The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for LINQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South West / Devon
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 49 54
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon - 2.12% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.80% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Median salary - £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

LINQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 179 158 169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 48.38% 55.83% 46.56%
Number of salaries quoted 165 147 156
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £23,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon citing LINQ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Devon

LINQ
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Web Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET