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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 250 237 248
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 215 250 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.12% 1.20% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.89% 3.22% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 213 226 191
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
LINQ
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
7442 7758 8216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.67% 37.16% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6630 6832 6808
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Hampshire +14 59 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Berkshire +18 54 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Surrey +2 38 £47,500 +5.55% 4
East Sussex +7 29 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Buckinghamshire -16 23 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Oxfordshire -12 4 £52,500 +28.04%
Middlesex - 4 £47,500 -
Kent -16 3 £40,000 -20.00% 1
West Sussex -6 1 £42,500 +25.92%
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 386 (98.22%) C#
1 386 (98.22%) .NET
2 303 (77.10%) SQL Server
3 292 (74.30%) ASP.NET
4 278 (70.74%) MVC
5 251 (63.87%) JavaScript
6 213 (54.20%) SQL
7 200 (50.89%) .NET Framework
8 193 (49.11%) HTML
9 189 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
10 182 (46.31%) jQuery
11 180 (45.80%) CSS
12 179 (45.55%) Entity Framework
13 176 (44.78%) ASP.NET MVC
14 161 (40.97%) WCF
15 152 (38.68%) Ajax
16 128 (32.57%) Visual Studio
17 108 (27.48%) Web Services
17 108 (27.48%) Microsoft
18 104 (26.46%) TDD
19 100 (25.45%) VB.NET
20 93 (23.66%) OO
21 91 (23.16%) Windows
22 86 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
23 82 (20.87%) Subversion
24 79 (20.10%) Scrum
24 79 (20.10%) XML
24 79 (20.10%) Degree
24 79 (20.10%) WPF
25 78 (19.85%) T-SQL

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 33 (8.40%) CMS
2 28 (7.12%) Sitecore CMS
3 17 (4.33%) Umbraco
4 14 (3.56%) IIS
5 5 (1.27%) Kentico
Applications
1 41 (10.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.54%) SaaS
4 4 (1.02%) GitHub
5 3 (0.76%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.25%) IaaS
6 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.58%) Internet
2 13 (3.31%) Network Security
2 13 (3.31%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.02%) CTI
4 3 (0.76%) GSM
4 3 (0.76%) LTE
4 3 (0.76%) UMTS
5 1 (0.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (77.10%) SQL Server
2 43 (10.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 29 (7.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (6.36%) SQLite
5 23 (5.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (3.05%) MySQL
7 8 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.78%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (1.53%) Big Data
10 5 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.25%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 128 (32.57%) Visual Studio
2 82 (20.87%) Subversion
3 69 (17.56%) NUnit
4 58 (14.76%) Git (software)
5 49 (12.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 40 (10.18%) Rhino Mocks
7 26 (6.62%) TeamCity
8 17 (4.33%) Moq
9 13 (3.31%) ReSharper
10 10 (2.54%) MSTest
11 9 (2.29%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.29%) Selenium
12 5 (1.27%) PHPUnit
12 5 (1.27%) StyleCop
13 4 (1.02%) JIRA
13 4 (1.02%) NuGet
14 3 (0.76%) MSBuild
14 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 2 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 1 (0.25%) Jasmine
General
1 36 (9.16%) Finance
2 22 (5.60%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.54%) Financial Institution
4 9 (2.29%) Advertising
5 7 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.27%) Brand Awareness
6 5 (1.27%) Games
7 3 (0.76%) Electronics
8 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 343 (87.28%) Developer
2 249 (63.36%) .NET Developer
3 213 (54.20%) C# Developer
4 144 (36.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 89 (22.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 76 (19.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 73 (18.58%) Senior Developer
8 69 (17.56%) Web Developer
9 65 (16.54%) Senior .NET Developer
10 59 (15.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 58 (14.76%) Software Developer
12 57 (14.50%) SQL Developer
13 48 (12.21%) Senior C# Developer
14 41 (10.43%) .NET Web Developer
14 41 (10.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 40 (10.18%) C# Software Developer
16 37 (9.41%) .NET Software Developer
17 36 (9.16%) C# Web Developer
18 32 (8.14%) Senior SQL Developer
19 30 (7.63%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (98.22%) .NET
2 292 (74.30%) ASP.NET
3 200 (50.89%) .NET Framework
4 193 (49.11%) HTML
5 182 (46.31%) jQuery
6 180 (45.80%) CSS
7 179 (45.55%) Entity Framework
8 176 (44.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 161 (40.97%) WCF
10 152 (38.68%) Ajax
11 108 (27.48%) Web Services
12 86 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
13 79 (20.10%) WPF
13 79 (20.10%) XML
14 72 (18.32%) AngularJS
15 62 (15.78%) NHibernate
16 55 (13.99%) HTML5
17 50 (12.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 49 (12.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 41 (10.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (13.99%) Computer Science
2 29 (7.38%) Social Network
3 27 (6.87%) User Experience
4 10 (2.54%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.53%) W3C
6 5 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (1.27%) New Media
7 4 (1.02%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.76%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.25%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.25%) Animation
9 1 (0.25%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.25%) iPad
9 1 (0.25%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 91 (23.16%) Windows
2 16 (4.07%) Windows Server
3 12 (3.05%) Android
4 7 (1.78%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.53%) Linux
5 6 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.76%) Debian
7 3 (0.76%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (70.74%) MVC
2 189 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (26.46%) TDD
4 93 (23.66%) OO
5 79 (20.10%) Scrum
6 51 (12.98%) Unit Testing
7 49 (12.47%) SDLC
8 42 (10.69%) Web Development
9 41 (10.43%) Web Application Development
10 38 (9.67%) Software Engineering
11 34 (8.65%) Responsive Web Design
12 30 (7.63%) OOD
13 28 (7.12%) BDD
14 27 (6.87%) MVVM
15 26 (6.62%) SOLID
16 20 (5.09%) OOP
17 17 (4.33%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (4.33%) Dependency Injection
17 17 (4.33%) Mentoring
17 17 (4.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 386 (98.22%) C#
2 251 (63.87%) JavaScript
3 213 (54.20%) SQL
4 100 (25.45%) VB.NET
5 78 (19.85%) T-SQL
6 32 (8.14%) VB
7 30 (7.63%) VB6
8 20 (5.09%) PowerShell
9 15 (3.82%) C++
10 8 (2.04%) VBScript
11 7 (1.78%) C
11 7 (1.78%) PHP
11 7 (1.78%) Ruby
11 7 (1.78%) XPath
12 6 (1.53%) Java
12 6 (1.53%) R
13 3 (0.76%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 79 (20.10%) Degree
2 5 (1.27%) MCAD
2 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.02%) MCP
4 3 (0.76%) MCSD
5 2 (0.51%) HND
6 1 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.36%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.53%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.51%) QA
Vendors
1 108 (27.48%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.12%) Sitecore
3 25 (6.36%) Oracle
4 14 (3.56%) Telerik
5 4 (1.02%) Google
6 3 (0.76%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.51%) Adobe
7 2 (0.51%) Typemock
8 1 (0.25%) Rackspace
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