Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 188 231
Rank change year-on-year +4 +43 -19
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 3,257 3,380 3,014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.86% 1.89% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.59% 4.66% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,937 3,141 2,822
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 71,004 72,572 79,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.58% 40.62% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59,130 60,835 68,419
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +4 3,040 £46,500 +3.33% 415
UK excluding London -1 2,236 £42,500 - 339
London +8 963 £57,500 +4.55% 88
South East -8 623 £45,000 +2.27% 77
North of England -5 555 £42,500 +13.33% 112
Midlands +26 425 £40,000 -5.88% 67
South West +19 321 £40,000 -1.84% 41
North West -48 258 £40,000 +6.67% 60
Yorkshire +46 229 £45,000 +20.00% 40
West Midlands -4 216 £40,000 -5.88% 29
East Midlands +63 209 £40,000 +14.29% 38
East of England -71 150 £43,500 -3.33% 28
Scotland -9 123 £45,000 - 4
North East -14 68 £42,500 +11.84% 12
Wales +2 31 £40,000 +3.90% 7
Northern Ireland -4 8 £41,250 -13.16% 3

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 3,138 (96.35%) C#
2 3,081 (94.60%) .NET
3 3,032 (93.09%) .NET Framework
4 2,681 (82.32%) MVC
5 2,442 (74.98%) ASP.NET
6 2,347 (72.06%) SQL Server
7 1,933 (59.35%) JavaScript
8 1,839 (56.46%) Agile Software Development
9 1,807 (55.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1,623 (49.83%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1,483 (45.53%) HTML
12 1,469 (45.10%) SQL
13 1,362 (41.82%) CSS
14 1,344 (41.26%) TDD
15 1,305 (40.07%) WCF
16 1,209 (37.12%) AngularJS
17 1,078 (33.10%) jQuery
18 919 (28.22%) BDD
19 909 (27.91%) Git (software)
20 905 (27.79%) Microsoft
21 873 (26.80%) RESTful
22 813 (24.96%) Microsoft Azure
23 681 (20.91%) NoSQL
24 663 (20.36%) Web Services
25 633 (19.44%) Node.js
26 621 (19.07%) Web Application Development
27 613 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
28 610 (18.73%) Ruby
29 600 (18.42%) Code First Entity Framework
30 588 (18.05%) SQL Server 2016

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
1 202 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 160 (4.91%) CMS
3 143 (4.39%) IIS
4 116 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
5 103 (3.16%) Umbraco
6 52 (1.60%) NServiceBus
7 48 (1.47%) Confluence
8 46 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 43 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
10 31 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
11 18 (0.55%) Drupal
12 12 (0.37%) EPiServer
12 12 (0.37%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (0.31%) Sitefinity
14 9 (0.28%) Ethereum
15 7 (0.21%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
17 3 (0.092%) Sonic ESB
17 3 (0.092%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.21%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.21%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.092%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.031%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 76 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.15%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.061%) nopCommerce
3 2 (0.061%) R3 Corda
3 2 (0.061%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.031%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.031%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.031%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 813 (24.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 284 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
3 83 (2.55%) PaaS
4 57 (1.75%) SaaS
5 45 (1.38%) Serverless
6 44 (1.35%) npm
7 43 (1.32%) IaaS
8 36 (1.11%) Office 365
9 30 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
10 23 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
11 20 (0.61%) Yarn
12 15 (0.46%) GitHub
13 14 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
13 14 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
14 12 (0.37%) NuGet
15 11 (0.34%) Azure Data Factory
16 9 (0.28%) Amazon S3
17 7 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
17 7 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
18 5 (0.15%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.11%) Internet
2 30 (0.92%) HTTP
3 23 (0.71%) Intranet
4 15 (0.46%) DNS
4 15 (0.46%) SSL
5 11 (0.34%) SMS
6 10 (0.31%) HTTPS
6 10 (0.31%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.15%) AMQP
8 4 (0.12%) FTP
9 2 (0.061%) Extranet
9 2 (0.061%) FIX Connectivity
10 1 (0.031%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.031%) DHCP
10 1 (0.031%) RFID
10 1 (0.031%) Skype
10 1 (0.031%) SMTP
10 1 (0.031%) WebEx
10 1 (0.031%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.031%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,347 (72.06%) SQL Server
2 681 (20.91%) NoSQL
3 588 (18.05%) SQL Server 2016
4 282 (8.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 241 (7.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 161 (4.94%) Relational Database
7 157 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 142 (4.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 124 (3.81%) MongoDB
10 96 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 94 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
12 82 (2.52%) SQL Server 2014
13 73 (2.24%) Power BI
14 64 (1.96%) MySQL
15 63 (1.93%) Cosmos DB
16 57 (1.75%) RDBMS
17 45 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
18 35 (1.07%) Redis
19 23 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
20 21 (0.64%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 909 (27.91%) Git (software)
2 451 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 444 (13.63%) Visual Studio
4 222 (6.82%) NUnit
5 206 (6.32%) TeamCity
6 149 (4.57%) Visual Studio Team System
7 114 (3.50%) JIRA
7 114 (3.50%) Octopus Deploy
8 109 (3.35%) Jasmine
9 84 (2.58%) Selenium
10 71 (2.18%) SpecFlow
11 68 (2.09%) webpack
12 66 (2.03%) Moq
13 64 (1.96%) gulp
14 59 (1.81%) Karma Test Runner
15 55 (1.69%) StyleCop
16 47 (1.44%) ReSharper
17 46 (1.41%) Subversion
18 40 (1.23%) Jenkins
19 32 (0.98%) Bitbucket
General
1 552 (16.95%) Finance
2 171 (5.25%) Games
3 163 (5.00%) Retail
4 138 (4.24%) Marketing
5 107 (3.29%) Advertising
6 101 (3.10%) Banking
7 58 (1.78%) Automotive
8 55 (1.69%) Music Industry
9 52 (1.60%) Manufacturing
10 30 (0.92%) Legal
11 29 (0.89%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.80%) Front Office
13 24 (0.74%) Back Office
14 15 (0.46%) Publishing
14 15 (0.46%) Telecoms
15 13 (0.40%) Investment Banking
16 12 (0.37%) Law
17 7 (0.21%) Electronics
18 4 (0.12%) Aerospace
19 3 (0.092%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2,949 (90.54%) Developer
2 1,923 (59.04%) .NET Developer
3 1,342 (41.20%) C# Developer
4 908 (27.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 603 (18.51%) ASP.NET Developer
6 544 (16.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 512 (15.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 490 (15.04%) Software Developer
9 462 (14.18%) Senior Developer
10 332 (10.19%) .NET Software Developer
11 299 (9.18%) C# Software Developer
12 222 (6.82%) SQL Developer
13 220 (6.75%) Senior .NET Developer
14 199 (6.11%) Full Stack Developer
15 176 (5.40%) Senior C# Developer
16 146 (4.48%) Web Developer
17 145 (4.45%) Lead Developer
17 145 (4.45%) Software Engineer
18 142 (4.36%) Junior
19 130 (3.99%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,081 (94.60%) .NET
2 3,032 (93.09%) .NET Framework
3 2,442 (74.98%) ASP.NET
4 1,807 (55.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1,623 (49.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1,483 (45.53%) HTML
7 1,362 (41.82%) CSS
8 1,305 (40.07%) WCF
9 1,209 (37.12%) AngularJS
10 1,078 (33.10%) jQuery
11 873 (26.80%) RESTful
12 663 (20.36%) Web Services
13 633 (19.44%) Node.js
14 613 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 600 (18.42%) Code First Entity Framework
16 522 (16.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 462 (14.18%) HTML5
18 461 (14.15%) LINQ
19 393 (12.07%) WPF
20 387 (11.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 313 (9.61%) Enterprise Software
2 303 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
3 202 (6.20%) User Experience
4 184 (5.65%) Computer Science
5 118 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
6 112 (3.44%) Mobile App
7 98 (3.01%) Fintech
8 66 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
9 58 (1.78%) N-Tier
10 55 (1.69%) Algorithms
11 52 (1.60%) Social Network
12 33 (1.01%) Management Information System
13 31 (0.95%) Hedge funds
14 20 (0.61%) Blog
14 20 (0.61%) Client/Server
15 16 (0.49%) FMCG
15 16 (0.49%) Graphic Design
16 13 (0.40%) NHS
16 13 (0.40%) Online Banking
17 10 (0.31%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 366 (11.24%) Windows
2 77 (2.36%) Android
3 53 (1.63%) Apple iOS
4 25 (0.77%) Windows Server
5 17 (0.52%) Linux
6 11 (0.34%) Nucleus RTOS
6 11 (0.34%) Windows Phone
7 7 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.18%) Unix
9 5 (0.15%) MVS
9 5 (0.15%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.031%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,681 (82.32%) MVC
2 1,839 (56.46%) Agile Software Development
3 1,344 (41.26%) TDD
4 919 (28.22%) BDD
5 621 (19.07%) Web Application Development
6 529 (16.24%) Scrum
7 520 (15.97%) Unit Testing
8 432 (13.26%) Web Development
9 402 (12.34%) OO
10 379 (11.64%) Software Engineering
11 339 (10.41%) SOLID
12 336 (10.32%) SDLC
13 332 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
14 290 (8.90%) Test Automation
15 281 (8.63%) SOA
16 235 (7.22%) Microservices
17 227 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
18 226 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
19 192 (5.89%) Kanban
20 161 (4.94%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 3,138 (96.35%) C#
2 1,933 (59.35%) JavaScript
3 1,469 (45.10%) SQL
4 610 (18.73%) Ruby
5 509 (15.63%) T-SQL
6 163 (5.00%) TypeScript
7 140 (4.30%) VB.NET
8 107 (3.29%) Java
9 103 (3.16%) PowerShell
10 82 (2.52%) F#
11 69 (2.12%) VB
12 44 (1.35%) C++
13 38 (1.17%) C
13 38 (1.17%) Python
14 34 (1.04%) PHP
15 31 (0.95%) XAML
16 25 (0.77%) VBA
17 24 (0.74%) ES6
18 20 (0.61%) MATLAB
19 17 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 230 (7.06%) Degree
2 98 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 66 (2.03%) Security Cleared
4 55 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 55 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 35 (1.07%) MCPD
6 10 (0.31%) MCP
7 9 (0.28%) MCSD
8 4 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.092%) MCAD
9 3 (0.092%) MCTS
10 2 (0.061%) GNVQ
10 2 (0.061%) HND
11 1 (0.031%) ISEB
11 1 (0.031%) MCSA
11 1 (0.031%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (2.30%) QA
2 19 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.31%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.21%) SLA
5 6 (0.18%) GCP
5 6 (0.18%) GDPR
5 6 (0.18%) MiFID
6 5 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.061%) WCAG
8 1 (0.031%) PMO
System Software
1 69 (2.12%) Docker
2 68 (2.09%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 9 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.12%) Firmware
5 1 (0.031%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 56 (1.72%) Kibana
2 29 (0.89%) Kubernetes
3 18 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (0.28%) SCCM
4 9 (0.28%) vCenter Server
5 7 (0.21%) Terraform
6 3 (0.092%) logstash
7 2 (0.061%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.061%) Puppet
7 2 (0.061%) Rancher
8 1 (0.031%) Ansible
8 1 (0.031%) Packer
Vendors
1 905 (27.79%) Microsoft
2 126 (3.87%) Google
3 123 (3.78%) Xamarin
4 100 (3.07%) Oracle
5 88 (2.70%) Facebook
6 43 (1.32%) Sitecore
7 42 (1.29%) Nintex
8 34 (1.04%) Telerik
9 26 (0.80%) Capita
9 26 (0.80%) Twitter
10 24 (0.74%) DevExpress
11 14 (0.43%) LexisNexis
12 13 (0.40%) Infragistics
13 12 (0.37%) ATG
13 12 (0.37%) hybris
14 9 (0.28%) VMware
15 8 (0.25%) Atlassian
15 8 (0.25%) IBM
15 8 (0.25%) SAP
16 7 (0.21%) TOWER Software