The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 61 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.23% 0.90% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.41% 1.45% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 6
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
LINQ
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
332 346 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 50.84% 62.01% 57.61%
Number of salaries quoted 315 271 379
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 8 £40,000 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) SOAP
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) HTTP
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
1 8 (88.89%) NUnit
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
1 8 (88.89%) ReSharper
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
1 8 (88.89%) Dependency Injection
1 8 (88.89%) Inversion of Control
1 8 (88.89%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (88.89%) REST
2 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) NUnit
1 8 (88.89%) ReSharper
1 8 (88.89%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) YouTrack
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) SOAP
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
1 8 (88.89%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
1 8 (88.89%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
3 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft