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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 155 208 207
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 118 40 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.48% 0.58% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.90% 1.43% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 107 40 79
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
3022 2797 3933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.03% 40.84% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2548 2428 3469
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Essex +27 44 £41,250 +3.12% 6
Bedfordshire +23 30 £45,000 -14.28%
Cambridgeshire +10 21 £52,500 -16.00% 4
Hertfordshire -7 13 £50,000 - 8
Norfolk +7 10 £40,205 +3.75%
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 194 (98.98%) C#
1 194 (98.98%) .NET
2 171 (87.24%) ASP.NET
3 152 (77.55%) MVC
4 133 (67.86%) .NET Framework
5 132 (67.35%) SQL Server
6 121 (61.73%) SQL
7 118 (60.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 107 (54.59%) WCF
9 105 (53.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 95 (48.47%) SQL Server 2008
11 92 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
12 88 (44.90%) WPF
13 81 (41.33%) TDD
14 80 (40.82%) JavaScript
15 69 (35.20%) T-SQL
15 69 (35.20%) Scrum
15 69 (35.20%) Team Foundation Server
16 66 (33.67%) jQuery
16 66 (33.67%) XML
16 66 (33.67%) Microsoft
17 62 (31.63%) WinForms
18 61 (31.12%) HTML
19 51 (26.02%) Web Services
19 51 (26.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 49 (25.00%) Visual Studio
21 47 (23.98%) CSS
21 47 (23.98%) Finance
22 46 (23.47%) VB.NET
23 43 (21.94%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 26 (13.27%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.59%) IIS
3 5 (2.55%) CMS
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 40 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.12%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.10%) SMS
1 10 (5.10%) SMPP
1 10 (5.10%) NFC
2 1 (0.51%) FTP
2 1 (0.51%) HTTP
2 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (67.35%) SQL Server
2 95 (48.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (9.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (7.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (6.63%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (3.06%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 69 (35.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 49 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 38 (19.39%) NUnit
4 27 (13.78%) MSTest
5 26 (13.27%) Moq
6 24 (12.24%) MSBuild
7 19 (9.69%) Rhino Mocks
8 13 (6.63%) Subversion
9 11 (5.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 10 (5.10%) WiX
11 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (1.02%) NCrunch
12 2 (1.02%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.02%) Git (software)
13 1 (0.51%) FxCop
13 1 (0.51%) StyleCop
13 1 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 47 (23.98%) Finance
2 18 (9.18%) Banking
3 9 (4.59%) Retail
4 2 (1.02%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.02%) Games
4 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 177 (90.31%) Developer
2 110 (56.12%) .NET Developer
3 96 (48.98%) C# Developer
4 77 (39.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 54 (27.55%) Software Developer
6 52 (26.53%) Senior Developer
7 46 (23.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 39 (19.90%) Senior C# Developer
9 26 (13.27%) Senior .NET Developer
10 25 (12.76%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (7.65%) C# Software Developer
12 14 (7.14%) Software Engineer
13 13 (6.63%) Development Manager
14 11 (5.61%) Lead Developer
14 11 (5.61%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (5.10%) Team Leader
16 9 (4.59%) Technical Leader
16 9 (4.59%) .NET Software Engineer
17 8 (4.08%) .NET Programmer
17 8 (4.08%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (98.98%) .NET
2 171 (87.24%) ASP.NET
3 133 (67.86%) .NET Framework
4 118 (60.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 107 (54.59%) WCF
6 105 (53.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 88 (44.90%) WPF
8 66 (33.67%) jQuery
8 66 (33.67%) XML
9 62 (31.63%) WinForms
10 61 (31.12%) HTML
11 51 (26.02%) Web Services
11 51 (26.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 47 (23.98%) CSS
13 43 (21.94%) JSON
14 42 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
15 37 (18.88%) HTML5
16 36 (18.37%) Silverlight
17 34 (17.35%) Ajax
18 24 (12.24%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.82%) N-Tier
2 14 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.55%) Kindle
4 2 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.51%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.51%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.51%) Ergonomics
5 1 (0.51%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.31%) Windows
2 21 (10.71%) Android
3 18 (9.18%) Apple iOS
4 14 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (77.55%) MVC
2 92 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (41.33%) TDD
4 69 (35.20%) Scrum
5 42 (21.43%) Multithreading
6 39 (19.90%) OO
7 37 (18.88%) Software Engineering
8 34 (17.35%) OOD
9 24 (12.24%) Mentoring
10 17 (8.67%) OOP
11 16 (8.16%) E-Commerce
12 13 (6.63%) Performance Management
12 13 (6.63%) Coaching
13 12 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (5.61%) Unit Testing
15 9 (4.59%) Waterfall
15 9 (4.59%) Domain-Driven Design
15 9 (4.59%) Regression Testing
15 9 (4.59%) SEO
15 9 (4.59%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 194 (98.98%) C#
2 121 (61.73%) SQL
3 80 (40.82%) JavaScript
4 69 (35.20%) T-SQL
5 46 (23.47%) VB.NET
6 21 (10.71%) XAML
6 21 (10.71%) PowerShell
7 17 (8.67%) VB
8 16 (8.16%) Java
9 12 (6.12%) VBA
10 3 (1.53%) C++
10 3 (1.53%) PHP
11 1 (0.51%) VBScript
11 1 (0.51%) C
11 1 (0.51%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.51%) PhD
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.12%) QA
2 8 (4.08%) ISO 8583
3 5 (2.55%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 20 (10.20%) MOM
Vendors
1 66 (33.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.08%) Telerik
3 4 (2.04%) Facebook
4 3 (1.53%) Google
5 2 (1.02%) Dell
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £45000 per annum - shares, pension, medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k plus benefits DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Considerate Constructors Scheme
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Considerate Constructors Scheme
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Considerate Constructors Scheme
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, office perks
Posted: 20 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Considerate Constructors Scheme
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago