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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 84 95 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 17 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.29% 0.57% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.79% 1.54% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 11
Average salary £40,000 £51,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +70.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
449 518 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 34.12% 36.76% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 381 414 303
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 - 5 £40,000 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £55,000 -
Witham - 1 £37,500 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 58 (100.00%) C#
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (98.28%) SQL
2 57 (98.28%) ASP.NET
3 54 (93.10%) MVC
4 49 (84.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (72.41%) .NET Framework
6 41 (70.69%) Entity Framework
7 38 (65.52%) WPF
8 37 (63.79%) VB.NET
9 35 (60.34%) WinForms
10 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
11 29 (50.00%) T-SQL
12 27 (46.55%) XML
12 27 (46.55%) E-Commerce
13 26 (44.83%) JSON
14 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
14 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (43.10%) Razor View Engine
15 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
16 17 (29.31%) HTML
16 17 (29.31%) CSS
17 16 (27.59%) Web Services
17 16 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (27.59%) LINQ to SQL
17 16 (27.59%) HTML5
18 15 (25.86%) CSS3
18 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 15 (25.86%) jQuery

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) NUnit
2 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.72%) MSTest
General
1 7 (12.07%) Retail
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (100.00%) Developer
2 52 (89.66%) .NET Developer
3 26 (44.83%) Software Developer
4 18 (31.03%) C# Developer
5 16 (27.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (18.97%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Junior C# Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Junior
8 3 (5.17%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Junior .NET Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Programmer
10 1 (1.72%) Systems Developer
10 1 (1.72%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (98.28%) ASP.NET
3 49 (84.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 42 (72.41%) .NET Framework
5 41 (70.69%) Entity Framework
6 38 (65.52%) WPF
7 35 (60.34%) WinForms
8 27 (46.55%) XML
9 26 (44.83%) JSON
10 25 (43.10%) Razor View Engine
11 17 (29.31%) CSS
11 17 (29.31%) HTML
12 16 (27.59%) Web Services
12 16 (27.59%) HTML5
12 16 (27.59%) LINQ to SQL
12 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 15 (25.86%) CSS3
13 15 (25.86%) jQuery
14 12 (20.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Kindle
2 2 (3.45%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (93.10%) MVC
2 27 (46.55%) E-Commerce
3 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.97%) SEO
4 11 (18.97%) Waterfall
4 11 (18.97%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (18.97%) Mobile Development
5 7 (12.07%) OO
6 6 (10.34%) OOD
7 4 (6.90%) SOA
8 3 (5.17%) Scrum
8 3 (5.17%) TDD
9 2 (3.45%) MVVM
10 1 (1.72%) BDD
10 1 (1.72%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.72%) Web Development
10 1 (1.72%) Wealth Management
10 1 (1.72%) Risk Analysis
10 1 (1.72%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C#
2 57 (98.28%) SQL
3 37 (63.79%) VB.NET
4 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
5 29 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.34%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) SLA
2 5 (8.62%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
Chelmsford, Essex
HW Search & Selection
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Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
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Essex
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