The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 47 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 10 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.47% 0.26% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.92% 0.48% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
LINQ
South West

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 Devon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
169 208 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 58.68% 53.33% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 144 190 193
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

LINQ
Salary Trend in Devon

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Devon

LINQ
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Devon region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +10 9 £30,000 -16.66%
Okehampton - 1 - -
LINQ
South West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) MVC
2 15 (93.75%) SharePoint
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (93.75%) Ajax
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (87.50%) JSON
3 14 (87.50%) jQuery
3 14 (87.50%) VB.NET
3 14 (87.50%) MS Access
4 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (75.00%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (25.00%) WCF
7 3 (18.75%) Web Services
8 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (12.50%) HTML
8 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
8 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (6.25%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (6.25%) Ninject
9 1 (6.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 1 (6.25%) NServiceBus
9 1 (6.25%) Kendo UI

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (93.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) NServiceBus
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (87.50%) MS Access
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) C# Web Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 15 (93.75%) Ajax
3 14 (87.50%) jQuery
3 14 (87.50%) JSON
4 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (25.00%) WCF
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 2 (12.50%) HTML
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (6.25%) CSS
8 1 (6.25%) HTML5
8 1 (6.25%) Kendo UI
8 1 (6.25%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (6.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (6.25%) Ninject
8 1 (6.25%) SignalR
8 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) MVC
2 12 (75.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.25%) MVVM
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Telerik