The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 787 730 744
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +14
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 83 111 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80 96 130
Average salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42291 40718 46373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.28% 39.98% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36283 35618 41320
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ to SQL
UK

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 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
South East +11 21 £47,500 +26.66% 4
London -84 17 £45,000 -5.26% 3
North West -1 13 £39,250 +4.66% 3
East Midlands - 13 £30,000 -
East of England -16 9 £42,500 -10.52% 3
South West -12 8 £41,250 +65.00% 3
West Midlands +14 2 £27,500 -38.88% 1
LINQ to SQL
UK

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 161 (98.77%) SQL
1 161 (98.77%) LINQ
2 158 (96.93%) C#
3 157 (96.32%) .NET
4 133 (81.60%) SQL Server
5 129 (79.14%) ASP.NET
6 115 (70.55%) JavaScript
7 114 (69.94%) .NET Framework
8 110 (67.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 99 (60.74%) jQuery
10 98 (60.12%) MVC
11 93 (57.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 81 (49.69%) CSS
13 79 (48.47%) HTML
14 69 (42.33%) WCF
15 61 (37.42%) Microsoft
16 59 (36.20%) T-SQL
17 54 (33.13%) TDD
18 42 (25.77%) Visual Studio
19 38 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
19 38 (23.31%) Windows
19 38 (23.31%) Ajax
20 37 (22.70%) Team Foundation Server
21 36 (22.09%) Scrum
22 34 (20.86%) HTML5
23 33 (20.25%) XML
24 32 (19.63%) WinForms
25 31 (19.02%) ADO.NET
26 28 (17.18%) OO
26 28 (17.18%) SQL Server 2008

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 24 (14.72%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (6.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (3.68%) Apache
4 5 (3.07%) IIS
4 5 (3.07%) WordPress
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.61%) CMS
6 1 (0.61%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.61%) DNN
Applications
1 25 (15.34%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.13%) Photoshop
3 8 (4.91%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (4.91%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.52%) Office 365
2 8 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.68%) SaaS
4 5 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.23%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.13%) Internet
2 3 (1.84%) LDAP
3 2 (1.23%) HTTP
4 1 (0.61%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (81.60%) SQL Server
2 28 (17.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (12.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (7.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (7.36%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (4.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (4.29%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.07%) MySQL
7 4 (2.45%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (25.77%) Visual Studio
2 37 (22.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (16.56%) Subversion
4 20 (12.27%) NUnit
5 15 (9.20%) Rhino Mocks
5 15 (9.20%) MSTest
6 13 (7.98%) PhoneGap
7 12 (7.36%) Moq
8 11 (6.75%) Redmine
9 10 (6.13%) SpecFlow
10 8 (4.91%) Selenium
11 7 (4.29%) JUnit
11 7 (4.29%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.84%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (1.23%) Hudson
13 2 (1.23%) Xcode
General
1 27 (16.56%) Finance
2 12 (7.36%) Retail
3 11 (6.75%) Marketing
4 8 (4.91%) Billing
5 4 (2.45%) Back Office
5 4 (2.45%) Law
5 4 (2.45%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.45%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.45%) Banking
6 2 (1.23%) Publishing
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 142 (87.12%) Developer
2 61 (37.42%) .NET Developer
3 40 (24.54%) C# Developer
4 35 (21.47%) Senior Developer
5 31 (19.02%) Web Developer
6 27 (16.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (15.95%) Software Developer
8 17 (10.43%) Senior .NET Developer
9 16 (9.82%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (9.20%) .NET Web Developer
10 15 (9.20%) Senior C# Developer
11 14 (8.59%) SharePoint Developer
12 13 (7.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (7.36%) C# Web Developer
14 9 (5.52%) Architect
14 9 (5.52%) Lead Developer
15 8 (4.91%) Web Analyst
15 8 (4.91%) Solutions Architect
15 8 (4.91%) Analyst
15 8 (4.91%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (98.77%) LINQ
2 157 (96.32%) .NET
3 129 (79.14%) ASP.NET
4 114 (69.94%) .NET Framework
5 110 (67.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 99 (60.74%) jQuery
7 93 (57.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 81 (49.69%) CSS
9 79 (48.47%) HTML
10 69 (42.33%) WCF
11 38 (23.31%) Ajax
12 34 (20.86%) HTML5
13 33 (20.25%) XML
14 32 (19.63%) WinForms
15 31 (19.02%) ADO.NET
16 27 (16.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 26 (15.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 24 (14.72%) Web Services
19 21 (12.88%) ASP.NET Web API
20 20 (12.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.50%) N-Tier
2 13 (7.98%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.52%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.68%) Social Network
4 6 (3.68%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.07%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.84%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.61%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.61%) Open Source
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.61%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.31%) Windows
2 5 (3.07%) Linux
2 5 (3.07%) Windows Phone
2 5 (3.07%) Windows Phone 8
2 5 (3.07%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (60.12%) MVC
2 54 (33.13%) TDD
3 38 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (22.09%) Scrum
5 28 (17.18%) OO
6 27 (16.56%) Software Engineering
7 23 (14.11%) OOD
7 23 (14.11%) E-Commerce
7 23 (14.11%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (13.50%) BDD
9 19 (11.66%) Multithreading
10 18 (11.04%) Web Development
11 17 (10.43%) Pair Programming
12 13 (7.98%) Waterfall
13 11 (6.75%) Dependency Injection
14 10 (6.13%) Project Management
15 9 (5.52%) DSDM
15 9 (5.52%) Technical Architecture
15 9 (5.52%) Unit Testing
16 8 (4.91%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (98.77%) SQL
2 158 (96.93%) C#
3 115 (70.55%) JavaScript
4 59 (36.20%) T-SQL
5 18 (11.04%) VB.NET
6 13 (7.98%) Java
7 8 (4.91%) VB6
7 8 (4.91%) VB
8 7 (4.29%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.68%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.68%) PHP
10 5 (3.07%) XAML
10 5 (3.07%) XPath
11 2 (1.23%) C++
12 1 (0.61%) Delphi
12 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (10.43%) Degree
2 8 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.07%) MCP
3 5 (3.07%) MCSD
4 3 (1.84%) MCDBA
4 3 (1.84%) MCITP
4 3 (1.84%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.84%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.84%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.07%) MOM
2 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (37.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.98%) Oracle
3 8 (4.91%) Google
3 8 (4.91%) Adobe
4 2 (1.23%) Twitter
4 2 (1.23%) Rackspace
4 2 (1.23%) Telerik
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