The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 69 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 18 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.14% 1.11% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.81% 3.09% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 13
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
LINQ
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
310 324 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.77% 35.88% 39.16%
Number of salaries quoted 280 309 329
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

LINQ
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Southampton

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 53 (100.00%) C#
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (84.91%) MVC
3 38 (71.70%) JavaScript
3 38 (71.70%) ASP.NET
3 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
3 38 (71.70%) .NET Framework
4 36 (67.92%) MS Excel
4 36 (67.92%) SQL Server
5 33 (62.26%) SQL
6 20 (37.74%) VB.NET
6 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
7 19 (35.85%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (35.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (35.85%) KnockoutJS
7 19 (35.85%) jQuery
7 19 (35.85%) ISO 9001
8 18 (33.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 17 (32.08%) HTML
10 16 (30.19%) CSS
11 15 (28.30%) VB
11 15 (28.30%) IIS
11 15 (28.30%) Time Management
12 7 (13.21%) Windows
12 7 (13.21%) Android
12 7 (13.21%) HTML5
12 7 (13.21%) Android Development
13 4 (7.55%) Degree
14 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
15 1 (1.89%) Multithreading

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 15 (28.30%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (67.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (67.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (96.23%) Developer
2 34 (64.15%) Web Developer
3 19 (35.85%) .NET Developer
4 17 (32.08%) .NET Web Developer
5 9 (16.98%) Applications Developer
5 9 (16.98%) Junior
5 9 (16.98%) Junior Developer
6 8 (15.09%) Business Developer
7 7 (13.21%) Software Developer
8 6 (11.32%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Junior Applications Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Research Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Analyst Programmer
10 2 (3.77%) Programmer
11 1 (1.89%) C# Developer
11 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (1.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (1.89%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.89%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (71.70%) ASP.NET
2 38 (71.70%) .NET Framework
3 19 (35.85%) jQuery
3 19 (35.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (35.85%) KnockoutJS
4 18 (33.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 17 (32.08%) HTML
6 16 (30.19%) CSS
7 7 (13.21%) HTML5
8 1 (1.89%) Ajax
8 1 (1.89%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
1 7 (13.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (84.91%) MVC
2 15 (28.30%) Time Management
3 7 (13.21%) Android Development
4 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.89%) Multithreading
5 1 (1.89%) Web Application Development
5 1 (1.89%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 38 (71.70%) JavaScript
3 33 (62.26%) SQL
4 20 (37.74%) VB.NET
5 15 (28.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (35.85%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
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