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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 260 257 179
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -78
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 202 221 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.09% 1.07% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 2.90% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 184 198 334
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
7269 7612 8944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.28% 36.93% 38.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6471 6619 7849
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,350 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +49 70 £42,500 -8.10% 5
Hampshire -6 38 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Surrey +1 32 £50,000 - 4
Berkshire -16 27 £52,500 - 1
East Sussex +12 22 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Kent +7 7 £40,000 -23.07% 1
Oxfordshire -21 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Middlesex - 1 £45,000 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 397 (98.51%) .NET
2 394 (97.77%) C#
3 286 (70.97%) ASP.NET
4 283 (70.22%) MVC
5 270 (67.00%) SQL Server
6 269 (66.75%) JavaScript
7 226 (56.08%) SQL
8 223 (55.33%) jQuery
9 216 (53.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 205 (50.87%) HTML
11 199 (49.38%) CSS
12 189 (46.90%) .NET Framework
13 188 (46.65%) WCF
14 172 (42.68%) Entity Framework
15 162 (40.20%) Agile Software Development
16 152 (37.72%) Microsoft
17 145 (35.98%) Web Development
18 142 (35.24%) Visual Studio
19 106 (26.30%) Web Services
20 105 (26.05%) OO
21 100 (24.81%) XML
21 100 (24.81%) TDD
21 100 (24.81%) HTML5
22 98 (24.32%) VB.NET
23 90 (22.33%) WPF
24 87 (21.59%) Ajax
25 86 (21.34%) ASP.NET Web API
26 80 (19.85%) Finance
27 76 (18.86%) Team Foundation Server
28 72 (17.87%) AngularJS

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 26 (6.45%) CMS
2 17 (4.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (2.73%) Umbraco
4 6 (1.49%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.24%) Kentico
6 4 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.74%) IIS
8 2 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 40 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.49%) MS Office
3 4 (0.99%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.74%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.99%) SaaS
4 3 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.50%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.50%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.48%) Internet
2 8 (1.99%) GSM
2 8 (1.99%) UMTS
3 7 (1.74%) CTI
3 7 (1.74%) LTE
4 1 (0.25%) Intranet
4 1 (0.25%) Network Security
4 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (67.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (9.93%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (6.20%) Relational Database
3 25 (6.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (6.20%) SQLite
4 19 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (4.47%) MySQL
6 10 (2.48%) Big Data
6 10 (2.48%) SSDT
7 6 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.50%) OLAP
9 2 (0.50%) OLTP
10 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.25%) Power BI
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 142 (35.24%) Visual Studio
2 76 (18.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (12.66%) NUnit
4 38 (9.43%) Subversion
5 35 (8.68%) Rhino Mocks
6 32 (7.94%) Git (software)
7 16 (3.97%) Cucumber
7 16 (3.97%) Selenium
8 8 (1.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (1.49%) MSBuild
9 6 (1.49%) MSTest
10 4 (0.99%) Moq
10 4 (0.99%) PHPUnit
10 4 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (0.74%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.74%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.50%) JIRA
12 2 (0.50%) ReSharper
General
1 80 (19.85%) Finance
2 16 (3.97%) Advertising
3 15 (3.72%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.23%) Financial Institution
5 4 (0.99%) Banking
5 4 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (0.99%) Retail
6 3 (0.74%) Brand Awareness
7 2 (0.50%) Electronics
7 2 (0.50%) Marketing
7 2 (0.50%) Publishing
8 1 (0.25%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 354 (87.84%) Developer
2 224 (55.58%) .NET Developer
3 221 (54.84%) C# Developer
4 123 (30.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 73 (18.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 69 (17.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 65 (16.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 62 (15.38%) Software Developer
8 62 (15.38%) Web Developer
9 54 (13.40%) Senior Developer
10 46 (11.41%) SQL Developer
11 43 (10.67%) Senior .NET Developer
12 42 (10.42%) Senior C# Developer
13 40 (9.93%) C# Software Developer
14 39 (9.68%) C# Web Developer
15 37 (9.18%) .NET Software Developer
16 33 (8.19%) C# WPF Developer
16 33 (8.19%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 33 (8.19%) WPF Developer
17 29 (7.20%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (98.51%) .NET
2 286 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 223 (55.33%) jQuery
4 216 (53.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 205 (50.87%) HTML
6 199 (49.38%) CSS
7 189 (46.90%) .NET Framework
8 188 (46.65%) WCF
9 172 (42.68%) Entity Framework
10 106 (26.30%) Web Services
11 100 (24.81%) HTML5
11 100 (24.81%) XML
12 90 (22.33%) WPF
13 87 (21.59%) Ajax
14 86 (21.34%) ASP.NET Web API
15 72 (17.87%) AngularJS
16 60 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 57 (14.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 52 (12.90%) XSLT
19 46 (11.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 22 (5.46%) User Experience
3 19 (4.71%) Social Network
4 16 (3.97%) Client/Server
5 9 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (1.99%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.49%) iPad
9 5 (1.24%) New Media
9 5 (1.24%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.99%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.99%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.99%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.25%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.25%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.25%) Social Media
12 1 (0.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 53 (13.15%) Windows
2 9 (2.23%) Android
3 6 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.99%) Linux
5 3 (0.74%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.50%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (70.22%) MVC
2 162 (40.20%) Agile Software Development
3 145 (35.98%) Web Development
4 105 (26.05%) OO
5 100 (24.81%) TDD
6 69 (17.12%) Scrum
7 50 (12.41%) Software Engineering
8 49 (12.16%) Responsive Web Design
8 49 (12.16%) Unit Testing
9 43 (10.67%) Web Application Development
10 42 (10.42%) Web Design
11 41 (10.17%) SOA
12 32 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (7.20%) BDD
14 27 (6.70%) SDLC
15 26 (6.45%) Cross-Browser Development
16 24 (5.96%) Kanban
17 22 (5.46%) Mobile Development
18 21 (5.21%) OOP
19 18 (4.47%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 394 (97.77%) C#
2 269 (66.75%) JavaScript
3 226 (56.08%) SQL
4 98 (24.32%) VB.NET
5 65 (16.13%) T-SQL
6 31 (7.69%) VB
7 30 (7.44%) VB6
8 26 (6.45%) XPath
9 10 (2.48%) PHP
10 7 (1.74%) Java
10 7 (1.74%) Ruby
10 7 (1.74%) VBScript
11 6 (1.49%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.99%) C
13 3 (0.74%) C++
14 1 (0.25%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
14 1 (0.25%) Python
14 1 (0.25%) R
14 1 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 72 (17.87%) Degree
2 6 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.50%) MCAD
3 2 (0.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.20%) ISO 9001
2 9 (2.23%) QA
3 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 152 (37.72%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.20%) Oracle
3 18 (4.47%) Sitecore
4 10 (2.48%) Telerik
5 6 (1.49%) Infragistics
6 4 (0.99%) DevExpress
6 4 (0.99%) Google
6 4 (0.99%) Twitter
7 2 (0.50%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.50%) Typemock
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