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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 122 143 144
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 0.26% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 0.98% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -30.43%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
621 614 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.83% 26.21% 25.13%
Number of salaries quoted 543 518 522
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing LINQ to SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL 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 Reading region with a requirement for LINQ to SQL.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) LINQ
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow Development
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Silverlight
2 4 (80.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Memory Management

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) InfoPath
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) LINQ
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (80.00%) Silverlight
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Data Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Memory Management
2 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) Use Case
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow Development
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) DevExpress
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Telerik