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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 102 143 114
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -29
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 48 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.99% 0.17% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.65% 0.50% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 45 2 18
Average salary £45,000 £34,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.38% +1.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,650 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
849 798 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.24% 34.10% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 759 669 714
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,700 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
(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
Borehamwood -12 7 £42,500 +10.38%
Harpenden - 7 £55,000 -
St Albans - 7 £30,000 -
Broxbourne - 5 £45,000 - 5
Letchworth - 5 £40,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £40,000 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 67 (100.00%) C#
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (94.03%) ASP.NET
3 59 (88.06%) HTML
4 58 (86.57%) SQL
5 55 (82.09%) JavaScript
5 55 (82.09%) .NET Framework
6 52 (77.61%) Entity Framework
7 50 (74.63%) jQuery
8 49 (73.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 48 (71.64%) MVC
10 46 (68.66%) CSS
11 38 (56.72%) T-SQL
12 37 (55.22%) Ajax
13 35 (52.24%) ASP.NET Web API
14 34 (50.75%) SQL Server
15 32 (47.76%) CSS3
16 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (35.82%) Software Engineering
17 24 (35.82%) Web Development
17 24 (35.82%) HTML5
18 22 (32.84%) Degree
18 22 (32.84%) WCF
19 21 (31.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 21 (31.34%) DTS
19 21 (31.34%) ETL
20 18 (26.87%) VB.NET
21 17 (25.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 16 (23.88%) SaaS
22 16 (23.88%) XML

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (10.45%) NServiceBus
2 5 (7.46%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.99%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) SaaS
2 13 (19.40%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.75%) SQL Server
2 21 (31.34%) DTS
2 21 (31.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (11.94%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.97%) Big Data
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.43%) Subversion
3 8 (11.94%) TeamCity
3 8 (11.94%) Git (software)
3 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (4.48%) NUnit
6 2 (2.99%) NCrunch
7 1 (1.49%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Electronics
2 3 (4.48%) Banking
2 3 (4.48%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 63 (94.03%) Developer
2 47 (70.15%) .NET Developer
3 42 (62.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 40 (59.70%) C# Developer
5 37 (55.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 37 (55.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (22.39%) Web Developer
7 13 (19.40%) Senior Developer
7 13 (19.40%) SQL Developer
8 12 (17.91%) Software Developer
8 12 (17.91%) Software Engineer
8 12 (17.91%) .NET Web Developer
8 12 (17.91%) C# Web Developer
9 10 (14.93%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (13.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (11.94%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (11.94%) .NET Software Developer
12 7 (10.45%) Senior C# Developer
12 7 (10.45%) .NET Software Engineer
12 7 (10.45%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (94.03%) ASP.NET
3 59 (88.06%) HTML
4 55 (82.09%) .NET Framework
5 52 (77.61%) Entity Framework
6 50 (74.63%) jQuery
7 49 (73.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 46 (68.66%) CSS
9 37 (55.22%) Ajax
10 35 (52.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 32 (47.76%) CSS3
12 24 (35.82%) HTML5
13 22 (32.84%) WCF
14 17 (25.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (23.88%) XML
16 15 (22.39%) ADO.NET
16 15 (22.39%) KnockoutJS
17 13 (19.40%) Web Services
18 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 8 (11.94%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Mathematics
1 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.46%) SWIFT
3 4 (5.97%) Physics
4 1 (1.49%) FMCG
4 1 (1.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (71.64%) MVC
2 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (35.82%) Software Engineering
3 24 (35.82%) Web Development
4 21 (31.34%) ETL
5 16 (23.88%) OO
6 11 (16.42%) Analytics
7 8 (11.94%) Automated Testing
8 7 (10.45%) Software Testing
9 6 (8.96%) TDD
9 6 (8.96%) Scrum
10 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
11 4 (5.97%) MVVM
11 4 (5.97%) Big Data Analytics
11 4 (5.97%) Data Analytics
12 3 (4.48%) Data Transformation
12 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (2.99%) Change Control
13 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
13 2 (2.99%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) C#
2 58 (86.57%) SQL
3 55 (82.09%) JavaScript
4 38 (56.72%) T-SQL
5 18 (26.87%) VB.NET
6 7 (10.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) Telerik
3 2 (2.99%) Endeca
3 2 (2.99%) Adobe
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Zend
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