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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 170 184 207
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +23
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 76 102 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.16% 1.33% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.04% 3.50% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 67 102 75
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
2504 2917 3131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.07% 38.12% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2186 2497 2718
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 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 25 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Hertfordshire +7 24 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Cambridgeshire +20 22 £58,000 +25.40% 1
Essex -7 13 £52,500 +31.25%
Suffolk +6 10 £46,250 +15.62%
Norfolk +4 6 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Bedfordshire -2 1 £47,500 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 144 (100.00%) C#
2 137 (95.14%) .NET
3 115 (79.86%) SQL
3 115 (79.86%) MVC
4 98 (68.06%) HTML
5 94 (65.28%) JavaScript
6 87 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (59.72%) jQuery
8 84 (58.33%) .NET Framework
8 84 (58.33%) CSS
9 82 (56.94%) ASP.NET
10 79 (54.86%) Entity Framework
11 71 (49.31%) VB.NET
12 63 (43.75%) WCF
13 61 (42.36%) XML
14 55 (38.19%) REST
15 51 (35.42%) ASP.NET MVC
15 51 (35.42%) ASP.NET Web API
16 50 (34.72%) Web Services
16 50 (34.72%) T-SQL
17 49 (34.03%) Software Engineering
18 48 (33.33%) SQL Server
19 43 (29.86%) Microsoft
19 43 (29.86%) Ajax
20 41 (28.47%) Front End Development
21 39 (27.08%) QA
22 38 (26.39%) JSON
23 37 (25.69%) SDLC
24 36 (25.00%) TDD
25 33 (22.92%) XSLT

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (9.72%) IIS
2 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.11%) MS Office
3 6 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (11.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.17%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.03%) HTTP
2 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (21.53%) Selenium
2 24 (16.67%) JIRA
3 19 (13.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (2.78%) NUnit
5 4 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (2.78%) Subversion
5 4 (2.78%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.08%) Moq
7 2 (1.39%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.39%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.39%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.39%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.69%) FxCop
8 1 (0.69%) Hudson
8 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.69%) StyleCop
General
1 27 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (3.47%) Legal
2 5 (3.47%) Publishing
3 4 (2.78%) Back Office
3 4 (2.78%) Electronics
4 2 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 110 (76.39%) Developer
2 66 (45.83%) C# Developer
3 52 (36.11%) .NET Developer
4 39 (27.08%) Senior Developer
5 36 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 34 (23.61%) C# .NET Developer
7 32 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
8 31 (21.53%) ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (20.83%) Software Developer
10 24 (16.67%) C# WCF Developer
10 24 (16.67%) Software Engineer
10 24 (16.67%) WCF Developer
11 20 (13.89%) Senior Software Developer
12 18 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
13 17 (11.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (11.81%) Senior .NET Developer
13 17 (11.81%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 17 (11.81%) Senior Software Engineer
14 14 (9.72%) Agile C# Developer
14 14 (9.72%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (95.14%) .NET
2 98 (68.06%) HTML
3 86 (59.72%) jQuery
4 84 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 84 (58.33%) CSS
5 82 (56.94%) ASP.NET
6 79 (54.86%) Entity Framework
7 63 (43.75%) WCF
8 61 (42.36%) XML
9 55 (38.19%) REST
10 51 (35.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 51 (35.42%) ASP.NET Web API
11 50 (34.72%) Web Services
12 43 (29.86%) Ajax
13 38 (26.39%) JSON
14 33 (22.92%) XSLT
15 28 (19.44%) Razor View Engine
16 24 (16.67%) ADO.NET
17 22 (15.28%) HTML5
17 22 (15.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (4.86%) Data Integration
2 6 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.78%) iPad
4 3 (2.08%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.39%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.39%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.69%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.92%) Windows
2 12 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (79.86%) MVC
2 87 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (34.03%) Software Engineering
4 41 (28.47%) Front End Development
5 37 (25.69%) SDLC
6 36 (25.00%) TDD
7 32 (22.22%) Automated Testing
8 25 (17.36%) Kanban
9 22 (15.28%) Web Development
10 21 (14.58%) OO
11 19 (13.19%) Scrum
11 19 (13.19%) Workflow
12 18 (12.50%) CRM
13 17 (11.81%) MVVM
14 16 (11.11%) Unit Testing
15 15 (10.42%) Pair Programming
16 14 (9.72%) BDD
16 14 (9.72%) OOP
17 12 (8.33%) Line Management
18 11 (7.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 144 (100.00%) C#
2 115 (79.86%) SQL
3 94 (65.28%) JavaScript
4 71 (49.31%) VB.NET
5 50 (34.72%) T-SQL
6 9 (6.25%) XAML
7 1 (0.69%) C++
7 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (20.83%) Degree
2 9 (6.25%) MCP
2 9 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (27.08%) QA
2 3 (2.08%) SEPA
3 2 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 43 (29.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.69%) Atlassian
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