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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 785 742 747
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +5
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 86 103 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83 87 126
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42701 40509 45931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.06% 39.81% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 36588 35367 40844
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 30 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 30 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 -5 19 £44,000 +17.33% 2
London -97 17 £45,000 -5.26% 3
North West +3 15 £39,500 +5.33% 1
East Midlands - 12 £30,000 -
East of England -6 11 £42,500 -10.52% 3
South West -5 10 £40,000 +60.00% 4
West Midlands - 2 £27,500 -
LINQ to SQL
UK

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 164 (98.80%) C#
1 164 (98.80%) SQL
1 164 (98.80%) LINQ
2 160 (96.39%) .NET
3 133 (80.12%) SQL Server
4 132 (79.52%) ASP.NET
5 118 (71.08%) JavaScript
6 116 (69.88%) .NET Framework
7 113 (68.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 100 (60.24%) jQuery
9 97 (58.43%) MVC
10 93 (56.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 83 (50.00%) HTML
12 81 (48.80%) CSS
13 72 (43.37%) WCF
14 61 (36.75%) Microsoft
15 55 (33.13%) T-SQL
16 54 (32.53%) TDD
17 43 (25.90%) Visual Studio
18 40 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
19 37 (22.29%) Ajax
19 37 (22.29%) Scrum
20 36 (21.69%) HTML5
21 35 (21.08%) Windows
22 33 (19.88%) XML
22 33 (19.88%) Team Foundation Server
23 31 (18.67%) WinForms
24 30 (18.07%) OO
25 29 (17.47%) ADO.NET
26 28 (16.87%) Finance

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 23 (13.86%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.42%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (5.42%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (3.61%) Apache
4 5 (3.01%) IIS
4 5 (3.01%) WordPress
5 2 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.60%) CMS
6 1 (0.60%) DNN
6 1 (0.60%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 23 (13.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.02%) Photoshop
3 8 (4.82%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (4.82%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.42%) Office 365
2 6 (3.61%) SaaS
2 6 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.20%) GitHub
4 2 (1.20%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.23%) Internet
2 3 (1.81%) LDAP
3 1 (0.60%) HTTP
3 1 (0.60%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (80.12%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (12.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (6.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (6.63%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (4.22%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (4.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (4.22%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.01%) MySQL
7 4 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (25.90%) Visual Studio
2 33 (19.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (14.46%) Subversion
4 22 (13.25%) NUnit
5 17 (10.24%) MSTest
6 14 (8.43%) Rhino Mocks
7 13 (7.83%) PhoneGap
8 12 (7.23%) SpecFlow
9 11 (6.63%) Moq
9 11 (6.63%) Redmine
10 10 (6.02%) Selenium
11 7 (4.22%) Eclipse
11 7 (4.22%) JUnit
12 3 (1.81%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (1.20%) Hudson
13 2 (1.20%) Xcode
General
1 28 (16.87%) Finance
2 13 (7.83%) Marketing
3 12 (7.23%) Retail
4 10 (6.02%) Billing
5 4 (2.41%) Back Office
5 4 (2.41%) Law
5 4 (2.41%) Banking
5 4 (2.41%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.41%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.20%) Publishing
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 146 (87.95%) Developer
2 62 (37.35%) .NET Developer
3 41 (24.70%) C# Developer
4 33 (19.88%) Senior Developer
5 30 (18.07%) Software Developer
6 27 (16.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 27 (16.27%) Web Developer
7 17 (10.24%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (9.64%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (9.04%) .NET Web Developer
9 15 (9.04%) Senior C# Developer
10 13 (7.83%) SharePoint Developer
10 13 (7.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (7.23%) C# Web Developer
12 10 (6.02%) Lead Developer
13 9 (5.42%) Programmer
13 9 (5.42%) Software Engineer
14 8 (4.82%) Web Analyst
14 8 (4.82%) Architect
14 8 (4.82%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (98.80%) LINQ
2 160 (96.39%) .NET
3 132 (79.52%) ASP.NET
4 116 (69.88%) .NET Framework
5 113 (68.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 100 (60.24%) jQuery
7 93 (56.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 83 (50.00%) HTML
9 81 (48.80%) CSS
10 72 (43.37%) WCF
11 37 (22.29%) Ajax
12 36 (21.69%) HTML5
13 33 (19.88%) XML
14 31 (18.67%) WinForms
15 29 (17.47%) ADO.NET
16 27 (16.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 25 (15.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 24 (14.46%) Web Services
19 23 (13.86%) ASP.NET Web API
19 23 (13.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.65%) N-Tier
2 13 (7.83%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.42%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.61%) Social Network
5 5 (3.01%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (1.81%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.81%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.81%) Animation
7 1 (0.60%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.60%) Open Source
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.08%) Windows
2 5 (3.01%) Linux
2 5 (3.01%) Windows Mobile
2 5 (3.01%) Windows Phone 8
2 5 (3.01%) Windows Phone
3 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (58.43%) MVC
2 54 (32.53%) TDD
3 40 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (22.29%) Scrum
5 30 (18.07%) OO
6 26 (15.66%) BDD
7 25 (15.06%) OOD
8 24 (14.46%) Software Engineering
9 23 (13.86%) E-Commerce
9 23 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (11.45%) Pair Programming
11 18 (10.84%) Web Development
12 15 (9.04%) Waterfall
13 14 (8.43%) Multithreading
14 12 (7.23%) Dependency Injection
15 10 (6.02%) Test Strategy
15 10 (6.02%) Software Testing
15 10 (6.02%) Refactoring
15 10 (6.02%) Time Management
15 10 (6.02%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 164 (98.80%) C#
1 164 (98.80%) SQL
2 118 (71.08%) JavaScript
3 55 (33.13%) T-SQL
4 20 (12.05%) VB.NET
5 13 (7.83%) Java
6 9 (5.42%) VB
7 8 (4.82%) VB6
8 7 (4.22%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.61%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.61%) PHP
10 5 (3.01%) XAML
11 4 (2.41%) XPath
12 2 (1.20%) C++
13 1 (0.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (10.24%) Degree
2 8 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.01%) MCP
3 5 (3.01%) MCSD
4 3 (1.81%) MCDBA
4 3 (1.81%) MCITP
4 3 (1.81%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.81%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.81%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) MOM
2 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (36.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.04%) Oracle
3 8 (4.82%) Google
3 8 (4.82%) Adobe
4 2 (1.20%) Twitter
4 2 (1.20%) Rackspace
4 2 (1.20%) Telerik
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits (see advert)
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Parity Resources
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 45000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits + training
Posted: 27 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago