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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South West / Dorset
Rank 44 60 52
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 22 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.13% 3.09% 5.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.32% 6.21% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 46
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
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 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 185 354 461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 49.33% 49.79% 59.18%
Number of salaries quoted 164 266 428
Median salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 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 23 March 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 -6 8 £40,000 +6.66% 1
LINQ
South West

LINQ
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 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 Dorset region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) HTTP
3 6 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) AutoMapper
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (20.00%) IIS
5 2 (20.00%) Windows

LINQ
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation 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%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (60.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) AutoMapper
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
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