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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 187 168 154
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 29 59 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.99% 1.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 3.83% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 29 49 73
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1547 1542 1862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.87% 25.96% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1290 1677
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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
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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 +2 13 £50,000 +25.00%
Newbury +1 8 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Reading -6 3 £40,000 -13.04%
Maidenhead +1 2 £53,750 +26.47%
Bracknell - 2 £45,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £40,000 -
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 82 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (98.78%) C#
3 71 (86.59%) ASP.NET
4 70 (85.37%) SQL
5 58 (70.73%) JavaScript
6 50 (60.98%) Ajax
7 43 (52.44%) T-SQL
7 43 (52.44%) SQL Server
8 39 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (40.24%) jQuery
9 33 (40.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (39.02%) Software Engineering
11 31 (37.80%) HTML
12 30 (36.59%) CSS
13 29 (35.37%) WCF
14 28 (34.15%) XML
15 27 (32.93%) WPF
15 27 (32.93%) .NET Framework
16 26 (31.71%) MVC
17 25 (30.49%) Entity Framework
18 24 (29.27%) REST
18 24 (29.27%) MySQL
19 23 (28.05%) Windows
20 22 (26.83%) HTML5
21 21 (25.61%) Microsoft
21 21 (25.61%) PHP
22 18 (21.95%) Oracle
22 18 (21.95%) Degree
23 17 (20.73%) Web Development
23 17 (20.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (4.88%) IIS
1 4 (4.88%) Node.js
2 2 (2.44%) CMS
2 2 (2.44%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.22%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 15 (18.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) GSM
1 4 (4.88%) UMTS
2 3 (3.66%) HTTP
3 1 (1.22%) DNS
3 1 (1.22%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.22%) SSL
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (52.44%) SQL Server
2 24 (29.27%) MySQL
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.10%) MSTest
4 4 (4.88%) NUnit
4 4 (4.88%) MSBuild
5 3 (3.66%) T4 Templates
6 2 (2.44%) Subversion
6 2 (2.44%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.22%) Selenium
7 1 (1.22%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.22%) Mocha
7 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.22%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.22%) Grunt
General
1 13 (15.85%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.20%) Finance
3 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (73.17%) Developer
2 44 (53.66%) .NET Developer
3 25 (30.49%) C# Developer
4 24 (29.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (26.83%) Senior Developer
6 21 (25.61%) Senior .NET Developer
7 18 (21.95%) Software Engineer
8 12 (14.63%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (13.41%) Software Developer
10 10 (12.20%) C# Software Engineer
11 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (10.98%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (9.76%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 8 (9.76%) VB.NET Developer
13 7 (8.54%) .NET Software Engineer
14 6 (7.32%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
15 5 (6.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 3 (3.66%) Technical Leader
16 3 (3.66%) Software Support Engineer
16 3 (3.66%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (100.00%) .NET
2 71 (86.59%) ASP.NET
3 50 (60.98%) Ajax
4 33 (40.24%) jQuery
4 33 (40.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (37.80%) HTML
6 30 (36.59%) CSS
7 29 (35.37%) WCF
8 28 (34.15%) XML
9 27 (32.93%) WPF
9 27 (32.93%) .NET Framework
10 25 (30.49%) Entity Framework
11 24 (29.27%) REST
12 22 (26.83%) HTML5
13 17 (20.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 17 (20.73%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (10.98%) AngularJS
15 8 (9.76%) LINQ to SQL
16 7 (8.54%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (8.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.32%) User Experience
2 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.44%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (39.02%) Software Engineering
3 26 (31.71%) MVC
4 17 (20.73%) Web Development
5 14 (17.07%) TDD
6 12 (14.63%) BDD
7 11 (13.41%) Logistics
7 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (10.98%) System Testing
9 8 (9.76%) Software Testing
10 7 (8.54%) OO
11 6 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.32%) Web Application Development
12 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
13 4 (4.88%) Data Management
13 4 (4.88%) Network Planning
14 3 (3.66%) CRM
14 3 (3.66%) Scrum
14 3 (3.66%) Responsive Web Design
14 3 (3.66%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 81 (98.78%) C#
2 70 (85.37%) SQL
3 58 (70.73%) JavaScript
4 43 (52.44%) T-SQL
5 21 (25.61%) PHP
6 8 (9.76%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.88%) JAQL
8 3 (3.66%) C++
9 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.22%) Java
10 1 (1.22%) Python
10 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (25.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.95%) Oracle
3 3 (3.66%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.44%) Telerik
5 1 (1.22%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco
5 1 (1.22%) Avaya
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