The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 53 64
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 14 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 3.51% 1.80% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.33% 4.93% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 10
Median salary £43,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.96% -3.12%  
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 Suffolk with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 150 203 336
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 37.59% 36.51% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 135 195 317
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

LINQ
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Suffolk

LINQ
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bury St Edmunds +13 13 £43,000 -1.71% 1
Ipswich +5 1 £42,500 +9.67%
LINQ
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) MVC
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) MVVM
3 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (87.50%) .NET Framework
3 14 (87.50%) CSS
3 14 (87.50%) HTML
3 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
4 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
4 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
4 13 (81.25%) jQuery
4 13 (81.25%) Test Automation
4 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (81.25%) Entity Framework
4 13 (81.25%) Razor View Engine
4 13 (81.25%) KnockoutJS
4 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
4 13 (81.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (62.50%) SQL
6 8 (50.00%) Intranet
7 7 (43.75%) SOLID
7 7 (43.75%) NuGet
7 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (43.75%) DevOps
7 7 (43.75%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 7 (43.75%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (43.75%) Inversion of Control

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Kentico
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) NuGet
1 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Senior Developer
3 11 (68.75%) C# Developer
3 11 (68.75%) Senior Systems Developer
3 11 (68.75%) Systems Developer
4 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 8 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (43.75%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (37.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (37.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (37.50%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (37.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 6 (37.50%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
7 2 (12.50%) C# Application Developer
7 2 (12.50%) C# Web Applications Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 14 (87.50%) CSS
2 14 (87.50%) HTML
3 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
3 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (81.25%) Entity Framework
3 13 (81.25%) jQuery
3 13 (81.25%) KnockoutJS
3 13 (81.25%) Razor View Engine
3 13 (81.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (18.75%) WCF
4 3 (18.75%) WPF
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) MVC
1 15 (93.75%) MVVM
1 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (81.25%) Test Automation
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (43.75%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (43.75%) DevOps
4 7 (43.75%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 7 (43.75%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (43.75%) SOLID
4 7 (43.75%) Web Development
5 6 (37.50%) SDLC
5 6 (37.50%) SOA
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (12.50%) XAML
6 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft certification
Posted: 3 days ago