The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 62 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 17 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.58% 1.80% 2.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.85% 3.91% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 22
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
LINQ
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
192 307 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.14% 46.10% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 169 258 256
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

LINQ
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Basingstoke region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Basingstoke

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ.

1 41 (100.00%) C#
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (97.56%) ASP.NET
2 40 (97.56%) MVC
2 40 (97.56%) WCF
2 40 (97.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 36 (87.80%) Subversion
4 31 (75.61%) Scrum
4 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (75.61%) TDD
4 31 (75.61%) NUnit
4 31 (75.61%) Rhino Mocks
4 31 (75.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (68.29%) Ajax
6 27 (65.85%) OO
6 27 (65.85%) NHibernate
6 27 (65.85%) MonoRail
6 27 (65.85%) Social Network
6 27 (65.85%) Castle Windsor
6 27 (65.85%) Web Application Development
7 22 (53.66%) Razor View Engine
7 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 14 (34.15%) jQuery
8 14 (34.15%) IIS
8 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
9 13 (31.71%) SOA
10 10 (24.39%) T-SQL
10 10 (24.39%) HTML
10 10 (24.39%) XML

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (34.15%) IIS
2 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (75.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (87.80%) Subversion
2 31 (75.61%) NUnit
2 31 (75.61%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (21.95%) SoapUI
3 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
3 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.76%) MSTest
4 4 (9.76%) NSubstitute
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Developer
2 28 (68.29%) .NET Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.20%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.88%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (97.56%) ASP.NET
2 40 (97.56%) WCF
2 40 (97.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 28 (68.29%) Ajax
4 27 (65.85%) NHibernate
4 27 (65.85%) MonoRail
4 27 (65.85%) Castle Windsor
5 22 (53.66%) Razor View Engine
5 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 14 (34.15%) jQuery
7 10 (24.39%) HTML
7 10 (24.39%) XML
8 9 (21.95%) SOAP
8 9 (21.95%) Web Services
8 9 (21.95%) MFC
8 9 (21.95%) HTML5
9 5 (12.20%) CSS
10 4 (9.76%) LINQ to SQL
10 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 27 (65.85%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
1 9 (21.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) MVC
2 31 (75.61%) Scrum
2 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (75.61%) TDD
3 27 (65.85%) OO
3 27 (65.85%) Web Application Development
4 13 (31.71%) SOA
5 9 (21.95%) UML
5 9 (21.95%) OOD
5 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
5 9 (21.95%) Multithreading
6 4 (9.76%) Workflow
6 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.76%) BDD
6 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 10 (24.39%) T-SQL
4 9 (21.95%) C++
5 5 (12.20%) SQL
6 4 (9.76%) Java
7 2 (4.88%) VC++
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago