The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ to SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 56 56 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.58% 1.79% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.37% 4.49% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £32,500 £59,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.91% +12.38%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -3.33%
LINQ to SQL
Bedfordshire

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 Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
146 156 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 42.44% 39.80% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 142 137 63
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

LINQ to SQL Salary Trend in Bedford

LINQ to SQL
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL.

1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft