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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 61 75
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 3.06% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 8.21% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 7
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
168 268 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.92% 37.27% 44.89%
Number of salaries quoted 148 261 280
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 22 May 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 20 (83.33%) C#
4 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (75.00%) WSDL
5 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (75.00%) Visual Studio
5 18 (75.00%) XML
5 18 (75.00%) XSD
5 18 (75.00%) XSLT
5 18 (75.00%) Windows
5 18 (75.00%) Time Management
6 17 (70.83%) IIS
6 17 (70.83%) Scrum
7 16 (66.67%) SQL
8 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
8 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (41.67%) MSMQ
10 9 (37.50%) WCF
10 9 (37.50%) AMQP
11 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
11 6 (25.00%) TDD
11 6 (25.00%) NUnit
11 6 (25.00%) MVC
12 5 (20.83%) Subversion
12 5 (20.83%) OO
12 5 (20.83%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (20.83%) Web Application Development
12 5 (20.83%) Ajax

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (70.83%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (25.00%) NUnit
3 5 (20.83%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) MSTest
4 1 (4.17%) NSubstitute
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (75.00%) WSDL
2 18 (75.00%) XML
2 18 (75.00%) XSD
2 18 (75.00%) XSLT
3 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
3 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (41.67%) MSMQ
5 9 (37.50%) WCF
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (20.83%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (20.83%) Ajax
7 5 (20.83%) NHibernate
7 5 (20.83%) MonoRail
8 3 (12.50%) CSS
9 2 (8.33%) HTML
9 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET
9 2 (8.33%) WPF
10 1 (4.17%) LINQ to SQL
10 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) Time Management
3 17 (70.83%) Scrum
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
4 6 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.83%) OO
5 5 (20.83%) Web Application Development
6 4 (16.67%) Coaching
7 1 (4.17%) BDD
7 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) SOA
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) Java
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft