The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ to SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
London / City of London
Rank 223 260 316
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +56
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.015% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.040% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Median salary - £55,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.24%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1882 2495 3410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.45% 36.43% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1704 2206 3013
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing LINQ to SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

LINQ to SQL Salary Trend in the City of London

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for LINQ to SQL.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) XML
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) LINQ
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) OO
4 6 (60.00%) TDD
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (40.00%) HTML5
6 4 (40.00%) JSON
6 4 (40.00%) QA
6 4 (40.00%) WCF
6 4 (40.00%) DevOps
6 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (40.00%) CSS3
6 4 (40.00%) Scrum
6 4 (40.00%) Retail
6 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (40.00%) SOA
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) NUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 10 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 10 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Developer
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior SQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) LINQ
2 7 (70.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) WF
5 3 (30.00%) WinForms
5 3 (30.00%) XSLT
6 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
5 3 (30.00%) Global Marketing
5 3 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) MCPD
1 3 (30.00%) MCTS
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA