The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South West / Somerset
Rank - 67 65
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.65% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.59% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.05%
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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
303 251 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 50.33% 40.88% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 256 224 226
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,300 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset 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 Somerset

LINQ
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Somerset

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 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 Somerset region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) ODBC
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) OpenEdge

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (33.33%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 1 (33.33%) COM
3 1 (33.33%) ODBC
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Progress