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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 253 309 341
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +32
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 3 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.048% 0.057% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Median salary £65,000 £53,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.93% -10.41%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
LINQ to SQL
London

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
2533 3644 4684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.43% 34.66% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2317 3145 4007
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

LINQ to SQL Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) XAML
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP

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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) SignalR
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) API Development
1 1 (33.33%) Asynchronous Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (33.33%) Game Development
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) MVVM
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XAML
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft