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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank - 51 38
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 0.33% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.03% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £52,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
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
138 97 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 44.95% 32.44% 31.22%
Number of salaries quoted 132 96 68
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £57,500
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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) WinForms
1 8 (100.00%) Middleware
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
1 8 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 8 (100.00%) LINQ
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 8 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
3 6 (75.00%) Product Management

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (12.50%) Moq
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Architect
2 6 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (50.00%) Developer
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Architect
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Architect
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
1 8 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 8 (100.00%) LINQ
1 8 (100.00%) Middleware
1 8 (100.00%) WinForms
1 8 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (75.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) Product Management
4 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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