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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 129 148 115
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -33
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 25 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.03% 0.30% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.79% 0.88% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 27
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% -4.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
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
896 910 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.92% 34.55% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 747 791 714
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -9 6 £38,750 -13.88% 1
St Albans - 4 £35,000 - 1
Stevenage - 1 £40,000 - 1
Broxbourne - 1 £42,500 -
Kings Langley - 1 - -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 39 (100.00%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 38 (97.44%) HTML
3 35 (89.74%) CSS
4 34 (87.18%) SQL
4 34 (87.18%) jQuery
5 33 (84.62%) SQL Server
6 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
7 30 (76.92%) .NET Framework
8 27 (69.23%) Ajax
9 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (64.10%) MVC
11 24 (61.54%) T-SQL
11 24 (61.54%) Entity Framework
12 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (48.72%) Degree
13 19 (48.72%) Web Development
14 17 (43.59%) CSS3
15 15 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (38.46%) DTS
15 15 (38.46%) ETL
16 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (35.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (33.33%) IIS
18 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 12 (30.77%) HTML5
18 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
19 10 (25.64%) WCF
19 10 (25.64%) XML

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 13 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) Fireworks
2 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SMTP
1 2 (5.13%) DNS
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
1 2 (5.13%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (38.46%) DTS
2 15 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
6 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
1 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) NUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.56%) NCrunch
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Electronics
2 3 (7.69%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Front Office
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 29 (74.36%) .NET Developer
3 23 (58.97%) C# Developer
4 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (43.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (43.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (33.33%) SQL Developer
7 10 (25.64%) Web Developer
8 8 (20.51%) C# Web Developer
9 7 (17.95%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
10 3 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (5.13%) Junior
11 2 (5.13%) Junior Developer
11 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
11 2 (5.13%) Junior .NET Developer
12 1 (2.56%) Senior Applications Developer
12 1 (2.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 1 (2.56%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 38 (97.44%) HTML
3 35 (89.74%) CSS
4 34 (87.18%) jQuery
5 30 (76.92%) .NET Framework
6 27 (69.23%) Ajax
7 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (61.54%) Entity Framework
9 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (43.59%) CSS3
11 14 (35.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 12 (30.77%) HTML5
13 10 (25.64%) WCF
13 10 (25.64%) XML
14 8 (20.51%) Web Services
15 7 (17.95%) Razor View Engine
16 6 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
17 5 (12.82%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) W3C
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) MVC
2 19 (48.72%) Web Development
3 15 (38.46%) ETL
4 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.38%) OOP
5 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
6 5 (12.82%) SDLC
6 5 (12.82%) TDD
7 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.69%) OO
8 3 (7.69%) Analytics
8 3 (7.69%) Data Transformation
9 2 (5.13%) Change Control
9 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.56%) Scrum
10 1 (2.56%) Wealth Management
10 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
10 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (87.18%) SQL
3 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
4 24 (61.54%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.38%) VB
5 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Adobe
2 2 (5.13%) Endeca
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
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