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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 243 200 214
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +14
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 218 282 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.05% 1.27% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.83% 3.22% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 191 257 251
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £35,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
7711 8768 8363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.02% 39.42% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6723 7388 7490
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +9 56 £37,500 - 2
Surrey -18 41 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Buckinghamshire +7 39 £42,500 - 5
Berkshire -19 35 £55,000 +34.14% 9
East Sussex -17 27 £42,500 - 2
Kent +4 10 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Oxfordshire +7 8 £43,500 +6.09% 1
Isle of Wight - 3 £35,590 -
West Sussex 0 1 £42,500 +9.67% 3
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 459 (98.08%) C#
2 458 (97.86%) .NET
3 383 (81.84%) ASP.NET
4 361 (77.14%) SQL Server
5 305 (65.17%) JavaScript
6 296 (63.25%) MVC
6 296 (63.25%) jQuery
7 276 (58.97%) CSS
8 273 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
9 270 (57.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 257 (54.91%) HTML
11 254 (54.27%) SQL
12 197 (42.09%) .NET Framework
13 191 (40.81%) Ajax
14 186 (39.74%) TDD
15 183 (39.10%) WCF
16 158 (33.76%) Scrum
17 157 (33.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 155 (33.12%) Visual Studio
19 153 (32.69%) XML
20 148 (31.62%) Microsoft
21 114 (24.36%) Windows
22 112 (23.93%) OO
23 99 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 98 (20.94%) T-SQL
25 93 (19.87%) Web Services
26 91 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
27 89 (19.02%) NUnit
28 85 (18.16%) NHibernate
29 80 (17.09%) Team Foundation Server

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 52 (11.11%) IIS
2 29 (6.20%) SharePoint
3 20 (4.27%) CMS
4 13 (2.78%) Apache
5 11 (2.35%) WordPress
6 10 (2.14%) NServiceBus
7 9 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.50%) Node.js
8 7 (1.50%) Umbraco
9 6 (1.28%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.64%) JBoss
12 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (7.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.07%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.56%) SaaS
3 8 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.78%) TCP/IP
1 13 (2.78%) Internet
1 13 (2.78%) Network Security
2 11 (2.35%) AMQP
2 11 (2.35%) CTI
3 2 (0.43%) HTTP
4 1 (0.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (77.14%) SQL Server
2 91 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 74 (15.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 50 (10.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (6.84%) NoSQL
6 25 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (3.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (3.42%) MongoDB
9 14 (2.99%) CouchDB
10 13 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
10 13 (2.78%) RavenDB
11 12 (2.56%) MySQL
11 12 (2.56%) Relational Database
12 9 (1.92%) SQLite
13 5 (1.07%) Big Data
13 5 (1.07%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (0.64%) DB2
15 3 (0.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 155 (33.12%) Visual Studio
2 89 (19.02%) NUnit
3 80 (17.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 72 (15.38%) Subversion
5 54 (11.54%) Rhino Mocks
6 53 (11.32%) Moq
7 46 (9.83%) Git (software)
8 45 (9.62%) ReSharper
9 14 (2.99%) Jasmine
10 13 (2.78%) NCrunch
10 13 (2.78%) TeamCity
11 11 (2.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 6 (1.28%) JIRA
13 6 (1.28%) Selenium
13 6 (1.28%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.28%) StyleCop
14 4 (0.85%) MSTest
15 3 (0.64%) FxCop
15 3 (0.64%) Maven
General
1 66 (14.10%) Finance
2 16 (3.42%) Marketing
3 11 (2.35%) Games
4 8 (1.71%) Back Office
5 6 (1.28%) Electronics
5 6 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.07%) Advertising
7 4 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.85%) Local Government
8 2 (0.43%) Banking
8 2 (0.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.21%) Publishing
9 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 421 (89.96%) Developer
2 274 (58.55%) .NET Developer
3 144 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 129 (27.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 84 (17.95%) Software Developer
6 79 (16.88%) Web Developer
7 67 (14.32%) ASP.NET Developer
8 65 (13.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 61 (13.03%) Senior Developer
10 40 (8.55%) .NET Web Developer
11 38 (8.12%) Senior .NET Developer
12 33 (7.05%) Software Engineer
13 25 (5.34%) Senior C# Developer
13 25 (5.34%) C# Web Developer
14 24 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
14 24 (5.13%) C# Software Engineer
15 23 (4.91%) .NET Software Developer
16 20 (4.27%) Graduate
17 19 (4.06%) JavaScript Developer
18 17 (3.63%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 458 (97.86%) .NET
2 383 (81.84%) ASP.NET
3 296 (63.25%) jQuery
4 276 (58.97%) CSS
5 270 (57.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 257 (54.91%) HTML
7 197 (42.09%) .NET Framework
8 191 (40.81%) Ajax
9 183 (39.10%) WCF
10 157 (33.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 153 (32.69%) XML
12 99 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 93 (19.87%) Web Services
14 85 (18.16%) NHibernate
15 76 (16.24%) AngularJS
16 68 (14.53%) XSLT
17 66 (14.10%) HTML5
18 58 (12.39%) ASP.NET Web API
19 56 (11.97%) WPF
20 52 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.05%) Social Network
2 32 (6.84%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.63%) User Experience
4 14 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.35%) W3C
7 10 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.07%) Kindle
10 3 (0.64%) Social Media
10 3 (0.64%) iPhone
10 3 (0.64%) iSeries
10 3 (0.64%) Open Source
10 3 (0.64%) Blog
10 3 (0.64%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (0.64%) PDA
11 2 (0.43%) DTV
11 2 (0.43%) NHS
12 1 (0.21%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.21%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 114 (24.36%) Windows
2 35 (7.48%) Android
3 29 (6.20%) Apple iOS
4 14 (2.99%) Windows 7
5 10 (2.14%) Windows Phone
6 6 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.64%) Linux
7 3 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (63.25%) MVC
2 273 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (39.74%) TDD
4 158 (33.76%) Scrum
5 112 (23.93%) OO
6 67 (14.32%) OOD
6 67 (14.32%) Unit Testing
7 61 (13.03%) Web Application Development
8 55 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (11.32%) Web Development
10 49 (10.47%) BDD
11 46 (9.83%) Software Engineering
12 30 (6.41%) Android Development
13 28 (5.98%) Time Management
14 27 (5.77%) iOS Development
15 23 (4.91%) SOA
16 21 (4.49%) Kanban
17 20 (4.27%) MVVM
18 19 (4.06%) Extreme Programming
19 17 (3.63%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 459 (98.08%) C#
2 305 (65.17%) JavaScript
3 254 (54.27%) SQL
4 98 (20.94%) T-SQL
5 79 (16.88%) VB.NET
6 35 (7.48%) Ruby
7 29 (6.20%) C++
8 18 (3.85%) VB
9 15 (3.21%) MATLAB
10 14 (2.99%) Python
11 10 (2.14%) PHP
12 9 (1.92%) Lua
12 9 (1.92%) VB6
13 8 (1.71%) Java
14 6 (1.28%) Delphi
14 6 (1.28%) VBScript
14 6 (1.28%) JAQL
15 5 (1.07%) VBA
16 4 (0.85%) XPath
17 3 (0.64%) XAML
Qualifications
1 71 (15.17%) Degree
2 28 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.28%) MCTS
4 2 (0.43%) MCP
4 2 (0.43%) MCAD
4 2 (0.43%) MCSD
4 2 (0.43%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.13%) QA
2 12 (2.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 148 (31.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (2.78%) Red Gate
3 11 (2.35%) Telerik
3 11 (2.35%) Google
4 10 (2.14%) Sitecore
4 10 (2.14%) Xamarin
5 8 (1.71%) Oracle
6 3 (0.64%) Ektron
7 2 (0.43%) SAP
7 2 (0.43%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.21%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.21%) MathWorks
8 1 (0.21%) Twitter
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 48-55k
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-60k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 33 days holiday + bonuses + MORE
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum + pension, 25days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000 + 5% bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Engage PSG
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32500 - £38000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 17 days ago