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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 46 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.04% 0.36% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.20% 0.89% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 9
Average salary £41,500 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% +17.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
119 112 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 48.57% 39.86% 47.81%
Number of salaries quoted 117 109 161
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) PHPUnit
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) iPad
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) PHP

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Junior
3 2 (40.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Junior PHP Developer
3 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft