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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 269 265 187
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -78
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 196 221 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.02% 1.04% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.66% 2.80% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 181 196 327
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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
7382 7883 9070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.48% 37.06% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6592 6797 7831
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 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 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 4 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 +37 55 £42,500 - 3
Hampshire -7 43 £37,500 - 5
Berkshire +15 30 £55,000 - 2
Surrey -19 30 £42,500 -15.00% 6
East Sussex +14 21 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Kent +5 9 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Oxfordshire -11 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Middlesex - 1 £45,000 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 401 (98.53%) .NET
2 398 (97.79%) C#
3 291 (71.50%) ASP.NET
3 291 (71.50%) MVC
4 288 (70.76%) SQL Server
5 271 (66.58%) JavaScript
6 230 (56.51%) SQL
7 213 (52.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 212 (52.09%) jQuery
9 201 (49.39%) HTML
10 197 (48.40%) CSS
11 196 (48.16%) .NET Framework
12 189 (46.44%) WCF
13 178 (43.73%) Entity Framework
14 166 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
15 145 (35.63%) Microsoft
16 134 (32.92%) Web Development
17 132 (32.43%) Visual Studio
18 111 (27.27%) Ajax
19 106 (26.04%) OO
20 105 (25.80%) Web Services
21 102 (25.06%) TDD
22 101 (24.82%) XML
22 101 (24.82%) VB.NET
23 97 (23.83%) ASP.NET Web API
24 88 (21.62%) WPF
25 87 (21.38%) HTML5
26 78 (19.16%) Finance
26 78 (19.16%) AngularJS
27 76 (18.67%) Scrum

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 24 (5.90%) CMS
2 17 (4.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 13 (3.19%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.23%) Kentico
5 2 (0.49%) IIS
6 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.74%) MS Office
2 3 (0.74%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.97%) SaaS
4 3 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.49%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.21%) Internet
2 8 (1.97%) GSM
2 8 (1.97%) UMTS
3 7 (1.72%) CTI
3 7 (1.72%) LTE
4 3 (0.74%) Network Security
4 3 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (70.76%) SQL Server
2 44 (10.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (6.14%) SQLite
4 23 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (4.42%) MySQL
5 18 (4.42%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.72%) Big Data
9 6 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (1.47%) SSDT
10 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.49%) OLAP
11 2 (0.49%) OLTP
11 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.25%) Power BI
12 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 132 (32.43%) Visual Studio
2 63 (15.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 60 (14.74%) NUnit
4 51 (12.53%) Subversion
5 47 (11.55%) Git (software)
6 39 (9.58%) Rhino Mocks
7 18 (4.42%) Cucumber
7 18 (4.42%) Selenium
8 12 (2.95%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.72%) Moq
9 7 (1.72%) MSTest
10 6 (1.47%) MSBuild
10 6 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.98%) JIRA
11 4 (0.98%) PHPUnit
11 4 (0.98%) ReSharper
12 3 (0.74%) Jasmine
General
1 78 (19.16%) Finance
2 18 (4.42%) Advertising
3 16 (3.93%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.46%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.72%) Brand Awareness
6 5 (1.23%) Games
7 4 (0.98%) Banking
8 3 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.49%) Electronics
9 2 (0.49%) Marketing
9 2 (0.49%) Publishing
10 1 (0.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 352 (86.49%) Developer
2 233 (57.25%) .NET Developer
3 218 (53.56%) C# Developer
4 130 (31.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 77 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 76 (18.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 67 (16.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 64 (15.72%) Senior Developer
8 64 (15.72%) Software Developer
9 63 (15.48%) Web Developer
10 59 (14.50%) SQL Developer
11 52 (12.78%) Senior .NET Developer
12 44 (10.81%) Senior C# Developer
13 39 (9.58%) .NET Software Developer
13 39 (9.58%) C# Software Developer
14 38 (9.34%) C# Web Developer
15 34 (8.35%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 31 (7.62%) .NET Web Developer
17 30 (7.37%) C# WPF Developer
17 30 (7.37%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 401 (98.53%) .NET
2 291 (71.50%) ASP.NET
3 213 (52.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 212 (52.09%) jQuery
5 201 (49.39%) HTML
6 197 (48.40%) CSS
7 196 (48.16%) .NET Framework
8 189 (46.44%) WCF
9 178 (43.73%) Entity Framework
10 111 (27.27%) Ajax
11 105 (25.80%) Web Services
12 101 (24.82%) XML
13 97 (23.83%) ASP.NET Web API
14 88 (21.62%) WPF
15 87 (21.38%) HTML5
16 78 (19.16%) AngularJS
17 54 (13.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 52 (12.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 50 (12.29%) NHibernate
19 50 (12.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.50%) Computer Science
2 26 (6.39%) User Experience
3 19 (4.67%) Social Network
4 14 (3.44%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.95%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.23%) New Media
8 3 (0.74%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.49%) iPad
10 1 (0.25%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.25%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.25%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.25%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.25%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 52 (12.78%) Windows
2 13 (3.19%) Android
3 6 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.98%) Linux
5 3 (0.74%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.49%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (71.50%) MVC
2 166 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (32.92%) Web Development
4 106 (26.04%) OO
5 102 (25.06%) TDD
6 76 (18.67%) Scrum
7 56 (13.76%) Unit Testing
8 51 (12.53%) Software Engineering
9 46 (11.30%) Responsive Web Design
9 46 (11.30%) Web Application Development
10 38 (9.34%) SDLC
11 37 (9.09%) Web Design
12 34 (8.35%) BDD
12 34 (8.35%) SOA
13 33 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (6.88%) Kanban
15 25 (6.14%) Cross-Browser Development
16 24 (5.90%) MVVM
17 23 (5.65%) OOD
18 22 (5.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 398 (97.79%) C#
2 271 (66.58%) JavaScript
3 230 (56.51%) SQL
4 101 (24.82%) VB.NET
5 67 (16.46%) T-SQL
6 31 (7.62%) VB
7 30 (7.37%) VB6
8 25 (6.14%) XPath
9 10 (2.46%) PHP
10 8 (1.97%) Ruby
10 8 (1.97%) VBScript
11 7 (1.72%) Java
12 5 (1.23%) C++
12 5 (1.23%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.98%) C
14 3 (0.74%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.25%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
15 1 (0.25%) Python
15 1 (0.25%) R
15 1 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 71 (17.44%) Degree
2 2 (0.49%) MCAD
2 2 (0.49%) MCSD
2 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.14%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.98%) QA
3 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 145 (35.63%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.37%) Oracle
3 18 (4.42%) Sitecore
4 7 (1.72%) Telerik
5 4 (0.98%) Google
5 4 (0.98%) Twitter
6 3 (0.74%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.49%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.49%) Typemock
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
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Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life and 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, h/care, childcare
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