The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 54 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.93% - 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.25% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
LINQ
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
154 225 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.52% 41.36% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 114 171 196
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

LINQ
Salary Trend in Watford

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Watford

LINQ
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 3 (60.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (60.00%) Scribe Insight
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Back Office
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Scribe Insight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) CRM Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft