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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 187 199 184
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 311 277 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.42% 1.32% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.05% 3.50% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 288 265 320
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 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
7688 7911 8739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.17% 37.77% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6511 7008 7728
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
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
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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -1 96 £44,500 +11.25% 6
Hampshire +26 67 £40,000 -4.76% 4
Berkshire -7 47 £40,000 +6.66% 7
East Sussex -6 37 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +15 29 £45,000 +28.57% 4
West Sussex -11 14 £26,000 -45.26% 2
Oxfordshire -14 13 £35,000 -6.66%
Kent -30 5 £37,500 -6.83% 1
Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £55,000 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 664 (99.85%) .NET
2 655 (98.50%) C#
3 521 (78.35%) ASP.NET
4 478 (71.88%) SQL Server
5 469 (70.53%) JavaScript
6 427 (64.21%) MVC
7 395 (59.40%) HTML
8 372 (55.94%) jQuery
9 370 (55.64%) SQL
10 357 (53.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 354 (53.23%) CSS
12 320 (48.12%) Agile Software Development
13 286 (43.01%) .NET Framework
14 258 (38.80%) Ajax
15 226 (33.98%) Scrum
16 219 (32.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 217 (32.63%) WCF
18 197 (29.62%) TDD
19 183 (27.52%) Web Services
20 173 (26.02%) Microsoft
21 160 (24.06%) XML
22 151 (22.71%) T-SQL
23 148 (22.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 143 (21.50%) SQL Server 2012
24 143 (21.50%) OO
25 141 (21.20%) Visual Studio
26 130 (19.55%) NHibernate
27 127 (19.10%) Windows
28 126 (18.95%) VB.NET
29 123 (18.50%) Subversion

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 72 (10.83%) IIS
2 38 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 32 (4.81%) Apache
4 31 (4.66%) WordPress
5 28 (4.21%) NServiceBus
6 22 (3.31%) CMS
7 18 (2.71%) Umbraco
8 16 (2.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (2.11%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.50%) Kentico
11 8 (1.20%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.90%) Orchard CMS
13 4 (0.60%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.15%) Joomla!
15 1 (0.15%) Drupal
15 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 76 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.35%) MS Office
3 3 (0.45%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 75 (11.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (7.82%) SaaS
3 15 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.90%) Office 365
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.65%) Internet
2 9 (1.35%) GSM
2 9 (1.35%) UMTS
3 8 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.45%) Intranet
5 2 (0.30%) LDAP
5 2 (0.30%) LTE
6 1 (0.15%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 478 (71.88%) SQL Server
2 143 (21.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 92 (13.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 59 (8.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 56 (8.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 45 (6.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (5.56%) RavenDB
8 28 (4.21%) NoSQL
8 28 (4.21%) Azure SQL Database
9 26 (3.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (3.31%) Relational Database
11 18 (2.71%) SQLite
12 15 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (1.65%) SQL Anywhere
14 7 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
16 5 (0.75%) MySQL
17 1 (0.15%) DB2
17 1 (0.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 141 (21.20%) Visual Studio
2 123 (18.50%) Subversion
3 98 (14.74%) NUnit
4 95 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 76 (11.43%) Rhino Mocks
6 69 (10.38%) Git (software)
7 37 (5.56%) ReSharper
8 36 (5.41%) TeamCity
9 35 (5.26%) Moq
10 34 (5.11%) Jasmine
11 28 (4.21%) NCrunch
12 13 (1.95%) Redmine
13 12 (1.80%) Mockito
14 8 (1.20%) MSTest
14 8 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
14 8 (1.20%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.20%) Jenkins
15 7 (1.05%) Hudson
15 7 (1.05%) SoapUI
16 6 (0.90%) Grunt
General
1 90 (13.53%) Finance
2 26 (3.91%) Games
3 16 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.26%) Banking
5 13 (1.95%) Retail
6 11 (1.65%) Marketing
6 11 (1.65%) Back Office
7 7 (1.05%) Electronics
7 7 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.05%) German Language
8 5 (0.75%) Publishing
9 4 (0.60%) Legal
10 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 614 (92.33%) Developer
2 392 (58.95%) .NET Developer
3 262 (39.40%) C# Developer
4 213 (32.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 132 (19.85%) Software Developer
6 97 (14.59%) Senior Developer
7 95 (14.29%) Web Developer
8 78 (11.73%) ASP.NET Developer
9 71 (10.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 62 (9.32%) Senior .NET Developer
11 55 (8.27%) .NET Software Developer
12 54 (8.12%) C# Software Developer
13 49 (7.37%) .NET Web Developer
14 46 (6.92%) Senior C# Developer
15 26 (3.91%) Junior
16 25 (3.76%) Junior Developer
17 24 (3.61%) C# Web Developer
18 20 (3.01%) Senior Software Developer
18 20 (3.01%) Software Engineer
19 19 (2.86%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 664 (99.85%) .NET
2 521 (78.35%) ASP.NET
3 395 (59.40%) HTML
4 372 (55.94%) jQuery
5 357 (53.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 354 (53.23%) CSS
7 286 (43.01%) .NET Framework
8 258 (38.80%) Ajax
9 219 (32.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 217 (32.63%) WCF
11 183 (27.52%) Web Services
12 160 (24.06%) XML
13 148 (22.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 130 (19.55%) NHibernate
15 103 (15.49%) HTML5
16 87 (13.08%) Razor View Engine
17 80 (12.03%) SOAP
18 78 (11.73%) XSLT
19 77 (11.58%) JSON
20 75 (11.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 66 (9.92%) Mobile App
2 48 (7.22%) User Experience
3 44 (6.62%) Computer Science
4 42 (6.32%) Social Network
5 27 (4.06%) Client/Server
5 27 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (2.56%) Kindle
7 14 (2.11%) PDA
8 6 (0.90%) W3C
9 4 (0.60%) Animation
9 4 (0.60%) FMCG
9 4 (0.60%) New Media
9 4 (0.60%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.45%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.45%) Equities
11 2 (0.30%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.15%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 127 (19.10%) Windows
2 65 (9.77%) Android
3 43 (6.47%) Apple iOS
4 37 (5.56%) Windows Phone
5 9 (1.35%) Windows Phone 8
6 7 (1.05%) Windows 8
7 6 (0.90%) Linux
8 3 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (64.21%) MVC
2 320 (48.12%) Agile Software Development
3 226 (33.98%) Scrum
4 197 (29.62%) TDD
5 143 (21.50%) OO
6 75 (11.28%) Unit Testing
7 69 (10.38%) Web Application Development
8 66 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (9.62%) Android Development
10 53 (7.97%) OOD
11 49 (7.37%) Web Development
12 46 (6.92%) Domain-Driven Design
13 42 (6.32%) iOS Development
13 42 (6.32%) BDD
14 41 (6.17%) Mobile Application Development
14 41 (6.17%) SOA
14 41 (6.17%) Software Engineering
15 38 (5.71%) E-Commerce
16 37 (5.56%) OOP
16 37 (5.56%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 655 (98.50%) C#
2 469 (70.53%) JavaScript
3 370 (55.64%) SQL
4 151 (22.71%) T-SQL
5 126 (18.95%) VB.NET
6 29 (4.36%) VB
7 27 (4.06%) Java
8 19 (2.86%) VB6
9 18 (2.71%) Lua
10 17 (2.56%) XPath
11 15 (2.26%) VBScript
12 14 (2.11%) C++
13 11 (1.65%) PHP
14 9 (1.35%) XAML
15 7 (1.05%) PowerHouse
16 5 (0.75%) MATLAB
17 4 (0.60%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.45%) PL/SQL
19 2 (0.30%) COBOL
19 2 (0.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 69 (10.38%) Degree
2 30 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.80%) MCTS
3 12 (1.80%) MCP
3 12 (1.80%) MCSD
4 10 (1.50%) MCAD
5 2 (0.30%) MCDBA
5 2 (0.30%) MCITP
6 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.52%) ISO 9001
2 10 (1.50%) QA
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (1.05%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) Puppet
1 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 173 (26.02%) Microsoft
2 37 (5.56%) Google
3 32 (4.81%) Red Gate
4 29 (4.36%) Xamarin
5 24 (3.61%) Oracle
6 18 (2.71%) Telerik
7 16 (2.41%) EPiServer
7 16 (2.41%) Sitecore
8 14 (2.11%) Infragistics
9 11 (1.65%) Sybase
9 11 (1.65%) SAP
10 5 (0.75%) MathWorks
10 5 (0.75%) Twitter
11 4 (0.60%) JBoss
12 3 (0.45%) Adobe
12 3 (0.45%) Dell
12 3 (0.45%) Syncfusion
12 3 (0.45%) Ektron
13 2 (0.30%) DevExpress
14 1 (0.15%) BT
Buckinghamshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Groveland
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancing
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Best Practice IFA Group Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Healthcare,Pension,Lifecover,bonus,on site par
Posted: 12 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago