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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 196 158 155
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 35 69 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.63% 1.20% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.22% 3.99% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31 67 74
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £56,000 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
1580 1731 1770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.65% 30.05% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1344 1478 1578
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
Newbury +10 11 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Bracknell +4 9 £90,000 +157.14% 1
Slough +9 6 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Reading -18 4 £23,500 -57.27% 3
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (98.41%) C#
3 55 (87.30%) ASP.NET
4 46 (73.02%) JavaScript
5 43 (68.25%) jQuery
6 41 (65.08%) SQL Server
7 39 (61.90%) CSS
7 39 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (61.90%) Ajax
8 37 (58.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (58.73%) HTML
9 35 (55.56%) SQL
10 31 (49.21%) HTML5
11 30 (47.62%) Software Engineering
12 28 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 26 (41.27%) .NET Framework
13 26 (41.27%) WCF
13 26 (41.27%) MVC
14 24 (38.10%) Web Development
15 23 (36.51%) Entity Framework
16 20 (31.75%) Windows
16 20 (31.75%) WPF
17 19 (30.16%) QA
18 17 (26.98%) AngularJS
19 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET Web API
20 14 (22.22%) Visual Studio
21 13 (20.63%) MS Excel
21 13 (20.63%) TDD
21 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
22 12 (19.05%) T-SQL

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 4 (6.35%) Node.js
2 3 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.59%) CMS
3 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (20.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.76%) GitHub
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) GSM
1 2 (3.17%) UMTS
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (65.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.05%) MySQL
3 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.11%) ReSharper
3 6 (9.52%) Subversion
4 4 (6.35%) MSTest
4 4 (6.35%) MSBuild
4 4 (6.35%) NUnit
5 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.76%) T4 Templates
6 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.59%) Grunt
General
1 4 (6.35%) Marketing
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Developer
2 26 (41.27%) Software Engineer
2 26 (41.27%) .NET Developer
3 23 (36.51%) Senior Software Engineer
4 19 (30.16%) C# Software Engineer
5 17 (26.98%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 11 (17.46%) .NET Software Engineer
6 11 (17.46%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (12.70%) C# Developer
8 7 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 7 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Junior
10 4 (6.35%) Lead Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
10 4 (6.35%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (6.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.76%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (87.30%) ASP.NET
3 43 (68.25%) jQuery
4 39 (61.90%) Ajax
4 39 (61.90%) CSS
5 37 (58.73%) HTML
5 37 (58.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (49.21%) HTML5
7 28 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 26 (41.27%) .NET Framework
8 26 (41.27%) WCF
9 23 (36.51%) Entity Framework
10 20 (31.75%) WPF
11 17 (26.98%) AngularJS
12 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (17.46%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (14.29%) REST
15 8 (12.70%) RESTful
15 8 (12.70%) XML
16 7 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) User Experience
2 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (47.62%) Software Engineering
3 26 (41.27%) MVC
4 24 (38.10%) Web Development
5 13 (20.63%) TDD
6 9 (14.29%) BDD
7 8 (12.70%) OO
8 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.52%) Web Application Development
9 6 (9.52%) OOP
10 4 (6.35%) B2B
10 4 (6.35%) Data Management
10 4 (6.35%) Logistics
10 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.35%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (4.76%) UX Design
11 3 (4.76%) Scrum
12 2 (3.17%) OOD
12 2 (3.17%) Network Planning
12 2 (3.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (98.41%) C#
2 46 (73.02%) JavaScript
3 35 (55.56%) SQL
4 12 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.52%) PHP
5 6 (9.52%) JAQL
6 2 (3.17%) C++
6 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (9.52%) MCTS
2 4 (6.35%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (30.16%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (3.17%) Telerik
3 2 (3.17%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.59%) Ektron
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco
4 1 (1.59%) Avaya
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago