The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ 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 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 176 193 168
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 83 65 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.14% 0.92% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.92% 2.28% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 65 57 96
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
LINQ
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
2843 2851 3351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.91% 40.49% 40.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2337 2397 2967
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

LINQ
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

LINQ Salary Trend in the East of England

LINQ
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in the East of England

LINQ
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 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Essex +10 31 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +12 25 £49,000 +3.15%
Bedfordshire -10 13 £62,500 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire +11 11 £52,500 +20.00% 2
Norfolk -7 2 - - 1
Suffolk -5 1 £60,000 +71.42% 1
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 180 (99.45%) .NET
2 179 (98.90%) C#
3 170 (93.92%) ASP.NET
4 154 (85.08%) MVC
5 148 (81.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 128 (70.72%) SQL Server
7 124 (68.51%) .NET Framework
8 116 (64.09%) SQL
9 109 (60.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 98 (54.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 95 (52.49%) JavaScript
12 85 (46.96%) Agile Software Development
13 80 (44.20%) HTML
14 79 (43.65%) WPF
14 79 (43.65%) jQuery
15 75 (41.44%) WCF
16 66 (36.46%) CSS
16 66 (36.46%) Microsoft
17 65 (35.91%) XML
18 63 (34.81%) TDD
18 63 (34.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 60 (33.15%) T-SQL
20 59 (32.60%) Team Foundation Server
21 56 (30.94%) WinForms
22 55 (30.39%) Web Services
23 53 (29.28%) Razor View Engine
24 52 (28.73%) Visual Studio
25 51 (28.18%) Ajax
26 50 (27.62%) Scrum
27 48 (26.52%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 22 (12.15%) IIS
2 19 (10.50%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.31%) CMS
4 2 (1.10%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 37 (20.44%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.97%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.52%) SMS
1 10 (5.52%) SMPP
1 10 (5.52%) NFC
2 2 (1.10%) Internet
2 2 (1.10%) IMAP
2 2 (1.10%) DNS
2 2 (1.10%) SMTP
3 1 (0.55%) FTP
3 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (70.72%) SQL Server
2 109 (60.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (14.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (9.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (8.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (8.84%) SQL Server 2000
6 14 (7.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.87%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 59 (32.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (28.73%) Visual Studio
3 30 (16.57%) NUnit
4 21 (11.60%) MSBuild
5 20 (11.05%) MSTest
6 19 (10.50%) Moq
7 18 (9.94%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (5.52%) WiX
9 9 (4.97%) Subversion
10 8 (4.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.66%) NCrunch
12 2 (1.10%) JIRA
12 2 (1.10%) Git (software)
13 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.55%) FxCop
13 1 (0.55%) StyleCop
13 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.55%) YouTrack
General
1 25 (13.81%) Finance
2 23 (12.71%) Banking
3 8 (4.42%) Retail
4 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.10%) Games
5 1 (0.55%) Front Office
5 1 (0.55%) Back Office
5 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 159 (87.85%) Developer
2 112 (61.88%) .NET Developer
3 70 (38.67%) C# Developer
4 56 (30.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 54 (29.83%) Software Developer
6 41 (22.65%) Senior Developer
7 32 (17.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (14.36%) ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (13.26%) Senior C# Developer
9 24 (13.26%) Senior .NET Developer
10 16 (8.84%) Development Manager
11 13 (7.18%) Junior
11 13 (7.18%) Junior Developer
11 13 (7.18%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (6.08%) Junior .NET Developer
13 9 (4.97%) Senior Software Developer
13 9 (4.97%) Senior Manager
13 9 (4.97%) Lead Developer
13 9 (4.97%) Senior Development Manager
13 9 (4.97%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (99.45%) .NET
2 170 (93.92%) ASP.NET
3 148 (81.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 124 (68.51%) .NET Framework
5 98 (54.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 80 (44.20%) HTML
7 79 (43.65%) jQuery
7 79 (43.65%) WPF
8 75 (41.44%) WCF
9 66 (36.46%) CSS
10 65 (35.91%) XML
11 63 (34.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 56 (30.94%) WinForms
13 55 (30.39%) Web Services
14 53 (29.28%) Razor View Engine
15 51 (28.18%) Ajax
16 48 (26.52%) HTML5
17 38 (20.99%) JSON
18 33 (18.23%) Silverlight
19 29 (16.02%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.15%) N-Tier
2 17 (9.39%) Blackberry
3 6 (3.31%) Kindle
4 3 (1.66%) W3C
4 3 (1.66%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.10%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.55%) Ergonomics
6 1 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.81%) Windows
2 23 (12.71%) Android
3 21 (11.60%) Apple iOS
4 17 (9.39%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (85.08%) MVC
2 85 (46.96%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (34.81%) TDD
4 50 (27.62%) Scrum
5 37 (20.44%) Multithreading
6 31 (17.13%) OO
7 28 (15.47%) OOD
7 28 (15.47%) Software Engineering
8 23 (12.71%) OOP
9 21 (11.60%) E-Commerce
9 21 (11.60%) Unit Testing
10 19 (10.50%) Mentoring
11 16 (8.84%) Coaching
11 16 (8.84%) Performance Management
12 13 (7.18%) Waterfall
12 13 (7.18%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (7.18%) SEO
13 9 (4.97%) Regression Testing
14 8 (4.42%) Domain-Driven Design
15 7 (3.87%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 179 (98.90%) C#
2 116 (64.09%) SQL
3 95 (52.49%) JavaScript
4 60 (33.15%) T-SQL
5 45 (24.86%) VB.NET
6 25 (13.81%) VB
7 21 (11.60%) XAML
8 19 (10.50%) Java
9 14 (7.73%) PowerShell
10 9 (4.97%) VBA
11 3 (1.66%) C++
11 3 (1.66%) PHP
12 1 (0.55%) VBScript
12 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (11.05%) Degree
2 2 (1.10%) VCP4
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.97%) QA
2 8 (4.42%) ISO 8583
3 6 (3.31%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.21%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (8.84%) MOM
Vendors
1 66 (36.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.42%) Telerik
3 4 (2.21%) Facebook
4 3 (1.66%) Google
5 1 (0.55%) VMware
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