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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 130 135 124
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 84 74 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.81% 1.57% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.78% 3.89% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 82 73 104
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £64,000 £57,500
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
1756 1904 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 37.77% 40.44% 40.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1485 1702 1860
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,000
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 October 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 October 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
Guildford +1 27 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Redhill - 10 £45,000 - 1
Leatherhead -8 9 £45,000 -25.00%
Woking - 5 £41,500 -
Farnham - 4 £35,000 -
Epsom - 2 £50,000 -
Weybridge - 2 £47,500 -
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 171 (100.00%) .NET
2 166 (97.08%) C#
3 157 (91.81%) ASP.NET
4 148 (86.55%) JavaScript
5 143 (83.63%) SQL Server
6 140 (81.87%) jQuery
7 138 (80.70%) .NET Framework
8 133 (77.78%) SQL
8 133 (77.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 132 (77.19%) CSS
10 130 (76.02%) HTML
11 101 (59.06%) Ajax
12 91 (53.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 84 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
14 64 (37.43%) Web Services
15 63 (36.84%) Windows
16 58 (33.92%) MVC
16 58 (33.92%) Scrum
17 55 (32.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 53 (30.99%) WCF
18 53 (30.99%) Visual Studio
19 51 (29.82%) SQL Server 2012
20 48 (28.07%) TDD
21 46 (26.90%) XML
22 45 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
23 44 (25.73%) Finance
24 40 (23.39%) Microsoft
25 39 (22.81%) VB.NET
26 35 (20.47%) Mobile App
27 33 (19.30%) PhoneGap

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 27 (15.79%) Apache
2 24 (14.04%) IIS
3 22 (12.87%) WordPress
3 22 (12.87%) NServiceBus
4 5 (2.92%) JBoss
4 5 (2.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (12.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (83.63%) SQL Server
2 51 (29.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 45 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (18.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (12.87%) NoSQL
5 22 (12.87%) Azure SQL Database
5 22 (12.87%) RavenDB
6 9 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.92%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 53 (30.99%) Visual Studio
2 29 (16.96%) Subversion
3 27 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (13.45%) TeamCity
4 23 (13.45%) Git (software)
5 22 (12.87%) ReSharper
5 22 (12.87%) Jasmine
5 22 (12.87%) NCrunch
6 15 (8.77%) Moq
7 12 (7.02%) Mockito
8 9 (5.26%) NUnit
9 7 (4.09%) Redmine
10 5 (2.92%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (2.92%) Maven
11 4 (2.34%) MSTest
General
1 44 (25.73%) Finance
2 10 (5.85%) Banking
3 7 (4.09%) Retail
4 6 (3.51%) Back Office
5 5 (2.92%) Marketing
6 2 (1.17%) Publishing
6 2 (1.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 150 (87.72%) Developer
2 99 (57.89%) .NET Developer
3 97 (56.73%) C# Developer
4 82 (47.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (33.92%) Software Developer
6 26 (15.20%) Senior Developer
7 25 (14.62%) C# Software Developer
8 18 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
9 15 (8.77%) .NET Software Developer
10 13 (7.60%) Senior C# Developer
11 10 (5.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (5.85%) Senior Software Developer
12 9 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (5.26%) Junior
12 9 (5.26%) Junior C# Developer
12 9 (5.26%) Junior Developer
13 8 (4.68%) Junior Software Developer
14 6 (3.51%) Agile .NET Developer
14 6 (3.51%) Software Engineer
15 5 (2.92%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (100.00%) .NET
2 157 (91.81%) ASP.NET
3 140 (81.87%) jQuery
4 138 (80.70%) .NET Framework
5 133 (77.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 132 (77.19%) CSS
7 130 (76.02%) HTML
8 101 (59.06%) Ajax
9 91 (53.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 64 (37.43%) Web Services
11 55 (32.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 53 (30.99%) WCF
13 46 (26.90%) XML
14 33 (19.30%) PhoneGap
15 30 (17.54%) XHTML
16 28 (16.37%) LINQ to SQL
17 26 (15.20%) SOAP
18 25 (14.62%) NHibernate
19 23 (13.45%) KnockoutJS
19 23 (13.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.47%) Mobile App
2 22 (12.87%) User Experience
3 18 (10.53%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.34%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.75%) W3C
5 3 (1.75%) Animation
6 2 (1.17%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.58%) Equities
7 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.58%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 63 (36.84%) Windows
2 22 (12.87%) Android
2 22 (12.87%) Apple iOS
2 22 (12.87%) Windows Phone
3 5 (2.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (33.92%) MVC
2 58 (33.92%) Scrum
3 48 (28.07%) TDD
4 28 (16.37%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (15.20%) Mobile Application Development
6 25 (14.62%) OO
7 24 (14.04%) Unit Testing
8 23 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (13.45%) Domain-Driven Design
9 22 (12.87%) Infrastructure Management
9 22 (12.87%) Android Development
9 22 (12.87%) iOS Development
9 22 (12.87%) SOA
9 22 (12.87%) Pair Programming
10 20 (11.70%) E-Commerce
11 18 (10.53%) Automated Testing
12 16 (9.36%) Web Development
13 15 (8.77%) Software Engineering
14 14 (8.19%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 166 (97.08%) C#
2 148 (86.55%) JavaScript
3 133 (77.78%) SQL
4 39 (22.81%) VB.NET
5 27 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.51%) MATLAB
7 5 (2.92%) PHP
7 5 (2.92%) Java
8 2 (1.17%) COBOL
9 1 (0.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) MCP
2 1 (0.58%) MCAD
2 1 (0.58%) MCSD
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.58%) MCTS
System Software
1 6 (3.51%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 40 (23.39%) Microsoft
2 26 (15.20%) Red Gate
3 22 (12.87%) Xamarin
3 22 (12.87%) Google
4 6 (3.51%) MathWorks
4 6 (3.51%) Oracle
5 4 (2.34%) Telerik
6 2 (1.17%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.58%) Dell
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