The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ to SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 65 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.23% 0.16% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.88% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +15.38%
LINQ to SQL
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
232 257 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 31.69% 41.65% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 187 193 156
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

LINQ to SQL Salary Trend in Swindon

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (100.00%) LINQ
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) OOD
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
4 6 (66.67%) SOAP
4 6 (66.67%) TDD
4 6 (66.67%) BDD
4 6 (66.67%) WCF
4 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) MSMQ
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Degree

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (100.00%) LINQ
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) SOAP
3 6 (66.67%) WCF
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) MSMQ
5 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) OOD
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
4 6 (66.67%) TDD
4 6 (66.67%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft