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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 836 860 766
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -94
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 67 80 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.066% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 40 76 111
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,204 £29,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%

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
41588 48588 45441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.53% 40.23% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35399 40815 39560
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 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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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
England +6 52 £41,500 -7.77% 10
London +26 32 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Scotland +30 15 - -
Glasgow +23 14 - -
East of England +18 8 £50,000 -
City of London +30 6 £37,449 -25.10% 1
East Midlands +14 4 £52,500 +61.53%
Essex - 4 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £37,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £55,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £37,500 -
Edinburgh +13 2 - -
South East -23 2 £35,000 -22.22% 2
South West - 2 £55,000 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £35,000 -
North East - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £55,000 - 2
Yorkshire +8 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Bedfordshire +6 1 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £32,500 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 120 (98.36%) SQL
2 116 (95.08%) .NET
3 115 (94.26%) LINQ
4 114 (93.44%) C#
5 97 (79.51%) .NET Framework
6 95 (77.87%) HTML
7 94 (77.05%) JavaScript
8 93 (76.23%) Entity Framework
9 87 (71.31%) SQL Server
9 87 (71.31%) ASP.NET
10 83 (68.03%) CSS
10 83 (68.03%) MVC
11 81 (66.39%) jQuery
12 67 (54.92%) HTML5
13 56 (45.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 54 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
15 53 (43.44%) Web Services
16 51 (41.80%) ASP.NET MVC
17 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
18 40 (32.79%) WCF
19 39 (31.97%) NHibernate
20 38 (31.15%) ASP.NET Web API
21 37 (30.33%) Ajax
22 36 (29.51%) XML
22 36 (29.51%) TDD
22 36 (29.51%) SQL Server 2008
23 33 (27.05%) SOAP
23 33 (27.05%) Visual Studio
24 29 (23.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 29 (23.77%) CSS3

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (13.93%) CMS
2 8 (6.56%) Node.js
3 7 (5.74%) Umbraco
3 7 (5.74%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.92%) IIS
5 5 (4.10%) Sitefinity
6 3 (2.46%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.46%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.64%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.46%) SaaS
2 3 (2.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) SMS
2 2 (1.64%) HTTP
3 1 (0.82%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (71.31%) SQL Server
2 36 (29.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (23.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (15.57%) MongoDB
5 10 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (7.38%) Hadoop
6 9 (7.38%) Big Data
7 8 (6.56%) Azure SQL Database
8 7 (5.74%) MySQL
9 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.28%) OLTP
10 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (27.05%) Visual Studio
2 22 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (15.57%) TeamCity
4 18 (14.75%) MSBuild
5 17 (13.93%) Git (software)
6 16 (13.11%) Subversion
6 16 (13.11%) GitLab
7 10 (8.20%) SpecFlow
7 10 (8.20%) NUnit
7 10 (8.20%) Selenium
7 10 (8.20%) WatiN
7 10 (8.20%) Cucumber
8 8 (6.56%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (4.10%) Jasmine
9 5 (4.10%) Grunt
9 5 (4.10%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (3.28%) Hudson
11 3 (2.46%) NCover
11 3 (2.46%) MSTest
11 3 (2.46%) ReSharper
General
1 10 (8.20%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Games
2 7 (5.74%) Local Government
3 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.28%) Banking
4 2 (1.64%) Retail
4 2 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 102 (83.61%) Developer
2 61 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 37 (30.33%) Senior Developer
4 35 (28.69%) C# Developer
5 29 (23.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (17.21%) Senior .NET Developer
7 15 (12.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (10.66%) Software Developer
8 13 (10.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (9.02%) .NET Consultant
9 11 (9.02%) Consultant
10 9 (7.38%) Programmer
11 8 (6.56%) Analyst
11 8 (6.56%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (6.56%) Senior C# Developer
12 7 (5.74%) Analyst Programmer
13 5 (4.10%) Developer Analyst
13 5 (4.10%) Senior Programmer
13 5 (4.10%) Technical Director
14 4 (3.28%) Senior ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (95.08%) .NET
2 115 (94.26%) LINQ
3 97 (79.51%) .NET Framework
4 95 (77.87%) HTML
5 93 (76.23%) Entity Framework
6 87 (71.31%) ASP.NET
7 83 (68.03%) CSS
8 81 (66.39%) jQuery
9 67 (54.92%) HTML5
10 56 (45.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 53 (43.44%) Web Services
12 51 (41.80%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (32.79%) WCF
14 39 (31.97%) NHibernate
15 38 (31.15%) ASP.NET Web API
16 37 (30.33%) Ajax
17 36 (29.51%) XML
18 33 (27.05%) SOAP
19 29 (23.77%) CSS3
20 24 (19.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.74%) User Experience
3 6 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.10%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.28%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.46%) W3C
6 3 (2.46%) E-Learning
7 2 (1.64%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.64%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.64%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.82%) Social Media
8 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.82%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.75%) Windows
2 11 (9.02%) Windows Phone 7
2 11 (9.02%) Windows 8
2 11 (9.02%) Windows Phone 8
2 11 (9.02%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (68.03%) MVC
2 54 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (29.51%) TDD
4 26 (21.31%) Automated Testing
5 22 (18.03%) Workflow
6 19 (15.57%) E-Commerce
7 17 (13.93%) Dependency Injection
8 16 (13.11%) Unit Testing
9 15 (12.30%) Waterfall
9 15 (12.30%) Mobile Development
10 14 (11.48%) MVVM
10 14 (11.48%) ETL
10 14 (11.48%) OO
11 13 (10.66%) Scrum
12 12 (9.84%) Multithreading
12 12 (9.84%) SEO
12 12 (9.84%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (9.02%) Release Management
14 10 (8.20%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 120 (98.36%) SQL
2 114 (93.44%) C#
3 94 (77.05%) JavaScript
4 25 (20.49%) T-SQL
5 19 (15.57%) Java
6 11 (9.02%) XAML
7 9 (7.38%) PowerShell
7 9 (7.38%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.10%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.10%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.28%) VB
10 2 (1.64%) C
11 1 (0.82%) VB6
11 1 (0.82%) XPath
11 1 (0.82%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (5.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.21%) Oracle
3 10 (8.20%) Informatica
3 10 (8.20%) TIBCO
4 7 (5.74%) Facebook
5 6 (4.92%) Twitter
6 3 (2.46%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.64%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.64%) SAP
8 1 (0.82%) Cisco
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