The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 153 135 142
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 55 68 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.20% 1.49% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 3.61% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 54 65 85
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1651 1886 2276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 36.10% 41.40% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1623 2114
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

LINQ
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Surrey

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Surrey

LINQ
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(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
Redhill - 12 £45,000 -
Guildford -23 10 £48,750 +50.00%
Leatherhead -11 5 £55,000 -8.33%
Epsom - 2 £47,500 -
Camberley - 1 £77,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 -
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 152 (100.00%) .NET
2 146 (96.05%) C#
3 142 (93.42%) ASP.NET
4 128 (84.21%) JavaScript
5 124 (81.58%) SQL Server
5 124 (81.58%) CSS
6 123 (80.92%) SQL
6 123 (80.92%) jQuery
7 122 (80.26%) HTML
8 120 (78.95%) .NET Framework
9 112 (73.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 94 (61.84%) Ajax
11 84 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
12 77 (50.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 59 (38.82%) Visual Studio
13 59 (38.82%) Windows
14 55 (36.18%) Web Services
14 55 (36.18%) Scrum
15 51 (33.55%) SQL Server 2008
16 48 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
17 46 (30.26%) MVC
18 41 (26.97%) XML
19 40 (26.32%) VB.NET
19 40 (26.32%) WCF
20 39 (25.66%) Microsoft
20 39 (25.66%) TDD
21 38 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 35 (23.03%) Finance
23 31 (20.39%) T-SQL
23 31 (20.39%) SQL Server 2005

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 23 (15.13%) Apache
2 18 (11.84%) IIS
3 17 (11.18%) WordPress
3 17 (11.18%) NServiceBus
4 6 (3.95%) JBoss
4 6 (3.95%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.66%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (11.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (81.58%) SQL Server
2 51 (33.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (20.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (11.84%) NoSQL
6 17 (11.18%) Azure SQL Database
6 17 (11.18%) RavenDB
7 10 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (4.61%) Oracle Database
9 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 59 (38.82%) Visual Studio
2 21 (13.82%) Subversion
3 19 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 19 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (11.84%) ReSharper
4 18 (11.84%) TeamCity
5 17 (11.18%) Jasmine
5 17 (11.18%) NCrunch
6 11 (7.24%) Moq
7 9 (5.92%) NUnit
8 8 (5.26%) Mockito
9 6 (3.95%) Maven
10 4 (2.63%) MSTest
11 3 (1.97%) Rhino Mocks
12 1 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 35 (23.03%) Finance
2 8 (5.26%) Banking
3 7 (4.61%) Retail
4 6 (3.95%) Marketing
5 2 (1.32%) Publishing
5 2 (1.32%) Back Office
6 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 143 (94.08%) Developer
2 88 (57.89%) .NET Developer
3 82 (53.95%) C# Developer
4 70 (46.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 60 (39.47%) Software Developer
6 22 (14.47%) C# Software Developer
7 18 (11.84%) Senior Developer
8 16 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (8.55%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (7.89%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (5.92%) Junior C# Developer
11 9 (5.92%) Junior
11 9 (5.92%) Junior Developer
12 8 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
12 8 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
13 7 (4.61%) Graduate
14 6 (3.95%) Graduate Developer
14 6 (3.95%) Graduate Software Developer
14 6 (3.95%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (100.00%) .NET
2 142 (93.42%) ASP.NET
3 124 (81.58%) CSS
4 123 (80.92%) jQuery
5 122 (80.26%) HTML
6 120 (78.95%) .NET Framework
7 112 (73.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 94 (61.84%) Ajax
9 77 (50.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 55 (36.18%) Web Services
11 41 (26.97%) XML
12 40 (26.32%) WCF
13 38 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 28 (18.42%) XHTML
15 26 (17.11%) SOAP
16 23 (15.13%) XSLT
17 21 (13.82%) PhoneGap
18 20 (13.16%) XSD
19 19 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
20 18 (11.84%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.47%) Mobile App
2 17 (11.18%) User Experience
3 14 (9.21%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.97%) W3C
5 3 (1.97%) Animation
6 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.66%) Online Games
6 1 (0.66%) Open Source
6 1 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 59 (38.82%) Windows
2 18 (11.84%) Android
2 18 (11.84%) Apple iOS
3 17 (11.18%) Windows Phone
4 6 (3.95%) Linux
5 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (36.18%) Scrum
3 46 (30.26%) MVC
4 39 (25.66%) TDD
5 24 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
6 23 (15.13%) OO
7 22 (14.47%) Mobile Application Development
8 19 (12.50%) Web Development
8 19 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 19 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (11.84%) Domain-Driven Design
9 18 (11.84%) Android Development
9 18 (11.84%) iOS Development
10 17 (11.18%) Infrastructure Management
10 17 (11.18%) SOA
10 17 (11.18%) Pair Programming
11 14 (9.21%) Automated Testing
12 11 (7.24%) Mentoring
13 10 (6.58%) OOD
13 10 (6.58%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 146 (96.05%) C#
2 128 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 123 (80.92%) SQL
4 40 (26.32%) VB.NET
5 31 (20.39%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.95%) MATLAB
6 6 (3.95%) PHP
6 6 (3.95%) Java
7 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.66%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.58%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (3.95%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 39 (25.66%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.82%) Red Gate
3 17 (11.18%) Xamarin
3 17 (11.18%) Google
4 7 (4.61%) Oracle
5 6 (3.95%) MathWorks
6 4 (2.63%) Telerik
7 2 (1.32%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.66%) Dell