The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Hertfordshire / St Albans
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 31 54
Rank change year-on-year -8 +23  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 2.10% 7.63% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.26% 11.11% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 3
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +38.46%  
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 St Albans with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 92 81 138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 64.34% 68.64% 66.99%
Number of salaries quoted 87 81 127
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Albans 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 St Albans

LINQ
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for LINQ in St Albans

For the 6 months to 23 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 St Albans region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) CMS
2 6 (75.00%) EPiServer
2 6 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (75.00%) Sitecore
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Oculus Rift
3 2 (25.00%) Samsung
3 2 (25.00%) HoloLens
3 2 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (25.00%) Game Development
3 2 (25.00%) Kinect
3 2 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (25.00%) Games
3 2 (25.00%) Maya
3 2 (25.00%) 3ds Max
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 6 (75.00%) CMS
1 6 (75.00%) EPiServer
1 6 (75.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) 3ds Max
1 2 (25.00%) Maya
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Architect
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
1 6 (75.00%) C# Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (25.00%) HoloLens
2 2 (25.00%) Kinect
2 2 (25.00%) Oculus Rift
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (25.00%) Samsung
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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