The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 85 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 3 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.41% 1.36% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 3.17% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 18
Median salary £32,500 £35,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +20.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
301 284 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 40.84% 42.77% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 295 250 287
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton 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 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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Southampton

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Southampton region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (70.00%) jQuery
4 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (60.00%) Web Development
5 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) XML
7 2 (20.00%) XSL
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) CMS
7 2 (20.00%) Commerce Server
7 2 (20.00%) Ajax
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (20.00%) Commerce Server 2007
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (10.00%) Database Security
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) Commerce Server
1 2 (20.00%) Commerce Server 2007
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) OLAP
2 1 (10.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) XSL
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (10.00%) Dapper ORM
7 1 (10.00%) EJB
7 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (10.00%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Active Record
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Database Security
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft