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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 815 784 787
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 62 94 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.091% 0.080%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 58 88 82
Average salary £44,375 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,750 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
38726 42494 45752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.73% 41.08% 41.80%
Number of salaries quoted 33488 36678 40734
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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
London -2 24 £45,000 +20.00% 3
South East -6 13 £43,750 +28.67% 3
North West -27 9 £38,500 +2.66% 2
East of England -33 9 £50,000 -15.25% 3
West Midlands - 4 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £30,000 -
East Midlands +3 1 £31,500 -10.00%
LINQ to SQL
UK

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 153 (100.00%) .NET
2 150 (98.04%) SQL
2 150 (98.04%) LINQ
3 148 (96.73%) C#
4 124 (81.05%) ASP.NET
5 115 (75.16%) JavaScript
6 107 (69.93%) SQL Server
7 99 (64.71%) .NET Framework
8 94 (61.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 92 (60.13%) jQuery
10 87 (56.86%) HTML
11 86 (56.21%) CSS
12 81 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
13 76 (49.67%) MVC
14 71 (46.41%) ASP.NET MVC
15 65 (42.48%) WCF
16 51 (33.33%) Ajax
17 43 (28.10%) Microsoft
18 42 (27.45%) SQL Server 2008
19 41 (26.80%) HTML5
19 41 (26.80%) ASP.NET Web API
20 39 (25.49%) T-SQL
20 39 (25.49%) TDD
21 36 (23.53%) XML
22 35 (22.88%) OO
23 34 (22.22%) Scrum
24 32 (20.92%) VB.NET
25 31 (20.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
26 30 (19.61%) SOAP
27 29 (18.95%) Web Services

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 11 (7.19%) IIS
2 7 (4.58%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.92%) Apache
3 6 (3.92%) CMS
3 6 (3.92%) Sitefinity
4 5 (3.27%) WordPress
4 5 (3.27%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.61%) Node.js
6 1 (0.65%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (10.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.31%) GitHub
3 2 (1.31%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.15%) Internet
2 4 (2.61%) Extranet
2 4 (2.61%) HTTP
2 4 (2.61%) Intranet
3 1 (0.65%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (69.93%) SQL Server
2 42 (27.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (13.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (7.19%) MongoDB
4 11 (7.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (5.88%) MySQL
6 7 (4.58%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (4.58%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.92%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.61%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.96%) DB2
9 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (15.69%) NUnit
1 24 (15.69%) Visual Studio
2 22 (14.38%) MSTest
3 19 (12.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (9.15%) Rhino Mocks
5 13 (8.50%) Subversion
6 8 (5.23%) Selenium
6 8 (5.23%) SpecFlow
7 7 (4.58%) Moq
7 7 (4.58%) Eclipse
7 7 (4.58%) JUnit
7 7 (4.58%) NSubstitute
8 4 (2.61%) Hudson
9 3 (1.96%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.96%) Grunt
9 3 (1.96%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.96%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.31%) Xcode
10 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.65%) Redmine
General
1 27 (17.65%) Finance
2 11 (7.19%) Marketing
3 8 (5.23%) Retail
3 8 (5.23%) Billing
4 4 (2.61%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.61%) Multimedia
4 4 (2.61%) Law
4 4 (2.61%) Games
4 4 (2.61%) Banking
4 4 (2.61%) Back Office
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 141 (92.16%) Developer
2 63 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 38 (24.84%) Software Developer
4 34 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 30 (19.61%) C# Developer
5 30 (19.61%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (9.15%) Senior Software Developer
8 13 (8.50%) Junior Developer
8 13 (8.50%) Junior
9 12 (7.84%) Programmer
9 12 (7.84%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (7.19%) Software Engineer
11 9 (5.88%) Web Developer
11 9 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
11 9 (5.88%) Junior C# Developer
11 9 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
12 8 (5.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (5.23%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (5.23%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (100.00%) .NET
2 150 (98.04%) LINQ
3 124 (81.05%) ASP.NET
4 99 (64.71%) .NET Framework
5 94 (61.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 92 (60.13%) jQuery
7 87 (56.86%) HTML
8 86 (56.21%) CSS
9 71 (46.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 65 (42.48%) WCF
11 51 (33.33%) Ajax
12 41 (26.80%) HTML5
12 41 (26.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 36 (23.53%) XML
14 31 (20.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 30 (19.61%) SOAP
16 29 (18.95%) Web Services
17 24 (15.69%) WinForms
17 24 (15.69%) ADO.NET
17 24 (15.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.54%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.61%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.61%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.61%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.96%) User Experience
5 3 (1.96%) Animation
5 3 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.96%) iSeries
6 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.65%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.99%) Windows
2 8 (5.23%) Windows Phone 8
2 8 (5.23%) Windows Phone
3 5 (3.27%) Linux
3 5 (3.27%) Windows Phone 7
3 5 (3.27%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (49.67%) MVC
3 39 (25.49%) TDD
4 35 (22.88%) OO
5 34 (22.22%) Scrum
6 28 (18.30%) Software Engineering
7 26 (16.99%) Workflow
8 25 (16.34%) OOD
9 23 (15.03%) Mentoring
10 22 (14.38%) Waterfall
10 22 (14.38%) BDD
11 19 (12.42%) Web Development
12 18 (11.76%) E-Commerce
13 12 (7.84%) OOP
14 11 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (7.19%) Unit Testing
14 11 (7.19%) Dependency Injection
15 9 (5.88%) MVVM
15 9 (5.88%) SOA
16 8 (5.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 150 (98.04%) SQL
2 148 (96.73%) C#
3 115 (75.16%) JavaScript
4 39 (25.49%) T-SQL
5 32 (20.92%) VB.NET
6 20 (13.07%) Java
7 8 (5.23%) VB
7 8 (5.23%) XAML
8 7 (4.58%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.92%) PHP
10 5 (3.27%) VB6
11 3 (1.96%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.96%) RPG
12 2 (1.31%) XPath
13 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (9.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (28.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.46%) Oracle
3 4 (2.61%) Facebook
3 4 (2.61%) Twitter
4 2 (1.31%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
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Posted: Yesterday
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Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £37500 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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House of Fraser
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
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Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: Strong Competitive Salary
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London
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Salary: Strong Competitive Salary
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Salary: Competitive and benefits
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