The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 193 171 150
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 78 84 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 1.09% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.54% 2.51% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 75 72 118
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3072 3344 3905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.49% 43.29% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2664 3055 3380
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 £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Bedfordshire +13 31 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Cambridgeshire +4 22 £48,750 -2.50% 3
Essex -3 15 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Hertfordshire -34 7 £38,500 -11.49% 2
Norfolk +18 6 £50,000 +42.85% 1
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 173 (98.30%) .NET
2 167 (94.89%) C#
3 150 (85.23%) SQL Server
4 135 (76.70%) ASP.NET
4 135 (76.70%) WCF
5 122 (69.32%) .NET Framework
6 108 (61.36%) MVC
7 95 (53.98%) SQL
8 85 (48.30%) Scrum
9 77 (43.75%) TDD
9 77 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 77 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 72 (40.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 66 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 65 (36.93%) Microsoft
13 57 (32.39%) Multithreading
14 54 (30.68%) WPF
15 51 (28.98%) jQuery
15 51 (28.98%) JavaScript
16 50 (28.41%) NUnit
17 49 (27.84%) Subversion
18 48 (27.27%) Finance
19 46 (26.14%) XML
20 41 (23.30%) Visual Studio
20 41 (23.30%) T-SQL
21 40 (22.73%) Windows
22 38 (21.59%) WinForms
23 36 (20.45%) CSS
24 35 (19.89%) OO
25 34 (19.32%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 33 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 14 (7.95%) CMS
3 5 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.70%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (15.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.36%) SMS
2 14 (7.95%) NFC
3 12 (6.82%) SMPP
4 5 (2.84%) FTP
5 3 (1.70%) HTTP
6 1 (0.57%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (85.23%) SQL Server
2 77 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (10.23%) Relational Database
4 17 (9.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.57%) OLAP
8 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 77 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (28.41%) NUnit
3 49 (27.84%) Subversion
4 41 (23.30%) Visual Studio
5 32 (18.18%) MSTest
6 23 (13.07%) Moq
7 18 (10.23%) MSBuild
8 13 (7.39%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (6.25%) WiX
10 7 (3.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (1.14%) TortoiseSVN
12 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Blend
13 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.57%) Log4Net
13 1 (0.57%) ReSharper
General
1 48 (27.27%) Finance
2 16 (9.09%) Banking
3 5 (2.84%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.57%) Back Office
4 1 (0.57%) Advertising
4 1 (0.57%) Games
4 1 (0.57%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 162 (92.05%) Developer
2 96 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 90 (51.14%) .NET Developer
4 69 (39.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (26.70%) Senior Developer
6 44 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 34 (19.32%) Senior C# Developer
8 28 (15.91%) ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (13.64%) Lead Developer
10 23 (13.07%) Software Developer
11 18 (10.23%) Architect
12 17 (9.66%) Technical Leader
13 16 (9.09%) Technical Developer
13 16 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
14 15 (8.52%) C# Software Developer
15 14 (7.95%) Systems Developer
16 12 (6.82%) Software Engineer
17 9 (5.11%) Web Developer
17 9 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
18 8 (4.55%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (98.30%) .NET
2 135 (76.70%) ASP.NET
2 135 (76.70%) WCF
3 122 (69.32%) .NET Framework
4 72 (40.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 66 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 54 (30.68%) WPF
7 51 (28.98%) jQuery
8 46 (26.14%) XML
9 38 (21.59%) WinForms
10 36 (20.45%) CSS
11 34 (19.32%) HTML
12 30 (17.05%) ADO.NET
13 27 (15.34%) LINQ to SQL
14 26 (14.77%) Web Services
15 22 (12.50%) Silverlight
16 19 (10.80%) Ajax
16 19 (10.80%) XSLT
17 18 (10.23%) HTML5
18 17 (9.66%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.07%) N-Tier
2 15 (8.52%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.84%) Mathematics
3 5 (2.84%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.84%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.57%) iPhone
6 1 (0.57%) Ergonomics
6 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 40 (22.73%) Windows
2 23 (13.07%) Android
3 20 (11.36%) Apple iOS
4 15 (8.52%) Windows Phone
5 5 (2.84%) Linux
6 2 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (61.36%) MVC
2 85 (48.30%) Scrum
3 77 (43.75%) TDD
4 57 (32.39%) Multithreading
5 35 (19.89%) OO
6 32 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 28 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (15.34%) OOD
9 15 (8.52%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (7.39%) Unit Testing
11 12 (6.82%) Project Management
12 11 (6.25%) OOP
12 11 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (5.68%) Web Application Development
14 8 (4.55%) Product Management
14 8 (4.55%) Business Analysis
15 7 (3.98%) Waterfall
15 7 (3.98%) BDD
15 7 (3.98%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (3.98%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 167 (94.89%) C#
2 95 (53.98%) SQL
3 51 (28.98%) JavaScript
4 41 (23.30%) T-SQL
5 22 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 21 (11.93%) XAML
7 19 (10.80%) VB.NET
8 17 (9.66%) Java
9 9 (5.11%) VB
10 4 (2.27%) PHP
11 3 (1.70%) XPath
12 2 (1.14%) C++
12 2 (1.14%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.57%) VB6
13 1 (0.57%) LINC
13 1 (0.57%) COBOL
13 1 (0.57%) Delphi
13 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (3.41%) Degree
2 2 (1.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.25%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 13 (7.39%) MOM
Vendors
1 65 (36.93%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.25%) Telerik
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle
4 1 (0.57%) Symbian
4 1 (0.57%) Unisys
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