The first table below looks at the demand for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 63 48
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.60% 2.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.56% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 13
Average salary - £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
347 257 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 52.10% 38.53% 57.41%
Number of salaries quoted 310 238 269
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +5.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
South West

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing LINQ 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.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Media

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing LINQ 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Pair Programming