The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Folkestone 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Kent / Folkestone
Rank 14 - 12
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Folkestone 6.38% - 3.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.00% - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £28,001 - £42,392
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

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 Folkestone with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Folkestone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 20 19 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Folkestone 42.55% 65.52% 57.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 19
Median salary £30,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,001 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,392 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Folkestone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Folkestone 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 Folkestone

LINQ
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Folkestone

LINQ
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Folkestone region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Thunderhead
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) System Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) Moq
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Moq
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Junior
1 3 (100.00%) Junior Applications Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) System Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Thunderhead
Folkestone, Kent
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Salary: Competitive plus excellent staff benefits
Posted: 22 days ago