The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ to SQL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 835 883 911
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +28
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 41 72 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.068% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 37 64 68
Median salary £47,500 £38,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £36,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -10.97%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35201 40568 42032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.27% 38.20% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30399 34769 36145
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing LINQ to SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend

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

LINQ to SQL Salary Trend in the UK

LINQ to SQL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 within the UK.

LINQ to SQL Salary Histogram in the UK

LINQ to SQL
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
England +40 41 £47,500 +23.37% 6
London +65 16 £52,500 +10.52%
West Midlands - 13 £42,500 - 1
City of London +30 7 £52,500 -4.54%
North West -38 7 £52,500 +36.36% 2
Herefordshire - 7 £47,500 - 1
Ross-on-Wye - 6 £47,500 - 1
Manchester -30 5 £52,500 +36.36% 1
Staffordshire - 4 £36,250 -
South East +56 3 £35,000 -4.10% 2
Tamworth - 3 £35,000 -
Chorley - 2 £37,500 -
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire - 2 - -
Berkshire +40 1 £35,000 -4.10%
Slough +24 1 £35,000 -4.10%
East of England +16 1 - -
East Midlands -2 1 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Leicestershire -8 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Leicester -13 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Brentwood - 1 - -
Hereford - 1 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £22,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £26,000 -
Essex - 1 - -

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for LINQ to SQL.

1 60 (98.36%) C#
1 60 (98.36%) .NET
2 54 (88.52%) SQL Server
2 54 (88.52%) SQL
3 53 (86.89%) LINQ
4 50 (81.97%) MVC
5 45 (73.77%) ASP.NET
6 44 (72.13%) Entity Framework
7 42 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (67.21%) .NET Framework
9 40 (65.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (63.93%) CSS
11 36 (59.02%) HTML
11 36 (59.02%) Team Foundation Server
12 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
13 32 (52.46%) jQuery
14 24 (39.34%) WCF
14 24 (39.34%) Visual Studio
15 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
16 22 (36.07%) T-SQL
17 21 (34.43%) Windows
17 21 (34.43%) TDD
18 20 (32.79%) Scrum
19 18 (29.51%) Web Development
20 17 (27.87%) Ajax
20 17 (27.87%) IIS
21 16 (26.23%) SQL Server 2008
22 15 (24.59%) Unit Testing
23 14 (22.95%) Marketing
23 14 (22.95%) MS Excel

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills 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 17 (27.87%) IIS
2 9 (14.75%) CMS
3 2 (3.28%) Apache
3 2 (3.28%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.28%) WordPress
4 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) InDesign
2 4 (6.56%) MicroStation
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.64%) Firewall
1 1 (1.64%) FTP
1 1 (1.64%) VPN
1 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (88.52%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.20%) Redis
4 4 (6.56%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (6.56%) MySQL
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 36 (59.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (39.34%) Visual Studio
3 9 (14.75%) NUnit
4 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
5 5 (8.20%) Moq
5 5 (8.20%) Subversion
6 4 (6.56%) Mercurial
6 4 (6.56%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.92%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 14 (22.95%) Marketing
2 7 (11.48%) Finance
3 5 (8.20%) Electronics
3 5 (8.20%) Games
3 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (88.52%) Developer
2 32 (52.46%) C# Developer
3 31 (50.82%) .NET Developer
4 24 (39.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (34.43%) Senior Developer
6 14 (22.95%) Senior .NET Developer
7 12 (19.67%) Senior C# Developer
8 11 (18.03%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 10 (16.39%) Software Developer
10 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (14.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (14.75%) Web Developer
11 6 (9.84%) .NET Web Developer
11 6 (9.84%) Agile .NET Developer
11 6 (9.84%) Agile C# Developer
11 6 (9.84%) Agile Developer
11 6 (9.84%) C# Web Developer
11 6 (9.84%) Senior SQL Developer
11 6 (9.84%) Senior Web Developer
11 6 (9.84%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (98.36%) .NET
2 53 (86.89%) LINQ
3 45 (73.77%) ASP.NET
4 44 (72.13%) Entity Framework
5 41 (67.21%) .NET Framework
6 40 (65.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (63.93%) CSS
8 36 (59.02%) HTML
9 32 (52.46%) jQuery
10 24 (39.34%) WCF
11 17 (27.87%) Ajax
12 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (21.31%) WPF
13 12 (19.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (19.67%) XML
14 11 (18.03%) Razor View Engine
15 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
16 9 (14.75%) HTML5
16 9 (14.75%) JSON
17 8 (13.11%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Online Games
2 4 (6.56%) iPad
2 4 (6.56%) iPhone
2 4 (6.56%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.92%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.64%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (34.43%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (81.97%) MVC
2 42 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (34.43%) TDD
4 20 (32.79%) Scrum
5 18 (29.51%) Web Development
6 15 (24.59%) Unit Testing
7 12 (19.67%) E-Commerce
7 12 (19.67%) OO
8 8 (13.11%) DevOps
8 8 (13.11%) Global Marketing
8 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
9 7 (11.48%) Mobile Development
9 7 (11.48%) SOA
9 7 (11.48%) Time Management
9 7 (11.48%) Workflow
10 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (9.84%) Performance Improvement
11 5 (8.20%) Low Latency
11 5 (8.20%) Multithreading
11 5 (8.20%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (98.36%) C#
2 54 (88.52%) SQL
3 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
4 22 (36.07%) T-SQL
5 7 (11.48%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.20%) VB
6 5 (8.20%) VB6
7 4 (6.56%) C++
7 4 (6.56%) XAML
8 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.28%) VBA
9 1 (1.64%) Java
9 1 (1.64%) Tcl
9 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
1 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) Firmware
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) Google
3 5 (8.20%) SAP
4 4 (6.56%) Adobe
5 3 (4.92%) Telerik
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix
6 1 (1.64%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.64%) Polycom
6 1 (1.64%) Twitter
6 1 (1.64%) VMware
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