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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 59 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 44 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.11% 0.74% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.96% 2.13% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 44 8 1
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +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
491 376 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.75% 34.62% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 386 324 330
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Chelmsford - 19 £40,000 -
Southend-on-Sea -7 10 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Saffron Walden - 3 £52,500 - 1
Harlow - 1 £45,000 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 65 (100.00%) C#
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (89.23%) ASP.NET
3 56 (86.15%) .NET Framework
4 52 (80.00%) SQL
5 50 (76.92%) MVC
6 47 (72.31%) WPF
7 43 (66.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 36 (55.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (53.85%) XML
10 32 (49.23%) T-SQL
10 32 (49.23%) SQL Server
10 32 (49.23%) VB.NET
11 31 (47.69%) WinForms
11 31 (47.69%) JSON
12 30 (46.15%) Razor View Engine
13 26 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
15 21 (32.31%) WCF
16 19 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (24.62%) E-Commerce
17 16 (24.62%) NUnit
18 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
18 15 (23.08%) MSTest
19 13 (20.00%) CSS
19 13 (20.00%) HTML
20 12 (18.46%) jQuery
20 12 (18.46%) Web Services
21 11 (16.92%) HTML5
21 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) SMS
1 2 (3.08%) SMPP
1 2 (3.08%) NFC
2 1 (1.54%) FTP
2 1 (1.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (49.23%) SQL Server
2 26 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) NUnit
2 15 (23.08%) MSTest
3 10 (15.38%) MSBuild
3 10 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (10.77%) Retail
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (100.00%) Developer
2 44 (67.69%) .NET Developer
3 33 (50.77%) Software Developer
4 30 (46.15%) C# Developer
5 18 (27.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (18.46%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.62%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Junior C# Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Junior
11 1 (1.54%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.54%) Web Developer
11 1 (1.54%) C# Software Engineer
11 1 (1.54%) Systems Developer
11 1 (1.54%) .NET Software Engineer
11 1 (1.54%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (89.23%) ASP.NET
3 56 (86.15%) .NET Framework
4 47 (72.31%) WPF
5 43 (66.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 36 (55.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (53.85%) XML
8 31 (47.69%) WinForms
8 31 (47.69%) JSON
9 30 (46.15%) Razor View Engine
10 21 (32.31%) WCF
11 13 (20.00%) CSS
11 13 (20.00%) HTML
12 12 (18.46%) Web Services
12 12 (18.46%) jQuery
13 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (16.92%) HTML5
13 11 (16.92%) LINQ to SQL
13 11 (16.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Kindle
2 3 (4.62%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.54%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.54%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
1 3 (4.62%) Android
1 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
1 3 (4.62%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (76.92%) MVC
2 19 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.62%) E-Commerce
4 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
5 9 (13.85%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (13.85%) SEO
5 9 (13.85%) OO
6 8 (12.31%) TDD
7 7 (10.77%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.69%) OOD
9 4 (6.15%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.62%) Scrum
11 2 (3.08%) MVVM
11 2 (3.08%) SOA
11 2 (3.08%) OOP
12 1 (1.54%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.54%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (1.54%) DevOps
12 1 (1.54%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (80.00%) SQL
3 32 (49.23%) T-SQL
3 32 (49.23%) VB.NET
4 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 10 (15.38%) XAML
6 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.69%) VB
8 3 (4.62%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) PhD
1 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.54%) Dell
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40k plus bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 3 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, office perks
Posted: 18 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 21 days ago