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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 137 120 118
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 2 13 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.088% 0.64% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 1.59% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 48
Average salary - £31,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
769 816 1152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.77% 40.46% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 655 712 952
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) Subversion
4 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 7 (70.00%) NUnit
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (70.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (60.00%) Ajax
5 6 (60.00%) WCF
5 6 (60.00%) jQuery
5 6 (60.00%) HTML5
6 5 (50.00%) OO
6 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (50.00%) TDD
6 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (40.00%) SOAP
7 4 (40.00%) XML
7 4 (40.00%) NHibernate
7 4 (40.00%) RESTful
7 4 (40.00%) CSS3
7 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (30.00%) SQL

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Subversion
2 7 (70.00%) NUnit
3 2 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
3 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) HTML
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (70.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (60.00%) HTML5
5 6 (60.00%) Ajax
5 6 (60.00%) WCF
5 6 (60.00%) jQuery
6 4 (40.00%) RESTful
6 4 (40.00%) NHibernate
6 4 (40.00%) XML
6 4 (40.00%) SOAP
6 4 (40.00%) CSS3
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (20.00%) Android SDK
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Dell
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
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