The first table below looks at the demand for LINQ to SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 97 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.17% 0.093% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.29% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
369 342 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.98% 31.90% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 334 330 290
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ to SQL
East of England

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

LINQ to SQL Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) LINQ
2 16 (94.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (94.12%) .NET Framework
2 16 (94.12%) Subversion
2 16 (94.12%) T-SQL
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Multithreading
3 15 (88.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 15 (88.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (88.24%) ADO.NET
3 15 (88.24%) C#
3 15 (88.24%) WinForms
3 15 (88.24%) WCF
4 14 (82.35%) SharePoint
5 13 (76.47%) Scrum
6 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
6 12 (70.59%) WPF
6 12 (70.59%) Silverlight
6 12 (70.59%) Middleware
6 12 (70.59%) Visual Studio
7 11 (64.71%) Relational Database
8 9 (52.94%) Project Management
8 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
8 9 (52.94%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 14 (82.35%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (64.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Subversion
1 16 (94.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (70.59%) Visual Studio
3 4 (23.53%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (23.53%) Moq
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Architect
3 8 (47.06%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (29.41%) Lead Developer
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Technical Leader
5 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Technical Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
7 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
7 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Architect
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Architect
8 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior SharePoint Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) LINQ
2 16 (94.12%) .NET Framework
3 15 (88.24%) WCF
3 15 (88.24%) WinForms
3 15 (88.24%) ADO.NET
3 15 (88.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 12 (70.59%) Middleware
4 12 (70.59%) WPF
4 12 (70.59%) Silverlight
5 5 (29.41%) Ajax
5 5 (29.41%) CSS
5 5 (29.41%) Web Services
5 5 (29.41%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Multithreading
2 13 (76.47%) Scrum
3 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
4 9 (52.94%) Project Management
4 9 (52.94%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (47.06%) Product Management
5 8 (47.06%) Business Analysis
5 8 (47.06%) TDD
6 7 (41.18%) OO
6 7 (41.18%) OOD
7 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (23.53%) MVC
9 3 (17.65%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
10 2 (11.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (94.12%) T-SQL
3 15 (88.24%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) XPath
6 1 (5.88%) Delphi
6 1 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) VB6
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
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