The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ to SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 430 425 456
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +31
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 9 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% 0.033% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.084% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 3
Average salary £43,750 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.57% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
LINQ to SQL
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7744 8361 9527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.71% 38.82% 41.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6776 7100 8746
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

LINQ to SQL Salary Trend in the South East

LINQ to SQL
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

LINQ to SQL Salary Histogram in the South East

LINQ to SQL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent -7 3 £30,500 +22.00%
Surrey - 3 £47,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £43,750 -
LINQ to SQL
England

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) SQL
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) LINQ
2 28 (96.55%) jQuery
2 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET
2 28 (96.55%) CSS
3 25 (86.21%) Scrum
3 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (72.41%) HTML
4 21 (72.41%) .NET Framework
5 18 (62.07%) Ajax
5 18 (62.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 18 (62.07%) VB.NET
6 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
6 16 (55.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (41.38%) CSS3
7 12 (41.38%) HTML5
8 10 (34.48%) MVC
8 10 (34.48%) Windows
8 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
9 9 (31.03%) Flash
10 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
10 7 (24.14%) MSTest
10 7 (24.14%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (24.14%) BDD
10 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
10 7 (24.14%) WCF

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) IIS
1 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
2 7 (24.14%) NUnit
2 7 (24.14%) MSTest
2 7 (24.14%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (24.14%) NSubstitute
3 6 (20.69%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (75.86%) Software Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Senior Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Senior Software Developer
4 9 (31.03%) Junior Developer
4 9 (31.03%) Junior C# Developer
4 9 (31.03%) C# Developer
4 9 (31.03%) Junior
5 8 (27.59%) Junior Software Developer
5 8 (27.59%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Software Programmer
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Programmer
8 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.90%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) LINQ
2 28 (96.55%) jQuery
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET
2 28 (96.55%) CSS
3 21 (72.41%) .NET Framework
3 21 (72.41%) HTML
4 18 (62.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 18 (62.07%) Ajax
5 12 (41.38%) CSS3
5 12 (41.38%) HTML5
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (31.03%) Flash
8 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
8 7 (24.14%) WCF
9 3 (10.34%) NHibernate
9 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Animation
1 3 (10.34%) iSeries
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Scrum
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) MVC
3 7 (24.14%) Workflow
3 7 (24.14%) SOA
3 7 (24.14%) TDD
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
3 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
3 7 (24.14%) BDD
3 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) 3D Animation
4 3 (10.34%) OOP
5 1 (3.45%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (3.45%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) SQL
2 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
3 18 (62.07%) VB.NET
4 7 (24.14%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) RPG
6 1 (3.45%) XAML