The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 58 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.59% - 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% - 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £40,750 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
LINQ
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
149 115 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 43.70% 38.72% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 140 105 110
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

LINQ
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Portsmouth

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (75.00%) Scrum
3 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
4 11 (68.75%) Finance
5 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (56.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (50.00%) SOAP
7 8 (50.00%) Web Services
7 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (50.00%) REST
7 8 (50.00%) WCF
7 8 (50.00%) TDD
8 6 (37.50%) ATDD
8 6 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (37.50%) SOA
8 6 (37.50%) BDD
8 6 (37.50%) Web Application Development
8 6 (37.50%) Microservices
9 5 (31.25%) XSLT
9 5 (31.25%) SQL
10 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) C# Developer
2 13 (81.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (68.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Programmer
5 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Web Programmer
6 3 (18.75%) Software Programmer
6 3 (18.75%) C# Programmer
6 3 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Web Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
4 9 (56.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 8 (50.00%) REST
5 8 (50.00%) WCF
5 8 (50.00%) SOAP
5 8 (50.00%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) XSLT
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) jQuery
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (12.50%) HTML
8 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (12.50%) Breeze.js
8 2 (12.50%) Durandal
8 2 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (18.75%) iPhone
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Android
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (75.00%) Scrum
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) BDD
4 6 (37.50%) ATDD
4 6 (37.50%) Web Application Development
4 6 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (37.50%) SOA
4 6 (37.50%) Microservices
5 4 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Twitter