The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
England / South East
Rank 282 261 241
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -20
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 109 206 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 1.07% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.91% 2.78% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 94 204 220
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £55,000 £55,000
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
5698 7413 7734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.11% 38.42% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4929 6646 6760
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 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 26 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +28 33 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Berkshire +28 24 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Surrey +32 11 £52,500 +7.69%
West Sussex +18 11 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Hampshire -22 11 £35,000 +2.94% 3
Kent +24 9 £40,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +11 8 £45,000 -14.28%
Middlesex 0 2 £47,500 +5.55%
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 280 (98.59%) .NET
2 271 (95.42%) C#
3 241 (84.86%) ASP.NET
4 230 (80.99%) MVC
5 205 (72.18%) SQL Server
6 197 (69.37%) .NET Framework
7 188 (66.20%) JavaScript
8 182 (64.08%) HTML
8 182 (64.08%) CSS
9 167 (58.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 157 (55.28%) Entity Framework
11 154 (54.23%) jQuery
12 149 (52.46%) WCF
13 127 (44.72%) Web Services
14 118 (41.55%) TDD
15 117 (41.20%) SQL
16 114 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
17 113 (39.79%) Microsoft
18 99 (34.86%) ASP.NET Web API
19 85 (29.93%) Ajax
20 83 (29.23%) XML
21 80 (28.17%) HTML5
22 79 (27.82%) VB.NET
23 73 (25.70%) AngularJS
24 72 (25.35%) Web Development
25 66 (23.24%) WPF
26 65 (22.89%) WinForms
27 61 (21.48%) Team Foundation Server
27 61 (21.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
28 59 (20.77%) REST

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 47 (16.55%) IIS
2 10 (3.52%) CMS
3 6 (2.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (1.76%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.06%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) Extranet
3 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (72.18%) SQL Server
2 48 (16.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.63%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (4.93%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.46%) SSDT
9 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.06%) Big Data
10 3 (1.06%) MySQL
11 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.70%) OLAP
12 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.35%) OLTP
12 1 (0.35%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 61 (21.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (18.66%) Visual Studio
3 52 (18.31%) NUnit
4 34 (11.97%) Subversion
5 33 (11.62%) Git (software)
6 22 (7.75%) JIRA
7 17 (5.99%) Rhino Mocks
8 11 (3.87%) Grunt
8 11 (3.87%) gulp
8 11 (3.87%) MSBuild
9 10 (3.52%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.11%) Moq
11 4 (1.41%) StyleCop
12 2 (0.70%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.70%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (0.70%) Protractor
13 1 (0.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 1 (0.35%) MSTest
13 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.35%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (11.62%) Finance
2 13 (4.58%) Brand Awareness
2 13 (4.58%) Electronics
3 11 (3.87%) Advertising
4 9 (3.17%) Retail
5 8 (2.82%) Marketing
6 5 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.06%) Games
8 2 (0.70%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Banking
9 1 (0.35%) German Language
9 1 (0.35%) Local Government
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 278 (97.89%) Developer
2 189 (66.55%) .NET Developer
3 153 (53.87%) C# Developer
4 110 (38.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 77 (27.11%) Software Developer
6 74 (26.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 61 (21.48%) Senior Developer
8 58 (20.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 46 (16.20%) Senior C# Developer
10 43 (15.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 43 (15.14%) Senior .NET Developer
11 38 (13.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 36 (12.68%) Web Developer
13 34 (11.97%) .NET Software Developer
14 30 (10.56%) C# Software Developer
15 24 (8.45%) Lead C# Developer
15 24 (8.45%) Lead Developer
16 21 (7.39%) Lead .NET Developer
16 21 (7.39%) VB.NET Developer
17 20 (7.04%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (98.59%) .NET
2 241 (84.86%) ASP.NET
3 197 (69.37%) .NET Framework
4 182 (64.08%) CSS
4 182 (64.08%) HTML
5 167 (58.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 157 (55.28%) Entity Framework
7 154 (54.23%) jQuery
8 149 (52.46%) WCF
9 127 (44.72%) Web Services
10 99 (34.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 85 (29.93%) Ajax
12 83 (29.23%) XML
13 80 (28.17%) HTML5
14 73 (25.70%) AngularJS
15 66 (23.24%) WPF
16 65 (22.89%) WinForms
17 61 (21.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 59 (20.77%) REST
19 49 (17.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.97%) User Experience
2 21 (7.39%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.58%) Social Network
4 7 (2.46%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.46%) Social Media
5 6 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.70%) Graphic Design
6 2 (0.70%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.35%) iPad
7 1 (0.35%) Robotics
7 1 (0.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 44 (15.49%) Windows
2 2 (0.70%) Android
2 2 (0.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (80.99%) MVC
2 118 (41.55%) TDD
3 114 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (25.35%) Web Development
5 55 (19.37%) Scrum
6 43 (15.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 41 (14.44%) OO
8 38 (13.38%) Web Design
9 37 (13.03%) SDLC
10 28 (9.86%) Line Management
11 26 (9.15%) BDD
11 26 (9.15%) Mobile First
12 23 (8.10%) Web Application Development
13 19 (6.69%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (6.69%) Dependency Injection
13 19 (6.69%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (5.99%) Integration Testing
15 16 (5.63%) E-Commerce
15 16 (5.63%) Investment Management
16 15 (5.28%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 271 (95.42%) C#
2 188 (66.20%) JavaScript
3 117 (41.20%) SQL
4 79 (27.82%) VB.NET
5 43 (15.14%) T-SQL
6 10 (3.52%) XPath
7 9 (3.17%) XAML
8 6 (2.11%) VB
9 5 (1.76%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.41%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.06%) Java
12 1 (0.35%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.35%) C++
12 1 (0.35%) Python
12 1 (0.35%) R
12 1 (0.35%) VB6
12 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (6.34%) Degree
2 2 (0.70%) HND
2 2 (0.70%) MCP
3 1 (0.35%) MCAD
3 1 (0.35%) MCSD
3 1 (0.35%) MCTS
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.70%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.70%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 113 (39.79%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.39%) Sitecore
3 17 (5.99%) PayPal
4 7 (2.46%) Oracle
5 3 (1.06%) Thunderhead
6 2 (0.70%) Adobe
7 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.35%) Sage
7 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.35%) Telerik
7 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
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