The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 140 143 133
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 66 45 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.66% 1.14% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.39% 3.18% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 64 44 53
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £49,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +6.25%
LINQ
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1505 1413 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.80% 35.88% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1257 1256
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Hampshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Hampshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
Southampton +18 18 £29,500 -9.23% 3
Basingstoke +2 17 £40,000 +1.26% 3
Portsmouth -18 13 £55,000 +25.00% 5
Havant - 8 £40,000 - 1
Fareham - 2 £41,250 - 1
Andover - 1 £32,500 -
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 160 (100.00%) C#
1 160 (100.00%) .NET
2 128 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 126 (78.75%) MVC
4 112 (70.00%) ASP.NET
5 111 (69.38%) JavaScript
6 87 (54.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 76 (47.50%) HTML
8 66 (41.25%) Scrum
9 65 (40.63%) .NET Framework
10 64 (40.00%) Microsoft
11 60 (37.50%) jQuery
12 58 (36.25%) WCF
13 56 (35.00%) SQL
14 53 (33.13%) CSS
14 53 (33.13%) Ajax
15 41 (25.63%) Windows
16 40 (25.00%) Android
16 40 (25.00%) Android Development
17 39 (24.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 39 (24.38%) MS Excel
18 38 (23.75%) XSLT
19 36 (22.50%) VB.NET
20 35 (21.88%) TDD
20 35 (21.88%) Subversion
21 34 (21.25%) SQL Server 2012
22 33 (20.63%) ISO 9001
23 31 (19.38%) NUnit
24 30 (18.75%) IIS
25 29 (18.13%) OO

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 30 (18.75%) IIS
2 14 (8.75%) Umbraco
2 14 (8.75%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (8.75%) CMS
2 14 (8.75%) Kentico
3 3 (1.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (24.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) RFID
1 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (21.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (13.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.75%) SQL Anywhere
5 6 (3.75%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 35 (21.88%) Subversion
2 31 (19.38%) NUnit
3 29 (18.13%) Rhino Mocks
4 25 (15.63%) Visual Studio
5 21 (13.13%) Git (software)
6 14 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (5.63%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.88%) MSTest
8 3 (1.88%) NSubstitute
9 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (8.13%) Finance
2 8 (5.00%) Electronics
3 2 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 152 (95.00%) Developer
2 86 (53.75%) .NET Developer
3 48 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 41 (25.63%) C# Developer
5 34 (21.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (19.38%) .NET Web Developer
7 28 (17.50%) Software Developer
8 17 (10.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (10.00%) Senior Developer
10 15 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (5.63%) Senior C# Developer
12 9 (5.63%) Junior Developer
12 9 (5.63%) Junior
12 9 (5.63%) Applications Developer
13 8 (5.00%) Business Developer
14 7 (4.38%) Senior Web Developer
14 7 (4.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (4.38%) C# Web Developer
14 7 (4.38%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (100.00%) .NET
2 112 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 87 (54.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 76 (47.50%) HTML
5 65 (40.63%) .NET Framework
6 60 (37.50%) jQuery
7 58 (36.25%) WCF
8 53 (33.13%) CSS
8 53 (33.13%) Ajax
9 39 (24.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 38 (23.75%) XSLT
11 29 (18.13%) HTML5
12 28 (17.50%) Web Services
13 26 (16.25%) Castle Windsor
13 26 (16.25%) NHibernate
13 26 (16.25%) MonoRail
14 25 (15.63%) XML
14 25 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 24 (15.00%) Razor View Engine
15 24 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.25%) Social Network
2 21 (13.13%) Computer Science
3 20 (12.50%) PDA
4 17 (10.63%) Mobile App
5 13 (8.13%) Kindle
6 2 (1.25%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 41 (25.63%) Windows
2 40 (25.00%) Android
3 14 (8.75%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (78.75%) MVC
2 66 (41.25%) Scrum
3 40 (25.00%) Android Development
4 35 (21.88%) TDD
5 29 (18.13%) OO
6 27 (16.88%) Web Application Development
7 17 (10.63%) Time Management
8 14 (8.75%) iOS Development
9 12 (7.50%) SOA
9 12 (7.50%) Software Engineering
10 11 (6.88%) OOD
11 10 (6.25%) Multithreading
12 9 (5.63%) UML
13 8 (5.00%) Unit Testing
14 7 (4.38%) MVVM
15 6 (3.75%) Mobile Application Development
16 4 (2.50%) Analytics
16 4 (2.50%) BDD
17 3 (1.88%) Web Development
17 3 (1.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 160 (100.00%) C#
2 111 (69.38%) JavaScript
3 56 (35.00%) SQL
4 36 (22.50%) VB.NET
5 21 (13.13%) XPath
6 20 (12.50%) VB
7 16 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.63%) C++
9 8 (5.00%) PowerHouse
10 3 (1.88%) Java
11 2 (1.25%) VC++
12 1 (0.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (18.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (20.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.63%) QA
Vendors
1 64 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.75%) Sitecore
2 14 (8.75%) EPiServer
3 6 (3.75%) Infragistics
3 6 (3.75%) Sybase
3 6 (3.75%) SAP
4 4 (2.50%) Twitter
4 4 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (0.63%) Dell
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, medical, life, 10% bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health Care
Posted: 26 days ago