Period
to 28 February 2021

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 28 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
28 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 262 208 228
Rank change year-on-year -54 +20 -40
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 901 2,002 2,264
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.22% 1.63% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.94% 4.19% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1,996 2,204
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +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 30,684 47,755 59,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.48% 38.84% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25,422 39,586 49,761
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £34,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Entity Framework
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Entity Framework in the UK

Entity Framework
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Entity Framework.

Salary trend for Entity Framework in the UK

Entity Framework
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Entity Framework over the 6 months to 28 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Entity Framework in the UK

Entity Framework
Top 17 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 28 February 2021. 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 -50 802 £52,500 +10.53% 352
UK excluding London -16 662 £47,500 +5.56% 311
South East +20 244 £55,000 +10.00% 82
London -83 218 £75,000 +36.36% 74
Work from Home -96 206 £50,000 +11.11% 72
Midlands +60 140 £45,000 - 58
North of England -86 98 £47,500 +5.56% 84
West Midlands +57 91 £45,000 - 34
South West -12 74 £46,250 +8.82% 34
North West -20 71 £47,500 +7.95% 51
Scotland +31 64 £42,500 -5.56% 20
East Midlands +16 49 £44,500 +4.71% 24
East of England +19 19 £42,500 -13.71% 20
Yorkshire -73 19 £45,000 - 30
Wales +32 17 £32,500 -13.33% 8
North East +18 8 £38,250 +9.29% 3
Northern Ireland -8 6 £33,500 -16.25% 5

For the 6 months to 28 February 2021, 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.

1 870 (96.56%) .NET
2 869 (96.45%) C#
3 834 (92.56%) .NET Framework
4 573 (63.60%) MVC
5 569 (63.15%) SQL Server
6 545 (60.49%) JavaScript
7 532 (59.05%) Agile Software Development
8 522 (57.94%) .NET Core
9 517 (57.38%) Azure
10 515 (57.16%) SQL
11 500 (55.49%) CSS
12 433 (48.06%) ASP.NET
13 381 (42.29%) HTML
14 363 (40.29%) React
15 357 (39.62%) ASP.NET Web API
16 332 (36.85%) DevOps
17 330 (36.63%) AngularJS
18 300 (33.30%) jQuery
19 274 (30.41%) Microservices
20 248 (27.52%) ASP.NET MVC
21 246 (27.30%) Microsoft
22 236 (26.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 226 (25.08%) Git (software)
24 224 (24.86%) TDD
25 217 (24.08%) SOLID
26 215 (23.86%) T-SQL
27 207 (22.97%) Web Services
28 167 (18.53%) Test Automation
29 163 (18.09%) Team Foundation Server
30 161 (17.87%) Scrum

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 93 (10.32%) SharePoint
2 55 (6.10%) IIS
3 34 (3.77%) NServiceBus
4 30 (3.33%) CMS
5 29 (3.22%) Umbraco
6 20 (2.22%) Kentico
7 19 (2.11%) Confluence
7 19 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
8 17 (1.89%) WordPress
9 15 (1.66%) EPiServer
10 6 (0.67%) Drupal
11 5 (0.55%) nginx
12 4 (0.44%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.44%) OpenROAD
12 4 (0.44%) Sitefinity
13 1 (0.11%) Apache
13 1 (0.11%) Documentum
13 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.22%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 66 (7.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.89%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 15 (1.66%) nopCommerce
4 3 (0.33%) Magento
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 517 (57.38%) Azure
2 122 (13.54%) AWS
3 107 (11.88%) PaaS
4 56 (6.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 37 (4.11%) SaaS
5 37 (4.11%) Serverless
6 32 (3.55%) Power Platform
7 30 (3.33%) IaaS
8 22 (2.44%) npm
9 21 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
10 15 (1.66%) Azure Functions
11 9 (1.00%) GitHub
12 8 (0.89%) GCP
13 7 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (0.78%) Power Automate
13 7 (0.78%) PowerApps
14 6 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.67%) Logic Apps
14 6 (0.67%) Slack
15 4 (0.44%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.44%) HTTP
2 28 (3.11%) Skype
3 3 (0.33%) Internet
3 3 (0.33%) Intranet
4 2 (0.22%) FTP
5 1 (0.11%) DNS
5 1 (0.11%) RFID
5 1 (0.11%) SSL
5 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 569 (63.15%) SQL Server
2 82 (9.10%) NoSQL
3 46 (5.11%) Relational Database
4 33 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 31 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (2.66%) Azure SQL Database
6 24 (2.66%) MySQL
6 24 (2.66%) Power BI
7 22 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (1.78%) MongoDB
9 15 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (1.66%) SQL Server 2016
10 14 (1.55%) Cosmos DB
11 12 (1.33%) Redis
12 9 (1.00%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.89%) MS Access
14 7 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.78%) SQLite
15 6 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 226 (25.08%) Git (software)
2 163 (18.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 115 (12.76%) Visual Studio Team System
4 98 (10.88%) Visual Studio
5 78 (8.66%) NUnit
6 44 (4.88%) JIRA
7 40 (4.44%) TeamCity
8 33 (3.66%) Octopus Deploy
9 30 (3.33%) Bitbucket
9 30 (3.33%) MSTest
10 21 (2.33%) Jenkins
10 21 (2.33%) Selenium
11 19 (2.11%) Moq
12 17 (1.89%) MSI
12 17 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 17 (1.89%) Subversion
13 16 (1.78%) Jasmine
13 16 (1.78%) WiX
14 15 (1.66%) gulp
14 15 (1.66%) jspm
General
1 122 (13.54%) Finance
2 43 (4.77%) Back Office
3 35 (3.88%) Marketing
4 26 (2.89%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.55%) Automotive
6 20 (2.22%) Public Sector
7 19 (2.11%) Retail
8 13 (1.44%) Banking
8 13 (1.44%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.33%) Front Office
10 11 (1.22%) Electronics
11 9 (1.00%) Local Government
12 6 (0.67%) Advertising
12 6 (0.67%) Games
13 5 (0.55%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.44%) Legal
15 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.11%) Law
15 1 (0.11%) Police
15 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 811 (90.01%) Developer
2 375 (41.62%) .NET Developer
3 326 (36.18%) C# Developer
4 287 (31.85%) Senior Developer
5 269 (29.86%) Software Developer
6 205 (22.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 128 (14.21%) Senior .NET Developer
8 116 (12.87%) Full Stack Developer
9 114 (12.65%) Senior C# Developer
10 98 (10.88%) Azure Developer
11 89 (9.88%) C# Software Developer
12 80 (8.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 67 (7.44%) SQL Developer
14 62 (6.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 60 (6.66%) .NET Software Developer
16 55 (6.10%) Senior Full Stack Developer
17 53 (5.88%) Senior SQL Developer
18 47 (5.22%) Senior Software Developer
19 42 (4.66%) Angular Developer
20 33 (3.66%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 870 (96.56%) .NET
2 834 (92.56%) .NET Framework
3 522 (57.94%) .NET Core
4 500 (55.49%) CSS
5 433 (48.06%) ASP.NET
6 381 (42.29%) HTML
7 363 (40.29%) React
8 357 (39.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 330 (36.63%) AngularJS
10 300 (33.30%) jQuery
11 248 (27.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 236 (26.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 207 (22.97%) Web Services
14 150 (16.65%) REST
15 128 (14.21%) LINQ
16 116 (12.87%) Vue.js
17 103 (11.43%) ASP.NET Core
18 94 (10.43%) HTML5
19 88 (9.77%) RESTful
20 75 (8.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 111 (12.32%) N-Tier
2 84 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (8.21%) Greenfield Project
4 67 (7.44%) User Experience
5 39 (4.33%) Reinsurance
6 36 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
7 35 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
8 29 (3.22%) Algorithms
9 26 (2.89%) Data Structures
9 26 (2.89%) Renewable Energy
10 25 (2.77%) LIMS
11 20 (2.22%) iPhone
12 19 (2.11%) Mobile App
13 16 (1.78%) Client/Server
13 16 (1.78%) Web 2.0
14 14 (1.55%) NHS
15 12 (1.33%) Cloud Native
15 12 (1.33%) Virtual Team
16 9 (1.00%) RIA
17 8 (0.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 94 (10.43%) Windows
2 32 (3.55%) Android
2 32 (3.55%) Windows Server
3 10 (1.11%) Linux
4 9 (1.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 573 (63.60%) MVC
2 532 (59.05%) Agile Software Development
3 332 (36.85%) DevOps
4 274 (30.41%) Microservices
5 224 (24.86%) TDD
6 217 (24.08%) SOLID
7 167 (18.53%) Test Automation
8 161 (17.87%) Scrum
9 156 (17.31%) SOA
10 150 (16.65%) Continuous Integration
11 147 (16.32%) OO
12 109 (12.10%) Software Engineering
13 104 (11.54%) UML
14 98 (10.88%) Deployment Automation
15 97 (10.77%) Mentoring
16 96 (10.65%) Unit Testing
17 82 (9.10%) SDLC
17 82 (9.10%) Web Development
18 79 (8.77%) CRM
19 77 (8.55%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 869 (96.45%) C#
2 545 (60.49%) JavaScript
3 515 (57.16%) SQL
4 215 (23.86%) T-SQL
5 153 (16.98%) TypeScript
6 85 (9.43%) PowerShell
7 51 (5.66%) Java
8 31 (3.44%) C++
9 30 (3.33%) VB.NET
10 29 (3.22%) VB
11 13 (1.44%) XAML
12 11 (1.22%) Python
13 8 (0.89%) C
14 7 (0.78%) R
15 6 (0.67%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.55%) PHP
17 4 (0.44%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.44%) Ingres ABF
18 3 (0.33%) ES6
18 3 (0.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 103 (11.43%) Degree
2 26 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.44%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.55%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.11%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.22%) QA
2 14 (1.55%) WAI
3 3 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (8.55%) Docker
2 4 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 88 (9.77%) Terraform
2 50 (5.55%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (4.66%) Kubernetes
4 8 (0.89%) MIIS
5 7 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.44%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 246 (27.30%) Microsoft
2 77 (8.55%) Nintex
3 33 (3.66%) Xamarin
4 27 (3.00%) Google
5 20 (2.22%) Oracle
6 17 (1.89%) Sitecore
6 17 (1.89%) Sparx
7 13 (1.44%) Telerik
8 12 (1.33%) SAP
9 9 (1.00%) HubSpot
10 8 (0.89%) Atlassian
10 8 (0.89%) Blue Prism
11 6 (0.67%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.55%) Databricks
12 5 (0.55%) Xero
13 4 (0.44%) Actian
13 4 (0.44%) MuleSoft
13 4 (0.44%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.44%) VMware
14 1 (0.11%) jBASE