The first table below looks at the demand for LINQ 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 over the 3 months to 22 July 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 180 173 179
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 336 348 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.50% 1.57% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.93% 4.18% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 310 335 328
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8556 8330 9498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.28% 37.57% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7466 7416 8576
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,865
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LINQ
Salary Trend in the South East

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

LINQ Salary Trend in the South East

LINQ
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

LINQ Salary Histogram in the South East

LINQ
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Surrey -14 81 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Hampshire -8 64 £35,000 -11.39% 8
Berkshire -17 53 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Buckinghamshire +30 49 £42,500 +13.33% 4
East Sussex +6 34 £45,000 -10.00% 5
West Sussex +1 24 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Oxfordshire +8 20 £35,000 - 2
Kent -20 8 £30,000 -32.58%
Sussex - 6 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £45,000 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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

1 681 (100.00%) .NET
2 667 (97.94%) C#
3 521 (76.51%) SQL Server
4 510 (74.89%) ASP.NET
5 431 (63.29%) MVC
6 407 (59.77%) JavaScript
7 350 (51.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 346 (50.81%) SQL
9 345 (50.66%) HTML
10 327 (48.02%) jQuery
11 290 (42.58%) CSS
12 260 (38.18%) WCF
13 255 (37.44%) .NET Framework
14 238 (34.95%) Ajax
15 226 (33.19%) Web Services
16 210 (30.84%) Microsoft
17 207 (30.40%) TDD
18 190 (27.90%) Scrum
19 180 (26.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 173 (25.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 168 (24.67%) XML
22 152 (22.32%) SQL Server 2012
23 151 (22.17%) OO
23 151 (22.17%) NHibernate
24 148 (21.73%) Subversion
25 145 (21.29%) T-SQL
26 134 (19.68%) Windows
27 132 (19.38%) Visual Studio
28 126 (18.50%) VB.NET
29 113 (16.59%) Finance

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 73 (10.72%) IIS
2 35 (5.14%) CMS
3 28 (4.11%) NServiceBus
3 28 (4.11%) Apache
3 28 (4.11%) WordPress
4 27 (3.96%) SharePoint
5 23 (3.38%) Umbraco
6 22 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 18 (2.64%) Kentico
8 14 (2.06%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.59%) Orchard CMS
10 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.44%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 112 (16.45%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.50%) MS Office
3 8 (1.17%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (1.76%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 55 (8.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (7.05%) SaaS
3 13 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.03%) Office 365
5 4 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.55%) Internet
2 17 (2.50%) GSM
2 17 (2.50%) UMTS
3 7 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.44%) LDAP
5 2 (0.29%) LTE
5 2 (0.29%) HTTP
5 2 (0.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 521 (76.51%) SQL Server
2 152 (22.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 91 (13.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 61 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 59 (8.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (4.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (4.99%) RavenDB
7 30 (4.41%) SQL Server 2000
8 28 (4.11%) Azure SQL Database
8 28 (4.11%) NoSQL
9 25 (3.67%) MySQL
10 23 (3.38%) SQLite
11 22 (3.23%) Relational Database
12 19 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.44%) Big Data
14 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (0.29%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 148 (21.73%) Subversion
2 132 (19.38%) Visual Studio
3 113 (16.59%) NUnit
4 93 (13.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 91 (13.36%) Rhino Mocks
6 63 (9.25%) Git (software)
7 44 (6.46%) PhoneGap
8 39 (5.73%) ReSharper
9 36 (5.29%) TeamCity
10 34 (4.99%) Jasmine
11 32 (4.70%) Moq
12 31 (4.55%) NCrunch
13 20 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
14 18 (2.64%) SpecFlow
15 15 (2.20%) Jenkins
16 14 (2.06%) Hudson
17 13 (1.91%) Redmine
18 11 (1.62%) Mockito
19 9 (1.32%) Selenium
19 9 (1.32%) SoapUI
General
1 113 (16.59%) Finance
2 33 (4.85%) Games
3 23 (3.38%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.50%) Banking
5 16 (2.35%) Retail
6 12 (1.76%) Electronics
7 10 (1.47%) Marketing
8 9 (1.32%) Back Office
9 7 (1.03%) German Language
10 6 (0.88%) Publishing
11 5 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.73%) Legal
12 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 623 (91.48%) Developer
2 378 (55.51%) .NET Developer
3 250 (36.71%) C# Developer
4 186 (27.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 122 (17.91%) Software Developer
6 103 (15.12%) Senior Developer
7 95 (13.95%) Web Developer
8 73 (10.72%) ASP.NET Developer
9 66 (9.69%) Senior .NET Developer
10 65 (9.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 52 (7.64%) Senior C# Developer
12 46 (6.75%) .NET Software Developer
12 46 (6.75%) .NET Web Developer
13 43 (6.31%) C# Software Developer
14 26 (3.82%) Software Engineer
15 23 (3.38%) Applications Developer
15 23 (3.38%) Junior
16 22 (3.23%) Junior Developer
17 16 (2.35%) C# Web Developer
18 15 (2.20%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 681 (100.00%) .NET
2 510 (74.89%) ASP.NET
3 350 (51.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 345 (50.66%) HTML
5 327 (48.02%) jQuery
6 290 (42.58%) CSS
7 260 (38.18%) WCF
8 255 (37.44%) .NET Framework
9 238 (34.95%) Ajax
10 226 (33.19%) Web Services
11 180 (26.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 173 (25.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 168 (24.67%) XML
14 151 (22.17%) NHibernate
15 101 (14.83%) HTML5
16 100 (14.68%) WPF
17 98 (14.39%) Razor View Engine
18 94 (13.80%) SOAP
19 75 (11.01%) Castle Windsor
19 75 (11.01%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 59 (8.66%) Mobile App
2 55 (8.08%) Computer Science
3 46 (6.75%) Social Network
4 22 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 21 (3.08%) PDA
6 17 (2.50%) Kindle
7 15 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (2.06%) Equities
9 12 (1.76%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.88%) New Media
12 5 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (0.59%) FMCG
14 3 (0.44%) Visualisation
15 2 (0.29%) Mainframe
15 2 (0.29%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.29%) Animation
16 1 (0.15%) Smartphone
16 1 (0.15%) W3C
16 1 (0.15%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 134 (19.68%) Windows
2 82 (12.04%) Android
3 46 (6.75%) Apple iOS
4 37 (5.43%) Windows Phone
5 9 (1.32%) Windows 8
5 9 (1.32%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (63.29%) MVC
2 207 (30.40%) TDD
3 190 (27.90%) Scrum
4 151 (22.17%) OO
5 91 (13.36%) Web Application Development
6 82 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (12.04%) Android Development
7 68 (9.99%) Software Engineering
8 67 (9.84%) Unit Testing
9 66 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
10 56 (8.22%) E-Commerce
10 56 (8.22%) SOA
11 51 (7.49%) Multithreading
12 46 (6.75%) iOS Development
13 44 (6.46%) MVVM
14 43 (6.31%) BDD
14 43 (6.31%) Web Development
15 41 (6.02%) Domain-Driven Design
16 40 (5.87%) OOD
17 31 (4.55%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 667 (97.94%) C#
2 407 (59.77%) JavaScript
3 346 (50.81%) SQL
4 145 (21.29%) T-SQL
5 126 (18.50%) VB.NET
6 42 (6.17%) VB
7 23 (3.38%) Lua
7 23 (3.38%) VB6
8 21 (3.08%) XPath
9 18 (2.64%) Java
10 15 (2.20%) VBScript
11 12 (1.76%) PowerHouse
11 12 (1.76%) C++
12 9 (1.32%) XAML
13 5 (0.73%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.44%) Python
14 3 (0.44%) PHP
15 2 (0.29%) COBOL
15 2 (0.29%) VC++
15 2 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 64 (9.40%) Degree
2 60 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (6.46%) MCP
3 44 (6.46%) MCSD
3 44 (6.46%) MCTS
4 41 (6.02%) MCAD
5 3 (0.44%) MCITP
5 3 (0.44%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.29%) ISEB
6 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.37%) ISO 9001
2 15 (2.20%) QA
3 2 (0.29%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 210 (30.84%) Microsoft
2 46 (6.75%) Oracle
3 40 (5.87%) Google
4 28 (4.11%) Red Gate
4 28 (4.11%) Xamarin
5 22 (3.23%) EPiServer
5 22 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 11 (1.62%) Adobe
7 6 (0.88%) Rackspace
8 4 (0.59%) Twitter
9 2 (0.29%) Ektron
9 2 (0.29%) Sybase
9 2 (0.29%) SAP
9 2 (0.29%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.15%) BT
10 1 (0.15%) webMethods
10 1 (0.15%) MathWorks
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + 23 days holiday + contributory pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Proteus Europe
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Working & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancing, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 15% OT Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago