The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ to SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 829 828 747
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -81
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 42 89 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.081% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.20% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 34 88 120
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
LINQ to SQL
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37521 44417 41537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.12% 40.20% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32403 38179 36463
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in England

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL across the England region.

LINQ to SQL Salary Trend in England

LINQ to SQL
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

LINQ to SQL Salary Histogram in England

LINQ to SQL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London +56 25 £40,000 -11.11% 4
South East -17 7 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East of England +17 6 £40,000 -15.78%
South West - 3 £55,000 - 1
North East - 1 - -
LINQ to SQL
UK

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL.

1 89 (97.80%) C#
1 89 (97.80%) SQL
1 89 (97.80%) .NET
2 84 (92.31%) LINQ
3 80 (87.91%) .NET Framework
4 74 (81.32%) MVC
4 74 (81.32%) Entity Framework
5 67 (73.63%) HTML
5 67 (73.63%) jQuery
6 66 (72.53%) JavaScript
7 62 (68.13%) ASP.NET
8 53 (58.24%) SQL Server
9 48 (52.75%) CSS
10 47 (51.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 45 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
12 40 (43.96%) Ajax
12 40 (43.96%) HTML5
13 38 (41.76%) Web Services
14 35 (38.46%) TDD
14 35 (38.46%) WCF
15 34 (37.36%) NHibernate
16 30 (32.97%) ASP.NET Web API
17 29 (31.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
19 26 (28.57%) SOAP
20 24 (26.37%) SQL Server 2008
21 22 (24.18%) CSS3
21 22 (24.18%) XML
21 22 (24.18%) WPF
22 21 (23.08%) JSON

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (23.08%) CMS
2 7 (7.69%) Umbraco
3 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.49%) Sitefinity
5 3 (3.30%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.30%) Node.js
6 2 (2.20%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.10%) IIS
7 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.30%) SaaS
2 3 (3.30%) GitHub
3 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) SMS
2 1 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.10%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (1.10%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (58.24%) SQL Server
2 24 (26.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (21.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.30%) MySQL
5 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.30%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.10%) SimpleDB
7 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (21.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 9 (9.89%) MSBuild
4 7 (7.69%) NUnit
5 5 (5.49%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (4.40%) Subversion
7 3 (3.30%) ReSharper
7 3 (3.30%) NCover
7 3 (3.30%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.30%) Hudson
8 1 (1.10%) Log4Net
8 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.10%) Moq
8 1 (1.10%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.10%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.10%) Grunt
8 1 (1.10%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 11 (12.09%) Local Government
2 9 (9.89%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Marketing
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Games
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Electronics
5 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (81.32%) Developer
2 44 (48.35%) .NET Developer
3 38 (41.76%) C# Developer
4 33 (36.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (17.58%) Senior Developer
6 12 (13.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (12.09%) Consultant
8 10 (10.99%) .NET Consultant
9 9 (9.89%) Software Developer
10 8 (8.79%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
11 7 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
12 5 (5.49%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (5.49%) Programmer
13 4 (4.40%) Analyst
14 3 (3.30%) Web Developer
14 3 (3.30%) Support Analyst
14 3 (3.30%) Analyst Programmer
14 3 (3.30%) Support Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (97.80%) .NET
2 84 (92.31%) LINQ
3 80 (87.91%) .NET Framework
4 74 (81.32%) Entity Framework
5 67 (73.63%) HTML
5 67 (73.63%) jQuery
6 62 (68.13%) ASP.NET
7 48 (52.75%) CSS
8 47 (51.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 40 (43.96%) Ajax
9 40 (43.96%) HTML5
10 38 (41.76%) Web Services
11 35 (38.46%) WCF
12 34 (37.36%) NHibernate
13 30 (32.97%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (31.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 26 (28.57%) SOAP
16 22 (24.18%) CSS3
16 22 (24.18%) XML
16 22 (24.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.30%) E-Learning
3 3 (3.30%) W3C
3 3 (3.30%) Social Media
3 3 (3.30%) User Experience
4 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.20%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) DTV
5 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.58%) Windows
2 11 (12.09%) Windows Phone 7
2 11 (12.09%) Windows 8
2 11 (12.09%) Windows Phone 8
2 11 (12.09%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (81.32%) MVC
2 45 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (38.46%) TDD
4 17 (18.68%) Workflow
4 17 (18.68%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (17.58%) MVVM
6 15 (16.48%) E-Commerce
7 13 (14.29%) SDLC
8 12 (13.19%) Scrum
8 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
8 12 (13.19%) Multithreading
9 11 (12.09%) Waterfall
9 11 (12.09%) Release Management
10 9 (9.89%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (9.89%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (9.89%) Mobile Development
10 9 (9.89%) Automated Testing
10 9 (9.89%) Unit Testing
10 9 (9.89%) SEO
11 8 (8.79%) OO
Programming Languages
1 89 (97.80%) C#
1 89 (97.80%) SQL
2 66 (72.53%) JavaScript
3 13 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 12 (13.19%) Java
5 11 (12.09%) XAML
6 10 (10.99%) PowerShell
7 9 (9.89%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.40%) VB
9 2 (2.20%) C
10 1 (1.10%) XPath
10 1 (1.10%) VB6
10 1 (1.10%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.10%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) MCPD
3 1 (1.10%) MCSD
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.49%) Twitter
3 4 (4.40%) Oracle
4 3 (3.30%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.20%) Facebook
5 2 (2.20%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.10%) SAP
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco
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