Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 235 187 191
Rank change year-on-year -48 +4 +32
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 2,232 3,275 3,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.47% 1.88% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.72% 4.66% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,934 2,933 3,156
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,575 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - -

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 59,972 70,274 69,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.60% 40.40% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 49,135 58,922 60,226
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 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -48 2,066 £45,000 - 471
UK excluding London -63 1,404 £44,000 +3.53% 402
London +7 746 £55,000 -4.35% 96
South East -5 513 £42,750 -5.00% 111
North of England -26 369 £45,000 +5.88% 118
Midlands -75 186 £42,500 +13.33% 61
Yorkshire +15 185 £45,000 +5.88% 61
South West -61 157 £40,000 -5.88% 55
North West -70 152 £45,000 +5.88% 47
West Midlands -25 115 £42,500 +6.25% 34
East of England -55 90 £45,000 +5.88% 30
East Midlands -86 71 £40,000 +8.84% 27
Scotland -62 58 £40,500 -4.71% 13
North East +20 32 £50,000 +33.33% 10
Northern Ireland 0 24 £40,000 +12.68% 6
Wales -33 10 £44,000 +10.00% 8

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 2,178 (97.58%) C#
2 2,103 (94.22%) .NET
3 2,044 (91.58%) .NET Framework
4 1,732 (77.60%) MVC
5 1,547 (69.31%) SQL Server
6 1,525 (68.32%) ASP.NET
7 1,330 (59.59%) JavaScript
8 1,264 (56.63%) Agile Software Development
9 1,130 (50.63%) HTML
10 1,119 (50.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1,035 (46.37%) SQL
12 1,033 (46.28%) CSS
12 1,033 (46.28%) ASP.NET Web API
13 813 (36.42%) TDD
14 796 (35.66%) AngularJS
15 793 (35.53%) WCF
16 765 (34.27%) Microsoft
17 730 (32.71%) jQuery
18 657 (29.44%) Microsoft Azure
19 607 (27.20%) Git (software)
20 473 (21.19%) RESTful
21 449 (20.12%) BDD
22 424 (19.00%) LINQ
23 402 (18.01%) Web Services
24 386 (17.29%) .NET Core
25 380 (17.03%) HTML5
26 376 (16.85%) Team Foundation Server
27 375 (16.80%) T-SQL
28 367 (16.44%) Scrum
29 362 (16.22%) Unit Testing

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
1 114 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 111 (4.97%) IIS
3 108 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
4 78 (3.49%) CMS
5 40 (1.79%) Umbraco
6 30 (1.34%) Confluence
7 28 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 24 (1.08%) Drupal
9 18 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (0.54%) NServiceBus
12 11 (0.49%) Kentico
12 11 (0.49%) Sitefinity
13 5 (0.22%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.18%) Plone
14 4 (0.18%) Zope
15 3 (0.13%) MS Exchange
15 3 (0.13%) nginx
16 2 (0.090%) SharePoint 2010
16 2 (0.090%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (0.63%) AutoCAD
2 14 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.045%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.045%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.045%) GIMP
5 1 (0.045%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.045%) InVision
Business Applications
1 64 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.18%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.090%) Shopify
4 1 (0.045%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.045%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.045%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 657 (29.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 232 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (1.61%) SaaS
4 34 (1.52%) npm
5 31 (1.39%) NuGet
5 31 (1.39%) Serverless
6 29 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 28 (1.25%) PaaS
8 26 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (0.81%) GitHub
10 16 (0.72%) Azure Functions
11 15 (0.67%) Office 365
12 13 (0.58%) IaaS
13 10 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
14 5 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
15 4 (0.18%) Azure Data Factory
15 4 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (1.93%) HTTP
1 43 (1.93%) Internet
2 21 (0.94%) Extranet
2 21 (0.94%) Intranet
3 20 (0.90%) SMTP
4 16 (0.72%) Firewall
5 11 (0.49%) DNS
5 11 (0.49%) HTTPS
6 9 (0.40%) Network Security
7 8 (0.36%) IMAP
8 6 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.18%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.13%) AMQP
11 2 (0.090%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.090%) SMS
11 2 (0.090%) SSL
11 2 (0.090%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,547 (69.31%) SQL Server
2 344 (15.41%) NoSQL
3 304 (13.62%) SQL Server 2016
4 159 (7.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 149 (6.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 107 (4.79%) MongoDB
7 106 (4.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 92 (4.12%) Relational Database
9 89 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 68 (3.05%) MySQL
11 65 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
12 59 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 58 (2.60%) Azure SQL Database
14 33 (1.48%) Cosmos DB
14 33 (1.48%) Couchbase
15 32 (1.43%) Redis
16 30 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
17 23 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
18 22 (0.99%) Oracle Database
18 22 (0.99%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 607 (27.20%) Git (software)
2 376 (16.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 342 (15.32%) Visual Studio
4 197 (8.83%) TeamCity
5 174 (7.80%) NUnit
6 137 (6.14%) Octopus Deploy
7 122 (5.47%) Visual Studio Team System
8 91 (4.08%) Selenium
9 72 (3.23%) JIRA
10 56 (2.51%) Jenkins
11 49 (2.20%) StyleCop
12 46 (2.06%) Jasmine
13 40 (1.79%) gulp
14 34 (1.52%) Moq
15 29 (1.30%) Subversion
16 28 (1.25%) Grunt
16 28 (1.25%) ReSharper
16 28 (1.25%) SpecFlow
17 26 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
18 25 (1.12%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 334 (14.96%) Finance
2 126 (5.65%) Games
3 106 (4.75%) Retail
4 89 (3.99%) Banking
5 70 (3.14%) Marketing
6 35 (1.57%) Automotive
7 33 (1.48%) Front Office
7 33 (1.48%) Music Industry
8 26 (1.16%) Telecoms
9 25 (1.12%) Manufacturing
10 18 (0.81%) Back Office
11 16 (0.72%) Electronics
11 16 (0.72%) Legal
12 11 (0.49%) Advertising
12 11 (0.49%) Law
12 11 (0.49%) Retail Finance
13 9 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.18%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.18%) Publishing
15 3 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,941 (86.96%) Developer
2 1,228 (55.02%) .NET Developer
3 966 (43.28%) C# Developer
4 704 (31.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 435 (19.49%) Software Developer
6 419 (18.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 376 (16.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 356 (15.95%) Senior Developer
9 284 (12.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 182 (8.15%) Senior .NET Developer
11 179 (8.02%) SQL Developer
12 176 (7.89%) C# Software Developer
13 173 (7.75%) .NET Software Developer
14 171 (7.66%) Full Stack Developer
15 150 (6.72%) Senior C# Developer
16 118 (5.29%) Lead Developer
17 108 (4.84%) Software Engineer
18 100 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
18 100 (4.48%) Junior
19 97 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,103 (94.22%) .NET
2 2,044 (91.58%) .NET Framework
3 1,525 (68.32%) ASP.NET
4 1,130 (50.63%) HTML
5 1,119 (50.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1,033 (46.28%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1,033 (46.28%) CSS
7 796 (35.66%) AngularJS
8 793 (35.53%) WCF
9 730 (32.71%) jQuery
10 473 (21.19%) RESTful
11 424 (19.00%) LINQ
12 402 (18.01%) Web Services
13 386 (17.29%) .NET Core
14 380 (17.03%) HTML5
15 325 (14.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 306 (13.71%) WPF
17 297 (13.31%) Node.js
18 287 (12.86%) Code First Entity Framework
19 280 (12.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 222 (9.95%) Greenfield Project
2 131 (5.87%) User Experience
3 125 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
4 101 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
5 91 (4.08%) Mobile App
6 79 (3.54%) N-Tier
7 71 (3.18%) Fintech
8 53 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
9 26 (1.16%) Algorithms
10 25 (1.12%) RIA
11 24 (1.08%) Internet of Things
12 21 (0.94%) CCTV
13 16 (0.72%) Client/Server
14 14 (0.63%) Blog
14 14 (0.63%) Management Information System
15 12 (0.54%) Clustering
15 12 (0.54%) FMCG
16 10 (0.45%) NHS
17 9 (0.40%) Data Structures
17 9 (0.40%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 263 (11.78%) Windows
2 63 (2.82%) Android
3 54 (2.42%) Apple iOS
4 24 (1.08%) Windows Server
5 23 (1.03%) Linux
6 20 (0.90%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.13%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.090%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.045%) MVS
9 1 (0.045%) Unix
9 1 (0.045%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,732 (77.60%) MVC
2 1,264 (56.63%) Agile Software Development
3 813 (36.42%) TDD
4 449 (20.12%) BDD
5 367 (16.44%) Scrum
6 362 (16.22%) Unit Testing
7 297 (13.31%) Microservices
8 293 (13.13%) Web Application Development
9 290 (12.99%) Web Development
10 277 (12.41%) Software Engineering
11 248 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
12 233 (10.44%) SOLID
13 232 (10.39%) SOA
14 231 (10.35%) Continuous Integration
15 196 (8.78%) OO
16 193 (8.65%) Test Automation
17 184 (8.24%) DevOps
18 157 (7.03%) OOP
19 137 (6.14%) Mentoring
20 131 (5.87%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 2,178 (97.58%) C#
2 1,330 (59.59%) JavaScript
3 1,035 (46.37%) SQL
4 375 (16.80%) T-SQL
5 285 (12.77%) Ruby
6 90 (4.03%) TypeScript
7 85 (3.81%) VB.NET
8 51 (2.28%) F#
9 43 (1.93%) Java
10 42 (1.88%) PowerShell
11 32 (1.43%) VB
12 31 (1.39%) PHP
13 29 (1.30%) C
14 26 (1.16%) PL/SQL
15 17 (0.76%) Python
16 16 (0.72%) C++
17 14 (0.63%) Objective-C
17 14 (0.63%) Shell Script
18 13 (0.58%) Apple Swift
19 12 (0.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 257 (11.51%) Degree
2 58 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (1.84%) Security Cleared
5 21 (0.94%) SC Cleared
6 18 (0.81%) MCPD
7 16 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.27%) MCP
9 5 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.045%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.045%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.045%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.045%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.28%) QA
2 22 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.31%) MiFID
4 6 (0.27%) GDPR
5 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.18%) HL7
7 2 (0.090%) WCAG
8 1 (0.045%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.045%) PMO
System Software
1 69 (3.09%) Docker
2 19 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.45%) Firmware
4 1 (0.045%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (1.75%) Kubernetes
2 38 (1.70%) Kibana
3 5 (0.22%) Terraform
4 4 (0.18%) Rancher
5 3 (0.13%) SCCM
6 2 (0.090%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.090%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.045%) Consul
7 1 (0.045%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.045%) Puppet
7 1 (0.045%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 765 (34.27%) Microsoft
2 142 (6.36%) Xamarin
3 97 (4.35%) Oracle
4 78 (3.49%) Google
5 49 (2.20%) Sitecore
6 47 (2.11%) Nintex
7 27 (1.21%) SAP
8 24 (1.08%) Atlassian
9 22 (0.99%) Cisco
10 18 (0.81%) BT
11 15 (0.67%) DevExpress
12 13 (0.58%) Telerik
13 11 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (0.40%) IBM
15 6 (0.27%) Apple
16 5 (0.22%) Facebook
16 5 (0.22%) Splunk
17 4 (0.18%) Bloomberg
17 4 (0.18%) Thunderhead
18 3 (0.13%) Cognos