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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 810 801 784
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 49 59 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.059% 0.072%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 43 55 70
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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
37108 40647 41236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.42% 40.94% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31932 34076 36588
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
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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
London +48 29 £42,500 -22.72% 6
East of England -9 11 £50,000 -2.43%
East Midlands +28 4 £52,500 +40.00%
West Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
South East -23 1 £35,000 +16.66% 4
North East - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
LINQ to SQL
UK

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 112 (99.12%) .NET
2 110 (97.35%) SQL
3 108 (95.58%) C#
4 106 (93.81%) LINQ
5 88 (77.88%) ASP.NET
6 85 (75.22%) JavaScript
7 83 (73.45%) HTML
8 82 (72.57%) SQL Server
9 80 (70.80%) .NET Framework
10 77 (68.14%) MVC
11 75 (66.37%) jQuery
12 74 (65.49%) CSS
13 71 (62.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 56 (49.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 54 (47.79%) Agile Software Development
16 46 (40.71%) SQL Server 2008
16 46 (40.71%) ASP.NET Web API
17 43 (38.05%) HTML5
18 41 (36.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 41 (36.28%) WCF
18 41 (36.28%) Web Services
19 39 (34.51%) Ajax
20 30 (26.55%) Microsoft
21 29 (25.66%) NHibernate
22 28 (24.78%) TDD
23 27 (23.89%) CSS3
24 23 (20.35%) XML
25 22 (19.47%) Windows
26 21 (18.58%) E-Commerce
26 21 (18.58%) Workflow

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 16 (14.16%) CMS
2 8 (7.08%) Sitefinity
2 8 (7.08%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.08%) IIS
3 7 (6.19%) Umbraco
3 7 (6.19%) Node.js
4 4 (3.54%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.65%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.65%) SaaS
2 3 (2.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) HTTP
2 3 (2.65%) Intranet
2 3 (2.65%) Internet
2 3 (2.65%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (72.57%) SQL Server
2 46 (40.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (12.39%) MongoDB
4 13 (11.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (10.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (7.08%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (6.19%) MySQL
8 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.65%) DB2
10 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (15.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (14.16%) Visual Studio
3 10 (8.85%) NUnit
4 8 (7.08%) Subversion
5 6 (5.31%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (5.31%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.42%) Jasmine
6 5 (4.42%) Grunt
6 5 (4.42%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (3.54%) NSubstitute
7 4 (3.54%) NCover
7 4 (3.54%) MSTest
8 3 (2.65%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.65%) ReSharper
8 3 (2.65%) Hudson
8 3 (2.65%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.88%) Log4Net
General
1 10 (8.85%) Finance
2 7 (6.19%) Games
3 4 (3.54%) Retail
3 4 (3.54%) Local Government
4 1 (0.88%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) Law
4 1 (0.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 102 (90.27%) Developer
2 65 (57.52%) .NET Developer
3 37 (32.74%) C# Developer
4 30 (26.55%) ASP.NET Developer
4 30 (26.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (22.12%) Senior Developer
6 16 (14.16%) Software Developer
7 14 (12.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (9.73%) Senior Software Developer
9 9 (7.96%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (7.08%) .NET Consultant
10 8 (7.08%) Consultant
11 7 (6.19%) Senior C# Developer
12 5 (4.42%) Web Developer
12 5 (4.42%) Technical Director
13 4 (3.54%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (3.54%) Junior Developer
13 4 (3.54%) Junior .NET Developer
13 4 (3.54%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (3.54%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (99.12%) .NET
2 106 (93.81%) LINQ
3 88 (77.88%) ASP.NET
4 83 (73.45%) HTML
5 80 (70.80%) .NET Framework
6 75 (66.37%) jQuery
7 74 (65.49%) CSS
8 71 (62.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 56 (49.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 46 (40.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 43 (38.05%) HTML5
12 41 (36.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 41 (36.28%) WCF
12 41 (36.28%) Web Services
13 39 (34.51%) Ajax
14 29 (25.66%) NHibernate
15 27 (23.89%) CSS3
16 23 (20.35%) XML
17 21 (18.58%) WPF
17 21 (18.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.19%) User Experience
3 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.54%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.65%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.65%) W3C
6 3 (2.65%) E-Learning
6 3 (2.65%) iSeries
7 2 (1.77%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.88%) Social Media
8 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.47%) Windows
2 8 (7.08%) Windows Phone
2 8 (7.08%) Windows 8
2 8 (7.08%) Windows Phone 8
2 8 (7.08%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (68.14%) MVC
2 54 (47.79%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (24.78%) TDD
4 21 (18.58%) E-Commerce
4 21 (18.58%) Workflow
5 18 (15.93%) OO
6 16 (14.16%) Scrum
7 13 (11.50%) SEO
7 13 (11.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (11.50%) Waterfall
8 12 (10.62%) MVVM
8 12 (10.62%) Dependency Injection
8 12 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (9.73%) Software Engineering
9 11 (9.73%) Unit Testing
10 10 (8.85%) OOP
11 9 (7.96%) SOA
11 9 (7.96%) Web Development
12 8 (7.08%) Release Management
12 8 (7.08%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 110 (97.35%) SQL
2 108 (95.58%) C#
3 85 (75.22%) JavaScript
4 19 (16.81%) T-SQL
5 12 (10.62%) Java
6 10 (8.85%) VB.NET
7 8 (7.08%) XAML
8 5 (4.42%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.65%) RPG
9 3 (2.65%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (1.77%) VCP4
2 1 (0.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (26.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.19%) Facebook
3 6 (5.31%) Twitter
4 4 (3.54%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.88%) DevExpress
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