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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 143 192 206
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +14
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 113 56 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.58% 0.84% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 2.09% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 92 52 70
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £52,500 £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
2823 2685 3563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.39% 40.50% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2324 2286 3151
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +12 40 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +4 25 £49,000 -2.00% 4
Bedfordshire +14 24 £53,750 +2.38%
Cambridgeshire - 16 £52,500 - 2
Norfolk -4 8 £50,410 +68.03%
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 200 (100.00%) .NET
2 199 (99.50%) C#
3 182 (91.00%) ASP.NET
4 167 (83.50%) MVC
5 148 (74.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 139 (69.50%) SQL Server
7 134 (67.00%) .NET Framework
8 126 (63.00%) SQL
9 115 (57.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 104 (52.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 98 (49.00%) JavaScript
12 94 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
13 91 (45.50%) WCF
14 88 (44.00%) WPF
15 80 (40.00%) HTML
15 80 (40.00%) jQuery
16 75 (37.50%) TDD
17 70 (35.00%) XML
18 68 (34.00%) Microsoft
18 68 (34.00%) Team Foundation Server
19 66 (33.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 65 (32.50%) CSS
20 65 (32.50%) T-SQL
21 60 (30.00%) Web Services
22 59 (29.50%) WinForms
23 57 (28.50%) Scrum
24 54 (27.00%) Visual Studio
24 54 (27.00%) Razor View Engine
25 50 (25.00%) Ajax
26 48 (24.00%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (11.00%) SharePoint
2 21 (10.50%) IIS
3 7 (3.50%) CMS
4 2 (1.00%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (20.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.00%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.00%) SMS
1 10 (5.00%) SMPP
1 10 (5.00%) NFC
2 2 (1.00%) Internet
2 2 (1.00%) IMAP
2 2 (1.00%) DNS
2 2 (1.00%) SMTP
3 1 (0.50%) FTP
3 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (69.50%) SQL Server
2 115 (57.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (15.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (8.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (7.50%) SQL Server 2000
7 14 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (4.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 68 (34.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 54 (27.00%) Visual Studio
3 37 (18.50%) NUnit
4 25 (12.50%) MSTest
5 24 (12.00%) MSBuild
6 22 (11.00%) Moq
7 20 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
8 11 (5.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 10 (5.00%) Subversion
9 10 (5.00%) WiX
10 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.50%) NCrunch
11 3 (1.50%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.50%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.50%) FxCop
12 1 (0.50%) StyleCop
12 1 (0.50%) JIRA
12 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (17.00%) Finance
2 22 (11.00%) Banking
3 10 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.00%) Games
5 1 (0.50%) Front Office
5 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 180 (90.00%) Developer
2 124 (62.00%) .NET Developer
3 85 (42.50%) C# Developer
4 68 (34.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 57 (28.50%) Software Developer
6 48 (24.00%) Senior Developer
7 37 (18.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 29 (14.50%) Senior C# Developer
9 28 (14.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 27 (13.50%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (7.50%) Development Manager
12 13 (6.50%) Junior
12 13 (6.50%) Junior Developer
12 13 (6.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (5.50%) Junior .NET Developer
14 10 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
14 10 (5.00%) Software Engineer
14 10 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
15 9 (4.50%) Agile .NET Developer
15 9 (4.50%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (100.00%) .NET
2 182 (91.00%) ASP.NET
3 148 (74.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 134 (67.00%) .NET Framework
5 104 (52.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 91 (45.50%) WCF
7 88 (44.00%) WPF
8 80 (40.00%) jQuery
8 80 (40.00%) HTML
9 70 (35.00%) XML
10 66 (33.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 65 (32.50%) CSS
12 60 (30.00%) Web Services
13 59 (29.50%) WinForms
14 54 (27.00%) Razor View Engine
15 50 (25.00%) Ajax
16 48 (24.00%) HTML5
17 42 (21.00%) JSON
18 34 (17.00%) Silverlight
19 29 (14.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.00%) N-Tier
2 17 (8.50%) Blackberry
3 6 (3.00%) Kindle
4 3 (1.50%) W3C
4 3 (1.50%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.00%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.50%) Ergonomics
6 1 (0.50%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.50%) Windows
2 23 (11.50%) Android
3 21 (10.50%) Apple iOS
4 17 (8.50%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (83.50%) MVC
2 94 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (37.50%) TDD
4 57 (28.50%) Scrum
5 40 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 36 (18.00%) OO
7 35 (17.50%) Software Engineering
8 31 (15.50%) OOD
9 26 (13.00%) OOP
10 23 (11.50%) Mentoring
11 22 (11.00%) Unit Testing
11 22 (11.00%) E-Commerce
12 15 (7.50%) Performance Management
12 15 (7.50%) Coaching
13 13 (6.50%) Responsive Web Design
13 13 (6.50%) Waterfall
13 13 (6.50%) SEO
14 10 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (4.50%) Domain-Driven Design
15 9 (4.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 199 (99.50%) C#
2 126 (63.00%) SQL
3 98 (49.00%) JavaScript
4 65 (32.50%) T-SQL
5 48 (24.00%) VB.NET
6 25 (12.50%) VB
7 23 (11.50%) XAML
8 19 (9.50%) Java
9 17 (8.50%) PowerShell
10 12 (6.00%) VBA
11 3 (1.50%) C++
11 3 (1.50%) PHP
12 1 (0.50%) VBScript
12 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (9.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.50%) PhD
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.00%) QA
2 8 (4.00%) ISO 8583
3 6 (3.00%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (9.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 68 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.00%) Telerik
3 4 (2.00%) Facebook
4 3 (1.50%) Google
5 2 (1.00%) Dell
6 1 (0.50%) VMware
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