The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 45 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 25 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.52% 0.97% 2.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.79% 2.15% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 13
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,625 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
LINQ
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
212 279 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 38.34% 45.07% 51.33%
Number of salaries quoted 187 253 275
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,898 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

LINQ
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Guildford

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Guildford

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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
1 58 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 57 (98.28%) MVC
2 57 (98.28%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (98.28%) SQL Server
3 56 (96.55%) Subversion
4 55 (94.83%) Ajax
5 36 (62.07%) WCF
6 32 (55.17%) .NET Framework
6 32 (55.17%) Entity Framework
7 29 (50.00%) Scrum
7 29 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 28 (48.28%) HTML
8 28 (48.28%) CSS
8 28 (48.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 27 (46.55%) TDD
10 26 (44.83%) NUnit
10 26 (44.83%) OO
10 26 (44.83%) Castle Windsor
10 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (44.83%) Rhino Mocks
10 26 (44.83%) NHibernate
10 26 (44.83%) Social Network
10 26 (44.83%) MonoRail
10 26 (44.83%) SDLC
10 26 (44.83%) SQL Server 2014
10 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 26 (44.83%) Web Application Development
11 22 (37.93%) Visual Studio

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (98.28%) SQL Server
2 26 (44.83%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 56 (96.55%) Subversion
2 26 (44.83%) NUnit
2 26 (44.83%) Rhino Mocks
3 22 (37.93%) Visual Studio
4 21 (36.21%) TeamCity
5 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 58 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 58 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (39.66%) C# .NET Developer
2 23 (39.66%) C# Developer
3 22 (37.93%) ASP.NET Developer
3 22 (37.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 21 (36.21%) .NET Software Developer
4 21 (36.21%) C# Software Developer
4 21 (36.21%) Software Developer
5 18 (31.03%) Senior .NET Developer
5 18 (31.03%) Senior Developer
6 10 (17.24%) SQL Developer
7 9 (15.52%) HTML Developer
7 9 (15.52%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Senior Software Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
1 58 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 55 (94.83%) Ajax
3 36 (62.07%) WCF
4 32 (55.17%) .NET Framework
4 32 (55.17%) Entity Framework
5 28 (48.28%) ASP.NET Web API
5 28 (48.28%) CSS
5 28 (48.28%) HTML
6 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 26 (44.83%) Castle Windsor
6 26 (44.83%) MonoRail
6 26 (44.83%) NHibernate
7 20 (34.48%) jQuery
7 20 (34.48%) Web Services
8 19 (32.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 19 (32.76%) LINQ to SQL
9 10 (17.24%) AngularJS
10 9 (15.52%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.83%) Social Network
2 9 (15.52%) User Experience
3 1 (1.72%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (98.28%) Agile Software Development
1 57 (98.28%) MVC
2 29 (50.00%) Scrum
3 27 (46.55%) TDD
4 26 (44.83%) OO
4 26 (44.83%) SDLC
4 26 (44.83%) Web Application Development
5 19 (32.76%) Web Development
6 18 (31.03%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (17.24%) Unit Testing
8 9 (15.52%) MVVM
9 2 (3.45%) Front End Development
10 1 (1.72%) 3D Animation
10 1 (1.72%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (34.48%) SQL
4 18 (31.03%) PowerShell
4 18 (31.03%) T-SQL
5 9 (15.52%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.72%) Telerik