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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 43 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 26 5 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.37% 1.02% 3.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.35% 2.04% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 37
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
229 245 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 38.49% 50.10% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 206 203 371
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (97.67%) C#
2 42 (97.67%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (90.70%) Scrum
3 39 (90.70%) SQL Server
4 35 (81.40%) ASP.NET
5 32 (74.42%) WCF
6 29 (67.44%) MVC
7 28 (65.12%) TDD
7 28 (65.12%) NUnit
7 28 (65.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (65.12%) Rhino Mocks
8 21 (48.84%) OO
8 21 (48.84%) Castle Windsor
8 21 (48.84%) Web Application Development
8 21 (48.84%) MonoRail
8 21 (48.84%) Subversion
8 21 (48.84%) Ajax
8 21 (48.84%) NHibernate
8 21 (48.84%) Social Network
9 19 (44.19%) IIS
10 18 (41.86%) SQL
11 15 (34.88%) WSDL
11 15 (34.88%) XML
11 15 (34.88%) XSD
11 15 (34.88%) XSLT
11 15 (34.88%) Windows
12 14 (32.56%) Visual Studio
12 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
12 14 (32.56%) Time Management

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 19 (44.19%) IIS
2 7 (16.28%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (90.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (65.12%) NUnit
1 28 (65.12%) Rhino Mocks
2 21 (48.84%) Subversion
3 14 (32.56%) Visual Studio
4 7 (16.28%) MSTest
4 7 (16.28%) NSubstitute
Job Titles
1 42 (97.67%) Developer
2 23 (53.49%) .NET Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Senior Software Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Software Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (81.40%) ASP.NET
3 32 (74.42%) WCF
4 28 (65.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (48.84%) Castle Windsor
5 21 (48.84%) MonoRail
5 21 (48.84%) Ajax
5 21 (48.84%) NHibernate
6 15 (34.88%) WSDL
6 15 (34.88%) XML
6 15 (34.88%) XSD
6 15 (34.88%) XSLT
7 10 (23.26%) CSS
7 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (20.93%) MSMQ
9 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
9 7 (16.28%) jQuery
9 7 (16.28%) LINQ to SQL
10 4 (9.30%) WPF
11 3 (6.98%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) Social Network
2 2 (4.65%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (97.67%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (90.70%) Scrum
3 29 (67.44%) MVC
4 28 (65.12%) TDD
5 21 (48.84%) OO
5 21 (48.84%) Web Application Development
6 14 (32.56%) Time Management
7 7 (16.28%) BDD
7 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
7 7 (16.28%) SOA
7 7 (16.28%) Workflow
7 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
7 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Coaching
8 1 (2.33%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) C#
2 18 (41.86%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) Java
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
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