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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 834 822 754
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -68
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 46 91 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.081% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.21% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 43 90 117
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
39245 44273 41707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.99% 39.38% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 33890 38185 36553
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +21 26 £47,500 +5.55% 2
South East -5 10 £40,000 -13.51% 1
East Midlands -2 5 £32,500 +8.33%
North West +4 2 £32,500 -15.03% 1
East of England +3 2 £48,750 +2.63%
South West -11 1 £37,500 -13.29%
LINQ to SQL
UK

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 100 (100.00%) C#
2 99 (99.00%) SQL
3 98 (98.00%) .NET
4 91 (91.00%) LINQ
5 87 (87.00%) .NET Framework
6 86 (86.00%) MVC
7 84 (84.00%) Entity Framework
8 71 (71.00%) HTML
8 71 (71.00%) jQuery
9 70 (70.00%) JavaScript
10 65 (65.00%) ASP.NET
11 64 (64.00%) SQL Server
12 55 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
13 49 (49.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 48 (48.00%) CSS
15 44 (44.00%) Ajax
16 41 (41.00%) TDD
17 39 (39.00%) Web Services
17 39 (39.00%) HTML5
18 38 (38.00%) WCF
19 36 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 35 (35.00%) NHibernate
21 33 (33.00%) ASP.NET Web API
22 30 (30.00%) SOAP
23 27 (27.00%) Microsoft
23 27 (27.00%) CMS
23 27 (27.00%) SQL Server 2008
24 25 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
25 24 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 22 (22.00%) WPF

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 27 (27.00%) CMS
2 9 (9.00%) Umbraco
3 5 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (5.00%) Sitefinity
4 4 (4.00%) IIS
5 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.00%) DNN
5 3 (3.00%) Kentico
6 2 (2.00%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.00%) Node.js
7 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.00%) SaaS
3 2 (2.00%) GitHub
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) SMS
2 1 (1.00%) FTP
2 1 (1.00%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (27.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.00%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.00%) Big Data
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.00%) SimpleDB
7 1 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (13.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (10.00%) NUnit
4 9 (9.00%) MSBuild
5 7 (7.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (7.00%) Subversion
6 4 (4.00%) NCover
6 4 (4.00%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.00%) ReSharper
7 3 (3.00%) Moq
7 3 (3.00%) Hudson
8 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (2.00%) NCrunch
8 2 (2.00%) NSubstitute
8 2 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (2.00%) MSTest
9 1 (1.00%) Log4Net
9 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (14.00%) Local Government
2 11 (11.00%) Finance
3 8 (8.00%) Retail
3 8 (8.00%) Marketing
4 3 (3.00%) Advertising
5 2 (2.00%) Games
6 1 (1.00%) Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Law
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Back Office
6 1 (1.00%) Electronics
6 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (81.00%) Developer
2 45 (45.00%) .NET Developer
3 42 (42.00%) C# Developer
4 38 (38.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (23.00%) Senior Developer
6 14 (14.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (13.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (12.00%) Software Developer
9 11 (11.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (11.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 9 (9.00%) Consultant
11 8 (8.00%) VB.NET Developer
11 8 (8.00%) .NET Consultant
12 6 (6.00%) Programmer
12 6 (6.00%) Web Developer
12 6 (6.00%) Senior Software Developer
13 4 (4.00%) Analyst
13 4 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
13 4 (4.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (98.00%) .NET
2 91 (91.00%) LINQ
3 87 (87.00%) .NET Framework
4 84 (84.00%) Entity Framework
5 71 (71.00%) jQuery
5 71 (71.00%) HTML
6 65 (65.00%) ASP.NET
7 49 (49.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 48 (48.00%) CSS
9 44 (44.00%) Ajax
10 39 (39.00%) Web Services
10 39 (39.00%) HTML5
11 38 (38.00%) WCF
12 36 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 35 (35.00%) NHibernate
14 33 (33.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 30 (30.00%) SOAP
16 22 (22.00%) WPF
17 20 (20.00%) XML
17 20 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.00%) E-Learning
3 3 (3.00%) Social Media
4 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.00%) User Experience
4 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.00%) NHS
4 2 (2.00%) W3C
5 1 (1.00%) DTV
5 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.00%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.00%) Windows
2 9 (9.00%) Windows Phone 7
2 9 (9.00%) Windows 8
2 9 (9.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 9 (9.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (86.00%) MVC
2 55 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (41.00%) TDD
4 19 (19.00%) Workflow
4 19 (19.00%) Scrum
5 18 (18.00%) E-Commerce
6 17 (17.00%) Dependency Injection
7 16 (16.00%) SDLC
8 15 (15.00%) MVVM
8 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 13 (13.00%) Unit Testing
10 11 (11.00%) OO
10 11 (11.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (10.00%) Multithreading
12 9 (9.00%) Automated Testing
12 9 (9.00%) Release Management
12 9 (9.00%) OOP
12 9 (9.00%) Waterfall
13 8 (8.00%) SOA
13 8 (8.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) C#
2 99 (99.00%) SQL
3 70 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (17.00%) T-SQL
5 13 (13.00%) Java
6 10 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 10 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (9.00%) XAML
8 4 (4.00%) VB
9 2 (2.00%) PHP
9 2 (2.00%) C
9 2 (2.00%) C++
9 2 (2.00%) Python
9 2 (2.00%) Ruby
10 1 (1.00%) XPath
10 1 (1.00%) Erlang
10 1 (1.00%) Tcl
10 1 (1.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (19.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.00%) HND
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.00%) MCPD
3 1 (1.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (27.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.00%) Sitecore
2 5 (5.00%) Twitter
3 4 (4.00%) Oracle
4 3 (3.00%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.00%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.00%) Telerik
6 1 (1.00%) SAP
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco
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