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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 789 754 769
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +15
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 83 99 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.099% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 78 90 109
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +11.11%
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
40488 39943 44663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.85% 40.02% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34330 34908 39475
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 -8 22 £30,000 -20.00% 2
London -52 17 £45,000 +5.88% 3
East of England -15 14 £42,500 -19.04%
North West -33 11 £39,500 +5.33% 4
East Midlands +1 7 £30,000 -17.24%
South West -25 7 £40,000 -20.00%
West Midlands - 5 £32,500 - 1
LINQ to SQL
UK

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 175 (98.87%) LINQ
2 174 (98.31%) SQL
3 173 (97.74%) C#
4 172 (97.18%) .NET
5 143 (80.79%) ASP.NET
6 135 (76.27%) SQL Server
7 130 (73.45%) JavaScript
8 117 (66.10%) .NET Framework
9 115 (64.97%) jQuery
10 113 (63.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 104 (58.76%) MVC
12 98 (55.37%) ASP.NET MVC
13 88 (49.72%) HTML
14 87 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
15 85 (48.02%) CSS
16 69 (38.98%) WCF
17 59 (33.33%) Microsoft
18 52 (29.38%) TDD
19 47 (26.55%) Ajax
20 44 (24.86%) T-SQL
21 43 (24.29%) Scrum
22 42 (23.73%) HTML5
23 39 (22.03%) XML
24 37 (20.90%) Visual Studio
25 32 (18.08%) Finance
26 31 (17.51%) SOAP
27 30 (16.95%) VB.NET
27 30 (16.95%) OO
27 30 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
28 28 (15.82%) Software Engineering

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (9.04%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.08%) IIS
3 7 (3.95%) Apache
4 6 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (3.39%) WordPress
4 6 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.26%) CMS
5 4 (2.26%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.69%) Sitefinity
7 2 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.56%) DNN
8 1 (0.56%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 20 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.08%) Photoshop
3 6 (3.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (3.39%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (5.08%) Office 365
2 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.39%) SaaS
4 3 (1.69%) Rackspace Cloud
4 3 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.47%) Internet
2 3 (1.69%) Extranet
2 3 (1.69%) LDAP
2 3 (1.69%) Intranet
3 1 (0.56%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (76.27%) SQL Server
2 30 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (15.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.95%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (3.95%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.39%) MySQL
7 5 (2.82%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (20.90%) Visual Studio
2 28 (15.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (14.69%) NUnit
4 21 (11.86%) MSTest
5 16 (9.04%) Subversion
6 14 (7.91%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (6.78%) SpecFlow
8 11 (6.21%) Redmine
9 10 (5.65%) Selenium
10 8 (4.52%) Moq
11 7 (3.95%) JUnit
11 7 (3.95%) Eclipse
12 4 (2.26%) NSubstitute
13 3 (1.69%) Xcode
13 3 (1.69%) Hudson
14 2 (1.13%) TeamCity
14 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (18.08%) Finance
2 14 (7.91%) Marketing
3 10 (5.65%) Retail
3 10 (5.65%) Billing
4 6 (3.39%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.39%) Law
4 6 (3.39%) Back Office
4 6 (3.39%) Banking
5 5 (2.82%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.13%) Publishing
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 161 (90.96%) Developer
2 69 (38.98%) .NET Developer
3 42 (23.73%) Software Developer
4 40 (22.60%) Senior Developer
5 39 (22.03%) C# Developer
6 22 (12.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (11.30%) Web Developer
8 17 (9.60%) Senior .NET Developer
9 15 (8.47%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (7.91%) Senior Software Developer
10 14 (7.91%) Senior C# Developer
11 12 (6.78%) Programmer
11 12 (6.78%) SharePoint Developer
12 11 (6.21%) Software Engineer
13 9 (5.08%) Junior
13 9 (5.08%) Junior C# Developer
13 9 (5.08%) Junior Developer
13 9 (5.08%) .NET Web Developer
13 9 (5.08%) .NET Software Engineer
13 9 (5.08%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (98.87%) LINQ
2 172 (97.18%) .NET
3 143 (80.79%) ASP.NET
4 117 (66.10%) .NET Framework
5 115 (64.97%) jQuery
6 113 (63.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 98 (55.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 88 (49.72%) HTML
9 85 (48.02%) CSS
10 69 (38.98%) WCF
11 47 (26.55%) Ajax
12 42 (23.73%) HTML5
13 39 (22.03%) XML
14 31 (17.51%) SOAP
15 28 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 27 (15.25%) ASP.NET Web API
17 26 (14.69%) CSS3
17 26 (14.69%) ADO.NET
18 25 (14.12%) Web Services
18 25 (14.12%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.21%) Mobile App
2 11 (6.21%) N-Tier
3 8 (4.52%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.82%) Social Network
5 3 (1.69%) Animation
5 3 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.13%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.56%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.82%) Windows
2 7 (3.95%) Windows Phone 8
2 7 (3.95%) Windows Phone
3 6 (3.39%) Linux
4 4 (2.26%) Windows Phone 7
4 4 (2.26%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (58.76%) MVC
2 87 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (29.38%) TDD
4 43 (24.29%) Scrum
5 30 (16.95%) OO
6 28 (15.82%) Software Engineering
7 25 (14.12%) OOD
8 24 (13.56%) BDD
8 24 (13.56%) Mentoring
9 22 (12.43%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (11.86%) Web Development
10 21 (11.86%) E-Commerce
11 17 (9.60%) Workflow
11 17 (9.60%) Pair Programming
12 16 (9.04%) Waterfall
13 15 (8.47%) Dependency Injection
14 14 (7.91%) Unit Testing
15 12 (6.78%) Coaching
16 10 (5.65%) Line Management
16 10 (5.65%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 174 (98.31%) SQL
2 173 (97.74%) C#
3 130 (73.45%) JavaScript
4 44 (24.86%) T-SQL
5 30 (16.95%) VB.NET
6 16 (9.04%) Java
7 12 (6.78%) VB
8 9 (5.08%) VB6
9 7 (3.95%) XAML
9 7 (3.95%) PHP
9 7 (3.95%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.39%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.13%) XPath
11 2 (1.13%) C++
12 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (9.04%) Degree
2 8 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.82%) MCP
3 5 (2.82%) MCSD
4 3 (1.69%) MCDBA
4 3 (1.69%) MCTS
4 3 (1.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) MOM
1 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.04%) Oracle
3 6 (3.39%) Adobe
3 6 (3.39%) Google
4 3 (1.69%) Twitter
4 3 (1.69%) Rackspace
Guildford, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare & more
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 50% bonus AND BENEFITS
Posted: 16 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago