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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 237 176 212
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +36
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 224 354 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.10% 1.54% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.01% 3.98% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 200 323 234
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
7447 8897 8437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.57% 38.82% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6484 7811 7489
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -31 57 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Berkshire -6 51 £52,500 +19.31% 3
Buckinghamshire +8 45 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Surrey -29 36 £52,500 +16.66% 4
East Sussex +15 25 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Oxfordshire +12 10 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Sussex +7 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Kent -9 3 £52,000 +73.33%
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 452 (97.62%) C#
1 452 (97.62%) .NET
2 400 (86.39%) ASP.NET
3 349 (75.38%) SQL Server
4 303 (65.44%) JavaScript
5 291 (62.85%) MVC
6 289 (62.42%) jQuery
7 267 (57.67%) Agile Software Development
8 264 (57.02%) CSS
9 258 (55.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 246 (53.13%) HTML
11 242 (52.27%) SQL
12 189 (40.82%) WCF
13 188 (40.60%) Ajax
14 182 (39.31%) .NET Framework
15 174 (37.58%) TDD
16 168 (36.29%) Microsoft
17 163 (35.21%) XML
18 156 (33.69%) Visual Studio
19 148 (31.97%) Entity Framework
20 135 (29.16%) Scrum
21 128 (27.65%) Windows
22 111 (23.97%) T-SQL
23 109 (23.54%) VB.NET
24 97 (20.95%) OO
25 87 (18.79%) NUnit
25 87 (18.79%) SQL Server 2008
26 86 (18.57%) HTML5
27 84 (18.14%) Degree
27 84 (18.14%) OOD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 41 (8.86%) IIS
2 24 (5.18%) CMS
3 19 (4.10%) SharePoint
4 15 (3.24%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (1.94%) Node.js
6 8 (1.73%) Apache
7 7 (1.51%) NServiceBus
7 7 (1.51%) WordPress
8 6 (1.30%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.22%) DNN
10 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 34 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.08%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.43%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.08%) Office 365
4 4 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.65%) GitHub
6 2 (0.43%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.54%) TCP/IP
2 19 (4.10%) Network Security
3 12 (2.59%) CTI
4 11 (2.38%) Internet
5 8 (1.73%) AMQP
6 5 (1.08%) Firewall
7 4 (0.86%) GSM
7 4 (0.86%) UMTS
8 3 (0.65%) HTTP
9 2 (0.43%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.22%) DNS
10 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (75.38%) SQL Server
2 87 (18.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (11.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 47 (10.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 32 (6.91%) NoSQL
6 25 (5.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (4.75%) MySQL
8 21 (4.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (3.89%) MongoDB
9 18 (3.89%) CouchDB
10 17 (3.67%) SQL Server 2000
11 16 (3.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (3.46%) SQLite
12 10 (2.16%) RavenDB
12 10 (2.16%) Azure SQL Database
13 9 (1.94%) Relational Database
14 3 (0.65%) Big Data
15 2 (0.43%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 156 (33.69%) Visual Studio
2 87 (18.79%) NUnit
3 80 (17.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 65 (14.04%) Subversion
5 59 (12.74%) Moq
6 52 (11.23%) ReSharper
7 49 (10.58%) Git (software)
8 37 (7.99%) Rhino Mocks
9 20 (4.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 16 (3.46%) StyleCop
11 11 (2.38%) Jasmine
12 10 (2.16%) TeamCity
12 10 (2.16%) NCrunch
13 8 (1.73%) JIRA
13 8 (1.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 7 (1.51%) Selenium
15 6 (1.30%) Cucumber
16 4 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
16 4 (0.86%) MSBuild
16 4 (0.86%) MSTest
General
1 57 (12.31%) Finance
2 13 (2.81%) Marketing
3 9 (1.94%) Games
4 8 (1.73%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.30%) Electronics
5 6 (1.30%) Advertising
6 2 (0.43%) Publishing
6 2 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 415 (89.63%) Developer
2 270 (58.32%) .NET Developer
3 167 (36.07%) C# Developer
4 134 (28.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 99 (21.38%) Web Developer
6 74 (15.98%) Senior Developer
7 72 (15.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 66 (14.25%) Software Developer
9 64 (13.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 52 (11.23%) .NET Web Developer
11 43 (9.29%) Senior .NET Developer
12 31 (6.70%) Senior C# Developer
13 30 (6.48%) Software Engineer
14 25 (5.40%) Senior Software Engineer
15 23 (4.97%) C# Software Engineer
15 23 (4.97%) Junior
16 22 (4.75%) C# Web Developer
16 22 (4.75%) Junior Developer
17 20 (4.32%) Senior Web Developer
18 19 (4.10%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 452 (97.62%) .NET
2 400 (86.39%) ASP.NET
3 289 (62.42%) jQuery
4 264 (57.02%) CSS
5 258 (55.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 246 (53.13%) HTML
7 189 (40.82%) WCF
8 188 (40.60%) Ajax
9 182 (39.31%) .NET Framework
10 163 (35.21%) XML
11 148 (31.97%) Entity Framework
12 86 (18.57%) HTML5
13 83 (17.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 80 (17.28%) AngularJS
15 68 (14.69%) WPF
16 64 (13.82%) Web Services
17 62 (13.39%) NHibernate
18 56 (12.10%) REST
19 52 (11.23%) XSLT
20 49 (10.58%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.94%) Computer Science
2 21 (4.54%) Social Network
3 14 (3.02%) User Experience
4 13 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.51%) Social Media
7 5 (1.08%) PDA
8 3 (0.65%) Blog
8 3 (0.65%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.43%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.43%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (0.43%) Kindle
10 1 (0.22%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.22%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.22%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.22%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.22%) RIA
10 1 (0.22%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 128 (27.65%) Windows
2 23 (4.97%) Android
3 18 (3.89%) Windows 7
4 17 (3.67%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.51%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.65%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.43%) Linux
8 2 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (62.85%) MVC
2 267 (57.67%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (37.58%) TDD
4 135 (29.16%) Scrum
5 97 (20.95%) OO
6 84 (18.14%) OOD
7 64 (13.82%) Unit Testing
8 58 (12.53%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (12.31%) Software Engineering
10 49 (10.58%) SDLC
11 44 (9.50%) Web Development
12 42 (9.07%) Web Application Development
12 42 (9.07%) BDD
13 27 (5.83%) Extreme Programming
14 22 (4.75%) Time Management
15 20 (4.32%) Android Development
15 20 (4.32%) Multithreading
15 20 (4.32%) Logistics
16 19 (4.10%) ITIL
17 18 (3.89%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 452 (97.62%) C#
2 303 (65.44%) JavaScript
3 242 (52.27%) SQL
4 111 (23.97%) T-SQL
5 109 (23.54%) VB.NET
6 47 (10.15%) Ruby
7 42 (9.07%) C++
8 32 (6.91%) VB
9 20 (4.32%) PHP
10 19 (4.10%) Python
11 18 (3.89%) MATLAB
12 16 (3.46%) Lua
12 16 (3.46%) VB6
13 15 (3.24%) VBScript
14 6 (1.30%) Java
14 6 (1.30%) XPath
14 6 (1.30%) JAQL
15 5 (1.08%) VBA
16 4 (0.86%) C
16 4 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 84 (18.14%) Degree
2 32 (6.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.94%) MCAD
4 7 (1.51%) HND
5 6 (1.30%) MCTS
6 5 (1.08%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.86%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.43%) MCSD
8 2 (0.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.26%) QA
2 16 (3.46%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.22%) HL7
3 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Puppet
1 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 168 (36.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.67%) Sitecore
3 15 (3.24%) Oracle
4 10 (2.16%) Red Gate
5 9 (1.94%) Google
6 7 (1.51%) Xamarin
7 5 (1.08%) VMware
8 3 (0.65%) Ektron
8 3 (0.65%) Telerik
9 2 (0.43%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.22%) PayPal
10 1 (0.22%) Avaya
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco
Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £24k - 25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £37500 per annum + Bonus + life insurancce
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + life insurancce
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 35 - 45K +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32500 - £38000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Package and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastbourne
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Witney
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Guildford
iKonnect
Salary: £40000 - £650000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Beaconsfield
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
iKonnect
Salary: £60000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago