Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 187 218
Rank change year-on-year +4 +31 -4
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 3,277 3,261 3,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.88% 1.84% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.64% 4.69% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,936 3,155 3,017
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 70,673 69,589 79,812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.60% 39.34% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 59,256 60,136 68,517
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 3,011 £45,000 - 434
UK excluding London +5 2,383 £42,500 - 366
London +9 830 £57,500 +4.55% 95
South East -8 675 £45,000 - 99
North of England -27 535 £42,500 +6.25% 105
Midlands +30 451 £37,500 -6.25% 65
North West -37 320 £42,500 +6.25% 66
South West +37 316 £42,500 - 40
East Midlands +76 251 £36,750 -18.33% 30
East of England -39 204 £42,500 +6.25% 30
West Midlands -25 200 £40,000 - 35
Yorkshire +19 190 £42,500 +6.25% 35
Scotland +34 132 £43,000 +1.18% 21
Wales +36 55 £40,000 - 5
North East -44 25 £37,500 -1.32% 4
Northern Ireland - 15 £35,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 3,181 (97.07%) C#
2 3,161 (96.46%) .NET
3 3,069 (93.65%) .NET Framework
4 2,917 (89.01%) MVC
5 2,603 (79.43%) ASP.NET
6 2,418 (73.79%) SQL Server
7 2,014 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
8 1,998 (60.97%) JavaScript
9 1,983 (60.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1,830 (55.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1,495 (45.62%) WCF
12 1,462 (44.61%) TDD
13 1,443 (44.03%) HTML
14 1,382 (42.17%) AngularJS
15 1,275 (38.91%) SQL
16 1,259 (38.42%) CSS
17 1,048 (31.98%) Git (software)
18 1,028 (31.37%) jQuery
19 1,014 (30.94%) RESTful
20 980 (29.91%) BDD
21 849 (25.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 839 (25.60%) NoSQL
23 829 (25.30%) Microsoft
24 820 (25.02%) Web Application Development
25 818 (24.96%) Node.js
26 783 (23.89%) Ruby
27 768 (23.44%) Code First Entity Framework
28 754 (23.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 678 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
30 611 (18.65%) Web Services

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
1 171 (5.22%) IIS
2 163 (4.97%) CMS
3 145 (4.42%) SharePoint
4 111 (3.39%) Umbraco
5 83 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
6 74 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
7 67 (2.04%) NServiceBus
8 39 (1.19%) EPiServer
9 34 (1.04%) Sitefinity
10 24 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
11 18 (0.55%) Apache Solr
11 18 (0.55%) Confluence
12 11 (0.34%) Kentico
13 10 (0.31%) Hyperledger
13 10 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.27%) Apache
14 9 (0.27%) Apache Spark
14 9 (0.27%) MQSeries
15 8 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 31 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (0.43%) Photoshop
3 14 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.15%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.12%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.061%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.061%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.031%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.031%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 69 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.12%) nopCommerce
4 3 (0.092%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.092%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.061%) Maximo
5 2 (0.061%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.031%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.031%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.031%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.031%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 678 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 242 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
3 69 (2.11%) SaaS
4 64 (1.95%) PaaS
5 45 (1.37%) npm
6 42 (1.28%) Office 365
7 36 (1.10%) IaaS
8 22 (0.67%) Serverless
9 18 (0.55%) Azure Data Factory
10 16 (0.49%) Yarn
11 15 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
11 15 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
12 12 (0.37%) GitHub
13 9 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
14 8 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.18%) Asana
15 6 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
16 3 (0.092%) Azure Machine Learning
16 3 (0.092%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 72 (2.20%) Internet
2 38 (1.16%) Intranet
3 32 (0.98%) HTTP
4 22 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 15 (0.46%) SMS
6 14 (0.43%) HTTPS
7 12 (0.37%) AMQP
8 9 (0.27%) Broadband
9 8 (0.24%) WinSCP
10 5 (0.15%) ATM
10 5 (0.15%) DNS
10 5 (0.15%) SSL
10 5 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.12%) Bluetooth
11 4 (0.12%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.092%) IMAP
12 3 (0.092%) PPP
12 3 (0.092%) SMTP
13 2 (0.061%) FTP
14 1 (0.031%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,418 (73.79%) SQL Server
2 839 (25.60%) NoSQL
3 589 (17.97%) SQL Server 2016
4 338 (10.31%) SQL Server 2014
5 205 (6.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 185 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 176 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 156 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 132 (4.03%) Relational Database
10 101 (3.08%) MongoDB
11 77 (2.35%) MySQL
12 61 (1.86%) Azure SQL Database
13 59 (1.80%) RDBMS
14 52 (1.59%) Oracle Database
15 44 (1.34%) Redis
16 37 (1.13%) Cosmos DB
17 33 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
17 33 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 21 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
19 20 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1,048 (31.98%) Git (software)
2 451 (13.76%) Visual Studio
3 428 (13.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 177 (5.40%) NUnit
5 142 (4.33%) TeamCity
6 119 (3.63%) JIRA
7 102 (3.11%) Octopus Deploy
8 82 (2.50%) Subversion
9 81 (2.47%) Moq
10 73 (2.23%) Selenium
11 72 (2.20%) Visual Studio Team System
12 59 (1.80%) Jasmine
13 48 (1.46%) SpecFlow
14 43 (1.31%) gulp
14 43 (1.31%) MSTest
15 27 (0.82%) Jenkins
15 27 (0.82%) webpack
16 25 (0.76%) Karma Test Runner
17 21 (0.64%) Bitbucket
17 21 (0.64%) MSBuild
General
1 347 (10.59%) Finance
2 208 (6.35%) Games
3 171 (5.22%) Advertising
4 150 (4.58%) Music Industry
5 147 (4.49%) Marketing
6 125 (3.81%) Retail
7 49 (1.50%) Banking
8 47 (1.43%) Legal
9 41 (1.25%) Back Office
10 40 (1.22%) Publishing
11 35 (1.07%) Financial Institution
12 32 (0.98%) Front Office
13 28 (0.85%) Manufacturing
14 25 (0.76%) Law
15 22 (0.67%) Telecoms
16 17 (0.52%) Electronics
17 15 (0.46%) Investment Banking
18 14 (0.43%) Billing
19 13 (0.40%) Automotive
20 10 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 2,967 (90.54%) Developer
2 2,157 (65.82%) .NET Developer
3 1,077 (32.87%) C# Developer
4 785 (23.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 519 (15.84%) ASP.NET Developer
6 497 (15.17%) Senior Developer
7 457 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 448 (13.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 424 (12.94%) Software Developer
10 305 (9.31%) Senior .NET Developer
11 285 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
12 245 (7.48%) C# Software Developer
13 209 (6.38%) Web Developer
14 182 (5.55%) Senior C# Developer
15 161 (4.91%) Full Stack Developer
16 159 (4.85%) SQL Developer
17 145 (4.42%) Lead Developer
18 144 (4.39%) Software Engineer
19 139 (4.24%) Junior
20 135 (4.12%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,161 (96.46%) .NET
2 3,069 (93.65%) .NET Framework
3 2,603 (79.43%) ASP.NET
4 1,983 (60.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1,830 (55.84%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1,495 (45.62%) WCF
7 1,443 (44.03%) HTML
8 1,382 (42.17%) AngularJS
9 1,259 (38.42%) CSS
10 1,028 (31.37%) jQuery
11 1,014 (30.94%) RESTful
12 849 (25.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 818 (24.96%) Node.js
14 768 (23.44%) Code First Entity Framework
15 754 (23.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 611 (18.65%) Web Services
17 555 (16.94%) KnockoutJS
18 548 (16.72%) HTML5
19 363 (11.08%) WPF
20 349 (10.65%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 355 (10.83%) Enterprise Software
2 220 (6.71%) Computer Science
3 160 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 132 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
5 122 (3.72%) User Experience
6 91 (2.78%) Mobile App
7 84 (2.56%) Social Network
8 68 (2.08%) Fintech
9 29 (0.88%) Client/Server
10 28 (0.85%) N-Tier
11 26 (0.79%) Management Information System
12 15 (0.46%) Analytical Mindset
13 14 (0.43%) Social Media
14 13 (0.40%) W3C
15 12 (0.37%) Algorithms
16 11 (0.34%) Hedge funds
17 10 (0.31%) Animation
17 10 (0.31%) iPad
18 8 (0.24%) 3D Graphics
18 8 (0.24%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 312 (9.52%) Windows
2 82 (2.50%) Android
3 65 (1.98%) Apple iOS
4 17 (0.52%) Windows Server
5 15 (0.46%) Linux
6 9 (0.27%) Nucleus RTOS
6 9 (0.27%) Windows Phone
7 8 (0.24%) Unix
8 6 (0.18%) MVS
9 2 (0.061%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.031%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,917 (89.01%) MVC
2 2,014 (61.46%) Agile Software Development
3 1,462 (44.61%) TDD
4 980 (29.91%) BDD
5 820 (25.02%) Web Application Development
6 571 (17.42%) Web Development
7 535 (16.33%) Scrum
8 382 (11.66%) Unit Testing
9 375 (11.44%) OO
10 370 (11.29%) SDLC
11 347 (10.59%) Software Engineering
12 327 (9.98%) SOLID
13 266 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
14 236 (7.20%) SOA
15 220 (6.71%) Test Automation
16 198 (6.04%) OOP
17 193 (5.89%) Dependency Injection
18 161 (4.91%) DevOps
19 160 (4.88%) Front End Development
20 158 (4.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3,181 (97.07%) C#
2 1,998 (60.97%) JavaScript
3 1,275 (38.91%) SQL
4 783 (23.89%) Ruby
5 411 (12.54%) T-SQL
6 157 (4.79%) TypeScript
7 150 (4.58%) VB.NET
8 79 (2.41%) VB
9 71 (2.17%) PowerShell
10 69 (2.11%) Java
11 61 (1.86%) PL/SQL
12 50 (1.53%) F#
13 43 (1.31%) VBScript
14 37 (1.13%) C
14 37 (1.13%) Python
15 36 (1.10%) PHP
16 29 (0.88%) ES6
17 26 (0.79%) C++
18 24 (0.73%) VB6
19 23 (0.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 245 (7.48%) Degree
2 112 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 86 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 78 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 73 (2.23%) SC Cleared
6 68 (2.08%) MCP
7 49 (1.50%) MCPD
8 33 (1.01%) MCSD
9 31 (0.95%) MCAD
10 13 (0.40%) CCNA
10 13 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (0.27%) MCSA
11 9 (0.27%) MCTS
12 8 (0.24%) MBA
13 7 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
14 5 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
14 5 (0.15%) Master's Degree
15 4 (0.12%) ISEB
15 4 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
16 3 (0.092%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (3.94%) QA
2 39 (1.19%) SLA
3 11 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.18%) Basel III
6 5 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
6 5 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.15%) HIPAA
6 5 (0.15%) MiFID
7 4 (0.12%) ISO 13485
7 4 (0.12%) PMO
8 3 (0.092%) TickIT
9 2 (0.061%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.031%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.031%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 43 (1.31%) Docker
2 34 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.15%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.092%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.061%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 55 (1.68%) Kibana
2 14 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 12 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
4 8 (0.24%) Puppet
5 5 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.15%) SCCM
5 5 (0.15%) vCenter Server
6 4 (0.12%) Ansible
6 4 (0.12%) Control-M
6 4 (0.12%) Grafana
6 4 (0.12%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.092%) Plesk
7 3 (0.092%) Terraform
8 2 (0.061%) Rancher
8 2 (0.061%) RSA Archer
8 2 (0.061%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.031%) Nagios
9 1 (0.031%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 829 (25.30%) Microsoft
2 156 (4.76%) Facebook
3 145 (4.42%) Google
4 143 (4.36%) Oracle
5 113 (3.45%) Xamarin
6 70 (2.14%) Sitecore
7 39 (1.19%) Remedy
8 37 (1.13%) Twitter
9 34 (1.04%) Telerik
10 22 (0.67%) Cadence
11 21 (0.64%) DevExpress
12 17 (0.52%) Capita
12 17 (0.52%) Charles River
13 15 (0.46%) IBM
14 13 (0.40%) BT
15 12 (0.37%) BMC
15 12 (0.37%) Nimsoft
16 10 (0.31%) Tableau
17 9 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
18 6 (0.18%) Apple