Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 250 183 181
Rank change year-on-year -67 -2 +57
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 1,965 3,291 3,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.36% 1.91% 1.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.54% 4.72% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,753 3,009 3,105
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,750 £32,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 55,530 69,691 68,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.55% 40.55% 40.52%
Number of salaries quoted 45,399 58,365 58,275
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.34%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -72 1,787 £45,000 - 128
UK excluding London -76 1,228 £45,000 +5.88% 109
London -34 655 £55,000 -8.33% 29
South East -38 468 £47,500 +5.56% 25
North of England -69 314 £45,000 +5.88% 32
Yorkshire -26 172 £45,000 +2.27% 12
South West -76 163 £42,500 - 12
Midlands -118 126 £40,000 - 22
North West -67 117 £45,000 +12.50% 18
West Midlands -80 75 £44,500 +11.25% 8
Scotland -47 63 £37,500 -16.67% 5
East of England -8 56 £45,000 +5.88% 8
East Midlands -85 51 £39,000 -2.50% 14
Northern Ireland -6 25 £38,750 +2.65% 1
North East -11 25 £40,750 -9.44% 2
Wales -4 15 £45,000 +12.50% 4

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 1,897 (96.54%) C#
2 1,892 (96.28%) .NET
3 1,855 (94.40%) .NET Framework
4 1,538 (78.27%) MVC
5 1,351 (68.75%) ASP.NET
6 1,272 (64.73%) SQL Server
7 1,198 (60.97%) JavaScript
8 1,118 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
9 1,009 (51.35%) SQL
10 919 (46.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 914 (46.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 846 (43.05%) HTML
13 831 (42.29%) CSS
14 755 (38.42%) TDD
15 725 (36.90%) Microsoft Azure
16 670 (34.10%) Microsoft
17 642 (32.67%) AngularJS
18 575 (29.26%) Git (software)
19 571 (29.06%) jQuery
20 555 (28.24%) WCF
21 460 (23.41%) .NET Core
22 361 (18.37%) Web Services
23 359 (18.27%) Team Foundation Server
24 357 (18.17%) Unit Testing
25 355 (18.07%) Scrum
26 346 (17.61%) RESTful
27 333 (16.95%) BDD
28 327 (16.64%) T-SQL
29 325 (16.54%) LINQ
30 319 (16.23%) DevOps

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
1 105 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 76 (3.87%) IIS
3 58 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
4 42 (2.14%) CMS
5 29 (1.48%) Umbraco
6 23 (1.17%) NServiceBus
7 20 (1.02%) Confluence
8 17 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
9 15 (0.76%) Drupal
10 12 (0.61%) Kentico
11 7 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.31%) WordPress
13 5 (0.25%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.25%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.25%) Sitefinity
14 4 (0.20%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.10%) Apache
15 2 (0.10%) DNN
16 1 (0.051%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 25 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (0.61%) AutoCAD
3 9 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.20%) GIMP
5 4 (0.20%) InVision
5 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.20%) Sketch
6 1 (0.051%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 67 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.51%) nopCommerce
3 8 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.15%) Shopify
5 2 (0.10%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.051%) Endur
6 1 (0.051%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.051%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.051%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 725 (36.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 257 (13.08%) Amazon AWS
3 76 (3.87%) SaaS
4 53 (2.70%) GitHub
5 46 (2.34%) PaaS
6 32 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 30 (1.53%) Serverless
8 26 (1.32%) NuGet
9 25 (1.27%) npm
10 23 (1.17%) Power Platform
11 21 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
11 21 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
12 18 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
12 18 (0.92%) Office 365
13 17 (0.87%) Azure Functions
14 11 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
15 10 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
15 10 (0.51%) IaaS
16 9 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
17 7 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.73%) HTTP
2 19 (0.97%) Intranet
3 16 (0.81%) Internet
4 13 (0.66%) Extranet
5 11 (0.56%) Firewall
5 11 (0.56%) SMTP
6 8 (0.41%) HTTPS
7 7 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (0.36%) Network Security
8 4 (0.20%) DNS
8 4 (0.20%) IMAP
8 4 (0.20%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.051%) 5G
9 1 (0.051%) AMQP
9 1 (0.051%) Broadband
9 1 (0.051%) LAN
9 1 (0.051%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.051%) RTP
9 1 (0.051%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,272 (64.73%) SQL Server
2 303 (15.42%) NoSQL
3 226 (11.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 128 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 126 (6.41%) Relational Database
6 116 (5.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 69 (3.51%) MongoDB
8 67 (3.41%) MySQL
9 65 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 61 (3.10%) Azure SQL Database
11 55 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
12 40 (2.04%) Redis
13 31 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
14 28 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
14 28 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 27 (1.37%) Cosmos DB
16 23 (1.17%) Big Data
16 23 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (1.17%) Power BI
17 21 (1.07%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 575 (29.26%) Git (software)
2 359 (18.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 290 (14.76%) Visual Studio
4 180 (9.16%) TeamCity
5 147 (7.48%) NUnit
6 117 (5.95%) Visual Studio Team System
7 115 (5.85%) Octopus Deploy
8 77 (3.92%) JIRA
9 73 (3.72%) Jenkins
10 58 (2.95%) Subversion
11 53 (2.70%) Selenium
12 47 (2.39%) Moq
13 32 (1.63%) StyleCop
14 26 (1.32%) git-flow
15 23 (1.17%) Grunt
16 22 (1.12%) gulp
17 20 (1.02%) ReSharper
18 19 (0.97%) SpecFlow
18 19 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 17 (0.87%) webpack
General
1 230 (11.70%) Finance
2 98 (4.99%) Games
3 84 (4.27%) Banking
4 59 (3.00%) Marketing
5 56 (2.85%) Retail
6 40 (2.04%) Advertising
7 21 (1.07%) Telecoms
8 19 (0.97%) Legal
9 16 (0.81%) Music Industry
10 15 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.71%) Financial Institution
11 14 (0.71%) Investment Banking
12 13 (0.66%) Law
13 11 (0.56%) Electronics
14 10 (0.51%) Front Office
15 9 (0.46%) Automotive
15 9 (0.46%) Back Office
16 4 (0.20%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.10%) Local Government
18 1 (0.051%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1,748 (88.96%) Developer
2 1,102 (56.08%) .NET Developer
3 852 (43.36%) C# Developer
4 665 (33.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 391 (19.90%) Software Developer
6 383 (19.49%) ASP.NET Developer
7 374 (19.03%) Senior Developer
8 345 (17.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 285 (14.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 199 (10.13%) Senior .NET Developer
11 193 (9.82%) SQL Developer
12 175 (8.91%) Full Stack Developer
13 158 (8.04%) Senior C# Developer
14 154 (7.84%) .NET Software Developer
15 147 (7.48%) C# Software Developer
16 120 (6.11%) Senior Software Developer
17 107 (5.45%) Junior
18 106 (5.39%) Lead Developer
19 105 (5.34%) Senior C# .NET Developer
20 101 (5.14%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,892 (96.28%) .NET
2 1,855 (94.40%) .NET Framework
3 1,351 (68.75%) ASP.NET
4 919 (46.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 914 (46.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 846 (43.05%) HTML
7 831 (42.29%) CSS
8 642 (32.67%) AngularJS
9 571 (29.06%) jQuery
10 555 (28.24%) WCF
11 460 (23.41%) .NET Core
12 361 (18.37%) Web Services
13 346 (17.61%) RESTful
14 325 (16.54%) LINQ
15 317 (16.13%) React
16 293 (14.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 261 (13.28%) HTML5
18 230 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 222 (11.30%) Node.js
20 209 (10.64%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 171 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
2 137 (6.97%) Enterprise Software
3 92 (4.68%) User Experience
4 59 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 54 (2.75%) N-Tier
7 53 (2.70%) Fintech
8 48 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
9 44 (2.24%) Algorithms
10 17 (0.87%) NHS
11 16 (0.81%) Blog
11 16 (0.81%) Client/Server
12 15 (0.76%) Management Information System
13 12 (0.61%) CCTV
14 11 (0.56%) Online Banking
15 10 (0.51%) Enterprise Cloud
15 10 (0.51%) Life Science
16 9 (0.46%) Virtual Team
17 8 (0.41%) Hedge funds
17 8 (0.41%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 198 (10.08%) Windows
2 43 (2.19%) Android
3 33 (1.68%) Apple iOS
4 20 (1.02%) Linux
5 15 (0.76%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.31%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.31%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.10%) Windows NT
7 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.051%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,538 (78.27%) MVC
2 1,118 (56.90%) Agile Software Development
3 755 (38.42%) TDD
4 357 (18.17%) Unit Testing
5 355 (18.07%) Scrum
6 333 (16.95%) BDD
7 319 (16.23%) DevOps
8 268 (13.64%) SOLID
9 256 (13.03%) Microservices
9 256 (13.03%) Software Engineering
10 226 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
11 209 (10.64%) Web Development
12 208 (10.59%) Web Application Development
13 200 (10.18%) OO
14 190 (9.67%) Problem-Solving
15 184 (9.36%) Test Automation
16 165 (8.40%) SOA
17 133 (6.77%) Mentoring
18 122 (6.21%) Deployment Automation
19 118 (6.01%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,897 (96.54%) C#
2 1,198 (60.97%) JavaScript
3 1,009 (51.35%) SQL
4 327 (16.64%) T-SQL
5 200 (10.18%) Ruby
6 165 (8.40%) TypeScript
7 95 (4.83%) VB.NET
8 79 (4.02%) PowerShell
9 39 (1.98%) Java
10 25 (1.27%) C
11 23 (1.17%) PHP
12 21 (1.07%) F#
13 20 (1.02%) VB
14 19 (0.97%) Python
15 15 (0.76%) PL/SQL
16 11 (0.56%) ES6
16 11 (0.56%) Objective-C
17 10 (0.51%) Apple Swift
17 10 (0.51%) VB6
17 10 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 204 (10.38%) Degree
2 51 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 50 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 41 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (1.83%) SC Cleared
6 14 (0.71%) MCSD
7 11 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (0.46%) MCAD
8 9 (0.46%) MCTS
9 5 (0.25%) MCPD
9 5 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.10%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.051%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.051%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (5.09%) QA
2 11 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.51%) GDPR
4 8 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.15%) HL7
6 2 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 132 (6.72%) Docker
2 23 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.15%) Firmware
4 2 (0.10%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.051%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 79 (4.02%) Kubernetes
2 22 (1.12%) Terraform
3 17 (0.87%) Rancher
4 13 (0.66%) Kibana
5 12 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.25%) logstash
6 5 (0.25%) SCCM
7 3 (0.15%) SQL Sentry
8 2 (0.10%) MIIS
9 1 (0.051%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.051%) Ansible
9 1 (0.051%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.051%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.051%) Puppet
Vendors
1 670 (34.10%) Microsoft
2 85 (4.33%) Xamarin
3 67 (3.41%) Google
4 51 (2.60%) Oracle
5 35 (1.78%) Nintex
6 22 (1.12%) Sitecore
7 18 (0.92%) Cisco
7 18 (0.92%) SAP
8 14 (0.71%) Atlassian
8 14 (0.71%) Telerik
9 10 (0.51%) IBM
10 7 (0.36%) DevExpress
11 6 (0.31%) Appcelerator
11 6 (0.31%) New Relic
11 6 (0.31%) Splunk
11 6 (0.31%) webMethods
12 5 (0.25%) BT
12 5 (0.25%) Software AG
12 5 (0.25%) Twitter
13 4 (0.20%) TOWER Software