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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 141 118 115
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 10 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 0.51% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 1.18% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 58
Average salary £50,000 £36,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £30,725 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,650 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
783 848 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.32% 42.89% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 677 752 1035
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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
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 24 October 2014. 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 - 1 £47,500 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
4 7 (63.64%) MVC
4 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 6 (54.55%) TDD
5 6 (54.55%) NUnit
5 6 (54.55%) Subversion
5 6 (54.55%) WCF
6 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) XML
6 5 (45.45%) OO
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) HTML5
6 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (36.36%) SOAP
7 4 (36.36%) Ajax
7 4 (36.36%) jQuery
7 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (27.27%) NHibernate
8 3 (27.27%) Scrum
8 3 (27.27%) XSLT
8 3 (27.27%) Windows

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3 (27.27%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) NUnit
1 6 (54.55%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (18.18%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) FxCop
3 1 (9.09%) StyleCop
3 1 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (9.09%) Moq
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Framework
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) WCF
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) XML
5 5 (45.45%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (36.36%) SOAP
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) Ajax
7 3 (27.27%) NHibernate
7 3 (27.27%) XSLT
7 3 (27.27%) CSS3
8 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (18.18%) iOS SDK
8 2 (18.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (18.18%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) OOD
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
7 1 (9.09%) OOP
7 1 (9.09%) Kanban
7 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (9.09%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) VBScript
5 1 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (9.09%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
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