Period
to 19 January 2018

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

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 126 165
Rank change year-on-year +36 +39 -32
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 50 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.50% 0.73% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.54% 1.86% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 46 4 8
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +73.08%
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 902 862 1,318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 45.03% 39.32% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 781 770 1,196
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +8.64%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in West Sussex

LINQ
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for LINQ in West Sussex

LINQ
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for LINQ in West Sussex

LINQ
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Horsham -1 23 £42,500 -5.56%
Chichester -4 19 £50,000 - 1
Crawley - 8 £40,000 -
LINQ
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 46 (92.00%) .NET
3 45 (90.00%) CSS
3 45 (90.00%) MVC
4 42 (84.00%) ASP.NET
4 42 (84.00%) JavaScript
5 41 (82.00%) HTML
5 41 (82.00%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (82.00%) .NET Framework
5 41 (82.00%) jQuery
5 41 (82.00%) Entity Framework
6 40 (80.00%) WCF
7 38 (76.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (76.00%) TDD
8 37 (74.00%) NUnit
9 36 (72.00%) Web Services
10 28 (56.00%) SQL
11 26 (52.00%) WPF
11 26 (52.00%) AngularJS
12 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
13 23 (46.00%) Visual Studio
13 23 (46.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (38.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (38.00%) BDD
14 19 (38.00%) Scrum
15 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
15 18 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (36.00%) StyleCop
15 18 (36.00%) HTML5
15 18 (36.00%) Ajax

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (4.00%) GeoServer
2 1 (2.00%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (38.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (4.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 37 (74.00%) NUnit
2 23 (46.00%) Visual Studio
3 18 (36.00%) StyleCop
4 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) NuGet
5 1 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (86.00%) Developer
2 38 (76.00%) .NET Developer
3 23 (46.00%) C# Developer
4 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 19 (38.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (38.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 19 (38.00%) Software Developer
5 18 (36.00%) C# Software Developer
5 18 (36.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 18 (36.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (36.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 18 (36.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 18 (36.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (36.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 18 (36.00%) Senior Developer
6 16 (32.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 16 (32.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 16 (32.00%) Senior SQL Developer
6 16 (32.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (92.00%) .NET
2 45 (90.00%) CSS
3 42 (84.00%) ASP.NET
4 41 (82.00%) .NET Framework
4 41 (82.00%) Entity Framework
4 41 (82.00%) HTML
4 41 (82.00%) jQuery
5 40 (80.00%) WCF
6 38 (76.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 36 (72.00%) Web Services
8 26 (52.00%) AngularJS
8 26 (52.00%) WPF
9 23 (46.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (36.00%) Ajax
10 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (36.00%) HTML5
11 16 (32.00%) WinForms
12 6 (12.00%) SOAP
12 6 (12.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.00%) Renewable Energy
2 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (90.00%) MVC
2 41 (82.00%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (76.00%) TDD
4 19 (38.00%) BDD
4 19 (38.00%) Scrum
5 4 (8.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (6.00%) Web Development
7 2 (4.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.00%) MVVM
8 1 (2.00%) Kanban
8 1 (2.00%) Microservices
8 1 (2.00%) OO
8 1 (2.00%) OOD
8 1 (2.00%) Scrum-ban
8 1 (2.00%) SOA
8 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (56.00%) SQL
4 9 (18.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.00%) C++
5 2 (4.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) ISEB
1 4 (8.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.00%) MCAD
2 1 (2.00%) MCP
2 1 (2.00%) MCSD
2 1 (2.00%) MCTS
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft