The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
England / South West
Rank 221 198 157
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -41
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 11 53 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.95% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 2.30% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 51 97
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2132 2304 2564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.04% 41.31% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1799 2029 2295
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

LINQ
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the South West region.

LINQ Salary Trend in the South West

LINQ
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

LINQ Salary Histogram in the South West

LINQ
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Bristol +14 5 £40,000 -23.80%
Dorset +6 2 £32,500 -15.58% 1
Gloucestershire -19 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Devon -13 1 £30,000 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 29 (96.67%) C#
1 29 (96.67%) .NET
2 25 (83.33%) MVC
3 24 (80.00%) ASP.NET
4 23 (76.67%) .NET Framework
5 21 (70.00%) Entity Framework
5 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
7 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (46.67%) SQL
8 14 (46.67%) HTML
9 13 (43.33%) CSS
9 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (40.00%) jQuery
11 9 (30.00%) TDD
11 9 (30.00%) OO
12 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
12 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (23.33%) WCF
13 7 (23.33%) JSON
13 7 (23.33%) XML
13 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
13 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
14 6 (20.00%) Degree
14 6 (20.00%) WPF
14 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
14 6 (20.00%) SDLC
14 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
15 5 (16.67%) Process Improvement
15 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) OpenEdge
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) MS Access
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) MSTest
3 3 (10.00%) NUnit
3 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Publishing
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 26 (86.67%) .NET Developer
3 15 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (23.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Software Developer
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
7 4 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (6.67%) ASP Developer
9 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
9 2 (6.67%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) .NET
2 24 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (76.67%) .NET Framework
4 21 (70.00%) Entity Framework
5 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (46.67%) HTML
7 13 (43.33%) CSS
8 12 (40.00%) jQuery
9 7 (23.33%) JSON
9 7 (23.33%) WCF
9 7 (23.33%) XML
10 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 6 (20.00%) WPF
11 5 (16.67%) Ajax
11 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (13.33%) HTML5
12 4 (13.33%) Web Services
13 3 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Data Conversion
2 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Android
2 4 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) Windows NT
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) MVC
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) OO
3 9 (30.00%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) SDLC
5 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.67%) Process Improvement
7 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (10.00%) ETL
8 3 (10.00%) OOP
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) Software Delivery
8 3 (10.00%) System Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Web Development
9 2 (6.67%) Change Management
9 2 (6.67%) Process Management
9 2 (6.67%) Refactoring
9 2 (6.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) C#
2 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
5 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (13.33%) C++
7 3 (10.00%) Java
7 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (10.00%) VB
8 1 (3.33%) Progress 4GL
8 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) Telerik
3 1 (3.33%) Progress
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