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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 291 299 188
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -111
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 153 169 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.84% 0.81% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 2.19% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 148 155 336
Median salary £47,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
7075 7707 8534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.89% 36.96% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6302 6674 7328
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 25 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +45 50 £46,500 -5.10% 3
Hampshire +3 33 £42,500 +19.71% 2
Surrey +36 29 £50,000 -13.04% 1
East Sussex 0 15 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Berkshire -7 13 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Oxfordshire -9 9 £52,500 +68.00% 1
Kent +7 2 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Middlesex - 2 £58,750 - 1
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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.

1 348 (99.15%) .NET
2 347 (98.86%) C#
3 269 (76.64%) MVC
4 256 (72.93%) ASP.NET
5 233 (66.38%) SQL Server
6 215 (61.25%) JavaScript
7 206 (58.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 189 (53.85%) jQuery
8 189 (53.85%) HTML
9 183 (52.14%) .NET Framework
10 181 (51.57%) CSS
11 176 (50.14%) SQL
11 176 (50.14%) WCF
12 153 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
13 150 (42.74%) Entity Framework
14 145 (41.31%) Microsoft
15 133 (37.89%) Visual Studio
16 116 (33.05%) Web Development
17 107 (30.48%) TDD
18 101 (28.77%) Web Services
19 92 (26.21%) Scrum
20 89 (25.36%) ASP.NET Web API
21 87 (24.79%) Finance
22 86 (24.50%) OO
23 84 (23.93%) HTML5
24 79 (22.51%) WPF
25 76 (21.65%) XML
26 72 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
27 70 (19.94%) Team Foundation Server
28 69 (19.66%) VB.NET

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 18 (5.13%) CMS
2 15 (4.27%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.70%) IIS
4 11 (3.13%) Umbraco
5 6 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.85%) Apache
7 3 (0.85%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.85%) WordPress
8 2 (0.57%) Commerce Server
8 2 (0.57%) Commerce Server 2007
8 2 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.14%) InfoPath
2 4 (1.14%) MS Office
3 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.71%) CTI
2 5 (1.42%) GSM
2 5 (1.42%) Internet
2 5 (1.42%) UMTS
3 4 (1.14%) LTE
4 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.28%) AMQP
5 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (66.38%) SQL Server
2 35 (9.97%) SQL Server 2014
3 33 (9.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 30 (8.55%) Relational Database
5 22 (6.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (5.13%) SQLite
7 14 (3.99%) MySQL
7 14 (3.99%) SSDT
8 8 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.99%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (1.99%) Big Data
9 7 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.71%) MS Access
11 5 (1.42%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.85%) RavenDB
13 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.57%) MongoDB
15 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.28%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 133 (37.89%) Visual Studio
2 70 (19.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (14.25%) NUnit
4 37 (10.54%) Subversion
5 32 (9.12%) Rhino Mocks
6 22 (6.27%) Git (software)
7 12 (3.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 11 (3.13%) Selenium
9 9 (2.56%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.42%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.42%) JIRA
10 5 (1.42%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.14%) MSBuild
11 4 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.85%) NCrunch
12 3 (0.85%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.57%) Grunt
13 2 (0.57%) gulp
13 2 (0.57%) MSTest
14 1 (0.28%) PHPUnit
General
1 87 (24.79%) Finance
2 12 (3.42%) Advertising
3 9 (2.56%) Marketing
3 9 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.71%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.42%) Retail
6 4 (1.14%) Banking
7 2 (0.57%) Brand Awareness
7 2 (0.57%) Legal
8 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 320 (91.17%) Developer
2 226 (64.39%) .NET Developer
3 208 (59.26%) C# Developer
4 132 (37.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 83 (23.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 80 (22.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 73 (20.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 60 (17.09%) Senior Developer
9 52 (14.81%) Senior .NET Developer
10 48 (13.68%) Software Developer
11 45 (12.82%) Senior C# Developer
12 42 (11.97%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 41 (11.68%) .NET Software Developer
14 40 (11.40%) C# Software Developer
15 39 (11.11%) SQL Developer
16 38 (10.83%) Web Developer
17 33 (9.40%) C# Web Developer
18 28 (7.98%) C# WPF Developer
18 28 (7.98%) WPF Developer
19 26 (7.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (99.15%) .NET
2 256 (72.93%) ASP.NET
3 206 (58.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 189 (53.85%) HTML
4 189 (53.85%) jQuery
5 183 (52.14%) .NET Framework
6 181 (51.57%) CSS
7 176 (50.14%) WCF
8 150 (42.74%) Entity Framework
9 101 (28.77%) Web Services
10 89 (25.36%) ASP.NET Web API
11 84 (23.93%) HTML5
12 79 (22.51%) WPF
13 76 (21.65%) XML
14 72 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 59 (16.81%) Ajax
16 58 (16.52%) AngularJS
16 58 (16.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 43 (12.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 42 (11.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.11%) Computer Science
2 23 (6.55%) Social Network
3 21 (5.98%) User Experience
4 19 (5.41%) Client/Server
5 12 (3.42%) iPad
6 10 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.71%) Contactless
8 6 (1.71%) EMV
8 6 (1.71%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.42%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.14%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.14%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.85%) Blog
12 2 (0.57%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.57%) New Media
12 2 (0.57%) Social Media
13 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (13.11%) Windows
2 9 (2.56%) Android
3 7 (1.99%) Apple iOS
3 7 (1.99%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.85%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (76.64%) MVC
2 153 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (33.05%) Web Development
4 107 (30.48%) TDD
5 92 (26.21%) Scrum
6 86 (24.50%) OO
7 46 (13.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 40 (11.40%) Unit Testing
8 40 (11.40%) Web Design
9 39 (11.11%) Web Application Development
10 36 (10.26%) SOA
11 35 (9.97%) Software Engineering
12 34 (9.69%) SDLC
13 32 (9.12%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (7.98%) Line Management
15 22 (6.27%) Cross-Browser Development
16 18 (5.13%) OOP
17 17 (4.84%) BDD
18 16 (4.56%) Investment Management
18 16 (4.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 347 (98.86%) C#
2 215 (61.25%) JavaScript
3 176 (50.14%) SQL
4 69 (19.66%) VB.NET
5 52 (14.81%) T-SQL
6 23 (6.55%) XPath
7 19 (5.41%) VB
7 19 (5.41%) VB6
8 4 (1.14%) PHP
8 4 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.28%) Java
9 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (13.39%) Degree
2 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.13%) ISO 9001
2 13 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 145 (41.31%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.70%) Oracle
3 6 (1.71%) Hyperion
3 6 (1.71%) Infragistics
3 6 (1.71%) Tableau
4 5 (1.42%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.14%) DevExpress
5 4 (1.14%) Telerik
5 4 (1.14%) Twitter
6 3 (0.85%) Google
6 3 (0.85%) RedGate
6 3 (0.85%) Xamarin
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