Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 225 278 206
Rank change year-on-year +53 -72 -7
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 738 1,664 2,879
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.48% 1.18% 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.40% 3.15% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 695 1,662 2,744
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%

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 21,727 52,869 67,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.63% 37.41% 40.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18,262 43,305 55,529
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £82,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +47 678 £50,000 +5.26% 245
UK excluding London +83 507 £47,500 +5.56% 219
London +32 211 £60,000 +9.09% 45
South East +108 195 £52,500 +10.53% 51
North of England +83 118 £45,000 - 70
North West +90 89 £47,500 +5.56% 47
Work from Home -6 87 £50,000 +11.11% 30
Midlands +83 73 £47,500 +5.56% 37
South West +47 58 £47,500 +11.76% 21
West Midlands +101 50 £50,000 +12.36% 22
East Midlands +39 23 £47,500 +5.56% 15
Scotland +81 22 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Yorkshire +55 20 £35,000 -22.22% 19
East of England +89 19 £38,250 -15.00% 21
Northern Ireland +13 13 £40,000 -5.88% 4
North East +29 9 £40,250 -19.50% 4
Wales +26 9 £45,000 +12.50% 2

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 726 (98.37%) .NET
2 710 (96.21%) .NET Framework
3 705 (95.53%) C#
4 557 (75.47%) MVC
5 540 (73.17%) ASP.NET
6 516 (69.92%) SQL Server
7 464 (62.87%) JavaScript
8 416 (56.37%) Agile Software Development
9 405 (54.88%) Azure
10 398 (53.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 375 (50.81%) ASP.NET Web API
12 364 (49.32%) AngularJS
13 356 (48.24%) SQL
14 349 (47.29%) .NET Core
15 317 (42.95%) Microsoft
16 315 (42.68%) HTML
17 310 (42.01%) CSS
18 293 (39.70%) TDD
19 240 (32.52%) React
20 220 (29.81%) Scrum
21 199 (26.96%) jQuery
22 186 (25.20%) Microservices
22 186 (25.20%) BDD
23 180 (24.39%) DevOps
24 178 (24.12%) TypeScript
25 175 (23.71%) Git (software)
26 140 (18.97%) AWS
27 134 (18.16%) Vue.js
28 132 (17.89%) MongoDB
29 128 (17.34%) Web Development

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
1 115 (15.58%) Elasticsearch
2 41 (5.56%) CMS
3 40 (5.42%) IIS
4 28 (3.79%) NServiceBus
5 23 (3.12%) Kentico
5 23 (3.12%) SharePoint
6 22 (2.98%) Umbraco
7 18 (2.44%) Confluence
7 18 (2.44%) EPiServer
8 17 (2.30%) DNN
8 17 (2.30%) Sitefinity
9 15 (2.03%) Sitecore CMS
10 11 (1.49%) Immediacy CMS
11 4 (0.54%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.41%) Orchard CMS
13 2 (0.27%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.27%) Documentum
14 1 (0.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.54%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 405 (54.88%) Azure
2 140 (18.97%) AWS
3 27 (3.66%) PaaS
3 27 (3.66%) Serverless
4 23 (3.12%) IaaS
5 17 (2.30%) Power Platform
6 14 (1.90%) Office 365
7 13 (1.76%) GitHub
7 13 (1.76%) npm
7 13 (1.76%) SaaS
8 10 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.08%) Azure Functions
10 7 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (0.81%) NuGet
12 4 (0.54%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (0.54%) GCP
13 2 (0.27%) AWS CodePipeline
13 2 (0.27%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.56%) HTTP
2 22 (2.98%) Skype
3 20 (2.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.14%) DNS
4 1 (0.14%) FTP
4 1 (0.14%) Network Security
4 1 (0.14%) SSL
4 1 (0.14%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 516 (69.92%) SQL Server
2 132 (17.89%) MongoDB
3 107 (14.50%) SQL Server 2019
4 64 (8.67%) Relational Database
5 57 (7.72%) NoSQL
6 34 (4.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 32 (4.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (3.39%) Azure SQL Database
10 24 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (2.30%) Power BI
11 17 (2.30%) SQL Server 2014
12 16 (2.17%) Redis
13 12 (1.63%) Cosmos DB
14 11 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
14 11 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
17 5 (0.68%) GIS
17 5 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 175 (23.71%) Git (software)
2 73 (9.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 68 (9.21%) NUnit
4 66 (8.94%) Visual Studio
5 45 (6.10%) JIRA
6 40 (5.42%) TeamCity
7 38 (5.15%) Octopus Deploy
8 25 (3.39%) SpecFlow
8 25 (3.39%) Visual Studio Team System
9 24 (3.25%) MSTest
10 19 (2.57%) Selenium
10 19 (2.57%) Subversion
11 17 (2.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 16 (2.17%) Bitbucket
12 16 (2.17%) Moq
13 14 (1.90%) StyleCop
14 11 (1.49%) Cypress.io
14 11 (1.49%) gulp
14 11 (1.49%) jspm
14 11 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 106 (14.36%) Finance
2 38 (5.15%) Games
3 17 (2.30%) Banking
4 15 (2.03%) Public Sector
5 12 (1.63%) Advertising
6 10 (1.36%) Retail
7 9 (1.22%) Marketing
8 8 (1.08%) Front Office
9 6 (0.81%) Legal
10 5 (0.68%) Law
10 5 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.54%) Local Government
11 4 (0.54%) Publishing
12 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.27%) Back Office
12 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.27%) Police
13 1 (0.14%) Billing
13 1 (0.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 687 (93.09%) Developer
2 408 (55.28%) .NET Developer
3 304 (41.19%) C# Developer
4 201 (27.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 148 (20.05%) Software Developer
6 137 (18.56%) Senior Developer
7 67 (9.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 66 (8.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 60 (8.13%) C# Software Developer
10 59 (7.99%) Agile Developer
10 59 (7.99%) Senior .NET Developer
11 58 (7.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 53 (7.18%) Agile C# Developer
13 51 (6.91%) Agile .NET Developer
14 46 (6.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 45 (6.10%) .NET Software Developer
16 43 (5.83%) SQL Developer
17 42 (5.69%) Web Developer
18 38 (5.15%) Azure Developer
18 38 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 726 (98.37%) .NET
2 710 (96.21%) .NET Framework
3 540 (73.17%) ASP.NET
4 398 (53.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 375 (50.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 364 (49.32%) AngularJS
7 349 (47.29%) .NET Core
8 315 (42.68%) HTML
9 310 (42.01%) CSS
10 240 (32.52%) React
11 199 (26.96%) jQuery
12 134 (18.16%) Vue.js
13 127 (17.21%) Node.js
14 122 (16.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 108 (14.63%) REST
16 106 (14.36%) ASP.NET Core
17 101 (13.69%) Web Services
18 88 (11.92%) LINQ
19 85 (11.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 84 (11.38%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 92 (12.47%) Greenfield Project
2 28 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (2.30%) Algorithms
4 16 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (2.03%) User Experience
6 13 (1.76%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.76%) Replication
6 13 (1.76%) Tandem
7 12 (1.63%) Cloud Native
8 11 (1.49%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.49%) LIMS
9 10 (1.36%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.22%) iPhone
10 9 (1.22%) Renewable Energy
11 6 (0.81%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.54%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.41%) Reinsurance
14 2 (0.27%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 62 (8.40%) Windows
2 23 (3.12%) Android
3 10 (1.36%) Apple iOS
4 6 (0.81%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.41%) Unix
5 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.27%) Linux
6 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 557 (75.47%) MVC
2 416 (56.37%) Agile Software Development
3 293 (39.70%) TDD
4 220 (29.81%) Scrum
5 186 (25.20%) BDD
5 186 (25.20%) Microservices
6 180 (24.39%) DevOps
7 128 (17.34%) Web Development
8 124 (16.80%) Kanban
9 123 (16.67%) OO
10 111 (15.04%) Web Application Development
11 97 (13.14%) SOLID
12 85 (11.52%) Software Engineering
13 82 (11.11%) OOP
14 75 (10.16%) Unit Testing
15 70 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
16 63 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
17 60 (8.13%) SDLC
18 50 (6.78%) SOA
19 49 (6.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 705 (95.53%) C#
2 464 (62.87%) JavaScript
3 356 (48.24%) SQL
4 178 (24.12%) TypeScript
5 120 (16.26%) T-SQL
6 33 (4.47%) Java
7 27 (3.66%) VB
8 20 (2.71%) C++
9 19 (2.57%) PowerShell
10 16 (2.17%) VB.NET
11 13 (1.76%) VB6
12 12 (1.63%) Python
13 10 (1.36%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.68%) C
14 5 (0.68%) PHP
15 4 (0.54%) R
15 4 (0.54%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.54%) XAML
16 2 (0.27%) XPath
17 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (7.05%) Degree
2 49 (6.64%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.52%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (3.12%) Docker
2 4 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (1.49%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.54%) Terraform
3 3 (0.41%) Ansible
3 3 (0.41%) MIIS
3 3 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 317 (42.95%) Microsoft
2 31 (4.20%) Xamarin
3 19 (2.57%) Oracle
4 16 (2.17%) Google
5 15 (2.03%) Sitecore
6 13 (1.76%) Atlassian
7 12 (1.63%) Telerik
8 11 (1.49%) Alterian
9 7 (0.95%) SAP
10 6 (0.81%) HubSpot
11 5 (0.68%) IBM
11 5 (0.68%) ServiceNow
11 5 (0.68%) Sun
12 4 (0.54%) Tableau
13 3 (0.41%) MuleSoft
14 2 (0.27%) Databricks
14 2 (0.27%) DevExpress
14 2 (0.27%) EMC
14 2 (0.27%) jBASE
14 2 (0.27%) TIBCO