The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ to SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank - 141 179
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 0 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.45% 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
LINQ to SQL
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1052 1162 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.72% 37.04% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 634 726 1074
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

LINQ to SQL Salary Trend in Scotland

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 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 Scotland region with a requirement for LINQ to SQL.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SignalR
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SignalR
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin