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

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 200 197
Rank change year-on-year -18 -3 +23
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 2,590 3,129 3,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.60% 1.75% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.01% 4.37% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,234 2,804 3,145
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,150 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £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 64,568 71,650 73,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.83% 40.16% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 53,334 59,500 63,946
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 November 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 November 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 -11 2,438 £45,000 - 457
UK excluding London -28 1,638 £42,500 - 388
London +38 888 £55,000 -1.79% 97
South East -30 497 £45,000 +5.88% 99
North of England -3 431 £45,000 +5.88% 102
Midlands -24 292 £40,000 - 66
Yorkshire +78 205 £45,000 +9.09% 45
South West -30 190 £40,000 -5.88% 49
North West -66 188 £42,000 -1.18% 45
West Midlands +4 160 £40,000 - 41
East of England -38 134 £45,000 +5.88% 44
East Midlands -34 132 £40,000 +14.29% 25
Scotland -48 65 £50,000 +25.00% 12
North East +9 38 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Northern Ireland -2 16 £40,000 +23.08% 7
Wales -33 15 £37,000 -7.50% 9

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 2,503 (96.64%) C#
2 2,434 (93.98%) .NET
3 2,368 (91.43%) .NET Framework
4 2,030 (78.38%) MVC
5 1,839 (71.00%) SQL Server
6 1,832 (70.73%) ASP.NET
7 1,542 (59.54%) JavaScript
8 1,458 (56.29%) Agile Software Development
9 1,367 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1,319 (50.93%) HTML
11 1,268 (48.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1,222 (47.18%) SQL
13 1,214 (46.87%) CSS
14 960 (37.07%) TDD
15 923 (35.64%) AngularJS
16 919 (35.48%) WCF
17 907 (35.02%) jQuery
18 821 (31.70%) Microsoft
19 752 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
20 683 (26.37%) Git (software)
21 585 (22.59%) RESTful
22 584 (22.55%) BDD
23 494 (19.07%) Web Services
24 475 (18.34%) LINQ
25 463 (17.88%) T-SQL
26 447 (17.26%) HTML5
27 438 (16.91%) NoSQL
28 435 (16.80%) Finance
29 421 (16.25%) Scrum
30 408 (15.75%) Twitter Bootstrap

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
1 150 (5.79%) SharePoint
2 128 (4.94%) IIS
3 126 (4.86%) CMS
4 112 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
5 71 (2.74%) Umbraco
6 42 (1.62%) Confluence
7 34 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
8 28 (1.08%) Drupal
9 17 (0.66%) NServiceBus
10 16 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (0.58%) Sitefinity
12 12 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.35%) EPiServer
14 7 (0.27%) Ethereum
14 7 (0.27%) Kentico
15 6 (0.23%) Plone
15 6 (0.23%) Zope
16 5 (0.19%) Apache Solr
17 4 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
18 3 (0.12%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 22 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.15%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.039%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.039%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.039%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 83 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.15%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.077%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.039%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.039%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.039%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 752 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 286 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (1.62%) PaaS
4 35 (1.35%) npm
4 35 (1.35%) Serverless
5 34 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
6 33 (1.27%) SaaS
7 30 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 22 (0.85%) NuGet
9 20 (0.77%) IaaS
10 19 (0.73%) GitHub
11 17 (0.66%) Azure Functions
12 10 (0.39%) Office 365
13 9 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
14 7 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
15 6 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.23%) Amazon S3
15 6 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (0.19%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 47 (1.81%) Internet
2 36 (1.39%) HTTP
3 28 (1.08%) Intranet
4 16 (0.62%) DNS
5 13 (0.50%) Extranet
6 12 (0.46%) SMTP
7 7 (0.27%) IMAP
7 7 (0.27%) Network Security
8 6 (0.23%) Firewall
9 5 (0.19%) SSL
10 4 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.12%) SMS
11 3 (0.12%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.077%) Bluetooth
12 2 (0.077%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.077%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.039%) AMQP
13 1 (0.039%) DHCP
13 1 (0.039%) FIX Connectivity
13 1 (0.039%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,839 (71.00%) SQL Server
2 438 (16.91%) NoSQL
3 392 (15.14%) SQL Server 2016
4 193 (7.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 176 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 146 (5.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 121 (4.67%) MongoDB
8 95 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 91 (3.51%) Relational Database
10 89 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 82 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
12 70 (2.70%) MySQL
13 60 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
14 56 (2.16%) Azure SQL Database
15 44 (1.70%) Couchbase
16 37 (1.43%) Cosmos DB
17 33 (1.27%) Power BI
18 31 (1.20%) Oracle Database
19 27 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
20 26 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 683 (26.37%) Git (software)
2 400 (15.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 356 (13.75%) Visual Studio
4 205 (7.92%) TeamCity
5 193 (7.45%) NUnit
6 155 (5.98%) Visual Studio Team System
7 129 (4.98%) Octopus Deploy
8 108 (4.17%) JIRA
9 90 (3.47%) Selenium
10 68 (2.63%) Jasmine
11 52 (2.01%) SpecFlow
11 52 (2.01%) StyleCop
12 50 (1.93%) gulp
13 40 (1.54%) Jenkins
13 40 (1.54%) webpack
14 37 (1.43%) Moq
15 32 (1.24%) Subversion
16 31 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
16 31 (1.20%) ReSharper
17 27 (1.04%) MSBuild
General
1 435 (16.80%) Finance
2 158 (6.10%) Games
3 155 (5.98%) Retail
4 103 (3.98%) Marketing
5 83 (3.20%) Banking
6 48 (1.85%) Automotive
7 45 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 40 (1.54%) Music Industry
9 39 (1.51%) Front Office
10 31 (1.20%) Telecoms
11 29 (1.12%) Advertising
12 24 (0.93%) Back Office
13 22 (0.85%) Legal
14 18 (0.69%) Electronics
15 13 (0.50%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.42%) Retail Finance
17 6 (0.23%) Law
17 6 (0.23%) Publishing
18 4 (0.15%) German Language
18 4 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2,257 (87.14%) Developer
2 1,421 (54.86%) .NET Developer
3 1,103 (42.59%) C# Developer
4 758 (29.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 485 (18.73%) ASP.NET Developer
6 451 (17.41%) Software Developer
7 433 (16.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 387 (14.94%) Senior Developer
9 359 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 219 (8.46%) .NET Software Developer
11 212 (8.19%) C# Software Developer
12 188 (7.26%) SQL Developer
13 182 (7.03%) Senior .NET Developer
14 166 (6.41%) Senior C# Developer
15 165 (6.37%) Full Stack Developer
16 133 (5.14%) Lead Developer
17 131 (5.06%) Software Engineer
18 115 (4.44%) Junior
19 114 (4.40%) Architect
19 114 (4.40%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,434 (93.98%) .NET
2 2,368 (91.43%) .NET Framework
3 1,832 (70.73%) ASP.NET
4 1,367 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1,319 (50.93%) HTML
6 1,268 (48.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1,214 (46.87%) CSS
8 923 (35.64%) AngularJS
9 919 (35.48%) WCF
10 907 (35.02%) jQuery
11 585 (22.59%) RESTful
12 494 (19.07%) Web Services
13 475 (18.34%) LINQ
14 447 (17.26%) HTML5
15 408 (15.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 384 (14.83%) .NET Core
17 373 (14.40%) Node.js
18 363 (14.02%) Code First Entity Framework
19 361 (13.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 361 (13.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 266 (10.27%) Greenfield Project
2 174 (6.72%) User Experience
3 173 (6.68%) Computer Science
4 160 (6.18%) Enterprise Software
5 140 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 107 (4.13%) Mobile App
6 107 (4.13%) N-Tier
7 90 (3.47%) Fintech
8 67 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
9 36 (1.39%) Algorithms
10 17 (0.66%) Blog
10 17 (0.66%) RIA
11 15 (0.58%) FMCG
12 14 (0.54%) CCTV
12 14 (0.54%) Client/Server
12 14 (0.54%) Internet of Things
12 14 (0.54%) Management Information System
13 13 (0.50%) Hedge funds
14 12 (0.46%) Online Banking
15 11 (0.42%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 280 (10.81%) Windows
2 91 (3.51%) Android
3 72 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 24 (0.93%) Windows Server
5 20 (0.77%) Linux
6 16 (0.62%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.12%) MVS
8 3 (0.12%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.077%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.039%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.039%) Unix
10 1 (0.039%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,030 (78.38%) MVC
2 1,458 (56.29%) Agile Software Development
3 960 (37.07%) TDD
4 584 (22.55%) BDD
5 421 (16.25%) Scrum
6 392 (15.14%) Unit Testing
6 392 (15.14%) Web Application Development
7 377 (14.56%) Web Development
8 320 (12.36%) Software Engineering
9 316 (12.20%) SOLID
10 305 (11.78%) Microservices
11 296 (11.43%) OO
12 294 (11.35%) Continuous Integration
13 270 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
13 270 (10.42%) Test Automation
14 269 (10.39%) SOA
15 158 (6.10%) DevOps
16 153 (5.91%) Mentoring
17 152 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
18 150 (5.79%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2,503 (96.64%) C#
2 1,542 (59.54%) JavaScript
3 1,222 (47.18%) SQL
4 463 (17.88%) T-SQL
5 383 (14.79%) Ruby
6 117 (4.52%) TypeScript
7 105 (4.05%) VB.NET
8 70 (2.70%) F#
9 55 (2.12%) PowerShell
10 52 (2.01%) Java
11 41 (1.58%) VB
12 33 (1.27%) C
13 27 (1.04%) PL/SQL
14 23 (0.89%) PHP
15 19 (0.73%) C++
16 17 (0.66%) Python
16 17 (0.66%) VBA
17 15 (0.58%) Shell Script
18 14 (0.54%) Objective-C
18 14 (0.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 300 (11.58%) Degree
2 84 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (1.62%) Security Cleared
5 29 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 21 (0.81%) MCPD
7 11 (0.42%) MCP
8 7 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.039%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.039%) MCSA
10 1 (0.039%) MCSD
10 1 (0.039%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (2.63%) QA
2 12 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.27%) MiFID
4 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.15%) WCAG
6 2 (0.077%) PMO
7 1 (0.039%) GDPR
7 1 (0.039%) HL7
7 1 (0.039%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (1.89%) Docker
2 29 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.31%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 55 (2.12%) Kibana
2 30 (1.16%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.12%) SCCM
3 3 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.12%) Terraform
4 2 (0.077%) Puppet
5 1 (0.039%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.039%) Consul
5 1 (0.039%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.039%) logstash
5 1 (0.039%) Packer
Vendors
1 821 (31.70%) Microsoft
2 162 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 122 (4.71%) Oracle
4 113 (4.36%) Google
5 69 (2.66%) Nintex
6 51 (1.97%) Sitecore
7 22 (0.85%) DevExpress
8 21 (0.81%) Facebook
8 21 (0.81%) SAP
9 20 (0.77%) Atlassian
10 19 (0.73%) Twitter
11 15 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (0.50%) BT
12 13 (0.50%) Telerik
13 11 (0.42%) IBM
14 10 (0.39%) Cisco
15 7 (0.27%) TOWER Software
16 6 (0.23%) Sony
17 5 (0.19%) Apple
17 5 (0.19%) ESRI