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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 116 147 108
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -39
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 40 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.67% 0.20% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.53% 0.58% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 38 4 24
Average salary £43,750 £34,250 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.73% -18.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £38,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
883 857 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.81% 34.56% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 760 724 713
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -17 7 £40,000 +3.89% 1
St Albans - 7 £37,500 - 1
Broxbourne - 4 £45,000 -
Harpenden - 4 £55,000 - 1
Letchworth - 3 £40,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £40,000 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 52 (100.00%) C#
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (96.15%) ASP.NET
3 48 (92.31%) HTML
4 45 (86.54%) .NET Framework
5 44 (84.62%) SQL
6 42 (80.77%) CSS
6 42 (80.77%) Entity Framework
7 41 (78.85%) JavaScript
8 40 (76.92%) jQuery
9 36 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (67.31%) MVC
11 33 (63.46%) T-SQL
12 32 (61.54%) SQL Server
13 31 (59.62%) Ajax
14 28 (53.85%) CSS3
14 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (42.31%) Web Development
16 20 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 20 (38.46%) DTS
16 20 (38.46%) ETL
17 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (36.54%) Degree
17 19 (36.54%) HTML5
18 16 (30.77%) Software Engineering
19 15 (28.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 14 (26.92%) WCF
20 14 (26.92%) XML
20 14 (26.92%) VB.NET
21 13 (25.00%) Windows

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 6 (11.54%) IIS
2 4 (7.69%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.85%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) SaaS
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 20 (38.46%) DTS
2 20 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.77%) Big Data
5 3 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.62%) Subversion
3 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.92%) NUnit
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
2 3 (5.77%) Electronics
2 3 (5.77%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 49 (94.23%) Developer
2 35 (67.31%) .NET Developer
3 32 (61.54%) C# Developer
3 32 (61.54%) ASP.NET Developer
4 29 (55.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 29 (55.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (26.92%) Web Developer
6 13 (25.00%) SQL Developer
7 11 (21.15%) .NET Web Developer
7 11 (21.15%) C# Web Developer
8 10 (19.23%) Software Developer
9 7 (13.46%) Software Engineer
9 7 (13.46%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (13.46%) .NET Software Developer
10 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
11 5 (9.62%) Programmer
11 5 (9.62%) AWS Developer
12 4 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
12 4 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (96.15%) ASP.NET
3 48 (92.31%) HTML
4 45 (86.54%) .NET Framework
5 42 (80.77%) CSS
5 42 (80.77%) Entity Framework
6 40 (76.92%) jQuery
7 36 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (59.62%) Ajax
9 28 (53.85%) CSS3
9 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (36.54%) HTML5
11 15 (28.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (26.92%) WCF
12 14 (26.92%) XML
13 12 (23.08%) ADO.NET
13 12 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
14 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 8 (15.38%) Web Services
16 5 (9.62%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Mathematics
1 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.77%) SWIFT
3 2 (3.85%) Physics
4 1 (1.92%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (67.31%) MVC
2 22 (42.31%) Web Development
3 20 (38.46%) ETL
4 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 8 (15.38%) OO
6 8 (15.38%) Analytics
7 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.69%) Scrum
8 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
8 4 (7.69%) TDD
8 4 (7.69%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Big Data Analytics
9 3 (5.77%) Data Transformation
9 3 (5.77%) Data Analytics
10 2 (3.85%) Change Control
10 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.92%) Web Application Development
11 1 (1.92%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (84.62%) SQL
3 41 (78.85%) JavaScript
4 33 (63.46%) T-SQL
5 14 (26.92%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Telerik
3 2 (3.85%) Endeca
3 2 (3.85%) Adobe
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Zend
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