The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 36 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 3.57% 4.14% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.90% 5.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 0
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
LINQ
Hertfordshire

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 St Albans region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
87 120 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 51.79% 71.01% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 81 117 70
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of job ads across the St Albans 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 St Albans

LINQ
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

LINQ Salary Trend in St Albans

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 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 St Albans region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 12 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
2 11 (91.67%) Web Development
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) IIS
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) T-SQL
2 11 (91.67%) VB.NET
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
5 5 (41.67%) Change Control
6 4 (33.33%) iPad
6 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (33.33%) Web Services
7 1 (8.33%) TDD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 11 (91.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) C# Developer
3 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
4 7 (58.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 7 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (58.33%) Web Developer
5 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 12 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 12 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (8.33%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Web Development
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Change Control
4 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) API Development
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) SOLID
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) T-SQL
2 11 (91.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001