Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 277 205 200
Rank change year-on-year -72 -5 +21
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 1,640 2,868 3,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.18% 1.72% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.16% 4.30% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,480 2,514 2,937
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 51,906 66,633 71,074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.31% 40.02% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 42,520 55,218 58,812
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £32,375 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 -76 1,500 £47,500 +5.56% 372
UK excluding London -69 1,036 £45,000 +5.88% 321
London -61 553 £55,000 - 87
South East -57 338 £47,500 +5.56% 72
North of England -94 247 £45,000 +5.26% 85
South West -53 160 £42,500 +6.25% 39
Midlands -87 134 £45,000 +12.50% 60
North West -20 133 £45,000 +12.50% 44
Yorkshire -74 109 £47,500 +5.56% 38
East Midlands -42 77 £45,000 +12.50% 32
East of England -8 65 £45,000 - 29
West Midlands -58 57 £44,750 +11.88% 26
Scotland -14 48 £40,000 -15.79% 12
Wales +18 23 £40,000 - 16
Northern Ireland +6 22 £45,000 +9.09% 8
North East -35 5 £50,000 +17.65% 3

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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 1,580 (96.34%) .NET
2 1,562 (95.24%) C#
3 1,551 (94.57%) .NET Framework
4 1,231 (75.06%) MVC
5 1,117 (68.11%) ASP.NET
6 1,090 (66.46%) SQL Server
7 990 (60.37%) JavaScript
8 963 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
9 766 (46.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 754 (45.98%) SQL
10 754 (45.98%) ASP.NET Web API
11 735 (44.82%) HTML
11 735 (44.82%) CSS
12 673 (41.04%) Azure
13 614 (37.44%) TDD
14 526 (32.07%) AngularJS
15 510 (31.10%) Microsoft
16 447 (27.26%) Git (software)
17 422 (25.73%) .NET Core
18 421 (25.67%) WCF
19 400 (24.39%) jQuery
20 378 (23.05%) Scrum
21 318 (19.39%) DevOps
22 292 (17.80%) RESTful
23 288 (17.56%) React
24 278 (16.95%) T-SQL
25 266 (16.22%) Web Services
26 264 (16.10%) Unit Testing
27 259 (15.79%) NoSQL
28 255 (15.55%) SOLID

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 74 (4.51%) SharePoint
2 54 (3.29%) IIS
3 44 (2.68%) CMS
4 43 (2.62%) Umbraco
5 35 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (1.65%) NServiceBus
7 24 (1.46%) Confluence
8 15 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (0.55%) Drupal
11 8 (0.49%) Kentico
12 7 (0.43%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.30%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.30%) WordPress
14 3 (0.18%) Sitefinity
15 1 (0.061%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 1 (0.061%) Apache
15 1 (0.061%) nginx
15 1 (0.061%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.061%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 43 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.28%) WebTrends
3 9 (0.55%) nopCommerce
4 8 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.49%) SDL Web 8
5 6 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.12%) Endur
7 1 (0.061%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.061%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 673 (41.04%) Azure
2 214 (13.05%) AWS
3 52 (3.17%) SaaS
4 41 (2.50%) PaaS
4 41 (2.50%) Serverless
5 39 (2.38%) GitHub
6 35 (2.13%) GCP
7 20 (1.22%) Power Platform
8 17 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
10 13 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
10 13 (0.79%) npm
10 13 (0.79%) NuGet
11 11 (0.67%) Azure Functions
11 11 (0.67%) Office 365
12 10 (0.61%) AWS IoT
13 9 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.43%) IaaS
14 7 (0.43%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.85%) HTTP
2 11 (0.67%) Intranet
3 10 (0.61%) Internet
4 2 (0.12%) DNS
4 2 (0.12%) IMAP
4 2 (0.12%) SMTP
4 2 (0.12%) VoIP
4 2 (0.12%) Wireless
5 1 (0.061%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.061%) Extranet
5 1 (0.061%) Network Security
5 1 (0.061%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.061%) RTP
5 1 (0.061%) Skype
5 1 (0.061%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,090 (66.46%) SQL Server
2 259 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 185 (11.28%) SQL Server 2016
4 112 (6.83%) Relational Database
5 66 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 61 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 58 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 53 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
9 47 (2.87%) MongoDB
10 46 (2.80%) Redis
11 42 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 39 (2.38%) RDBMS
13 36 (2.20%) MySQL
14 32 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 21 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
17 19 (1.16%) Cosmos DB
18 15 (0.91%) Big Data
18 15 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
19 14 (0.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 447 (27.26%) Git (software)
2 205 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 204 (12.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 119 (7.26%) NUnit
5 95 (5.79%) TeamCity
6 90 (5.49%) JIRA
7 84 (5.12%) Visual Studio Team System
8 58 (3.54%) Octopus Deploy
9 49 (2.99%) Subversion
10 39 (2.38%) StyleCop
11 38 (2.32%) Selenium
12 28 (1.71%) Moq
13 25 (1.52%) Jenkins
14 24 (1.46%) SpecFlow
15 23 (1.40%) MSTest
16 19 (1.16%) git-flow
17 18 (1.10%) ReSharper
17 18 (1.10%) webpack
18 17 (1.04%) Bitbucket
19 15 (0.91%) Jasmine
General
1 204 (12.44%) Finance
2 67 (4.09%) Retail
3 65 (3.96%) Games
4 59 (3.60%) Marketing
5 44 (2.68%) Banking
6 24 (1.46%) Advertising
7 20 (1.22%) Legal
8 19 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 16 (0.98%) Front Office
10 14 (0.85%) Telecoms
11 11 (0.67%) Law
12 10 (0.61%) Public Sector
13 7 (0.43%) Local Government
13 7 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.37%) Electronics
14 6 (0.37%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.30%) Automotive
15 5 (0.30%) Back Office
16 3 (0.18%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.061%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,420 (86.59%) Developer
2 820 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 632 (38.54%) C# Developer
4 470 (28.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 324 (19.76%) Software Developer
6 267 (16.28%) Senior Developer
7 262 (15.98%) ASP.NET Developer
8 246 (15.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 178 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 177 (10.79%) Full Stack Developer
11 135 (8.23%) Senior .NET Developer
12 112 (6.83%) SQL Developer
13 99 (6.04%) Senior C# Developer
14 93 (5.67%) Junior
15 90 (5.49%) Software Engineer
16 87 (5.30%) .NET Software Developer
17 86 (5.24%) Junior Developer
18 75 (4.57%) C# Software Developer
19 73 (4.45%) Azure Developer
20 68 (4.15%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,580 (96.34%) .NET
2 1,551 (94.57%) .NET Framework
3 1,117 (68.11%) ASP.NET
4 766 (46.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 754 (45.98%) ASP.NET Web API
6 735 (44.82%) CSS
6 735 (44.82%) HTML
7 526 (32.07%) AngularJS
8 422 (25.73%) .NET Core
9 421 (25.67%) WCF
10 400 (24.39%) jQuery
11 292 (17.80%) RESTful
12 288 (17.56%) React
13 266 (16.22%) Web Services
14 222 (13.54%) LINQ
15 214 (13.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 206 (12.56%) HTML5
17 202 (12.32%) Node.js
18 195 (11.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 169 (10.30%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 134 (8.17%) Greenfield Project
2 115 (7.01%) Enterprise Software
3 70 (4.27%) User Experience
4 54 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (2.62%) Mobile App
6 37 (2.26%) N-Tier
7 28 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
8 17 (1.04%) NHS
9 16 (0.98%) Algorithms
10 14 (0.85%) BYOD
10 14 (0.85%) Client/Server
11 13 (0.79%) Cloud Native
12 12 (0.73%) EPoS
13 11 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 11 (0.67%) Management Information System
14 10 (0.61%) Data Centre
15 8 (0.49%) Life Science
15 8 (0.49%) Virtual Team
16 7 (0.43%) Renewable Energy
16 7 (0.43%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 145 (8.84%) Windows
2 28 (1.71%) Android
3 18 (1.10%) Apple iOS
4 11 (0.67%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.49%) Linux
6 6 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.061%) Unix
8 1 (0.061%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.061%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,231 (75.06%) MVC
2 963 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
3 614 (37.44%) TDD
4 378 (23.05%) Scrum
5 318 (19.39%) DevOps
6 264 (16.10%) Unit Testing
7 255 (15.55%) SOLID
8 251 (15.30%) BDD
9 212 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
10 202 (12.32%) Software Engineering
11 195 (11.89%) Microservices
12 186 (11.34%) Web Development
13 181 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
14 174 (10.61%) Web Application Development
15 165 (10.06%) OO
16 149 (9.09%) Test Automation
17 128 (7.80%) SDLC
18 101 (6.16%) SOA
19 100 (6.10%) Mentoring
20 83 (5.06%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 1,562 (95.24%) C#
2 990 (60.37%) JavaScript
3 754 (45.98%) SQL
4 278 (16.95%) T-SQL
5 164 (10.00%) TypeScript
6 163 (9.94%) Ruby
7 100 (6.10%) VB.NET
8 76 (4.63%) PowerShell
9 36 (2.20%) Python
10 30 (1.83%) Java
11 19 (1.16%) C
12 16 (0.98%) VB
13 15 (0.91%) C++
14 13 (0.79%) PHP
15 10 (0.61%) ES6
16 7 (0.43%) F#
16 7 (0.43%) VBA
17 6 (0.37%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.30%) VB6
19 4 (0.24%) XAML
Qualifications
1 170 (10.37%) Degree
2 39 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (0.98%) Security Cleared
5 14 (0.85%) MCSD
6 13 (0.79%) MCAD
6 13 (0.79%) MCTS
7 12 (0.73%) SC Cleared
8 10 (0.61%) MCP
9 5 (0.30%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.24%) BC Cleared
10 4 (0.24%) MCPD
11 3 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.18%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.061%) HND
12 1 (0.061%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (4.94%) QA
2 6 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (0.37%) SLA
3 3 (0.18%) GDPR
4 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17025
5 1 (0.061%) DICOM
5 1 (0.061%) HL7
System Software
1 117 (7.13%) Docker
2 23 (1.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.12%) Firmware
3 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.061%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.061%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 76 (4.63%) Kubernetes
2 19 (1.16%) Terraform
3 15 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.67%) Kibana
5 8 (0.49%) Rancher
6 7 (0.43%) SQL Sentry
7 5 (0.30%) logstash
8 4 (0.24%) MIIS
8 4 (0.24%) SCCM
9 3 (0.18%) Consul
9 3 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 510 (31.10%) Microsoft
2 63 (3.84%) Xamarin
3 38 (2.32%) Google
3 38 (2.32%) Oracle
4 25 (1.52%) Telerik
5 23 (1.40%) Nintex
6 20 (1.22%) Sitecore
7 11 (0.67%) IBM
8 8 (0.49%) Atlassian
9 6 (0.37%) New Relic
9 6 (0.37%) SAP
10 5 (0.30%) DevExpress
11 4 (0.24%) LogicMonitor
12 2 (0.12%) Bloomberg
12 2 (0.12%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 2 (0.12%) OpenLink
12 2 (0.12%) Remedy
12 2 (0.12%) VMware
13 1 (0.061%) Infragistics
13 1 (0.061%) NEC