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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 182 181 190
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 324 302 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.47% 1.43% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.08% 3.77% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 301 291 322
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
7933 8012 8907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.05% 37.93% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6725 7114 7909
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Surrey -4 94 £44,000 -2.22% 6
Hampshire +25 70 £40,000 -5.32% 6
Berkshire -4 51 £40,000 +6.66% 8
East Sussex -3 41 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +25 30 £45,000 +44.00% 4
West Sussex -13 16 £26,000 -45.26% 2
Oxfordshire -13 15 £35,000 -8.49% 1
Kent -20 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Sussex - 4 £50,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £55,000 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 694 (99.86%) .NET
2 684 (98.42%) C#
3 534 (76.83%) ASP.NET
4 504 (72.52%) SQL Server
5 471 (67.77%) JavaScript
6 444 (63.88%) MVC
7 401 (57.70%) HTML
8 382 (54.96%) SQL
9 373 (53.67%) jQuery
10 369 (53.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 350 (50.36%) CSS
12 331 (47.63%) Agile Software Development
13 289 (41.58%) .NET Framework
14 258 (37.12%) Ajax
15 235 (33.81%) WCF
16 223 (32.09%) Scrum
17 214 (30.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 211 (30.36%) TDD
19 200 (28.78%) Web Services
20 192 (27.63%) Microsoft
21 171 (24.60%) XML
22 158 (22.73%) T-SQL
23 157 (22.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 153 (22.01%) SQL Server 2012
25 149 (21.44%) OO
26 140 (20.14%) Windows
26 140 (20.14%) NHibernate
27 138 (19.86%) Visual Studio
28 134 (19.28%) Subversion
29 124 (17.84%) VB.NET

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 81 (11.65%) IIS
2 37 (5.32%) SharePoint
3 34 (4.89%) Apache
4 33 (4.75%) WordPress
5 30 (4.32%) NServiceBus
6 24 (3.45%) CMS
7 20 (2.88%) Umbraco
8 18 (2.59%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (2.01%) WebSphere
10 12 (1.73%) Kentico
11 8 (1.15%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.86%) Orchard CMS
13 4 (0.58%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.14%) Joomla!
15 1 (0.14%) Drupal
15 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 92 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.58%) MS Office
3 6 (0.86%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (1.73%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 79 (11.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (7.63%) SaaS
3 16 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.01%) Office 365
5 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.30%) Internet
2 12 (1.73%) GSM
2 12 (1.73%) UMTS
3 8 (1.15%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.43%) LDAP
4 3 (0.43%) Intranet
5 2 (0.29%) DNS
5 2 (0.29%) HTTP
5 2 (0.29%) LTE
6 1 (0.14%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 504 (72.52%) SQL Server
2 153 (22.01%) SQL Server 2012
3 93 (13.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 62 (8.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 57 (8.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 45 (6.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 39 (5.61%) RavenDB
8 30 (4.32%) NoSQL
8 30 (4.32%) Azure SQL Database
9 26 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (3.02%) Relational Database
11 19 (2.73%) SQLite
12 14 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
13 13 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (1.44%) SQL Anywhere
15 8 (1.15%) MySQL
16 7 (1.01%) Oracle Database
16 7 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
17 1 (0.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 138 (19.86%) Visual Studio
2 134 (19.28%) Subversion
3 105 (15.11%) NUnit
4 95 (13.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 82 (11.80%) Rhino Mocks
6 72 (10.36%) Git (software)
7 39 (5.61%) ReSharper
8 38 (5.47%) TeamCity
9 36 (5.18%) Moq
9 36 (5.18%) Jasmine
10 30 (4.32%) NCrunch
11 13 (1.87%) Redmine
12 12 (1.73%) Mockito
13 10 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
13 10 (1.44%) SpecFlow
13 10 (1.44%) Jenkins
14 9 (1.29%) Hudson
14 9 (1.29%) SoapUI
15 8 (1.15%) MSTest
16 6 (0.86%) Cucumber
General
1 96 (13.81%) Finance
2 27 (3.88%) Games
3 19 (2.73%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.30%) Retail
5 15 (2.16%) Banking
6 11 (1.58%) Marketing
7 9 (1.29%) Back Office
7 9 (1.29%) Electronics
8 7 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.01%) German Language
9 6 (0.86%) Legal
10 5 (0.72%) Publishing
11 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 642 (92.37%) Developer
2 396 (56.98%) .NET Developer
3 268 (38.56%) C# Developer
4 211 (30.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 140 (20.14%) Software Developer
6 104 (14.96%) Web Developer
7 96 (13.81%) Senior Developer
8 77 (11.08%) ASP.NET Developer
9 69 (9.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 63 (9.06%) Senior .NET Developer
11 54 (7.77%) C# Software Developer
12 52 (7.48%) .NET Software Developer
13 50 (7.19%) .NET Web Developer
14 46 (6.62%) Senior C# Developer
15 33 (4.75%) Junior
16 32 (4.60%) Junior Developer
17 23 (3.31%) C# Web Developer
18 22 (3.17%) Graduate
19 21 (3.02%) Software Engineer
20 16 (2.30%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 694 (99.86%) .NET
2 534 (76.83%) ASP.NET
3 401 (57.70%) HTML
4 373 (53.67%) jQuery
5 369 (53.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 350 (50.36%) CSS
7 289 (41.58%) .NET Framework
8 258 (37.12%) Ajax
9 235 (33.81%) WCF
10 214 (30.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 200 (28.78%) Web Services
12 171 (24.60%) XML
13 157 (22.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 140 (20.14%) NHibernate
15 112 (16.12%) HTML5
16 92 (13.24%) Razor View Engine
17 87 (12.52%) WPF
18 85 (12.23%) SOAP
19 83 (11.94%) XSLT
20 79 (11.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 68 (9.78%) Mobile App
2 52 (7.48%) User Experience
3 51 (7.34%) Computer Science
4 45 (6.47%) Social Network
5 36 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (4.03%) Client/Server
7 18 (2.59%) PDA
8 17 (2.45%) Kindle
9 7 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.86%) Equities
11 4 (0.58%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.58%) Animation
11 4 (0.58%) FMCG
11 4 (0.58%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.58%) New Media
11 4 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.43%) W3C
13 2 (0.29%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.14%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 140 (20.14%) Windows
2 73 (10.50%) Android
3 45 (6.47%) Apple iOS
4 39 (5.61%) Windows Phone
5 9 (1.29%) Windows 8
5 9 (1.29%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (0.72%) Linux
7 3 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 444 (63.88%) MVC
2 331 (47.63%) Agile Software Development
3 223 (32.09%) Scrum
4 211 (30.36%) TDD
5 149 (21.44%) OO
6 77 (11.08%) Unit Testing
7 75 (10.79%) Web Application Development
8 72 (10.36%) Android Development
9 71 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
10 53 (7.63%) OOD
11 52 (7.48%) Web Development
12 50 (7.19%) SOA
12 50 (7.19%) Software Engineering
13 48 (6.91%) Domain-Driven Design
14 45 (6.47%) BDD
15 44 (6.33%) iOS Development
16 43 (6.19%) E-Commerce
17 41 (5.90%) Mobile Application Development
17 41 (5.90%) MVVM
18 39 (5.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 684 (98.42%) C#
2 471 (67.77%) JavaScript
3 382 (54.96%) SQL
4 158 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 124 (17.84%) VB.NET
6 35 (5.04%) VB
7 27 (3.88%) Java
8 21 (3.02%) XPath
9 20 (2.88%) VB6
10 19 (2.73%) Lua
11 16 (2.30%) C++
12 15 (2.16%) VBScript
13 11 (1.58%) PHP
14 9 (1.29%) XAML
14 9 (1.29%) PowerHouse
15 6 (0.86%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.72%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.43%) PL/SQL
18 2 (0.29%) COBOL
18 2 (0.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 74 (10.65%) Degree
2 36 (5.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (2.59%) MCTS
3 18 (2.59%) MCP
3 18 (2.59%) MCSD
4 15 (2.16%) MCAD
5 3 (0.43%) MCDBA
5 3 (0.43%) MCITP
6 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (7.91%) ISO 9001
2 12 (1.73%) QA
3 2 (0.29%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (1.15%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.14%) Puppet
1 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 192 (27.63%) Microsoft
2 42 (6.04%) Google
3 34 (4.89%) Red Gate
4 31 (4.46%) Xamarin
4 31 (4.46%) Oracle
5 18 (2.59%) EPiServer
5 18 (2.59%) Sitecore
6 14 (2.01%) Telerik
7 13 (1.87%) Infragistics
8 10 (1.44%) Sybase
8 10 (1.44%) SAP
9 6 (0.86%) Adobe
9 6 (0.86%) MathWorks
10 5 (0.72%) Twitter
11 4 (0.58%) Ektron
11 4 (0.58%) JBoss
12 3 (0.43%) Dell
12 3 (0.43%) Syncfusion
13 2 (0.29%) DevExpress
14 1 (0.14%) BT
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Best Practice IFA Group Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Healthcare,Pension,Lifecover,bonus,on site par
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gerrards Cross
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chichester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancing
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago