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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 56 66 93
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +27
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 34 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.67% 2.25% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.73% 4.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 0
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
593 408 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 63.97% 54.11% 63.11%
Number of salaries quoted 531 347 511
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Brighton

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 75 (100.00%) C#
2 72 (96.00%) .NET
3 66 (88.00%) MVC
4 65 (86.67%) HTML
4 65 (86.67%) JavaScript
5 64 (85.33%) SQL
6 61 (81.33%) CSS
7 50 (66.67%) ASP.NET
8 47 (62.67%) SQL Server
9 43 (57.33%) jQuery
10 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 32 (42.67%) Razor View Engine
12 29 (38.67%) T-SQL
12 29 (38.67%) Ajax
12 29 (38.67%) SQL Server 2012
13 21 (28.00%) Web Services
13 21 (28.00%) NHibernate
13 21 (28.00%) Web Development
13 21 (28.00%) JSON
13 21 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 21 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
13 21 (28.00%) SaaS
13 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (24.00%) Degree
15 15 (20.00%) XML
16 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
17 12 (16.00%) TDD
18 11 (14.67%) Visual Studio
19 10 (13.33%) MS Excel

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (28.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (62.67%) SQL Server
2 29 (38.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (9.33%) SQLite
4 3 (4.00%) Big Data
4 3 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.33%) Moq
3 5 (6.67%) Subversion
4 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (5.33%) NUnit
4 4 (5.33%) SpecFlow
4 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.00%) Hudson
6 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (100.00%) Developer
2 50 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 39 (52.00%) .NET Developer
4 38 (50.67%) C# Developer
5 31 (41.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (37.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (37.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (37.33%) .NET Web Developer
6 28 (37.33%) C# Web Developer
6 28 (37.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Software Programmer
7 3 (4.00%) Systems Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Programmer
7 3 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (96.00%) .NET
2 65 (86.67%) HTML
3 61 (81.33%) CSS
4 50 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 43 (57.33%) jQuery
6 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (42.67%) Razor View Engine
7 29 (38.67%) Ajax
8 21 (28.00%) NHibernate
8 21 (28.00%) JSON
8 21 (28.00%) Web Services
8 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (20.00%) XML
10 7 (9.33%) WPF
11 4 (5.33%) WinForms
12 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (4.00%) SOAP
13 1 (1.33%) SignalR
13 1 (1.33%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.33%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (88.00%) MVC
2 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (28.00%) Web Development
4 12 (16.00%) TDD
5 7 (9.33%) OO
6 4 (5.33%) Scrum
7 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.00%) SOA
7 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.00%) Workflow
7 3 (4.00%) Data Management
8 1 (1.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) C#
2 65 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 64 (85.33%) SQL
4 29 (38.67%) T-SQL
5 7 (9.33%) VB
5 7 (9.33%) VB.NET
5 7 (9.33%) VB6
5 7 (9.33%) Lua
6 3 (4.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Microsoft