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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 879 869 823
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -46
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 32 50 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.051% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.088% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 27 43 69
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £33,400 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
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
36281 36270 39931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.32% 37.19% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 31653 31421 33643
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +1 11 £36,500 -16.57% 2
East Midlands +6 10 £37,500 -28.57% 1
London -15 7 £52,500 +10.52% 3
North West - 3 £50,000 - 2
East of England -11 1 £57,500 +15.00%
LINQ to SQL
UK

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 119 (100.00%) C#
1 119 (100.00%) SQL
2 114 (95.80%) .NET
3 111 (93.28%) LINQ
4 108 (90.76%) MVC
5 101 (84.87%) SQL Server
6 94 (78.99%) .NET Framework
6 94 (78.99%) Entity Framework
7 89 (74.79%) HTML
8 81 (68.07%) Agile Software Development
9 78 (65.55%) ASP.NET
10 76 (63.87%) JavaScript
11 75 (63.03%) CSS
12 58 (48.74%) jQuery
13 55 (46.22%) Ajax
14 48 (40.34%) ASP.NET Web API
15 46 (38.66%) Web Services
16 42 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 42 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
17 39 (32.77%) Windows
18 37 (31.09%) Team Foundation Server
19 35 (29.41%) Visual Studio
20 33 (27.73%) OO
20 33 (27.73%) SQL Server 2008
20 33 (27.73%) TDD
21 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
22 29 (24.37%) T-SQL
22 29 (24.37%) Subversion
22 29 (24.37%) Web Development
23 26 (21.85%) E-Commerce

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (21.01%) CMS
2 17 (14.29%) Umbraco
3 13 (10.92%) Sitefinity
4 12 (10.08%) DNN
4 12 (10.08%) IIS
4 12 (10.08%) Kentico
4 12 (10.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (6.72%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.72%) SaaS
2 6 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.84%) GitHub
3 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) HTTP
2 1 (0.84%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (84.87%) SQL Server
2 33 (27.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (5.04%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (31.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (29.41%) Visual Studio
3 29 (24.37%) Subversion
4 26 (21.85%) TeamCity
5 18 (15.13%) Git (software)
6 15 (12.61%) NUnit
7 2 (1.68%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.84%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.84%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.84%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (21.85%) Marketing
2 18 (15.13%) Retail
3 14 (11.76%) Advertising
4 7 (5.88%) Local Government
5 3 (2.52%) Finance
5 3 (2.52%) Law
6 1 (0.84%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 119 (100.00%) Developer
2 90 (75.63%) .NET Developer
3 81 (68.07%) C# Developer
4 77 (64.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (38.66%) .NET Software Developer
6 45 (37.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 41 (34.45%) C# Software Developer
7 41 (34.45%) Senior Developer
8 40 (33.61%) Software Developer
9 37 (31.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 29 (24.37%) Senior .NET Developer
11 28 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 28 (23.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 28 (23.53%) Senior C# Developer
12 25 (21.01%) Web Developer
13 23 (19.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
13 23 (19.33%) Senior Software Developer
14 21 (17.65%) SQL Developer
15 20 (16.81%) Junior
15 20 (16.81%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (95.80%) .NET
2 111 (93.28%) LINQ
3 94 (78.99%) .NET Framework
3 94 (78.99%) Entity Framework
4 89 (74.79%) HTML
5 78 (65.55%) ASP.NET
6 75 (63.03%) CSS
7 58 (48.74%) jQuery
8 55 (46.22%) Ajax
9 48 (40.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 46 (38.66%) Web Services
11 42 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 42 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 25 (21.01%) HTML5
13 22 (18.49%) SOAP
14 19 (15.97%) AngularJS
15 18 (15.13%) WF
16 17 (14.29%) SignalR
16 17 (14.29%) WCF
17 10 (8.40%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.20%) NHS
5 4 (3.36%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.68%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.68%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.84%) Animation
7 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.84%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.84%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (32.77%) Windows
2 2 (1.68%) Android
2 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (90.76%) MVC
2 81 (68.07%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (27.73%) OO
3 33 (27.73%) TDD
4 29 (24.37%) Web Development
5 26 (21.85%) E-Commerce
6 21 (17.65%) OOP
7 20 (16.81%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (14.29%) Scrum
8 17 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 16 (13.45%) Workflow
10 15 (12.61%) CRM
11 14 (11.76%) Performance Improvement
12 12 (10.08%) Content Management
12 12 (10.08%) ERP
13 11 (9.24%) OOD
14 10 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (6.72%) Automated Testing
15 8 (6.72%) Software Engineering
15 8 (6.72%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (100.00%) C#
1 119 (100.00%) SQL
2 76 (63.87%) JavaScript
3 29 (24.37%) T-SQL
4 26 (21.85%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.20%) PHP
6 2 (1.68%) Erlang
7 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.84%) VB
7 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.84%) VB6
7 1 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.92%) Telerik
3 12 (10.08%) EPiServer
3 12 (10.08%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.68%) Adobe
4 2 (1.68%) HP
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