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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 78 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.54% 1.23% 3.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 3.19% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 26
Median salary £32,500 £35,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +20.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £35,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
316 282 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 42.99% 38.58% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 310 247 274
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 July 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Southampton

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (95.00%) C#
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (80.00%) MVC
4 16 (80.00%) .NET Framework
4 16 (80.00%) jQuery
4 16 (80.00%) Entity Framework
5 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (75.00%) VB.NET
6 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
6 14 (70.00%) Web Development
7 4 (20.00%) HTML
7 4 (20.00%) CSS
8 3 (15.00%) Ajax
9 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
9 2 (10.00%) Commerce Server 2007
9 2 (10.00%) Data Management
9 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (10.00%) Web Services
9 2 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (10.00%) XSL
9 2 (10.00%) EJB
9 2 (10.00%) OLAP
9 2 (10.00%) Java
9 2 (10.00%) T-SQL

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 (10.00%) CMS
1 2 (10.00%) Commerce Server
1 2 (10.00%) Commerce Server 2007
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (70.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) OLAP
2 2 (10.00%) OLTP
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Power BI
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (30.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Database Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Database Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 16 (80.00%) Entity Framework
3 16 (80.00%) jQuery
4 15 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) Ajax
7 2 (10.00%) Dapper ORM
7 2 (10.00%) EJB
7 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (10.00%) LINQ to SQL
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) XSL
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (5.00%) CSS3
8 1 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) MVC
2 14 (70.00%) Web Development
3 2 (10.00%) Active Record
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Data Management
3 2 (10.00%) Database Security
3 2 (10.00%) OO
3 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) OOP
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C#
1 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (75.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) R
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft