The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 46 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.65% - 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.22% - 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
LINQ
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
164 201 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 53.07% 58.94% 45.26%
Number of salaries quoted 149 176 171
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

LINQ
Salary Trend in Bath

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Bath

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) MVVM
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) CAD
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C++