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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 57 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.22% 2.20% 3.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 7.80% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 21
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +1.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
168 218 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.13% 28.20% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 144 196 269
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £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 30 July 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) WSDL
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSD
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
2 6 (85.71%) Time Management
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) MSMQ
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (42.86%) Coaching
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) WCF
6 2 (28.57%) AMQP
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 1 (14.29%) CSS
7 1 (14.29%) HTML
7 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (14.29%) Workflow
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (14.29%) MSTest
7 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
7 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (85.71%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) MSTest
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) WSDL
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSD
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
3 3 (42.86%) MSMQ
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) WF
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Time Management
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft