Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 121 124
Rank change year-on-year +12 +3 -35
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.071% 0.80% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 2.08% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 22
Essex median annual salary £25,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +25.00% -11.66%
10th Percentile £23,500 £33,700 £33,750
90th Percentile £26,500 £58,500 £54,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.89% +12.22% -7.22%

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 544 817 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 38.72% 38.54% 34.35%
Number of salaries quoted 443 604 725
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +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
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 21 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
Basildon - 1 £25,000 -
LINQ
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Essex region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft