Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 181 237
Rank change year-on-year +7 +56 -27
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 3,517 3,270 3,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.98% 1.90% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.83% 4.71% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3,216 3,122 2,828
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,375
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 72,762 69,498 78,899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.99% 40.28% 38.55%
Number of salaries quoted 61,387 59,490 67,938
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,166
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.71% +4.81%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +5 3,245 £45,000 - 411
UK excluding London +8 2,603 £42,500 - 335
London +1 856 £60,000 +9.09% 95
South East +16 747 £45,000 - 77
North of England -20 592 £42,500 +6.92% 101
Midlands +51 495 £40,000 -5.88% 69
South West +40 382 £42,500 +1.19% 43
North West -34 301 £41,250 +3.13% 54
East Midlands +71 250 £40,000 -11.11% 40
Yorkshire +32 245 £43,000 +10.97% 40
West Midlands +3 245 £40,000 -5.88% 29
East of England -77 172 £40,000 -5.88% 26
Scotland -5 153 £45,000 - 10
Wales +16 58 £40,000 - 7
North East -43 46 £44,000 +15.79% 7
Northern Ireland +1 4 £37,750 -20.53% 3

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 3,428 (97.47%) C#
2 3,357 (95.45%) .NET
3 3,295 (93.69%) .NET Framework
4 3,027 (86.07%) MVC
5 2,765 (78.62%) ASP.NET
6 2,581 (73.39%) SQL Server
7 2,121 (60.31%) Agile Software Development
8 2,114 (60.11%) JavaScript
9 2,073 (58.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1,887 (53.65%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1,584 (45.04%) WCF
12 1,539 (43.76%) TDD
13 1,510 (42.93%) HTML
14 1,456 (41.40%) SQL
15 1,386 (39.41%) CSS
16 1,377 (39.15%) AngularJS
17 1,107 (31.48%) Git (software)
18 1,093 (31.08%) BDD
19 1,092 (31.05%) RESTful
20 1,089 (30.96%) jQuery
21 906 (25.76%) NoSQL
22 905 (25.73%) Node.js
23 867 (24.65%) Microsoft
24 856 (24.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
25 847 (24.08%) Web Application Development
26 829 (23.57%) Code First Entity Framework
27 825 (23.46%) Ruby
28 735 (20.90%) Microsoft Azure
29 706 (20.07%) SQL Server 2016
30 675 (19.19%) 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
1 170 (4.83%) SharePoint
2 158 (4.49%) CMS
3 151 (4.29%) IIS
4 111 (3.16%) Umbraco
5 94 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
6 86 (2.45%) NServiceBus
7 76 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
8 41 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 29 (0.82%) Confluence
10 26 (0.74%) EPiServer
11 24 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
12 21 (0.60%) Apache Solr
12 21 (0.60%) Sitefinity
13 17 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 12 (0.34%) WebSphere
15 11 (0.31%) Drupal
16 10 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
17 9 (0.26%) Kentico
18 5 (0.14%) DNN
18 5 (0.14%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 31 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (0.40%) Photoshop
2 14 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.14%) Chatbot
3 5 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.11%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.085%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.057%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 78 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.14%) Elite 3E
4 3 (0.085%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.057%) Maximo
5 2 (0.057%) nopCommerce
5 2 (0.057%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.057%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.028%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 735 (20.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 253 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
3 94 (2.67%) PaaS
4 62 (1.76%) IaaS
5 60 (1.71%) SaaS
6 55 (1.56%) Office 365
7 47 (1.34%) npm
7 47 (1.34%) Serverless
8 35 (1.00%) Yarn
9 34 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
10 18 (0.51%) Azure Data Factory
11 16 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
11 16 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
11 16 (0.45%) GitHub
12 14 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
13 9 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
13 9 (0.26%) NuGet
14 6 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.057%) Datadog
15 2 (0.057%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 49 (1.39%) Internet
2 35 (1.00%) HTTP
3 27 (0.77%) Intranet
4 19 (0.54%) SMS
5 17 (0.48%) HTTPS
6 16 (0.45%) AMQP
7 12 (0.34%) SSL
8 11 (0.31%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.20%) Broadband
9 7 (0.20%) DNS
10 5 (0.14%) FTP
10 5 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.11%) Bluetooth
12 2 (0.057%) Extranet
12 2 (0.057%) IMAP
12 2 (0.057%) Skype
12 2 (0.057%) SMTP
13 1 (0.028%) Network Security
13 1 (0.028%) NFC
13 1 (0.028%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,581 (73.39%) SQL Server
2 906 (25.76%) NoSQL
3 706 (20.07%) SQL Server 2016
4 219 (6.23%) SQL Server 2014
5 197 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 194 (5.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 168 (4.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 159 (4.52%) Relational Database
9 123 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 97 (2.76%) MongoDB
11 73 (2.08%) MySQL
12 70 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 59 (1.68%) Cosmos DB
14 49 (1.39%) RDBMS
15 45 (1.28%) Redis
16 43 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
17 41 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
18 39 (1.11%) Power BI
19 33 (0.94%) Oracle Database
20 26 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1,107 (31.48%) Git (software)
2 450 (12.79%) Visual Studio
3 434 (12.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 178 (5.06%) NUnit
5 165 (4.69%) TeamCity
6 108 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
7 104 (2.96%) Visual Studio Team System
8 101 (2.87%) Jasmine
9 93 (2.64%) JIRA
10 86 (2.45%) Selenium
11 78 (2.22%) Moq
12 61 (1.73%) webpack
13 56 (1.59%) Karma Test Runner
14 55 (1.56%) gulp
14 55 (1.56%) Subversion
15 52 (1.48%) SpecFlow
16 42 (1.19%) ReSharper
17 37 (1.05%) Log4Net
18 36 (1.02%) Jenkins
19 35 (1.00%) MSTest
General
1 471 (13.39%) Finance
2 204 (5.80%) Games
3 185 (5.26%) Advertising
4 157 (4.46%) Marketing
5 128 (3.64%) Retail
6 105 (2.99%) Music Industry
7 80 (2.27%) Banking
8 38 (1.08%) Back Office
8 38 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 35 (1.00%) Automotive
10 34 (0.97%) Legal
11 31 (0.88%) Front Office
12 27 (0.77%) Publishing
13 16 (0.45%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.43%) Electronics
15 13 (0.37%) Law
16 9 (0.26%) Investment Banking
17 7 (0.20%) Telecoms
18 5 (0.14%) Local Government
18 5 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3,207 (91.19%) Developer
2 2,239 (63.66%) .NET Developer
3 1,225 (34.83%) C# Developer
4 861 (24.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 577 (16.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 522 (14.84%) Software Developer
7 520 (14.79%) Senior Developer
8 510 (14.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 508 (14.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 355 (10.09%) .NET Software Developer
11 303 (8.62%) C# Software Developer
12 288 (8.19%) Senior .NET Developer
13 187 (5.32%) Senior C# Developer
14 185 (5.26%) SQL Developer
15 178 (5.06%) Full Stack Developer
16 174 (4.95%) Web Developer
17 158 (4.49%) Lead Developer
18 152 (4.32%) Junior
19 134 (3.81%) Junior Developer
20 131 (3.72%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,357 (95.45%) .NET
2 3,295 (93.69%) .NET Framework
3 2,765 (78.62%) ASP.NET
4 2,073 (58.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1,887 (53.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1,584 (45.04%) WCF
7 1,510 (42.93%) HTML
8 1,386 (39.41%) CSS
9 1,377 (39.15%) AngularJS
10 1,092 (31.05%) RESTful
11 1,089 (30.96%) jQuery
12 905 (25.73%) Node.js
13 856 (24.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 829 (23.57%) Code First Entity Framework
15 675 (19.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 628 (17.86%) Web Services
17 523 (14.87%) KnockoutJS
18 465 (13.22%) HTML5
19 381 (10.83%) LINQ
20 367 (10.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 403 (11.46%) Enterprise Software
2 239 (6.80%) Greenfield Project
3 222 (6.31%) Computer Science
4 171 (4.86%) User Experience
5 109 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
6 108 (3.07%) Mobile App
7 78 (2.22%) Fintech
8 77 (2.19%) Social Network
9 48 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
10 34 (0.97%) Management Information System
11 32 (0.91%) Client/Server
12 25 (0.71%) N-Tier
13 21 (0.60%) Algorithms
14 20 (0.57%) Hedge funds
15 16 (0.45%) Graphic Design
16 15 (0.43%) Analytical Mindset
17 13 (0.37%) Blog
18 11 (0.31%) Animation
18 11 (0.31%) FMCG
18 11 (0.31%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 343 (9.75%) Windows
2 67 (1.91%) Android
3 39 (1.11%) Apple iOS
4 17 (0.48%) Windows Server
5 16 (0.45%) Nucleus RTOS
5 16 (0.45%) Windows Phone
6 11 (0.31%) Linux
7 10 (0.28%) Unix
8 3 (0.085%) MVS
9 2 (0.057%) DC/OS
9 2 (0.057%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.028%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.028%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.028%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,027 (86.07%) MVC
2 2,121 (60.31%) Agile Software Development
3 1,539 (43.76%) TDD
4 1,093 (31.08%) BDD
5 847 (24.08%) Web Application Development
6 546 (15.52%) Scrum
7 505 (14.36%) Web Development
8 478 (13.59%) Unit Testing
9 439 (12.48%) SDLC
10 402 (11.43%) OO
11 378 (10.75%) Software Engineering
12 284 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
13 280 (7.96%) SOLID
14 265 (7.53%) SOA
15 250 (7.11%) Problem-Solving
16 239 (6.80%) Test Automation
17 214 (6.08%) OOP
18 181 (5.15%) DevOps
19 172 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
20 171 (4.86%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 3,428 (97.47%) C#
2 2,114 (60.11%) JavaScript
3 1,456 (41.40%) SQL
4 825 (23.46%) Ruby
5 436 (12.40%) T-SQL
6 148 (4.21%) TypeScript
7 144 (4.09%) VB.NET
8 106 (3.01%) Java
9 101 (2.87%) PowerShell
10 95 (2.70%) VB
11 60 (1.71%) F#
12 50 (1.42%) Python
13 49 (1.39%) PL/SQL
14 48 (1.36%) PHP
15 42 (1.19%) C++
15 42 (1.19%) ES6
16 32 (0.91%) C
17 29 (0.82%) XAML
18 25 (0.71%) VBScript
19 20 (0.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 245 (6.97%) Degree
2 102 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 85 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 82 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 67 (1.91%) SC Cleared
6 49 (1.39%) MCPD
7 36 (1.02%) MCP
8 21 (0.60%) MCSD
9 15 (0.43%) MCAD
10 5 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.11%) CCNA
11 4 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.11%) MCSA
11 4 (0.11%) MCTS
11 4 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.085%) Master's Degree
13 2 (0.057%) GNVQ
13 2 (0.057%) HND
14 1 (0.028%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.028%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (3.01%) QA
2 24 (0.68%) SLA
3 12 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.31%) MiFID
5 5 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
5 5 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.11%) GCP
6 4 (0.11%) GDPR
6 4 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.085%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.085%) PMO
8 2 (0.057%) Data Quality
System Software
1 63 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 63 (1.79%) Docker
2 13 (0.37%) Hyper-V
2 13 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
2 13 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (0.11%) Firmware
4 3 (0.085%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 48 (1.36%) Kibana
2 24 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 18 (0.51%) Kubernetes
4 13 (0.37%) SCCM
4 13 (0.37%) vCenter Server
5 7 (0.20%) Terraform
6 6 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.11%) Ansible
7 4 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (0.11%) Puppet
7 4 (0.11%) Rancher
8 3 (0.085%) Plesk
9 2 (0.057%) Control-M
9 2 (0.057%) logstash
10 1 (0.028%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 867 (24.65%) Microsoft
2 165 (4.69%) Facebook
3 161 (4.58%) Google
4 130 (3.70%) Oracle
5 117 (3.33%) Xamarin
6 60 (1.71%) Sitecore
7 58 (1.65%) Telerik
8 45 (1.28%) Twitter
9 27 (0.77%) Capita
10 22 (0.63%) DevExpress
11 21 (0.60%) Remedy
12 20 (0.57%) Cadence
12 20 (0.57%) Charles River
13 13 (0.37%) VMware
14 12 (0.34%) ATG
14 12 (0.34%) hybris
15 10 (0.28%) IBM
16 9 (0.26%) Infragistics
17 8 (0.23%) LexisNexis
18 7 (0.20%) Teradata