The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 115 119 133
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 24 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.10% 1.19% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 2.98% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 3
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
LINQ
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
683 805 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.42% 39.89% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 591 615 641
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
St Albans - 7 £60,000 -
Letchworth - 2 £46,500 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 54 (100.00%) C#
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
1 54 (100.00%) MVC
2 51 (94.44%) ASP.NET
3 46 (85.19%) SQL
4 41 (75.93%) JavaScript
5 40 (74.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (66.67%) HTML
7 34 (62.96%) WCF
8 31 (57.41%) VB.NET
9 30 (55.56%) jQuery
9 30 (55.56%) .NET Framework
9 30 (55.56%) Entity Framework
10 27 (50.00%) T-SQL
11 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (40.74%) CSS
12 21 (38.89%) ADO.NET
12 21 (38.89%) Ajax
13 20 (37.04%) Web Services
13 20 (37.04%) SQL Server
14 19 (35.19%) WinForms
15 18 (33.33%) XML
15 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
16 17 (31.48%) Windows
16 17 (31.48%) Finance
16 17 (31.48%) WPF
17 16 (29.63%) SaaS
17 16 (29.63%) MVVM
18 15 (27.78%) Degree
19 13 (24.07%) Windows Server

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (24.07%) IIS
2 6 (11.11%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.63%) SaaS
2 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (14.81%) RDBMS
3 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.70%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.81%) Subversion
2 8 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (14.81%) TeamCity
2 8 (14.81%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (7.41%) FxCop
3 4 (7.41%) JIRA
3 4 (7.41%) Moq
3 4 (7.41%) ReSharper
3 4 (7.41%) StyleCop
4 2 (3.70%) NCrunch
4 2 (3.70%) NUnit
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Electronics
3 3 (5.56%) Legal
3 3 (5.56%) Publishing
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (81.48%) Developer
2 36 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 27 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 22 (40.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (29.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 14 (25.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (20.37%) Software Engineer
8 9 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
8 9 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 9 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (16.67%) Senior Developer
9 8 (14.81%) Architect
9 8 (14.81%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (12.96%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 7 (12.96%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (94.44%) ASP.NET
3 40 (74.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (66.67%) HTML
5 34 (62.96%) WCF
6 30 (55.56%) .NET Framework
6 30 (55.56%) Entity Framework
6 30 (55.56%) jQuery
7 22 (40.74%) CSS
8 21 (38.89%) ADO.NET
8 21 (38.89%) Ajax
9 20 (37.04%) Web Services
10 19 (35.19%) WinForms
11 18 (33.33%) XML
12 17 (31.48%) WPF
13 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (22.22%) HTML5
15 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 9 (16.67%) REST
15 9 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) N-Tier
2 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.26%) SWIFT
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.70%) Social Media
5 1 (1.85%) FMCG
5 1 (1.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Windows
2 13 (24.07%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) MVC
2 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (29.63%) MVVM
4 13 (24.07%) OO
5 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 9 (16.67%) Scrum
6 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 8 (14.81%) Automated Testing
7 8 (14.81%) B2B
8 6 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 6 (11.11%) TDD
9 5 (9.26%) Business Development
10 4 (7.41%) BDD
10 4 (7.41%) Multithreading
10 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.56%) ETL
11 3 (5.56%) System Testing
11 3 (5.56%) Web Development
12 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
12 2 (3.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) C#
2 46 (85.19%) SQL
3 41 (75.93%) JavaScript
4 31 (57.41%) VB.NET
5 27 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.26%) SEPA
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Telerik
3 4 (7.41%) Atlassian
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
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