Period
to 4 December 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 4 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 246 239 227
Rank change year-on-year -7 -12 -21
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 748 1,870 2,538
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.32% 1.38% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.02% 3.59% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 727 1,853 2,402
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 24,760 52,037 64,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.66% 38.34% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21,289 42,974 53,186
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £88,750 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +1 677 £50,000 +5.26% 292
UK excluding London +26 570 £47,500 +5.56% 258
South East +66 219 £57,500 +15.00% 66
London -29 163 £70,000 +27.27% 57
North of England -7 120 £45,000 - 71
Work from Home -75 113 £47,500 +5.56% 43
North West +28 89 £45,000 - 39
Midlands +61 88 £45,000 - 43
South West +22 63 £47,500 +11.76% 28
West Midlands +80 60 £45,000 -2.70% 19
Scotland +63 39 £42,500 -5.56% 12
East Midlands +32 28 £50,000 +11.11% 24
Yorkshire -20 20 £44,000 -0.85% 27
East of England +55 17 £40,000 -11.11% 27
Wales +47 15 £47,500 +18.75% 7
North East +21 11 £43,000 +7.50% 5
Northern Ireland -2 9 £35,750 -20.56% 4

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 734 (98.13%) .NET
2 722 (96.52%) C#
3 713 (95.32%) .NET Framework
4 512 (68.45%) MVC
5 488 (65.24%) SQL Server
6 448 (59.89%) ASP.NET
7 441 (58.96%) JavaScript
8 423 (56.55%) Agile Software Development
9 419 (56.02%) Azure
10 412 (55.08%) SQL
11 399 (53.34%) .NET Core
12 395 (52.81%) CSS
13 347 (46.39%) HTML
14 319 (42.65%) ASP.NET Web API
15 302 (40.37%) ASP.NET MVC
16 293 (39.17%) AngularJS
17 266 (35.56%) Microsoft
18 255 (34.09%) DevOps
19 238 (31.82%) jQuery
20 235 (31.42%) React
21 226 (30.21%) TDD
22 212 (28.34%) Git (software)
23 180 (24.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 177 (23.66%) SOLID
25 168 (22.46%) Microservices
26 153 (20.45%) Scrum
27 145 (19.39%) Web Services
28 133 (17.78%) OO
29 130 (17.38%) Web Development
30 127 (16.98%) T-SQL

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 56 (7.49%) SharePoint
2 46 (6.15%) NServiceBus
3 37 (4.95%) IIS
4 27 (3.61%) CMS
5 25 (3.34%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (3.07%) Confluence
7 12 (1.60%) Umbraco
8 9 (1.20%) Kentico
9 7 (0.94%) Sitefinity
10 6 (0.80%) DNN
11 4 (0.53%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.53%) Drupal
11 4 (0.53%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.53%) nginx
12 3 (0.40%) Orchard CMS
13 2 (0.27%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.27%) Documentum
14 1 (0.13%) Apache
14 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 30 (4.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (2.27%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.13%) Magento
3 1 (0.13%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 419 (56.02%) Azure
2 79 (10.56%) AWS
2 79 (10.56%) PaaS
3 43 (5.75%) IaaS
4 22 (2.94%) npm
5 19 (2.54%) Dynamics 365
6 18 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 17 (2.27%) Power Platform
8 16 (2.14%) SaaS
9 14 (1.87%) Serverless
10 12 (1.60%) GitHub
11 8 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (1.07%) Office 365
12 5 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.67%) NuGet
13 4 (0.53%) Azure Data Factory
13 4 (0.53%) GCP
14 3 (0.40%) Azure Functions
15 2 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
15 2 (0.27%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 58 (7.75%) HTTP
2 39 (5.21%) Skype
3 11 (1.47%) Internet
4 2 (0.27%) DNS
4 2 (0.27%) SSL
5 1 (0.13%) FTP
5 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.13%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 488 (65.24%) SQL Server
2 78 (10.43%) NoSQL
3 61 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 40 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (4.28%) Azure SQL Database
7 26 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (3.21%) MongoDB
9 21 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (2.14%) Power BI
11 14 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (1.87%) SQL Server 2019
12 12 (1.60%) Redis
13 11 (1.47%) Cosmos DB
13 11 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
14 10 (1.34%) MySQL
15 9 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
15 9 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (0.94%) Data Lake
17 6 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 212 (28.34%) Git (software)
2 106 (14.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 79 (10.56%) NUnit
4 56 (7.49%) JIRA
4 56 (7.49%) Visual Studio
5 50 (6.68%) Visual Studio Team System
6 45 (6.02%) TeamCity
7 37 (4.95%) Octopus Deploy
8 30 (4.01%) MSTest
9 28 (3.74%) Subversion
10 24 (3.21%) SpecFlow
11 22 (2.94%) Bitbucket
12 21 (2.81%) Selenium
13 17 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 16 (2.14%) gulp
14 16 (2.14%) jspm
15 15 (2.01%) Jenkins
16 14 (1.87%) Moq
17 13 (1.74%) Jasmine
18 12 (1.60%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 120 (16.04%) Finance
2 19 (2.54%) Back Office
3 16 (2.14%) Public Sector
4 15 (2.01%) Front Office
5 12 (1.60%) Banking
6 11 (1.47%) Games
7 10 (1.34%) Retail
8 8 (1.07%) Advertising
8 8 (1.07%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.80%) Legal
9 6 (0.80%) Local Government
10 5 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.67%) Marketing
11 4 (0.53%) Automotive
11 4 (0.53%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.53%) Law
11 4 (0.53%) Publishing
12 1 (0.13%) Billing
12 1 (0.13%) Police
12 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 689 (92.11%) Developer
2 350 (46.79%) .NET Developer
3 298 (39.84%) C# Developer
4 205 (27.41%) Senior Developer
5 191 (25.53%) Software Developer
6 180 (24.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 96 (12.83%) Senior .NET Developer
8 84 (11.23%) Full Stack Developer
9 78 (10.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 75 (10.03%) C# Software Developer
11 66 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
12 64 (8.56%) Senior C# Developer
13 55 (7.35%) Azure Developer
14 52 (6.95%) SQL Developer
15 45 (6.02%) .NET Software Developer
16 41 (5.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 39 (5.21%) Web Developer
18 38 (5.08%) Agile Developer
19 35 (4.68%) Senior Software Developer
20 33 (4.41%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 734 (98.13%) .NET
2 713 (95.32%) .NET Framework
3 448 (59.89%) ASP.NET
4 399 (53.34%) .NET Core
5 395 (52.81%) CSS
6 347 (46.39%) HTML
7 319 (42.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 302 (40.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 293 (39.17%) AngularJS
10 238 (31.82%) jQuery
11 235 (31.42%) React
12 180 (24.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 145 (19.39%) Web Services
14 124 (16.58%) ASP.NET Core
15 122 (16.31%) REST
16 94 (12.57%) LINQ
17 93 (12.43%) RESTful
18 89 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 81 (10.83%) HTML5
20 78 (10.43%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 63 (8.42%) Greenfield Project
2 52 (6.95%) N-Tier
3 48 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (4.01%) Algorithms
5 27 (3.61%) Data Structures
6 26 (3.48%) LIMS
7 23 (3.07%) User Experience
8 15 (2.01%) Mobile App
8 15 (2.01%) Renewable Energy
9 14 (1.87%) Reinsurance
9 14 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (1.74%) iPhone
10 13 (1.74%) Replication
11 11 (1.47%) Fixed Income
12 9 (1.20%) Cloud Native
12 9 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.94%) RIA
14 4 (0.53%) Equities
14 4 (0.53%) Hedge funds
15 3 (0.40%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 51 (6.82%) Windows
2 26 (3.48%) Android
3 12 (1.60%) Windows Server
4 7 (0.94%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.53%) Linux
5 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (68.45%) MVC
2 423 (56.55%) Agile Software Development
3 255 (34.09%) DevOps
4 226 (30.21%) TDD
5 177 (23.66%) SOLID
6 168 (22.46%) Microservices
7 153 (20.45%) Scrum
8 133 (17.78%) OO
9 130 (17.38%) Web Development
10 116 (15.51%) Continuous Integration
11 108 (14.44%) SOA
11 108 (14.44%) Unit Testing
12 96 (12.83%) Test Automation
13 77 (10.29%) BDD
14 76 (10.16%) Software Engineering
15 72 (9.63%) SDLC
16 67 (8.96%) Mentoring
17 64 (8.56%) OOP
18 63 (8.42%) Deployment Automation
19 59 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 722 (96.52%) C#
2 441 (58.96%) JavaScript
3 412 (55.08%) SQL
4 127 (16.98%) T-SQL
5 119 (15.91%) TypeScript
6 51 (6.82%) PowerShell
7 48 (6.42%) Java
8 35 (4.68%) C++
9 32 (4.28%) VB
10 23 (3.07%) VB.NET
11 18 (2.41%) Python
12 10 (1.34%) R
13 8 (1.07%) XAML
14 5 (0.67%) C
14 5 (0.67%) PHP
15 4 (0.53%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.40%) VB6
17 2 (0.27%) ES6
17 2 (0.27%) F#
17 2 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (7.75%) Degree
2 38 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.07%) QA
2 1 (0.13%) GDPR
2 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (5.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 48 (6.42%) Terraform
2 15 (2.01%) Kubernetes
3 14 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.94%) MIIS
5 6 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 266 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 36 (4.81%) Nintex
3 30 (4.01%) Xamarin
4 22 (2.94%) Google
5 17 (2.27%) Sparx
6 15 (2.01%) Atlassian
7 14 (1.87%) Oracle
8 8 (1.07%) HubSpot
9 7 (0.94%) Telerik
10 6 (0.80%) DevExpress
10 6 (0.80%) ServiceNow
11 5 (0.67%) Databricks
12 4 (0.53%) IBM
12 4 (0.53%) MuleSoft
12 4 (0.53%) Sun
13 2 (0.27%) EMC
13 2 (0.27%) jBASE
13 2 (0.27%) Xero
14 1 (0.13%) Cisco
14 1 (0.13%) SAP