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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 194 193 159
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -34
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 64 92 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.83% 1.07% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.17% 2.57% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 62 84 107
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
2945 3582 3359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.23% 41.80% 40.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2514 3082 3015
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 £28,500 £27,603
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 May 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 4 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
Essex +18 18 £40,000 -21.95% 1
Bedfordshire -15 15 £45,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +3 14 £45,000 - 3
Hertfordshire 0 12 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Suffolk +7 5 £40,000 - 1
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 169 (99.41%) C#
1 169 (99.41%) .NET
2 160 (94.12%) ASP.NET
3 143 (84.12%) MVC
4 135 (79.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 118 (69.41%) SQL
6 113 (66.47%) SQL Server
7 111 (65.29%) JavaScript
8 110 (64.71%) .NET Framework
9 97 (57.06%) Entity Framework
10 96 (56.47%) HTML
11 91 (53.53%) jQuery
12 83 (48.82%) SQL Server 2008
13 74 (43.53%) CSS
14 73 (42.94%) Agile Software Development
15 62 (36.47%) Microsoft
16 56 (32.94%) WCF
16 56 (32.94%) WPF
17 54 (31.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 53 (31.18%) T-SQL
19 52 (30.59%) Ajax
20 49 (28.82%) Razor View Engine
20 49 (28.82%) HTML5
21 48 (28.24%) Web Services
22 46 (27.06%) XML
22 46 (27.06%) WinForms
23 44 (25.88%) TDD
24 42 (24.71%) VB.NET
25 40 (23.53%) Visual Studio
26 34 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 23 (13.53%) IIS
2 12 (7.06%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.29%) CMS
4 2 (1.18%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (17.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.94%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.59%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.35%) HTTP
2 3 (1.76%) SMS
3 2 (1.18%) Internet
3 2 (1.18%) DNS
3 2 (1.18%) SMTP
3 2 (1.18%) IMAP
4 1 (0.59%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (66.47%) SQL Server
2 83 (48.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (10.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (9.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (8.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (4.12%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.35%) DTS
10 3 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 34 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (13.53%) NUnit
4 12 (7.06%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (6.47%) MSTest
6 8 (4.71%) Moq
7 5 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (2.35%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.76%) NCrunch
9 3 (1.76%) MSBuild
9 3 (1.76%) Subversion
10 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.59%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.59%) JIRA
11 1 (0.59%) YouTrack
11 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (14.12%) Finance
2 11 (6.47%) Banking
3 7 (4.12%) Retail
4 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.76%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.76%) Electronics
6 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Front Office
7 1 (0.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 147 (86.47%) Developer
2 104 (61.18%) .NET Developer
3 58 (34.12%) C# Developer
4 47 (27.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (24.71%) Software Developer
6 32 (18.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (18.24%) ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (14.71%) Senior Developer
9 15 (8.82%) Junior Developer
9 15 (8.82%) Development Manager
9 15 (8.82%) Junior
10 14 (8.24%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (7.65%) Senior C# Developer
11 13 (7.65%) Web Developer
12 12 (7.06%) Junior .NET Developer
12 12 (7.06%) .NET Software Developer
13 10 (5.88%) Senior Manager
13 10 (5.88%) Senior Development Manager
14 9 (5.29%) Programmer
14 9 (5.29%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (99.41%) .NET
2 160 (94.12%) ASP.NET
3 135 (79.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 110 (64.71%) .NET Framework
5 97 (57.06%) Entity Framework
6 96 (56.47%) HTML
7 91 (53.53%) jQuery
8 74 (43.53%) CSS
9 56 (32.94%) WCF
9 56 (32.94%) WPF
10 54 (31.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 52 (30.59%) Ajax
12 49 (28.82%) Razor View Engine
12 49 (28.82%) HTML5
13 48 (28.24%) Web Services
14 46 (27.06%) XML
14 46 (27.06%) WinForms
15 31 (18.24%) ASP.NET Web API
16 30 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 29 (17.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.82%) N-Tier
2 6 (3.53%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (2.35%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (1.76%) Kindle
4 3 (1.76%) W3C
4 3 (1.76%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.76%) Handset
5 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.18%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.59%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.59%) Ergonomics
6 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.00%) Windows
2 7 (4.12%) Apple iOS
2 7 (4.12%) Android
3 3 (1.76%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (84.12%) MVC
2 73 (42.94%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (25.88%) TDD
4 32 (18.82%) Scrum
5 29 (17.06%) E-Commerce
6 26 (15.29%) OOP
6 26 (15.29%) OO
7 20 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 18 (10.59%) OOD
8 18 (10.59%) Software Engineering
9 17 (10.00%) Multithreading
10 15 (8.82%) Performance Management
10 15 (8.82%) Mentoring
10 15 (8.82%) Coaching
11 12 (7.06%) Web Development
11 12 (7.06%) Waterfall
12 10 (5.88%) SEO
12 10 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (5.88%) Mobile Development
13 9 (5.29%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 169 (99.41%) C#
2 118 (69.41%) SQL
3 111 (65.29%) JavaScript
4 53 (31.18%) T-SQL
5 42 (24.71%) VB.NET
6 26 (15.29%) VB
7 7 (4.12%) XAML
8 5 (2.94%) VBA
9 4 (2.35%) PHP
9 4 (2.35%) Java
10 3 (1.76%) C++
11 2 (1.18%) F#
Qualifications
1 26 (15.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.88%) SLA
2 5 (2.94%) QA
3 3 (1.76%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (4.71%) MOM
Vendors
1 62 (36.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.76%) Google
3 2 (1.18%) Endeca
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle
4 1 (0.59%) Adobe
4 1 (0.59%) VMware
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