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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South East / Surrey
Rank 158 175 171
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 30 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.26% 0.73% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 2.03% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 35
Median salary £52,500 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £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 Surrey with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 932 1479 1686
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 34.06% 35.75% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 756 1321 1460
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

LINQ
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Surrey

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in Surrey over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Surrey

LINQ
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 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
Guildford +17 1 £72,500 +26.08%
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 33 (82.50%) MVC
3 33 (82.50%) C#
4 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (75.00%) .NET Framework
6 28 (70.00%) SQL Server
7 21 (52.50%) TDD
8 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (50.00%) Subversion
9 19 (47.50%) SQL
10 18 (45.00%) Entity Framework
11 17 (42.50%) Web Services
11 17 (42.50%) WCF
11 17 (42.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (37.50%) VB.NET
13 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (30.00%) Line Management
14 12 (30.00%) XML
14 12 (30.00%) Scrum
15 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
15 11 (27.50%) CSS
15 11 (27.50%) IIS
15 11 (27.50%) HTML
15 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
15 11 (27.50%) NUnit
15 11 (27.50%) Ajax
15 11 (27.50%) NHibernate
15 11 (27.50%) Rhino Mocks
16 10 (25.00%) Dependency Injection

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 11 (27.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (42.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (50.00%) Subversion
2 11 (27.50%) NUnit
2 11 (27.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (5.00%) Protractor
5 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Developer
2 37 (92.50%) .NET Developer
3 21 (52.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 21 (52.50%) C# Developer
4 20 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 20 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 20 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 20 (50.00%) Senior Developer
5 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (27.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 10 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
7 10 (25.00%) Lead Developer
7 10 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (15.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
9 5 (12.50%) SQL Developer
9 5 (12.50%) WCF Developer
9 5 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (75.00%) .NET Framework
5 18 (45.00%) Entity Framework
6 17 (42.50%) WCF
6 17 (42.50%) Web Services
7 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (30.00%) XML
9 11 (27.50%) Ajax
9 11 (27.50%) CSS
9 11 (27.50%) HTML
9 11 (27.50%) NHibernate
10 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (25.00%) Ninject
10 10 (25.00%) REST
10 10 (25.00%) Task Parallel Library
11 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 9 (22.50%) Castle Windsor
11 9 (22.50%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (22.50%) Social Network
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) MVC
2 21 (52.50%) TDD
3 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.00%) Line Management
4 12 (30.00%) Scrum
5 10 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 10 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (25.00%) Personalization
6 9 (22.50%) OO
6 9 (22.50%) SDLC
6 9 (22.50%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.50%) 3D Animation
7 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.50%) IT Strategy
7 1 (2.50%) People Management
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) C#
2 19 (47.50%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.00%) PayPal
2 10 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.00%) Adobe