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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 242 252 190
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -62
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 190 242 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.05% 1.14% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.62% 3.12% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 178 217 336
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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
7261 7756 8973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.96% 36.45% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6498 6692 7879
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 June 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 June 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 +53 71 £42,500 -13.26% 11
Hampshire -15 33 £42,500 +9.67% 7
Surrey +10 28 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Berkshire -14 25 £52,500 +5.00%
East Sussex +6 22 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Oxfordshire -17 5 £55,000 +25.71%
Kent +18 4 £37,500 -27.88%
Middlesex - 1 £45,000 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 394 (99.24%) .NET
2 389 (97.98%) C#
3 284 (71.54%) ASP.NET
4 280 (70.53%) MVC
5 261 (65.74%) SQL Server
6 253 (63.73%) JavaScript
7 218 (54.91%) SQL
8 217 (54.66%) jQuery
9 213 (53.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 196 (49.37%) HTML
11 189 (47.61%) .NET Framework
12 188 (47.36%) WCF
13 187 (47.10%) CSS
14 161 (40.55%) Entity Framework
15 157 (39.55%) Microsoft
16 155 (39.04%) Visual Studio
17 154 (38.79%) Agile Software Development
18 142 (35.77%) Web Development
19 112 (28.21%) Web Services
20 102 (25.69%) TDD
21 99 (24.94%) HTML5
22 98 (24.69%) OO
23 97 (24.43%) XML
24 87 (21.91%) WPF
25 86 (21.66%) VB.NET
25 86 (21.66%) Finance
26 80 (20.15%) ASP.NET Web API
27 72 (18.14%) Team Foundation Server
28 71 (17.88%) Scrum
29 69 (17.38%) Degree

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 (6.55%) CMS
2 13 (3.27%) Sitecore CMS
2 13 (3.27%) Umbraco
3 9 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.01%) IIS
5 4 (1.01%) Kentico
5 4 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.50%) Commerce Server
7 2 (0.50%) Commerce Server 2007
7 2 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.01%) InfoPath
2 4 (1.01%) MS Office
3 3 (0.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.52%) SaaS
4 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.50%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.50%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.27%) Internet
2 8 (2.02%) GSM
2 8 (2.02%) UMTS
3 7 (1.76%) CTI
3 7 (1.76%) LTE
4 1 (0.25%) AMQP
4 1 (0.25%) Intranet
4 1 (0.25%) Network Security
4 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (65.74%) SQL Server
2 39 (9.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 30 (7.56%) Relational Database
3 30 (7.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (6.30%) SQLite
5 23 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (4.28%) MySQL
7 13 (3.27%) SSDT
8 12 (3.02%) Big Data
9 7 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.50%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.50%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.50%) OLAP
12 2 (0.50%) OLTP
13 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 155 (39.04%) Visual Studio
2 72 (18.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 53 (13.35%) NUnit
4 34 (8.56%) Rhino Mocks
5 27 (6.80%) Subversion
6 18 (4.53%) Git (software)
7 16 (4.03%) Selenium
8 15 (3.78%) Cucumber
9 10 (2.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (1.51%) MSBuild
10 6 (1.51%) MSTest
11 4 (1.01%) PHPUnit
11 4 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.76%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.76%) Moq
13 2 (0.50%) TeamCity
General
1 86 (21.66%) Finance
2 15 (3.78%) Advertising
2 15 (3.78%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.26%) Banking
5 4 (1.01%) Marketing
5 4 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.01%) Retail
6 3 (0.76%) Brand Awareness
7 2 (0.50%) Electronics
7 2 (0.50%) Legal
7 2 (0.50%) Publishing
8 1 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 349 (87.91%) Developer
2 227 (57.18%) .NET Developer
3 216 (54.41%) C# Developer
4 126 (31.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 75 (18.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 70 (17.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 68 (17.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 60 (15.11%) Software Developer
9 54 (13.60%) Web Developer
10 49 (12.34%) Senior Developer
11 41 (10.33%) .NET Software Developer
11 41 (10.33%) C# Software Developer
12 40 (10.08%) Senior .NET Developer
12 40 (10.08%) Senior C# Developer
13 35 (8.82%) C# Web Developer
14 34 (8.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 33 (8.31%) C# WPF Developer
15 33 (8.31%) WPF Developer
16 31 (7.81%) SQL Developer
17 28 (7.05%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (99.24%) .NET
2 284 (71.54%) ASP.NET
3 217 (54.66%) jQuery
4 213 (53.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 196 (49.37%) HTML
6 189 (47.61%) .NET Framework
7 188 (47.36%) WCF
8 187 (47.10%) CSS
9 161 (40.55%) Entity Framework
10 112 (28.21%) Web Services
11 99 (24.94%) HTML5
12 97 (24.43%) XML
13 87 (21.91%) WPF
14 80 (20.15%) ASP.NET Web API
15 69 (17.38%) Ajax
16 65 (16.37%) AngularJS
17 63 (15.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 60 (15.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 55 (13.85%) XSLT
20 44 (11.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 63 (15.87%) Computer Science
2 19 (4.79%) Client/Server
2 19 (4.79%) Social Network
3 16 (4.03%) User Experience
4 9 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.02%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (2.02%) iPad
6 7 (1.76%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.26%) New Media
7 5 (1.26%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.26%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.01%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.01%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.25%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.25%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.25%) Social Media
10 1 (0.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 59 (14.86%) Windows
2 10 (2.52%) Android
3 7 (1.76%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.01%) Linux
4 4 (1.01%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (70.53%) MVC
2 154 (38.79%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (35.77%) Web Development
4 102 (25.69%) TDD
5 98 (24.69%) OO
6 71 (17.88%) Scrum
7 52 (13.10%) Responsive Web Design
8 51 (12.85%) Software Engineering
9 45 (11.34%) Web Design
10 43 (10.83%) SOA
10 43 (10.83%) Web Application Development
11 38 (9.57%) Unit Testing
12 34 (8.56%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (7.05%) BDD
13 28 (7.05%) Cross-Browser Development
14 26 (6.55%) SDLC
15 23 (5.79%) Kanban
16 20 (5.04%) Line Management
17 18 (4.53%) Mobile Development
18 16 (4.03%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 389 (97.98%) C#
2 253 (63.73%) JavaScript
3 218 (54.91%) SQL
4 86 (21.66%) VB.NET
5 63 (15.87%) T-SQL
6 29 (7.30%) VB
6 29 (7.30%) VB6
6 29 (7.30%) XPath
7 10 (2.52%) PHP
8 6 (1.51%) Java
8 6 (1.51%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.26%) Ruby
10 4 (1.01%) VBScript
11 3 (0.76%) C
11 3 (0.76%) C++
12 1 (0.25%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.25%) Python
12 1 (0.25%) R
12 1 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 69 (17.38%) Degree
2 7 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.50%) MCAD
3 2 (0.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.30%) ISO 9001
2 10 (2.52%) QA
Vendors
1 157 (39.55%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.80%) Oracle
3 14 (3.53%) Sitecore
4 10 (2.52%) Telerik
5 6 (1.51%) Infragistics
6 5 (1.26%) Twitter
7 4 (1.01%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.01%) Google
8 2 (0.50%) Typemock
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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