The first table below looks at the demand for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 40 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.89% 0.20% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.95% 0.91% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
88 110 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 23.78% 22.54% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 65 86 148
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

LINQ
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Middlesex region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Middlesex

LINQ
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) CMS
1 9 (100.00%) NUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Content Management
1 9 (100.00%) Ajax
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 9 (100.00%) Rackspace

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 9 (100.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) NUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Technical Director
1 9 (100.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) Ajax
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Content Management
1 9 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Rackspace