Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for LINQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 305 256 207
Rank change year-on-year -49 -49 +3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 53 116 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.44% 0.88% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.10% 2.24% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 52 101 194
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -7.22%
10th Percentile £27,625 £31,250 £33,225
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £58,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

LINQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4799 5169 5552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.19% 39.04% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 4434 4874
East of England median annual salary £46,951 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing LINQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in the East of England

LINQ
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for LINQ in the East of England

LINQ
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in the East of England

LINQ
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -6 19 £57,500 +27.78% 1
Cambridgeshire -46 19 £45,000 -22.41% 1
Suffolk +4 8 £43,250 +23.57%
Bedfordshire +30 6 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Essex +6 1 £25,000 -50.00%
LINQ
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (92.45%) .NET
3 43 (81.13%) ASP.NET
4 41 (77.36%) CSS
4 41 (77.36%) HTML
5 37 (69.81%) MVC
6 34 (64.15%) JavaScript
7 33 (62.26%) Microsoft
8 29 (54.72%) SQL Server
8 29 (54.72%) .NET Framework
8 29 (54.72%) jQuery
9 27 (50.94%) SQL
10 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (45.28%) WCF
11 24 (45.28%) Entity Framework
12 23 (43.40%) REST
13 22 (41.51%) Web Services
14 20 (37.74%) OOP
14 20 (37.74%) OO
15 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET Web API
16 15 (28.30%) TDD
16 15 (28.30%) XML
17 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
18 11 (20.75%) Relational Database
18 11 (20.75%) AngularJS
19 9 (16.98%) Dependency Injection
19 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
19 9 (16.98%) Scrum
19 9 (16.98%) ADO.NET

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (13.21%) IIS
2 5 (9.43%) CMS
3 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.89%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.89%) Kentico
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) SaaS
2 3 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) IMAP
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) SMS
2 1 (1.89%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (54.72%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.75%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.89%) MySQL
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.32%) JIRA
4 5 (9.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (9.43%) FxCop
4 5 (9.43%) Moq
4 5 (9.43%) NUnit
4 5 (9.43%) ReSharper
4 5 (9.43%) StyleCop
5 3 (5.66%) Grunt
6 1 (1.89%) Selenium
6 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (75.47%) Developer
2 29 (54.72%) C# Developer
3 17 (32.08%) .NET Developer
4 14 (26.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (22.64%) Senior Developer
6 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (18.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (16.98%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (16.98%) Software Developer
9 8 (15.09%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (13.21%) Junior
10 7 (13.21%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (13.21%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 7 (13.21%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (11.32%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (11.32%) Junior Developer
12 4 (7.55%) C# Software Engineer
12 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
12 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
12 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (92.45%) .NET
2 43 (81.13%) ASP.NET
3 41 (77.36%) CSS
3 41 (77.36%) HTML
4 29 (54.72%) .NET Framework
4 29 (54.72%) jQuery
5 24 (45.28%) Entity Framework
5 24 (45.28%) WCF
6 23 (43.40%) REST
7 22 (41.51%) Web Services
8 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (28.30%) XML
10 11 (20.75%) AngularJS
11 9 (16.98%) ADO.NET
12 8 (15.09%) HTML5
13 7 (13.21%) CSS3
13 7 (13.21%) NHibernate
13 7 (13.21%) WPF
13 7 (13.21%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (9.43%) Fintech
2 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.66%) e-Learning
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) MVC
2 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.74%) OO
3 20 (37.74%) OOP
4 15 (28.30%) TDD
5 9 (16.98%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (16.98%) Scrum
6 7 (13.21%) Disruptive Innovation
6 7 (13.21%) SDLC
6 7 (13.21%) Web Development
7 6 (11.32%) Code Coverage
7 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.43%) API Development
8 5 (9.43%) BDD
8 5 (9.43%) Mathematics
8 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.43%) Multithreading
8 5 (9.43%) Refactoring
8 5 (9.43%) SOLID
9 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (64.15%) JavaScript
3 27 (50.94%) SQL
4 5 (9.43%) VBScript
5 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) C
7 1 (1.89%) VB
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.66%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.89%) WMI
Vendors
1 33 (62.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore