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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 299 335 314
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -21
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 5 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.048% 0.032% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.085% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 17
Average salary £37,449 £50,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.10% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,735 £50,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,235 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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
3496 4699 4602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 33.47% 37.24% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3014 4069 4074
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) LINQ
4 10 (76.92%) CSS
5 9 (69.23%) jQuery
5 9 (69.23%) Entity Framework
6 8 (61.54%) TDD
6 8 (61.54%) MVC
6 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
7 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
7 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
7 7 (53.85%) JSON
7 7 (53.85%) HTML5
8 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
8 6 (46.15%) XML
9 5 (38.46%) OO
9 5 (38.46%) Ajax
9 5 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (38.46%) Node.js
9 5 (38.46%) CSS3
9 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
10 4 (30.77%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (30.77%) D3.js
10 4 (30.77%) Facebook
10 4 (30.77%) Jasmine
10 4 (30.77%) Express

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 5 (38.46%) Node.js
2 2 (15.38%) Sitefinity
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 4 (30.77%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (30.77%) Jasmine
1 4 (30.77%) Grunt
1 4 (30.77%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (23.08%) NUnit
3 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.69%) Log4Net
4 1 (7.69%) Moq
4 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (30.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Director
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
3 11 (84.62%) LINQ
4 10 (76.92%) CSS
5 9 (69.23%) jQuery
5 9 (69.23%) Entity Framework
6 7 (53.85%) HTML5
6 7 (53.85%) JSON
6 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
7 6 (46.15%) XML
7 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
8 5 (38.46%) CSS3
8 5 (38.46%) Ajax
8 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
9 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (30.77%) Web Services
9 4 (30.77%) WCF
9 4 (30.77%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Phone 7
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Phone 8
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) OOD
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) MVVM
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) Objective-C
4 4 (30.77%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) XAML
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Facebook
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft