Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 114 102
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12 +1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.30% 0.38% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.77% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 5
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -21.43% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £23,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £45,600 £44,500 £41,550
South West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +4.90%

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 667 646 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 49.52% 48.57% 43.21%
Number of salaries quoted 566 562 486
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%

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 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
Frome - 2 £40,000 -
Glastonbury +1 1 £44,000 +2.33%
Bath -14 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Taunton - 1 £37,500 -
LINQ
South West

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 Somerset region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 2 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cadence