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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 132 143 132
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.047% 0.081% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.34% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
LINQ to SQL
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
634 583 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.61% 23.50% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 548 504 618
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in Reading

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

LINQ to SQL Salary Trend in Reading

LINQ to SQL
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 8 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) LINQ
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 8 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) LINQ
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 8 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree