The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 59 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 26 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.98% 1.10% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.13% 2.84% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 11
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
320 352 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 36.66% 38.64% 42.30%
Number of salaries quoted 287 332 356
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
Hampshire

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 23 July 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 49 (100.00%) C#
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (83.67%) MVC
3 34 (69.39%) JavaScript
3 34 (69.39%) ASP.NET
3 34 (69.39%) Microsoft
3 34 (69.39%) .NET Framework
4 33 (67.35%) SQL Server
5 32 (65.31%) SQL
5 32 (65.31%) MS Excel
6 19 (38.78%) VB.NET
7 18 (36.73%) jQuery
7 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
8 17 (34.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 17 (34.69%) HTML
9 16 (32.65%) ISO 9001
9 16 (32.65%) CSS
9 16 (32.65%) KnockoutJS
9 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (30.61%) Time Management
10 15 (30.61%) VB
10 15 (30.61%) IIS
11 7 (14.29%) Windows
11 7 (14.29%) Android
11 7 (14.29%) HTML5
11 7 (14.29%) Android Development
12 4 (8.16%) Degree
13 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
14 1 (2.04%) Multithreading

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (30.61%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (65.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (67.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (95.92%) Developer
2 30 (61.22%) Web Developer
3 18 (36.73%) .NET Developer
4 16 (32.65%) .NET Web Developer
5 9 (18.37%) Applications Developer
5 9 (18.37%) Junior
5 9 (18.37%) Junior Developer
6 8 (16.33%) Business Developer
7 7 (14.29%) Software Developer
8 6 (12.24%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Junior Applications Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Research Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Analyst Programmer
10 2 (4.08%) Programmer
11 1 (2.04%) C# Developer
11 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (2.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (2.04%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (2.04%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (69.39%) ASP.NET
2 34 (69.39%) .NET Framework
3 18 (36.73%) jQuery
3 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (34.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 17 (34.69%) HTML
5 16 (32.65%) KnockoutJS
5 16 (32.65%) CSS
6 7 (14.29%) HTML5
7 1 (2.04%) Ajax
7 1 (2.04%) ADO.NET
7 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
1 7 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (83.67%) MVC
2 15 (30.61%) Time Management
3 7 (14.29%) Android Development
4 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.04%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.04%) Web Application Development
5 1 (2.04%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (69.39%) JavaScript
3 32 (65.31%) SQL
4 19 (38.78%) VB.NET
5 15 (30.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.65%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 34 (69.39%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago