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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 70 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 13 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.03% 4.09% 4.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.83% 10.06% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 13
Average salary £55,000 £43,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% +43.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
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
223 179 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 51.98% 40.68% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 150 154 115
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,350
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 21 August 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
2 17 (77.27%) XSLT
2 17 (77.27%) MVC
3 16 (72.73%) CSS
4 15 (68.18%) HTML
4 15 (68.18%) XML
5 12 (54.55%) jQuery
5 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (50.00%) XSD
6 11 (50.00%) Finance
6 11 (50.00%) Scrum
6 11 (50.00%) JSON
7 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (18.18%) VB
9 4 (18.18%) Google
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (18.18%) WCF
9 4 (18.18%) Google Analytics
9 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (18.18%) HTML5
9 4 (18.18%) CSS3

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) NUnit
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 20 (90.91%) C# Developer
3 15 (68.18%) .NET Developer
3 15 (68.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (63.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (31.82%) .NET Web Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Senior Web Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Web Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
5 7 (31.82%) C# Web Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
7 4 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.55%) User Experience Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
2 17 (77.27%) XSLT
3 16 (72.73%) CSS
4 15 (68.18%) XML
4 15 (68.18%) HTML
5 12 (54.55%) jQuery
5 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (50.00%) JSON
6 11 (50.00%) XSD
7 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (18.18%) Breeze.js
9 4 (18.18%) Durandal
9 4 (18.18%) WCF
9 4 (18.18%) HTML5
9 4 (18.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) GIS
2 1 (4.55%) PDA
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) MVC
2 11 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (18.18%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (4.55%) Android Development
6 1 (4.55%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Google
1 4 (18.18%) Twitter
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