The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ to SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 245 236 286
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +50
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 14 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.071% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 7
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +14.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £49,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £37,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
LINQ to SQL
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2908 2888 3955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.41% 40.93% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2463 2645 3474
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL across the East of England region.

LINQ to SQL Salary Trend in the East of England

LINQ to SQL
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

LINQ to SQL Salary Histogram in the East of England

LINQ to SQL
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Cambridgeshire - 11 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire -8 3 £32,500 -38.09%
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
LINQ to SQL
England

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL.

1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 20 (95.24%) LINQ
3 19 (90.48%) WCF
3 19 (90.48%) C#
4 14 (66.67%) Finance
5 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
6 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
7 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
7 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
7 10 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
8 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
9 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (33.33%) WinForms
10 6 (28.57%) TDD
10 6 (28.57%) jQuery
10 6 (28.57%) HTML
10 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
10 6 (28.57%) Windows
10 6 (28.57%) HTML5
11 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (23.81%) Multithreading
11 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (23.81%) OOP
11 5 (23.81%) Web Services

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 5 (23.81%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (4.76%) Moq
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 9 (42.86%) .NET Software Engineer
3 9 (42.86%) .NET Programmer
3 9 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 9 (42.86%) Programmer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 2 (9.52%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
7 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior SharePoint Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) LINQ
3 19 (90.48%) WCF
4 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
5 10 (47.62%) .NET Framework
6 9 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (33.33%) WinForms
8 6 (28.57%) jQuery
8 6 (28.57%) HTML
8 6 (28.57%) HTML5
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (23.81%) Web Services
9 5 (23.81%) ADO.NET
9 5 (23.81%) Middleware
9 5 (23.81%) WPF
9 5 (23.81%) Silverlight
10 4 (19.05%) Backbone.js
10 4 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
2 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) Multithreading
4 5 (23.81%) OOP
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) MVC
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 4 (19.05%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (19.05%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (14.29%) Product Management
6 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Workflow
7 1 (4.76%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) OOD
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 19 (90.48%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) VB
6 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.76%) VB6
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft