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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 70 78
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.63% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.68% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 14
Median salary - £35,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +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
280 299 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 42.55% 44.43% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 272 268 304
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) CMS
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) XSL
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) Commerce Server
4 2 (40.00%) Commerce Server 2007
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

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 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Commerce Server
1 2 (40.00%) Commerce Server 2007
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Software Development Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) XSL
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft