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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 128 157 115
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -42
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 61 19 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.58% 0.57% 2.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.92% 1.56% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 58 12 86
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,350 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1555 1215 1716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 40.32% 36.55% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1070 1570
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Basingstoke +14 25 £40,000 -4.76% 2
Portsmouth - 11 £50,000 - 1
Fareham +3 10 £37,500 - 2
Southampton +7 8 £45,000 +33.33% 2
Fordingbridge - 3 £40,000 - 1
Havant - 1 £46,500 -
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 131 (100.00%) C#
2 127 (96.95%) .NET
3 108 (82.44%) MVC
4 100 (76.34%) ASP.NET
5 98 (74.81%) SQL Server
6 97 (74.05%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (70.99%) Scrum
8 84 (64.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 66 (50.38%) WCF
10 62 (47.33%) JavaScript
11 53 (40.46%) TDD
12 50 (38.17%) SQL
13 46 (35.11%) Microsoft
14 44 (33.59%) .NET Framework
15 43 (32.82%) NUnit
16 41 (31.30%) Rhino Mocks
17 40 (30.53%) Web Application Development
18 38 (29.01%) jQuery
18 38 (29.01%) OO
19 37 (28.24%) Ajax
20 36 (27.48%) NHibernate
20 36 (27.48%) CSS
20 36 (27.48%) Visual Studio
21 33 (25.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 32 (24.43%) HTML
23 30 (22.90%) XSLT
24 29 (22.14%) Windows
24 29 (22.14%) Castle Windsor
25 26 (19.85%) Subversion
25 26 (19.85%) Social Network

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 20 (15.27%) IIS
2 7 (5.34%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.58%) CMS
3 6 (4.58%) Umbraco
3 6 (4.58%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.53%) Kentico
Applications
1 17 (12.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.87%) Internet
2 5 (3.82%) AMQP
3 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.53%) CTI
4 2 (1.53%) Network Security
5 1 (0.76%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (74.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.40%) Crystal Reports
2 11 (8.40%) SQL Anywhere
3 10 (7.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 43 (32.82%) NUnit
2 41 (31.30%) Rhino Mocks
3 36 (27.48%) Visual Studio
4 26 (19.85%) Subversion
5 14 (10.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (6.11%) Git (software)
7 7 (5.34%) MSTest
7 7 (5.34%) Moq
7 7 (5.34%) NSubstitute
8 3 (2.29%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.29%) Selenium
9 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (19.08%) Finance
2 5 (3.82%) Games
3 3 (2.29%) Advertising
3 3 (2.29%) Electronics
4 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 130 (99.24%) Developer
2 80 (61.07%) .NET Developer
3 49 (37.40%) C# Developer
4 46 (35.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (19.85%) Web Developer
6 25 (19.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (18.32%) Senior Developer
8 22 (16.79%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (13.74%) Software Developer
10 16 (12.21%) .NET Web Developer
11 13 (9.92%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (8.40%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (8.40%) C# Web Developer
13 10 (7.63%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (6.11%) Senior Software Developer
15 7 (5.34%) Senior Web Developer
15 7 (5.34%) Senior .NET Web Developer
16 4 (3.05%) C# Programmer
16 4 (3.05%) Programmer
17 3 (2.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (96.95%) .NET
2 100 (76.34%) ASP.NET
3 84 (64.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 66 (50.38%) WCF
5 44 (33.59%) .NET Framework
6 38 (29.01%) jQuery
7 37 (28.24%) Ajax
8 36 (27.48%) NHibernate
8 36 (27.48%) CSS
9 33 (25.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 32 (24.43%) HTML
11 30 (22.90%) XSLT
12 29 (22.14%) Castle Windsor
13 26 (19.85%) MonoRail
14 24 (18.32%) XML
15 18 (13.74%) Web Services
15 18 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 17 (12.98%) XSD
17 16 (12.21%) WPF
18 15 (11.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.85%) Social Network
2 15 (11.45%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.87%) User Experience
3 9 (6.87%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.58%) PDA
5 5 (3.82%) Kindle
6 2 (1.53%) iPhone
6 2 (1.53%) NHS
7 1 (0.76%) GIS
7 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.14%) Windows
2 13 (9.92%) Android
3 6 (4.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (82.44%) MVC
2 97 (74.05%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (70.99%) Scrum
4 53 (40.46%) TDD
5 40 (30.53%) Web Application Development
6 38 (29.01%) OO
7 23 (17.56%) BDD
8 17 (12.98%) Mentoring
9 13 (9.92%) SOA
9 13 (9.92%) Unit Testing
10 12 (9.16%) MVVM
11 11 (8.40%) Android Development
12 10 (7.63%) Mobile Application Development
13 9 (6.87%) Time Management
14 8 (6.11%) Kanban
15 7 (5.34%) Software Engineering
15 7 (5.34%) Workflow
16 6 (4.58%) OOA/OOD
16 6 (4.58%) iOS Development
16 6 (4.58%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 131 (100.00%) C#
2 62 (47.33%) JavaScript
3 50 (38.17%) SQL
4 20 (15.27%) VB.NET
5 17 (12.98%) T-SQL
6 9 (6.87%) XPath
7 7 (5.34%) Java
8 4 (3.05%) Delphi
8 4 (3.05%) VB
9 2 (1.53%) C++
10 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (9.92%) Degree
2 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.16%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.76%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (35.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.40%) Sybase
2 11 (8.40%) SAP
2 11 (8.40%) Infragistics
3 6 (4.58%) Sitecore
4 5 (3.82%) Twitter
4 5 (3.82%) Google
5 2 (1.53%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.76%) Dell
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32500 - £38000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: Yesterday
Fordingbridge, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago