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

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 52 65 73
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 10 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.80% 1.50% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.93% 2.98% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 0
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
203 336 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 36.51% 50.37% 61.85%
Number of salaries quoted 195 317 244
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk 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 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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Suffolk

LINQ
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - 8 £43,750 -
Ipswich +10 2 £38,750 -3.12%
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (90.00%) MVC
3 14 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (55.00%) CSS
5 11 (55.00%) jQuery
5 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
5 11 (55.00%) Entity Framework
6 10 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 10 (50.00%) HTML
7 9 (45.00%) VB.NET
7 9 (45.00%) MCP
7 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (45.00%) Degree
7 9 (45.00%) WCF
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (40.00%) WPF
8 8 (40.00%) Silverlight
8 8 (40.00%) MVVM
8 8 (40.00%) BDD
8 8 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (40.00%) Web Development
8 8 (40.00%) TDD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) NUnit
3 1 (5.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Graduate
5 4 (20.00%) Graduate C# Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
8 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (55.00%) CSS
2 11 (55.00%) Entity Framework
2 11 (55.00%) jQuery
3 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (45.00%) WCF
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (40.00%) Silverlight
5 8 (40.00%) WPF
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (5.00%) JSON
6 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.00%) NHibernate
6 1 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) SOAP
6 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) BDD
2 8 (40.00%) CRM
2 8 (40.00%) MVVM
2 8 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 8 (40.00%) TDD
2 8 (40.00%) Web Development
2 8 (40.00%) Workflow
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (20.00%) Line Management
4 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (5.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
3 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (45.00%) VB.NET
6 8 (40.00%) XAML
7 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
1 9 (45.00%) MCP
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft