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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 255 265 261
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 6 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.081% 0.12% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 4
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,850 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
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
2916 3477 3379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.26% 41.32% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2487 3011 3058
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 22 May 2015.

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 22 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
Cambridgeshire +11 3 £37,500 -14.28%
Essex - 2 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire +7 1 £50,000 -
LINQ to SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (94.74%) C#
2 18 (94.74%) SQL
3 17 (89.47%) HTML
3 17 (89.47%) LINQ
4 16 (84.21%) .NET Framework
4 16 (84.21%) MVC
4 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
4 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
4 16 (84.21%) HTML5
4 16 (84.21%) Entity Framework
5 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (73.68%) CSS
6 14 (73.68%) jQuery
7 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (68.42%) Web Services
8 12 (63.16%) E-Commerce
8 12 (63.16%) CSS3
8 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (47.37%) Ajax
10 8 (42.11%) WCF
10 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (42.11%) SEO
10 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
10 8 (42.11%) Mobile Development
10 8 (42.11%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (31.58%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SMS
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) .NET Developer
3 11 (57.89%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (57.89%) C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Development Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 17 (89.47%) LINQ
3 16 (84.21%) .NET Framework
3 16 (84.21%) HTML5
3 16 (84.21%) Entity Framework
4 15 (78.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (73.68%) CSS
5 14 (73.68%) jQuery
6 13 (68.42%) Web Services
7 12 (63.16%) CSS3
7 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (47.37%) Ajax
9 8 (42.11%) WCF
9 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (21.05%) XML
11 3 (15.79%) WinForms
12 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) MVC
2 12 (63.16%) E-Commerce
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) SEO
3 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
3 8 (42.11%) Mobile Development
3 8 (42.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (26.32%) SOA
5 3 (15.79%) Workflow
5 3 (15.79%) Validation
5 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) OOP
5 3 (15.79%) Data Mapping
5 3 (15.79%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.26%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
1 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) VB
4 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) VB6
6 1 (5.26%) XPath
6 1 (5.26%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) Tcl
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco