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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 67 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.09% 3.07% 3.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.85% 6.65% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 27
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £38,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
281 436 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 38.34% 46.19% 50.11%
Number of salaries quoted 267 389 402
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 May 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Guildford

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) jQuery
3 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 9 (69.23%) MVC
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
4 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (53.85%) WCF
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) TDD
6 6 (46.15%) OO
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
6 6 (46.15%) WPF
6 6 (46.15%) JIRA
6 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (46.15%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
6 6 (46.15%) MVVM
6 6 (46.15%) REST
6 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
7 5 (38.46%) Backbone.js
7 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
7 5 (38.46%) Node.js
7 5 (38.46%) Android

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 5 (38.46%) Node.js
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) JIRA
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) Moq
2 3 (23.08%) ReSharper
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Lead Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Lead .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Development Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
1 10 (76.92%) jQuery
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (53.85%) WCF
5 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
5 6 (46.15%) WPF
5 6 (46.15%) REST
6 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 5 (38.46%) Backbone.js
7 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (15.38%) XSL
8 2 (15.38%) XSLT
8 2 (15.38%) Ajax
9 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
9 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
9 1 (7.69%) JSON
9 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
1 5 (38.46%) Android
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (46.15%) MVVM
4 3 (23.08%) Android Development
4 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft