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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 58 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 28 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.09% - 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.02% - 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 7
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
349 257 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 51.02% 38.88% 48.88%
Number of salaries quoted 303 220 285
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014. 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 - 17 £35,000 - 3
Poole - 7 £32,000 - 1
LINQ
South West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
3 29 (93.55%) C#
4 25 (80.65%) MVC
5 24 (77.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (70.97%) .NET Framework
6 22 (70.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
8 20 (64.52%) HTML
8 20 (64.52%) CSS
9 17 (54.84%) jQuery
10 14 (45.16%) Scrum
10 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (45.16%) WCF
11 13 (41.94%) SQL
11 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
12 12 (38.71%) Razor View Engine
13 10 (32.26%) Ajax
13 10 (32.26%) Web Application Development
14 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
14 9 (29.03%) Web Services
14 9 (29.03%) OO
14 9 (29.03%) TDD
14 9 (29.03%) NUnit
14 9 (29.03%) Subversion
14 9 (29.03%) NHibernate
14 9 (29.03%) Social Network
14 9 (29.03%) MonoRail

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) NUnit
1 9 (29.03%) Subversion
1 9 (29.03%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (19.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Software Developer
3 11 (35.48%) .NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
3 24 (77.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (70.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 22 (70.97%) .NET Framework
5 20 (64.52%) HTML
5 20 (64.52%) CSS
6 17 (54.84%) jQuery
7 14 (45.16%) WCF
8 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (38.71%) Razor View Engine
10 10 (32.26%) Ajax
11 9 (29.03%) NHibernate
11 9 (29.03%) MonoRail
11 9 (29.03%) Web Services
11 9 (29.03%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
13 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 7 (22.58%) REST
13 7 (22.58%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) MVC
2 14 (45.16%) Scrum
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Web Application Development
4 9 (29.03%) OO
4 9 (29.03%) TDD
5 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
6 7 (22.58%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) C#
2 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
3 13 (41.94%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
5 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
6 5 (16.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago