The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 55 49
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 2 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.42% 2.11% 4.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 4.10% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 29
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £41,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 231 268 319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 48.13% 51.44% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 1273 1302
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.25% +11.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,750 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing LINQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Dorset

LINQ
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Dorset

LINQ
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
Poole - 2 £40,000 - 1
LINQ
South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Dorset region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) Entity Framework
3 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) HTTP
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) AutoMapper
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) Entity Framework
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) AutoMapper
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
Poole, Dorset
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