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

LINQ to SQL (L2S)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 165 172
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.034% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.085% 0.43% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -28.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.37% -20.00%  

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 1182 1155 1288
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 40.36% 36.33% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1011 1107
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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

LINQ to SQL
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Nottinghamshire +3 1 £35,000 -6.66%
LINQ to SQL
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET

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 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter