The first table below looks at the demand for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 23 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 Norwich region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 43 37 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 1.50% 2.84% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.50% 4.15% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +34.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
160 193 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 59.93% 68.44% 53.88%
Number of salaries quoted 139 186 212
Average salary £34,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
Norfolk

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

LINQ
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Norwich

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (69.23%) TDD
4 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
5 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 6 (46.15%) NUnit
5 6 (46.15%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) Games
5 6 (46.15%) Scrum
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 6 (46.15%) VB
5 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
5 6 (46.15%) Kanban
5 6 (46.15%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (46.15%) Moq
5 6 (46.15%) BDD
5 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
5 6 (46.15%) Web Application Development
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 4 (30.77%) CSS3
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) Windows

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) NUnit
1 6 (46.15%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (46.15%) Moq
General
1 6 (46.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Graduate
2 6 (46.15%) Junior
2 6 (46.15%) Junior Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) jQuery
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) JSON
7 2 (15.38%) WCF
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) XHTML
7 2 (15.38%) Ajax
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (15.38%) REST
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) Kanban
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) BDD
3 6 (46.15%) Web Application Development
4 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
5 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) VB
2 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
3 2 (15.38%) ActionScript
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft