Period
to 21 August 2017

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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 222 209
Rank change year-on-year +36 -13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Entity Framework 3312 3034 3642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.88% 1.54% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.64% 3.97% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3020 2852 3412
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Entity Framework is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 71321 76425 82669
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.52% 38.78% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 59279 66362 70509
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 21 August 2017.

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 21 August 2017. 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 +24 3071 £45,000 - 210
UK excluding London +34 2275 £40,000 - 172
London +42 972 £55,250 -3.91% 47
South East +50 629 £42,500 -5.56% 31
North of England -9 605 £37,500 -6.25% 54
North West +3 381 £37,500 -6.25% 31
Midlands +44 363 £41,500 +3.75% 30
South West +51 258 £40,750 +6.19% 29
East of England -12 250 £45,000 - 18
West Midlands +22 232 £40,000 - 11
Yorkshire -17 177 £37,500 -6.25% 22
East Midlands +45 139 £35,000 -12.50% 19
Scotland +52 127 £45,000 +4.05% 7
North East -13 47 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Wales +38 46 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Northern Ireland - 5 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 August 2017, IT jobs citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 3209 (96.89%) C#
2 3189 (96.29%) .NET
3 3119 (94.17%) .NET Framework
4 2846 (85.93%) MVC
5 2533 (76.48%) ASP.NET
6 2482 (74.94%) SQL Server
7 2011 (60.72%) JavaScript
8 1972 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
9 1930 (58.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1767 (53.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1573 (47.49%) HTML
12 1565 (47.25%) TDD
13 1509 (45.56%) AngularJS
14 1437 (43.39%) SQL
15 1385 (41.82%) CSS
16 1342 (40.52%) WCF
17 1027 (31.01%) jQuery
18 979 (29.56%) Microsoft
19 944 (28.50%) RESTful
20 923 (27.87%) BDD
21 889 (26.84%) Git (software)
22 745 (22.49%) Web Services
23 712 (21.50%) Scrum
24 711 (21.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 701 (21.17%) NoSQL
26 686 (20.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 669 (20.20%) Web Application Development
28 649 (19.60%) Microsoft Azure
29 645 (19.47%) HTML5
30 632 (19.08%) Node.js

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
1 225 (6.79%) IIS
2 193 (5.83%) CMS
3 145 (4.38%) Umbraco
4 74 (2.23%) SharePoint
5 66 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
6 56 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 43 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
8 41 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
9 36 (1.09%) EPiServer
10 26 (0.79%) NServiceBus
11 20 (0.60%) Apache
12 19 (0.57%) Drupal
13 16 (0.48%) Alfresco
13 16 (0.48%) Hyperledger
14 15 (0.45%) Confluence
15 12 (0.36%) MS Project Server
16 10 (0.30%) K2 blackpearl
17 9 (0.27%) Ethereum
17 9 (0.27%) Tomcat
18 6 (0.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 77 (2.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (1.78%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 17 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.091%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.060%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.030%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 28 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.12%) nopCommerce
3 4 (0.12%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.030%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.030%) Magento
4 1 (0.030%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.030%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.030%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.030%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 649 (19.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 240 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (1.36%) SaaS
4 41 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
5 35 (1.06%) GitHub
6 29 (0.88%) PaaS
7 22 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (0.63%) Azure Machine Learning
9 15 (0.45%) Firebase
10 12 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
11 8 (0.24%) Office 365
12 7 (0.21%) Slack
13 5 (0.15%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.12%) Azure Data Factory
15 2 (0.060%) iPaaS
16 1 (0.030%) Amazon S3
16 1 (0.030%) Bluemix
16 1 (0.030%) Force.com
16 1 (0.030%) Google Play
16 1 (0.030%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (2.60%) Internet
2 41 (1.24%) Intranet
3 40 (1.21%) HTTP
3 40 (1.21%) TCP/IP
4 16 (0.48%) RS-232
5 15 (0.45%) Ethernet
6 12 (0.36%) Kerberos
7 11 (0.33%) Extranet
8 7 (0.21%) SMS
9 6 (0.18%) Broadband
10 5 (0.15%) IMAP
10 5 (0.15%) SMTP
11 4 (0.12%) Firewall
11 4 (0.12%) WinSCP
12 3 (0.091%) DNS
12 3 (0.091%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.060%) Bluetooth
13 2 (0.060%) Skype
13 2 (0.060%) SSL
14 1 (0.030%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2482 (74.94%) SQL Server
2 701 (21.17%) NoSQL
3 391 (11.81%) SQL Server 2016
4 342 (10.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 271 (8.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 250 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 214 (6.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 212 (6.40%) MongoDB
9 209 (6.31%) Relational Database
10 201 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 121 (3.65%) MySQL
12 73 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
13 63 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 59 (1.78%) Azure SQL Database
14 59 (1.78%) RDBMS
15 56 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
16 50 (1.51%) Redis
17 41 (1.24%) DocumentDB
18 31 (0.94%) Blockchain
19 30 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 889 (26.84%) Git (software)
2 632 (19.08%) Visual Studio
3 487 (14.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 293 (8.85%) NUnit
5 218 (6.58%) TeamCity
6 179 (5.40%) Subversion
7 153 (4.62%) JIRA
8 121 (3.65%) SpecFlow
9 115 (3.47%) Octopus Deploy
10 103 (3.11%) Selenium
11 94 (2.84%) Jenkins
12 90 (2.72%) Moq
13 69 (2.08%) Jasmine
14 64 (1.93%) MSTest
15 63 (1.90%) NuGet
15 63 (1.90%) webpack
16 57 (1.72%) gulp
17 53 (1.60%) Protractor
18 44 (1.33%) Rhino Mocks
19 42 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 443 (13.38%) Finance
2 187 (5.65%) Games
3 174 (5.25%) Marketing
4 147 (4.44%) Advertising
5 105 (3.17%) Music Industry
5 105 (3.17%) Retail
6 73 (2.20%) Banking
7 60 (1.81%) Front Office
8 56 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 45 (1.36%) Financial Institution
10 40 (1.21%) Publishing
11 36 (1.09%) Legal
12 34 (1.03%) Telecoms
13 28 (0.85%) Electronics
14 24 (0.72%) Back Office
15 22 (0.66%) Law
16 17 (0.51%) Investment Banking
17 13 (0.39%) Automotive
18 8 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
19 7 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2947 (88.98%) Developer
2 2209 (66.70%) .NET Developer
3 1303 (39.34%) C# Developer
4 998 (30.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 712 (21.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 612 (18.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 598 (18.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 534 (16.12%) Senior Developer
9 397 (11.99%) Software Developer
10 327 (9.87%) Senior .NET Developer
11 287 (8.67%) Web Developer
12 252 (7.61%) .NET Software Developer
13 229 (6.91%) Full Stack Developer
14 220 (6.64%) C# Software Developer
15 219 (6.61%) Senior C# Developer
16 202 (6.10%) SQL Developer
17 179 (5.40%) .NET Web Developer
18 177 (5.34%) Software Engineer
19 155 (4.68%) C# Web Developer
20 139 (4.20%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3189 (96.29%) .NET
2 3119 (94.17%) .NET Framework
3 2533 (76.48%) ASP.NET
4 1930 (58.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1767 (53.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1573 (47.49%) HTML
7 1509 (45.56%) AngularJS
8 1385 (41.82%) CSS
9 1342 (40.52%) WCF
10 1027 (31.01%) jQuery
11 944 (28.50%) RESTful
12 745 (22.49%) Web Services
13 711 (21.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 686 (20.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 645 (19.47%) HTML5
16 632 (19.08%) Node.js
17 576 (17.39%) LINQ
18 557 (16.82%) Code First Entity Framework
19 523 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
20 499 (15.07%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 291 (8.79%) Enterprise Software
2 246 (7.43%) Computer Science
3 245 (7.40%) Greenfield Project
4 173 (5.22%) User Experience
5 162 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
6 121 (3.65%) Mobile App
7 77 (2.32%) N-Tier
8 72 (2.17%) Fintech
9 66 (1.99%) Management Information System
10 48 (1.45%) Social Network
11 39 (1.18%) Client/Server
12 38 (1.15%) Equities
12 38 (1.15%) Fixed Income
13 35 (1.06%) Social Media
14 27 (0.82%) FMCG
15 23 (0.69%) Blog
16 21 (0.63%) Online Games
17 20 (0.60%) Data Structures
17 20 (0.60%) Driving Licence
18 17 (0.51%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 310 (9.36%) Windows
2 91 (2.75%) Android
3 76 (2.29%) Apple iOS
4 23 (0.69%) Windows Server
5 19 (0.57%) Linux
6 15 (0.45%) Mac OS
6 15 (0.45%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 7 (0.21%) Unix
8 5 (0.15%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.12%) MVS
9 4 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.091%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.030%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2846 (85.93%) MVC
2 1972 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
3 1565 (47.25%) TDD
4 923 (27.87%) BDD
5 712 (21.50%) Scrum
6 669 (20.20%) Web Application Development
7 627 (18.93%) Web Development
8 525 (15.85%) OO
9 457 (13.80%) Unit Testing
10 452 (13.65%) Software Engineering
11 430 (12.98%) SOLID
12 401 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
13 315 (9.51%) SDLC
14 307 (9.27%) Dependency Injection
15 253 (7.64%) SOA
16 251 (7.58%) OOP
17 230 (6.94%) Test Automation
18 180 (5.43%) Multithreading
19 179 (5.40%) OOD
20 166 (5.01%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3209 (96.89%) C#
2 2011 (60.72%) JavaScript
3 1437 (43.39%) SQL
4 587 (17.72%) Ruby
5 532 (16.06%) T-SQL
6 216 (6.52%) VB.NET
7 188 (5.68%) TypeScript
8 138 (4.17%) Java
9 95 (2.87%) PowerShell
10 59 (1.78%) F#
11 56 (1.69%) C++
12 50 (1.51%) C
12 50 (1.51%) XAML
13 49 (1.48%) VB
14 39 (1.18%) Python
15 38 (1.15%) XPath
16 37 (1.12%) Objective-C
17 35 (1.06%) PHP
17 35 (1.06%) VBA
18 29 (0.88%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 300 (9.06%) Degree
2 64 (1.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 57 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 46 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 15 (0.45%) MCSD
7 14 (0.42%) MCAD
7 14 (0.42%) MCP
8 7 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.18%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.18%) MCTS
10 5 (0.15%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.12%) CCNA
11 4 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.060%) ISEB
12 2 (0.060%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.060%) MBA
12 2 (0.060%) MCSA
12 2 (0.060%) PMP
13 1 (0.030%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (1.96%) QA
2 12 (0.36%) SLA
3 7 (0.21%) Basel III
4 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.12%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.091%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.060%) MiFID
7 2 (0.060%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.030%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.030%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.030%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.030%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (0.85%) Active Directory
1 28 (0.85%) Docker
2 4 (0.12%) Firmware
3 2 (0.060%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 54 (1.63%) Kibana
2 28 (0.85%) Control-M
3 18 (0.54%) Kubernetes
4 7 (0.21%) Puppet
5 4 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (0.12%) Grafana
5 4 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.091%) Ansible
6 3 (0.091%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 3 (0.091%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.091%) WSUS
7 2 (0.060%) Nagios
7 2 (0.060%) SQL Sentry
8 1 (0.030%) Graphite
Vendors
1 979 (29.56%) Microsoft
2 147 (4.44%) Oracle
3 146 (4.41%) Xamarin
4 102 (3.08%) Facebook
5 91 (2.75%) Google
6 87 (2.63%) Sitecore
7 56 (1.69%) SAP
8 46 (1.39%) Atlassian
9 29 (0.88%) Telerik
10 22 (0.66%) IBM
11 17 (0.51%) AppDynamics
11 17 (0.51%) New Relic
12 16 (0.48%) Cadence
13 15 (0.45%) Adobe
14 14 (0.42%) Alias
15 11 (0.33%) Embarcadero
16 10 (0.30%) Rackspace
17 8 (0.24%) Remedy
18 7 (0.21%) JD Edwards
18 7 (0.21%) Salesforce.com