The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 172 200 194
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 53 27 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.02% 0.50% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.48% 1.80% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 53 27 31
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
LINQ
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1523 1500 1842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.38% 27.54% 34.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1247 1482
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Berkshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Berkshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 17 £42,500 - 1
Windsor +18 11 £50,000 +17.64%
Newbury +18 6 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Reading +4 5 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Maidenhead -4 1 £57,500 -20.68%
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 87 (100.00%) C#
1 87 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (85.06%) SQL
3 52 (59.77%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (59.77%) ASP.NET
4 46 (52.87%) JavaScript
5 45 (51.72%) MVC
6 42 (48.28%) HTML
6 42 (48.28%) CSS
7 41 (47.13%) Entity Framework
8 40 (45.98%) .NET Framework
9 36 (41.38%) SQL Server
10 35 (40.23%) WCF
11 34 (39.08%) ASP.NET Web API
12 29 (33.33%) Windows
13 28 (32.18%) Web Services
14 27 (31.03%) Unit Testing
15 26 (29.89%) jQuery
15 26 (29.89%) Git (software)
16 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET MVC
17 24 (27.59%) WPF
18 22 (25.29%) XML
18 22 (25.29%) Ajax
18 22 (25.29%) SOLID
19 21 (24.14%) TDD
19 21 (24.14%) Oracle
20 20 (22.99%) SOAP
20 20 (22.99%) REST
21 19 (21.84%) T-SQL
21 19 (21.84%) Telecoms

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.75%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.30%) SaaS
4 1 (1.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) GSM
1 2 (2.30%) LTE
1 2 (2.30%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (4.60%) Big Data
4 2 (2.30%) MySQL
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (29.89%) Git (software)
2 17 (19.54%) Subversion
3 10 (11.49%) MSTest
4 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio
5 8 (9.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (8.05%) NUnit
7 3 (3.45%) MSBuild
8 2 (2.30%) Moq
9 1 (1.15%) ReSharper
General
1 19 (21.84%) Telecoms
2 16 (18.39%) Finance
3 10 (11.49%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 72 (82.76%) Developer
2 64 (73.56%) .NET Developer
3 55 (63.22%) C# Developer
4 47 (54.02%) C# .NET Developer
4 47 (54.02%) Senior Developer
5 43 (49.43%) Senior .NET Developer
6 33 (37.93%) Senior C# Developer
6 33 (37.93%) SQL Developer
7 29 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 24 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 23 (26.44%) Senior SQL Developer
10 19 (21.84%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (14.94%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (14.94%) Software Engineer
12 12 (13.79%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 11 (12.64%) C# Software Engineer
14 10 (11.49%) .NET Software Engineer
15 9 (10.34%) Web Engineer
16 8 (9.20%) HTML Developer
17 7 (8.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (59.77%) ASP.NET
3 42 (48.28%) CSS
3 42 (48.28%) HTML
4 41 (47.13%) Entity Framework
5 40 (45.98%) .NET Framework
6 35 (40.23%) WCF
7 34 (39.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 28 (32.18%) Web Services
9 26 (29.89%) jQuery
10 25 (28.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (27.59%) WPF
12 22 (25.29%) Ajax
12 22 (25.29%) XML
13 20 (22.99%) REST
13 20 (22.99%) SOAP
14 12 (13.79%) AngularJS
15 11 (12.64%) RESTful
15 11 (12.64%) Silverlight
16 10 (11.49%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.39%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.64%) User Experience
3 2 (2.30%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Android
2 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (59.77%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (51.72%) MVC
3 27 (31.03%) Unit Testing
4 22 (25.29%) SOLID
5 21 (24.14%) TDD
6 18 (20.69%) BDD
7 17 (19.54%) OO
8 15 (17.24%) OOP
9 14 (16.09%) OOD
10 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
11 11 (12.64%) MVVM
12 9 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (10.34%) Risk Management
13 8 (9.20%) SDLC
14 7 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (8.05%) Scrum
15 6 (6.90%) Mobile Development
16 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
17 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
17 3 (3.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) C#
2 74 (85.06%) SQL
3 46 (52.87%) JavaScript
4 19 (21.84%) T-SQL
5 11 (12.64%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.30%) PHP
6 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (24.14%) Oracle
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) Telerik
3 2 (2.30%) Adobe
4 1 (1.15%) Rackspace
Slough, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-60,000
Posted: 6 days ago