The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 70 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 3 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.54% 2.33% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 4.88% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 3
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
292 369 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 52.24% 47.86% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 257 308 325
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +2 3 £35,000 -
LINQ
South West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 13 (92.86%) Entity Framework
2 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (71.43%) TDD
5 9 (64.29%) Finance
5 9 (64.29%) SQL
5 9 (64.29%) SDLC
6 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
6 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
6 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
7 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (42.86%) BDD
9 5 (35.71%) Web Development
9 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
9 5 (35.71%) CSS
9 5 (35.71%) HTML
9 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (35.71%) jQuery
10 4 (28.57%) Degree
10 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
10 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 8 (57.14%) C# Developer
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (35.71%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
6 4 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
6 4 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Developer
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) Entity Framework
3 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 2 (14.29%) J2EE
6 2 (14.29%) Spring
6 2 (14.29%) Struts
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Compact Framework
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) TDD
4 9 (64.29%) SDLC
5 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (42.86%) BDD
7 5 (35.71%) Web Development
8 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 2 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 2 (14.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
5 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.14%) Telerik
2 1 (7.14%) Xamarin