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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 186 208
Rank change year-on-year -22 +22  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 54 78 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.87% 1.16% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% 3.02% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 51 69 90
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £47,750
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 the East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2555 2580 3179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 41.04% 38.27% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2141 2283 2748
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 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
Suffolk +8 14 £43,000 +10.96% 1
Bedfordshire +33 11 £52,500 +10.52%
Hertfordshire -17 8 £57,500 +27.77% 4
Cambridgeshire -40 8 £40,000 -23.80%
Norfolk -5 7 £42,500 - 1
Essex -8 6 £55,000 +4.76% 2
LINQ
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 103 (100.00%) C#
2 101 (98.06%) .NET
3 89 (86.41%) ASP.NET
4 79 (76.70%) MVC
5 73 (70.87%) SQL Server
6 66 (64.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 64 (62.14%) Microsoft
8 59 (57.28%) CSS
8 59 (57.28%) HTML
9 58 (56.31%) .NET Framework
10 52 (50.49%) JavaScript
11 49 (47.57%) TDD
12 44 (42.72%) WCF
13 39 (37.86%) SQL
14 37 (35.92%) jQuery
15 36 (34.95%) WPF
15 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
15 36 (34.95%) Entity Framework
16 33 (32.04%) Visual Studio
17 31 (30.10%) AngularJS
18 27 (26.21%) ASP.NET Web API
19 26 (25.24%) NUnit
20 25 (24.27%) Razor View Engine
21 24 (23.30%) WinForms
22 23 (22.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 22 (21.36%) Test Automation
24 21 (20.39%) HTML5
25 20 (19.42%) Dependency Injection
26 18 (17.48%) REST
27 17 (16.50%) Microsoft Azure

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 13 (12.62%) IIS
2 7 (6.80%) CMS
3 6 (5.83%) EPiServer
3 6 (5.83%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.91%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.94%) Drupal
6 2 (1.94%) WordPress
7 1 (0.97%) Kentico
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Office
1 9 (8.74%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.94%) 3ds Max
2 2 (1.94%) Maya
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.91%) Office 365
4 2 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) Intranet
2 6 (5.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (70.87%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (10.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (32.04%) Visual Studio
2 26 (25.24%) NUnit
3 16 (15.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (10.68%) Git (software)
5 9 (8.74%) MSTest
6 7 (6.80%) JIRA
6 7 (6.80%) NuGet
7 5 (4.85%) Subversion
8 3 (2.91%) Grunt
9 2 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.94%) FxCop
9 2 (1.94%) Moq
9 2 (1.94%) ReSharper
9 2 (1.94%) StyleCop
10 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (10.68%) Banking
2 4 (3.88%) Finance
3 2 (1.94%) Advertising
3 2 (1.94%) Games
4 1 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 81 (78.64%) Developer
2 57 (55.34%) C# Developer
3 41 (39.81%) .NET Developer
4 39 (37.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (19.42%) ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (19.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (18.45%) Senior Developer
7 17 (16.50%) Lead C# Developer
7 17 (16.50%) Lead Developer
8 15 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 13 (12.62%) Lead .NET Developer
10 12 (11.65%) Senior C# Developer
11 11 (10.68%) Senior .NET Developer
11 11 (10.68%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (10.68%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 11 (10.68%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (10.68%) Senior Systems Developer
11 11 (10.68%) SQL Developer
11 11 (10.68%) Systems Developer
12 10 (9.71%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (98.06%) .NET
2 89 (86.41%) ASP.NET
3 66 (64.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 59 (57.28%) CSS
4 59 (57.28%) HTML
5 58 (56.31%) .NET Framework
6 44 (42.72%) WCF
7 37 (35.92%) jQuery
8 36 (34.95%) Entity Framework
8 36 (34.95%) WPF
9 31 (30.10%) AngularJS
10 27 (26.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (24.27%) Razor View Engine
12 24 (23.30%) WinForms
13 23 (22.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (20.39%) HTML5
15 18 (17.48%) REST
16 15 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 15 (14.56%) XML
17 14 (13.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Mobile App
2 10 (9.71%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (9.71%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (2.91%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.91%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.94%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.94%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.94%) HoloLens
4 2 (1.94%) Kinect
4 2 (1.94%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (0.97%) Fintech
5 1 (0.97%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (76.70%) MVC
2 49 (47.57%) TDD
3 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (21.36%) Test Automation
5 20 (19.42%) Dependency Injection
6 17 (16.50%) Scrum
7 16 (15.53%) MVVM
7 16 (15.53%) SDLC
8 15 (14.56%) Web Development
9 11 (10.68%) OO
10 10 (9.71%) SOA
10 10 (9.71%) Software Engineering
11 9 (8.74%) SOLID
12 8 (7.77%) OOP
13 7 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (6.80%) DevOps
13 7 (6.80%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 7 (6.80%) Inversion of Control
13 7 (6.80%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (50.49%) JavaScript
3 39 (37.86%) SQL
4 15 (14.56%) T-SQL
5 12 (11.65%) XAML
6 8 (7.77%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.91%) VB
8 2 (1.94%) VB6
8 2 (1.94%) VBScript
9 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.71%) Degree
3 3 (2.91%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 64 (62.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.83%) Sitecore
3 5 (4.85%) PayPal
4 2 (1.94%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.94%) Samsung
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle
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