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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.74% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.93% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
223 101 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 55.61% 33.11% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 198 94 150
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) MVC
2 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (83.33%) Scrum
3 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (75.00%) Finance
5 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (45.83%) CSS
7 11 (45.83%) Web Services
7 11 (45.83%) XSLT
7 11 (45.83%) jQuery
8 10 (41.67%) HTML
8 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
8 10 (41.67%) XML
8 10 (41.67%) JSON
9 9 (37.50%) TDD
9 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 8 (33.33%) SOAP
10 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 8 (33.33%) WCF
10 8 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (33.33%) REST
11 7 (29.17%) BDD
11 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
12 6 (25.00%) XSD
12 6 (25.00%) OOA/OOD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) NUnit
General
1 18 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 21 (87.50%) C# Developer
3 20 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (70.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (62.50%) .NET Developer
6 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (41.67%) Web Developer
7 10 (41.67%) Senior Developer
7 10 (41.67%) C# Web Developer
8 8 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (29.17%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (25.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
10 6 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (12.50%) Programmer
11 3 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
11 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
11 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
11 3 (12.50%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 11 (45.83%) jQuery
4 11 (45.83%) CSS
4 11 (45.83%) Web Services
4 11 (45.83%) XSLT
5 10 (41.67%) XML
5 10 (41.67%) HTML
5 10 (41.67%) JSON
6 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (33.33%) WCF
7 8 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (33.33%) REST
7 8 (33.33%) SOAP
8 6 (25.00%) XSD
9 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (16.67%) HTML5
10 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) iPhone
3 1 (4.17%) GIS
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) MVC
2 20 (83.33%) Scrum
2 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) TDD
4 7 (29.17%) BDD
5 6 (25.00%) ATDD
5 6 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 6 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (25.00%) Microservices
5 6 (25.00%) SOA
6 4 (16.67%) OO
6 4 (16.67%) Analytics
6 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Google
2 4 (16.67%) Twitter