The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 80 68 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 23 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.24% 2.64% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.50% 4.92% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 2
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
LINQ
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
658 528 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 64.01% 53.55% 65.26%
Number of salaries quoted 587 458 447
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

LINQ
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Brighton

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 55 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (94.55%) .NET
3 46 (83.64%) ASP.NET
4 45 (81.82%) MVC
5 42 (76.36%) CSS
5 42 (76.36%) HTML
5 42 (76.36%) JavaScript
6 36 (65.45%) jQuery
7 33 (60.00%) SQL
7 33 (60.00%) SQL Server
8 29 (52.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (36.36%) Degree
11 20 (36.36%) Razor View Engine
12 19 (34.55%) Visual Studio
13 16 (29.09%) T-SQL
13 16 (29.09%) TDD
13 16 (29.09%) Ajax
13 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (27.27%) Web Services
15 13 (23.64%) Computer Science
16 11 (20.00%) XML
17 10 (18.18%) OO
17 10 (18.18%) ISO 9001
17 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
17 10 (18.18%) VB
17 10 (18.18%) VB.NET
17 10 (18.18%) VB6
17 10 (18.18%) Lua

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.91%) SaaS
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (18.18%) SQLite
4 4 (7.27%) Big Data
5 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.36%) NUnit
2 9 (16.36%) StyleCop
3 7 (12.73%) Moq
4 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 55 (100.00%) Developer
2 39 (70.91%) C# Developer
3 36 (65.45%) .NET Developer
4 29 (52.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (45.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 25 (45.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (40.00%) Web Developer
7 16 (29.09%) .NET Web Developer
7 16 (29.09%) C# Web Developer
7 16 (29.09%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (18.18%) WPF Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (94.55%) .NET
2 46 (83.64%) ASP.NET
3 42 (76.36%) CSS
3 42 (76.36%) HTML
4 36 (65.45%) jQuery
5 29 (52.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (36.36%) Razor View Engine
7 16 (29.09%) Ajax
8 15 (27.27%) Web Services
9 11 (20.00%) XML
10 10 (18.18%) WPF
11 9 (16.36%) Entity Framework
11 9 (16.36%) WCF
11 9 (16.36%) .NET Framework
12 6 (10.91%) JSON
12 6 (10.91%) NHibernate
12 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (7.27%) SOAP
13 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.45%) Artificial Intelligence
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (81.82%) MVC
2 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (29.09%) TDD
4 10 (18.18%) OO
5 9 (16.36%) Scrum
6 6 (10.91%) Web Development
7 3 (5.45%) Data Management
7 3 (5.45%) SOA
7 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (76.36%) JavaScript
3 33 (60.00%) SQL
4 16 (29.09%) T-SQL
5 10 (18.18%) VB
5 10 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 10 (18.18%) VB6
5 10 (18.18%) Lua
6 3 (5.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (36.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft