The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 61 77 83
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 41 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.20% 1.15% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.05% 3.11% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41 11 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
453 354 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.31% 37.15% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 355 295 319
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

LINQ
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Essex region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Essex

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Essex

LINQ
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Chelmsford - 14 £40,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 13 £50,000 - 1
Billericay +9 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Saffron Walden - 1 £52,500 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing LINQ 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.

1 72 (100.00%) C#
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (90.28%) ASP.NET
3 62 (86.11%) SQL
4 59 (81.94%) MVC
5 58 (80.56%) .NET Framework
6 48 (66.67%) WPF
6 48 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 46 (63.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (51.39%) VB.NET
9 35 (48.61%) SQL Server
9 35 (48.61%) XML
9 35 (48.61%) WinForms
10 33 (45.83%) T-SQL
11 31 (43.06%) JSON
12 30 (41.67%) Razor View Engine
13 28 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
14 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
16 24 (33.33%) JavaScript
17 23 (31.94%) E-Commerce
18 19 (26.39%) WCF
19 18 (25.00%) HTML
19 18 (25.00%) CSS
20 17 (23.61%) Web Services
20 17 (23.61%) LINQ to SQL
20 17 (23.61%) jQuery
21 16 (22.22%) CSS3
21 16 (22.22%) HTML5
21 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing LINQ 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) NFC
1 2 (2.78%) SMPP
1 2 (2.78%) SMS
2 1 (1.39%) FTP
2 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (48.61%) SQL Server
2 28 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) NUnit
2 12 (16.67%) MSTest
3 7 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (9.72%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (11.11%) Retail
2 6 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (100.00%) Developer
2 55 (76.39%) .NET Developer
3 36 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 31 (43.06%) C# Developer
5 22 (30.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 7 (9.72%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (6.94%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (2.78%) Junior Developer
12 2 (2.78%) Junior C# Developer
12 2 (2.78%) Junior
13 1 (1.39%) Software Engineer
13 1 (1.39%) Web Developer
13 1 (1.39%) Senior Software Developer
13 1 (1.39%) .NET Web Developer
13 1 (1.39%) Programmer
13 1 (1.39%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (90.28%) ASP.NET
3 58 (80.56%) .NET Framework
4 48 (66.67%) WPF
4 48 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 46 (63.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (48.61%) XML
6 35 (48.61%) WinForms
7 31 (43.06%) JSON
8 30 (41.67%) Razor View Engine
9 19 (26.39%) WCF
10 18 (25.00%) HTML
10 18 (25.00%) CSS
11 17 (23.61%) Web Services
11 17 (23.61%) LINQ to SQL
11 17 (23.61%) jQuery
12 16 (22.22%) CSS3
12 16 (22.22%) HTML5
12 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Kindle
2 3 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.78%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Windows
1 3 (4.17%) Android
1 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
1 3 (4.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (81.94%) MVC
2 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.94%) E-Commerce
4 13 (18.06%) SEO
4 13 (18.06%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (18.06%) Waterfall
5 9 (12.50%) OO
6 8 (11.11%) TDD
7 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.72%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.33%) OOD
9 4 (5.56%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.17%) SOA
10 3 (4.17%) Scrum
11 2 (2.78%) MVVM
11 2 (2.78%) OOP
12 1 (1.39%) Web Development
12 1 (1.39%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.39%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (1.39%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) C#
2 62 (86.11%) SQL
3 37 (51.39%) VB.NET
4 33 (45.83%) T-SQL
5 24 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (9.72%) XAML
7 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.33%) VB
8 3 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) PhD
1 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.39%) Dell
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