The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 50 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.11% 1.12% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.95% 2.11% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -5.68%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%

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
154 142 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 56.83% 52.99% 44.60%
Number of salaries quoted 134 136 152
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (77.78%) WCF
3 7 (77.78%) SOLID
3 7 (77.78%) Cross-Browser Development
3 7 (77.78%) HTML5
3 7 (77.78%) Social Media
3 7 (77.78%) REST
3 7 (77.78%) CSS3
3 7 (77.78%) IIS
3 7 (77.78%) SOAP
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) Ajax
3 7 (77.78%) XHTML
3 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
3 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 7 (77.78%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Developer
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (88.89%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (88.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (88.89%) C# Developer
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 7 (77.78%) Software Developer
4 6 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) Ajax
3 7 (77.78%) CSS3
3 7 (77.78%) HTML5
3 7 (77.78%) REST
3 7 (77.78%) SOAP
3 7 (77.78%) WCF
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 7 (77.78%) XHTML
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Cross-Browser Development
2 7 (77.78%) SOLID
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Xamarin