The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 120 105 143
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +38
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 17 50 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.89% 2.07% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.65% 5.74% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 47 4
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +31.38%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
641 871 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.40% 36.01% 35.30%
Number of salaries quoted 594 774 711
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage 0 10 £45,000 +12.50%
St Albans +10 6 £45,000 +50.00%
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (96.88%) ASP.NET
3 28 (87.50%) SQL
4 23 (71.88%) ADO.NET
4 23 (71.88%) .NET Framework
4 23 (71.88%) Entity Framework
5 19 (59.38%) jQuery
5 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
6 18 (56.25%) MVC
7 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (40.63%) Finance
8 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
9 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (34.38%) Web Development
10 11 (34.38%) IIS
10 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
10 11 (34.38%) VB.NET
10 11 (34.38%) HTML
10 11 (34.38%) CSS
10 11 (34.38%) XML
10 11 (34.38%) Windows
10 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
11 10 (31.25%) Web Services
11 10 (31.25%) Degree
12 9 (28.13%) CRM
13 8 (25.00%) Workflow
13 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
14 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (34.38%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (18.75%) Scribe Insight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Subversion
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Electronics
3 4 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 16 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (28.13%) CRM Developer
4 8 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 7 (21.88%) .NET Web Developer
5 7 (21.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Web Developer
6 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (18.75%) C# Web Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
9 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (3.13%) JavaScript Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Principal Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Principal Software Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (96.88%) ASP.NET
3 23 (71.88%) .NET Framework
3 23 (71.88%) ADO.NET
3 23 (71.88%) Entity Framework
4 19 (59.38%) jQuery
5 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (34.38%) CSS
6 11 (34.38%) HTML
6 11 (34.38%) XML
7 10 (31.25%) Web Services
8 7 (21.88%) REST
8 7 (21.88%) SOAP
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (3.13%) Dapper ORM
10 1 (3.13%) NHibernate
10 1 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) iPad
2 3 (9.38%) SWIFT
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
1 11 (34.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) MVC
2 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) Web Development
4 9 (28.13%) CRM
5 8 (25.00%) Workflow
6 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
7 6 (18.75%) Project Management
7 6 (18.75%) Use Case
8 5 (15.63%) Change Control
8 5 (15.63%) OO
8 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
9 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.13%) API Development
10 1 (3.13%) BDD
10 1 (3.13%) Line Management
10 1 (3.13%) SOLID
10 1 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (87.50%) SQL
3 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
4 11 (34.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SEPA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft