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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 74 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.56% 1.50% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.10% 3.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 0
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
364 299 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 51.05% 44.83% 37.54%
Number of salaries quoted 303 267 168
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £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 1 October 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 -5 3 £35,000 +22.80% 1
LINQ
South West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) NHibernate
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) NUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Social Network
4 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
4 3 (50.00%) MonoRail
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
4 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) VB

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
1 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) NHibernate
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
4 3 (50.00%) MonoRail
4 3 (50.00%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) XSLT
6 1 (16.67%) WPF
6 1 (16.67%) WinForms
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Social Network
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago