Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 122 139
Rank change year-on-year +13 +17 -35
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 6 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.42% 0.61% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 1.60% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 3
Essex median annual salary £41,250 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.16% -13.64% +37.50%
10th Percentile £35,500 £36,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £54,800 £57,500 £61,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -2.50% +17.65%

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 Essex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 506 750 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.11% 38.36% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 420 617 674
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,750 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing LINQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Essex

LINQ
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Essex

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in Essex over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Essex

LINQ
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Essex region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
Billericay - 2 £44,125 -
Thurrock - 1 £37,500 -
LINQ
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 4 (66.67%) FTP
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Data Management
3 4 (66.67%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (33.33%) WinForms
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (33.33%) PaaS
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) RedGate

LINQ
Co-occurring 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 (16.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) FTP
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
4 2 (33.33%) WinForms
4 2 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) SignalR
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Management
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) SOLID
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
1 4 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) RedGate