The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ to SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
- +31.38%
LINQ to SQL
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
445 445 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.18% 36.60% 45.77%
Number of salaries quoted 374 398 530
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in Wales

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

LINQ to SQL Salary Trend in Wales

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) LINQ
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) OLTP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) OLTP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) ETL Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Developer Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Programmer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior ETL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) LINQ
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ETL
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft