Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 112 114
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2 -6
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.10% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.76% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 5
Somerset median annual salary - £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +45.45% -21.43%
South West median annual salary £41,058 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.65% +14.29% -9.09%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 495 657 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 50.36% 51.21% 49.69%
Number of salaries quoted 345 561 560
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +3.07% +8.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,175
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £58,850
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% +6.49%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Somerset

LINQ
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Somerset

LINQ
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 December 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
Yeovil - 1 - -
LINQ
South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 Somerset region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft