17 (0.93%) CouchDB
17 16 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
18 14 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 443 (24.12%) Git (software)
2 223 (12.14%) Visual Studio
3 174 (9.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 160 (8.71%) NUnit
5 91 (4.95%) Visual Studio Team System
6 86 (4.68%) TeamCity
7 84 (4.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 70 (3.81%) JIRA
9 64 (3.48%) Selenium
10 61 (3.32%) StyleCop
11 45 (2.45%) Subversion
12 41 (2.23%) SpecFlow
13 37 (2.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 34 (1.85%) Jasmine
15 30 (1.63%) Karma Test Runner
16 25 (1.36%) MSTest
17 16 (0.87%) Bitbucket
18 15 (0.82%) Moq
19 14 (0.76%) Jenkins
19 14 (0.76%) webpack
General
1 229 (12.47%) Finance
2 102 (5.55%) Retail
3 74 (4.03%) Games
4 49 (2.67%) Marketing
5 45 (2.45%) Banking
6 37 (2.01%) Front Office
7 34 (1.85%) Legal
8 27 (1.47%) Law
8 27 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 17 (0.93%) Automotive
10 11 (0.60%) Public Sector
10 11 (0.60%) Telecoms
11 10 (0.54%) Music Industry
12 9 (0.49%) Retail Finance
13 8 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.38%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.38%) Local Government
15 6 (0.33%) Electronics
16 5 (0.27%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,572 (85.57%) Developer
2 869 (47.31%) .NET Developer
3 684 (37.23%) C# Developer
4 458 (24.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 329 (17.91%) Software Developer
6 283 (15.41%) Senior Developer
7 262 (14.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 243 (13.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 207 (11.27%) Full Stack Developer
10 140 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 118 (6.42%) Software Engineer
12 116 (6.31%) Senior .NET Developer
13 104 (5.66%) Junior
14 102 (5.55%) Junior Developer
15 94 (5.12%) SQL Developer
16 83 (4.52%) C# Software Developer
17 80 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
18 79 (4.30%) Web Developer
19 73 (3.97%) Senior C# Developer
19 73 (3.97%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,772 (96.46%) .NET
2 1,749 (95.21%) .NET Framework
3 1,193 (64.94%) ASP.NET
4 857 (46.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 837 (45.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 813 (44.26%) CSS
7 807 (43.93%) HTML
8 644 (35.06%) AngularJS
9 490 (26.67%) WCF
10 488 (26.57%) .NET Core
11 475 (25.86%) jQuery
12 378 (20.58%) RESTful
13 342 (18.62%) React
14 326 (17.75%) Web Services
15 252 (13.72%) Node.js
16 238 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 231 (12.57%) LINQ
18 229 (12.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 205 (11.16%) HTML5
20 197 (10.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 145 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
2 102 (5.55%) Enterprise Software
3 62 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (2.50%) User Experience
5 37 (2.01%) Mobile App
6 35 (1.91%) N-Tier
7 34 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
8 26 (1.42%) Virtual Team
9 24 (1.31%) Management Information System
10 20 (1.09%) Algorithms
11 19 (1.03%) Data Centre
12 17 (0.93%) BYOD
13 16 (0.87%) NHS
14 13 (0.71%) Cloud Native
15 11 (0.60%) Client/Server
16 10 (0.54%) EPoS
17 9 (0.49%) e-Learning
17 9 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 9 (0.49%) SCORM
18 8 (0.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 149 (8.11%) Windows
2 39 (2.12%) Android
3 23 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 11 (0.60%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.44%) Linux
6 6 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.054%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,376 (74.90%) MVC
2 1,022 (55.63%) Agile Software Development
3 678 (36.91%) TDD
4 442 (24.06%) Scrum
5 323 (17.58%) DevOps
6 303 (16.49%) BDD
7 262 (14.26%) Unit Testing
8 252 (13.72%) SOLID
9 251 (13.66%) Web Development
10 245 (13.34%) Continuous Integration
11 217 (11.81%) Software Engineering
12 216 (11.76%) Web Application Development
13 201 (10.94%) Microservices
14 194 (10.56%) Problem-Solving
15 172 (9.36%) Test Automation
16 158 (8.60%) SDLC
17 140 (7.62%) OO
18 121 (6.59%) OOP
19 110 (5.99%) SOA
20 109 (5.93%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 1,754 (95.48%) C#
2 1,052 (57.27%) JavaScript
3 777 (42.30%) SQL
4 306 (16.66%) T-SQL
5 194 (10.56%) Ruby
6 128 (6.97%) TypeScript
7 118 (6.42%) VB.NET
8 107 (5.82%) PowerShell
9 54 (2.94%) Java
10 47 (2.56%) VB
11 44 (2.40%) Python
12 24 (1.31%) C++
13 19 (1.03%) VB6
14 16 (0.87%) C
15 15 (0.82%) F#
16 8 (0.44%) VBA
17 7 (0.38%) PHP
18 6 (0.33%) PL/SQL
18 6 (0.33%) XAML
19 5 (0.27%) ES6
Qualifications
1 155 (8.44%) Degree
2 57 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (1.63%) MCP
4 25 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (1.09%) MCTS
6 16 (0.87%) MCAD
7 13 (0.71%) MCPD
8 10 (0.54%) Security Cleared
9 6 (0.33%) MCSD
9 6 (0.33%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.22%) BC Cleared
10 4 (0.22%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.16%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.054%) HND
12 1 (0.054%) ISEB
12 1 (0.054%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.054%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.83%) QA
2 21 (1.14%) GDPR
3 19 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.98%) SLA
5 3 (0.16%) PMO
6 2 (0.11%) HL7
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17025
6 2 (0.11%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.11%) WCAG
7 1 (0.054%) DICOM
System Software
1 124 (6.75%) Docker
2 11 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.16%) Firmware
3 3 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.054%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.054%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.054%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 88 (4.79%) Kubernetes
2 27 (1.47%) Terraform
3 13 (0.71%) Kibana
4 11 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.22%) logstash
6 3 (0.16%) Consul
6 3 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.11%) MIIS
8 1 (0.054%) SCCM
8 1 (0.054%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 542 (29.50%) Microsoft
2 58 (3.16%) Xamarin
3 46 (2.50%) Oracle
4 29 (1.58%) Google
5 21 (1.14%) Sitecore
6 11 (0.60%) Telerik
7 10 (0.54%) IBM
8 8 (0.44%) Nintex
9 6 (0.33%) Atlassian
9 6 (0.33%) MuleSoft
9 6 (0.33%) Symantec
10 5 (0.27%) HP
10 5 (0.27%) Veritas
11 4 (0.22%) LogicMonitor
11 4 (0.22%) New Relic
11 4 (0.22%) SAP
12 3 (0.16%) DevExpress
13 2 (0.11%) Facebook
13 2 (0.11%) Remedy
13 2 (0.11%) Tableau