The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank - - 90
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - - 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% -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 Essex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 328 415 397
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.96% 38.50% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 261 336 320
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for LINQ to SQL in Essex

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 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 Essex region with a requirement for LINQ to SQL.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VXML
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) VXML
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco