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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 48 32 58
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 28 62 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.27% 7.01% 2.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.91% 13.28% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 22 62 20
Average salary £30,000 £45,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.06% +21.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
354 467 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 53.96% 52.83% 48.88%
Number of salaries quoted 316 408 326
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 August 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Guildford

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) C#
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
3 29 (54.72%) SQL
4 27 (50.94%) WPF
4 27 (50.94%) Multithreading
4 27 (50.94%) MVVM
5 26 (49.06%) jQuery
5 26 (49.06%) Low Latency
5 26 (49.06%) .NET Framework
5 26 (49.06%) Ajax
5 26 (49.06%) HTML
5 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
5 26 (49.06%) ASP.NET
5 26 (49.06%) CSS
5 26 (49.06%) Finance
6 25 (47.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 23 (43.40%) Software Engineering
8 16 (30.19%) REST
8 16 (30.19%) NHibernate
8 16 (30.19%) SOAP
8 16 (30.19%) Visual Studio
8 16 (30.19%) MySQL
8 16 (30.19%) Oracle
9 15 (28.30%) Web Services
10 13 (24.53%) CSS3
10 13 (24.53%) HTML5
10 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
10 13 (24.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (22.64%) Scrum

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.19%) MySQL
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.77%) Subversion
General
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (86.79%) Developer
2 43 (81.13%) C# Developer
3 17 (32.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (28.30%) .NET Developer
5 13 (24.53%) Software Developer
6 11 (20.75%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (16.98%) Junior
7 9 (16.98%) Junior Developer
7 9 (16.98%) Junior C# Developer
8 8 (15.09%) Junior Software Developer
9 7 (13.21%) Software Engineer
9 7 (13.21%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (5.66%) Programmer
11 2 (3.77%) Software Programmer
12 1 (1.89%) GUI Developer
12 1 (1.89%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (50.94%) WPF
3 26 (49.06%) jQuery
3 26 (49.06%) ASP.NET
3 26 (49.06%) CSS
3 26 (49.06%) Ajax
3 26 (49.06%) HTML
3 26 (49.06%) .NET Framework
4 25 (47.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 16 (30.19%) REST
5 16 (30.19%) NHibernate
5 16 (30.19%) SOAP
6 15 (28.30%) Web Services
7 13 (24.53%) CSS3
7 13 (24.53%) HTML5
8 11 (20.75%) LINQ to SQL
9 3 (5.66%) Flash
10 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (22.64%) Equities
3 3 (5.66%) Animation
4 1 (1.89%) Online Games
4 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Multithreading
1 27 (50.94%) MVVM
2 26 (49.06%) Low Latency
3 23 (43.40%) Software Engineering
4 12 (22.64%) Scrum
5 3 (5.66%) 3D Animation
6 1 (1.89%) MVC
6 1 (1.89%) Web Development
6 1 (1.89%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (54.72%) SQL
3 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.75%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.77%) C++
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Oracle