The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 133 137 141
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.32% 0.82% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 2.80% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 12
Median salary £60,000 £49,250 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.82% -5.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 826 749 882
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 38.08% 29.12% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 706 611 725
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Hertfordshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Hertfordshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
St Albans -8 5 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Watford -1 1 £82,500 +106.25% 1
Stevenage - 1 £45,000 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) MVC
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 8 (50.00%) HTML
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (43.75%) Entity Framework
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
7 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (31.25%) REST
8 5 (31.25%) HTML5
8 5 (31.25%) jQuery
8 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 5 (31.25%) SOAP
8 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET
8 5 (31.25%) Scrum
9 4 (25.00%) SOA
9 4 (25.00%) CSS
9 4 (25.00%) Web Services
9 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (25.00%) Open Source
9 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
9 4 (25.00%) CQRS
9 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (25.00%) TypeScript

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (18.75%) CMS
1 3 (18.75%) EPiServer
1 3 (18.75%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) NServiceBus
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) 3ds Max
1 2 (12.50%) Maya
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.25%) FxCop
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Moq
2 1 (6.25%) ReSharper
2 1 (6.25%) StyleCop
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) .NET Architect
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Technical Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (18.75%) C# Architect
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Messaging Architect
6 1 (6.25%) NoSQL Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) SOA Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
4 7 (43.75%) Entity Framework
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET
6 5 (31.25%) HTML5
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) REST
6 5 (31.25%) SOAP
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 2 (12.50%) MSMQ
9 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (12.50%) React
9 2 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 2 (12.50%) HoloLens
2 2 (12.50%) Kinect
2 2 (12.50%) Oculus Rift
3 1 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (6.25%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) CQRS
4 4 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (25.00%) Microservices
4 4 (25.00%) Open Source
4 4 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) Game Development
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) MVVM
6 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (6.25%) VB
7 1 (6.25%) VBScript
7 1 (6.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SEPA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Sitecore
3 2 (12.50%) Samsung
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
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