The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for LINQ to SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LINQ to SQL (L2S)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 170 185
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.061% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.17% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LINQ to SQL 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1067 1150 1408
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 39.84% 34.94% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 925 985 1205
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ to SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL in the East Midlands

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for LINQ to SQL in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for LINQ to SQL.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Telerik
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework

LINQ to SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Telerik