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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 152 131 132
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 40 64 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.11% 1.62% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.96% 4.37% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 38 59 62
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,000 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1351 1464 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.62% 37.04% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1161 1233 1304
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 -9 9 £35,500 +20.33% 1
Winchester - 9 £35,250 -
Basingstoke +4 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Andover - 1 £32,500 -
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 98 (97.03%) C#
1 98 (97.03%) .NET
2 78 (77.23%) SQL Server
3 73 (72.28%) HTML
4 72 (71.29%) JavaScript
5 70 (69.31%) ASP.NET
6 68 (67.33%) MVC
7 66 (65.35%) CSS
8 65 (64.36%) jQuery
9 64 (63.37%) Microsoft
10 63 (62.38%) Ajax
11 49 (48.51%) SQL
11 49 (48.51%) Agile Software Development
12 47 (46.53%) VB.NET
13 45 (44.55%) Windows
14 38 (37.62%) ASP.NET MVC
14 38 (37.62%) HTML5
14 38 (37.62%) CSS3
15 33 (32.67%) SQL Server 2008
16 27 (26.73%) XML
17 26 (25.74%) Visual Studio
18 23 (22.77%) Team Foundation Server
18 23 (22.77%) WCF
19 22 (21.78%) Moq
19 22 (21.78%) SQL Server 2005
19 22 (21.78%) NHibernate
19 22 (21.78%) SQL Server 2000
19 22 (21.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
20 20 (19.80%) C++
20 20 (19.80%) SOAP

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 12 (11.88%) CMS
1 12 (11.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (5.94%) IIS
3 2 (1.98%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.81%) TCP/IP
1 19 (18.81%) Network Security
2 13 (12.87%) CTI
3 2 (1.98%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (77.23%) SQL Server
2 33 (32.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (21.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (21.78%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (25.74%) Visual Studio
2 23 (22.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (21.78%) Moq
3 22 (21.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (4.95%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.99%) NUnit
5 1 (0.99%) Selenium
5 1 (0.99%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.99%) MSTest
General
1 16 (15.84%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Electronics
3 2 (1.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (89.11%) Developer
2 48 (47.52%) Web Developer
3 38 (37.62%) C# Developer
4 37 (36.63%) .NET Developer
5 26 (25.74%) .NET Web Developer
6 23 (22.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (21.78%) Software Developer
8 13 (12.87%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (9.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (6.93%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (6.93%) Software Engineer
10 7 (6.93%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (6.93%) Senior Software Developer
11 6 (5.94%) C# Web Developer
11 6 (5.94%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (4.95%) C# Software Engineer
13 4 (3.96%) Technical Leader
14 3 (2.97%) Agile C# Developer
14 3 (2.97%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (97.03%) .NET
2 73 (72.28%) HTML
3 70 (69.31%) ASP.NET
4 66 (65.35%) CSS
5 65 (64.36%) jQuery
6 63 (62.38%) Ajax
7 38 (37.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (37.62%) HTML5
7 38 (37.62%) CSS3
8 27 (26.73%) XML
9 23 (22.77%) WCF
10 22 (21.78%) NHibernate
11 20 (19.80%) SOAP
12 19 (18.81%) STL
12 19 (18.81%) Apache Flex
12 19 (18.81%) REST
13 17 (16.83%) COM
14 15 (14.85%) AngularJS
15 13 (12.87%) Entity Framework
15 13 (12.87%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.94%) Computer Science
1 6 (5.94%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.95%) PDA
3 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 45 (44.55%) Windows
2 12 (11.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (11.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (67.33%) MVC
2 49 (48.51%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.80%) OOD
3 20 (19.80%) Multithreading
4 15 (14.85%) Software Engineering
5 6 (5.94%) Time Management
5 6 (5.94%) SDLC
6 5 (4.95%) Android Development
7 4 (3.96%) Web Development
8 3 (2.97%) Scrum
8 3 (2.97%) Coaching
9 2 (1.98%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.98%) CRM
9 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Office Automation
9 2 (1.98%) Office Automation
10 1 (0.99%) Workflow
10 1 (0.99%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (0.99%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (0.99%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (0.99%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 98 (97.03%) C#
2 72 (71.29%) JavaScript
3 49 (48.51%) SQL
4 47 (46.53%) VB.NET
5 20 (19.80%) C++
6 16 (15.84%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.94%) XPath
8 3 (2.97%) VB
8 3 (2.97%) C
9 1 (0.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (17.82%) Degree
2 13 (12.87%) HND
3 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (9.90%) MCAD
Vendors
1 64 (63.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.88%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.98%) DevExpress
4 1 (0.99%) Google
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