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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 187 202 208
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 9 47 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.79% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 2.57% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 46 24
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
1260 1829 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.54% 30.65% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 1613 1104
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 December 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Berkshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +38 4 £45,000 +2.85%
Slough +10 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Bracknell - 1 £40,000 -
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 14 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 14 (70.00%) Entity Framework
4 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (65.00%) jQuery
4 13 (65.00%) HTML
4 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (65.00%) MVC
5 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
5 11 (55.00%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (50.00%) SDLC
6 10 (50.00%) CSS
7 9 (45.00%) HTML5
8 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 8 (40.00%) Web Services
8 8 (40.00%) WCF
9 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
9 7 (35.00%) REST
10 6 (30.00%) CSS3
10 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (30.00%) Software Delivery
10 6 (30.00%) SignalR
10 6 (30.00%) Change Management
10 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (15.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Developer
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Developer
3 7 (35.00%) WCF Developer
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (30.00%) HTML Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Senior SQL Developer
5 5 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior SQL Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 14 (70.00%) Entity Framework
4 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (65.00%) HTML
4 13 (65.00%) jQuery
5 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
5 11 (55.00%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (50.00%) CSS
7 9 (45.00%) HTML5
8 8 (40.00%) WCF
8 8 (40.00%) Web Services
9 7 (35.00%) REST
10 6 (30.00%) Ajax
10 6 (30.00%) CSS3
10 6 (30.00%) JSON
10 6 (30.00%) SignalR
10 6 (30.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) MVC
2 10 (50.00%) SDLC
3 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Change Management
4 6 (30.00%) Software Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) MVVM
8 1 (5.00%) BDD
8 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
8 1 (5.00%) Kanban
8 1 (5.00%) SOLID
8 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.00%) XAML
7 1 (5.00%) VB
7 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian