The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 158 140
Rank change year-on-year +14 -18  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 31 33 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.06% 0.96% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 2.17% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 55
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +9.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,600 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
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 Hampshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1301 1522 1383
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 44.57% 44.26% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1405 1223
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Hampshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Hampshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Southampton +22 15 £40,000 +23.07%
Portsmouth +1 12 £50,000 - 4
Winchester -12 3 £41,500 -2.35%
Havant - 1 £40,000 -
LINQ
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 44 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (93.18%) .NET
2 41 (93.18%) ASP.NET
3 30 (68.18%) SQL Server
4 27 (61.36%) MVC
4 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
5 26 (59.09%) jQuery
6 19 (43.18%) Entity Framework
6 19 (43.18%) CSS
7 18 (40.91%) SQL
7 18 (40.91%) HTML
8 17 (38.64%) Web Services
8 17 (38.64%) .NET Framework
9 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (31.82%) Ajax
10 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
11 13 (29.55%) Oracle
11 13 (29.55%) Finance
12 12 (27.27%) Web Application Development
13 11 (25.00%) Web Development
13 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (22.73%) Data Management
14 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
15 8 (18.18%) UML
15 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
15 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
15 8 (18.18%) WPF

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.09%) IIS
3 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Sage 200
1 3 (6.82%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) DNS
1 3 (6.82%) IMAP
1 3 (6.82%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.82%) GIS
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.09%) NUnit
3 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Moq
4 1 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Automotive
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (68.18%) .NET Developer
3 29 (65.91%) C# Developer
4 19 (43.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 19 (43.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (43.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (36.36%) Software Developer
6 13 (29.55%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (15.91%) VB.NET Developer
9 6 (13.64%) .NET Web Developer
9 6 (13.64%) Web Developer
10 3 (6.82%) .NET Web Applications Developer
10 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
10 3 (6.82%) C# Application Developer
10 3 (6.82%) C# Web Applications Developer
10 3 (6.82%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (6.82%) Scientific Software Developer
10 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (6.82%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (93.18%) .NET
1 41 (93.18%) ASP.NET
2 26 (59.09%) jQuery
3 19 (43.18%) CSS
3 19 (43.18%) Entity Framework
4 18 (40.91%) HTML
5 17 (38.64%) .NET Framework
5 17 (38.64%) Web Services
6 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (31.82%) Ajax
7 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (18.18%) WPF
9 7 (15.91%) WCF
10 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (13.64%) XML
11 5 (11.36%) LINQ to SQL
12 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
12 4 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (6.82%) React
14 2 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.27%) Social Media
1 1 (2.27%) SWIFT
1 1 (2.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) MVC
2 12 (27.27%) Web Application Development
3 11 (25.00%) Web Development
4 10 (22.73%) Data Management
5 8 (18.18%) Mobile Development
5 8 (18.18%) UML
5 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.09%) API Development
8 3 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (6.82%) DevOps
8 3 (6.82%) Presales
8 3 (6.82%) TDD
9 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.55%) Scrum
9 2 (4.55%) SDLC
10 1 (2.27%) BDD
10 1 (2.27%) Cross-Browser Development
10 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.27%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
3 18 (40.91%) SQL
4 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.82%) C++
5 3 (6.82%) F#
5 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SEPA
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
1 13 (29.55%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) Xamarin
3 3 (6.82%) Sage
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