The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 81 79 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 9 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.87% 1.36% 2.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 4.13% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 25
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £38,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
395 412 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 38.13% 32.85% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 314 324 305
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Essex

LINQ
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +8 7 £50,000 +11.11%
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) XML
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 12 (85.71%) Web Services
3 12 (85.71%) Autofac
3 12 (85.71%) AutoMapper
4 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
4 11 (78.57%) MS Office
5 9 (64.29%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (50.00%) .NET
6 7 (50.00%) Regression Testing
6 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (50.00%) Time Management
6 7 (50.00%) Data Integration
7 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
7 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 2 (14.29%) CSS
9 2 (14.29%) SOAP
9 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
1 11 (78.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Applications Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Development Manager
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (21.43%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (21.43%) SSRS Developer
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) XML
2 13 (92.86%) HTML
3 12 (85.71%) Autofac
3 12 (85.71%) AutoMapper
3 12 (85.71%) Web Services
4 7 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (14.29%) LESS
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (50.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 7 (50.00%) Time Management
2 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) SOLID
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (35.71%) VB.NET
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft