The first table below looks at the demand for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 72 70 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -32
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 2 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.15% 0.32% 5.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 0.60% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 27
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
392 333 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.26% 52.69% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 299 284 260
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

LINQ
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Suffolk

LINQ
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stowmarket - 5 £40,000 - 1
Ipswich -9 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 - -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) NUnit
2 14 (93.33%) NHibernate
2 14 (93.33%) WCF
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 9 (60.00%) TDD
4 9 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (60.00%) Scrum
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (60.00%) OLAP
4 9 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (60.00%) CSS
4 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle
4 9 (60.00%) jQuery
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) MVC
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Migration
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (33.33%) Web Application Development

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (26.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (60.00%) OLAP
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) NUnit
2 10 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (33.33%) Moq
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (93.33%) WCF
2 14 (93.33%) NHibernate
3 9 (60.00%) jQuery
3 9 (60.00%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Scrum
1 9 (60.00%) TDD
1 9 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Kanban
3 5 (33.33%) BDD
3 5 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
Stowmarket
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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