The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 50 81 65
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -16
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 28 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.67% 0.40% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 0.72% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 3 4
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
308 419 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 51.33% 55.64% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 265 346 263
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

LINQ
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Dorset

LINQ
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
Bournemouth +12 15 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Poole - 13 £32,000 - 2
LINQ
South West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 74 (97.37%) C#
2 73 (96.05%) .NET
2 73 (96.05%) ASP.NET
3 71 (93.42%) SQL Server
3 71 (93.42%) MVC
3 71 (93.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 54 (71.05%) Entity Framework
5 51 (67.11%) .NET Framework
6 48 (63.16%) jQuery
7 46 (60.53%) CSS
8 42 (55.26%) WCF
9 40 (52.63%) Microsoft
10 38 (50.00%) NUnit
10 38 (50.00%) Subversion
10 38 (50.00%) NHibernate
10 38 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
11 34 (44.74%) SQL
12 32 (42.11%) JavaScript
13 31 (40.79%) T-SQL
13 31 (40.79%) SDLC
14 30 (39.47%) HTML
15 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (30.26%) Scrum
16 23 (30.26%) OO
16 23 (30.26%) ASP.NET Web API
17 22 (28.95%) Web Application Development
17 22 (28.95%) Castle Windsor
17 22 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (28.95%) TDD
17 22 (28.95%) Ajax

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 16 (21.05%) IIS
2 3 (3.95%) JBoss
2 3 (3.95%) Apache
3 2 (2.63%) WordPress
3 2 (2.63%) Drupal
3 2 (2.63%) Joomla!
3 2 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (93.42%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) MySQL
3 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (50.00%) NUnit
1 38 (50.00%) Subversion
1 38 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 21 (27.63%) Visual Studio
3 16 (21.05%) Log4Net
3 16 (21.05%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (3.95%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 76 (100.00%) Developer
2 43 (56.58%) .NET Developer
3 20 (26.32%) C# Developer
4 19 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (23.68%) Web Developer
6 16 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (15.79%) Software Developer
8 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (11.84%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 1 (1.32%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (96.05%) .NET
1 73 (96.05%) ASP.NET
2 71 (93.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 54 (71.05%) Entity Framework
4 51 (67.11%) .NET Framework
5 48 (63.16%) jQuery
6 46 (60.53%) CSS
7 42 (55.26%) WCF
8 38 (50.00%) NHibernate
9 30 (39.47%) HTML
10 23 (30.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (28.95%) Castle Windsor
11 22 (28.95%) Ajax
11 22 (28.95%) MonoRail
12 18 (23.68%) Razor View Engine
13 16 (21.05%) JSON
13 16 (21.05%) ELMAH
13 16 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (19.74%) AngularJS
14 15 (19.74%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.95%) Social Network
2 2 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (93.42%) MVC
2 31 (40.79%) SDLC
3 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (30.26%) Scrum
4 23 (30.26%) OO
5 22 (28.95%) Web Application Development
5 22 (28.95%) TDD
6 17 (22.37%) SOA
7 16 (21.05%) Time Management
7 16 (21.05%) Active Record
8 15 (19.74%) Web Development
9 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.21%) QMS
11 4 (5.26%) OOP
12 3 (3.95%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 74 (97.37%) C#
2 34 (44.74%) SQL
3 32 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 31 (40.79%) T-SQL
5 15 (19.74%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.95%) Java
7 2 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (25.00%) MCSD
3 16 (21.05%) MCP
4 12 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 40 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) Zend
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago