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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 445 417 418
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 8 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.038% 0.089% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 13
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £60,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
7867 8335 8078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.21% 37.01% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6817 7124 7174
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 2 September 2015. 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
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Berkshire +7 2 £40,000 -33.33%
Surrey -5 2 £41,500 +59.61%
Kent - 1 £30,000 -
LINQ to SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) LINQ
2 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) MVC
3 13 (86.67%) .NET Framework
3 13 (86.67%) Entity Framework
4 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (73.33%) T-SQL
6 10 (66.67%) Degree
7 8 (53.33%) VB.NET
7 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
8 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
9 4 (26.67%) Web Services
9 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (26.67%) WCF
10 3 (20.00%) Selenium
10 3 (20.00%) Marketing
10 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (20.00%) jQuery
10 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (20.00%) HTML5
10 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (20.00%) Selenium
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 9 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (53.33%) VB.NET Developer
3 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) LINQ
2 14 (93.33%) .NET
3 13 (86.67%) .NET Framework
3 13 (86.67%) Entity Framework
4 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (26.67%) WCF
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) ADO.NET
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) HTML5
7 3 (20.00%) jQuery
8 1 (6.67%) CSS3
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (6.67%) CSS
8 1 (6.67%) WinForms
8 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Email Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (6.67%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Office Automation
6 1 (6.67%) OOP
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (53.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) DevExpress