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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 172 161 150
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 51 63 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.02% 1.15% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.59% 3.89% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 47 61 74
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1421 1618 1690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.55% 29.44% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1366 1523
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 2 June 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 2 June 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
Reading -2 16 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Slough +13 14 £55,000 +29.41%
Newbury +6 14 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Bracknell +12 6 £62,500 +78.57% 2
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 79 (98.75%) C#
3 72 (90.00%) ASP.NET
4 59 (73.75%) JavaScript
5 53 (66.25%) SQL
6 52 (65.00%) Ajax
7 47 (58.75%) SQL Server
7 47 (58.75%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (56.25%) HTML
9 43 (53.75%) jQuery
9 43 (53.75%) Software Engineering
10 42 (52.50%) CSS
11 35 (43.75%) HTML5
12 34 (42.50%) WCF
13 32 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 31 (38.75%) WPF
15 29 (36.25%) Web Development
15 29 (36.25%) .NET Framework
15 29 (36.25%) MVC
15 29 (36.25%) T-SQL
16 27 (33.75%) Windows
17 26 (32.50%) Entity Framework
18 23 (28.75%) QA
19 22 (27.50%) MySQL
20 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
20 20 (25.00%) REST
21 18 (22.50%) XML
22 17 (21.25%) PHP
22 17 (21.25%) ASP.NET Web API

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (5.00%) IIS
1 4 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.25%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.75%) GitHub
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) GSM
1 4 (5.00%) UMTS
2 3 (3.75%) HTTP
3 2 (2.50%) Internet
4 1 (1.25%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.25%) DNS
4 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (58.75%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.50%) MySQL
3 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.25%) ReSharper
3 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.00%) Subversion
3 4 (5.00%) MSBuild
3 4 (5.00%) MSTest
4 3 (3.75%) T4 Templates
4 3 (3.75%) NUnit
5 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.25%) Grunt
5 1 (1.25%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.25%) Selenium
5 1 (1.25%) Mocha
5 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.50%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (62.50%) Developer
2 37 (46.25%) .NET Developer
3 28 (35.00%) Software Engineer
4 25 (31.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 21 (26.25%) C# Software Engineer
6 19 (23.75%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 16 (20.00%) C# Developer
8 15 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (16.25%) Senior Developer
9 13 (16.25%) .NET Software Engineer
9 13 (16.25%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 12 (15.00%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (11.25%) Software Developer
13 6 (7.50%) VB.NET Developer
14 5 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 5 (6.25%) Lead Developer
15 4 (5.00%) Junior
15 4 (5.00%) Lead .NET Developer
16 3 (3.75%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 52 (65.00%) Ajax
4 45 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 45 (56.25%) HTML
5 43 (53.75%) jQuery
6 42 (52.50%) CSS
7 35 (43.75%) HTML5
8 34 (42.50%) WCF
9 32 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 31 (38.75%) WPF
11 29 (36.25%) .NET Framework
12 26 (32.50%) Entity Framework
13 20 (25.00%) REST
14 18 (22.50%) XML
15 17 (21.25%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (17.50%) AngularJS
17 9 (11.25%) KnockoutJS
18 6 (7.50%) RESTful
18 6 (7.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) User Experience
2 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (58.75%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (53.75%) Software Engineering
3 29 (36.25%) Web Development
3 29 (36.25%) MVC
4 12 (15.00%) TDD
5 10 (12.50%) BDD
6 8 (10.00%) Logistics
6 8 (10.00%) System Testing
7 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.50%) OO
8 6 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.50%) Software Testing
8 6 (7.50%) Web Application Development
9 4 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.00%) Network Planning
9 4 (5.00%) Data Management
9 4 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (3.75%) UX Design
10 3 (3.75%) OOP
10 3 (3.75%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 79 (98.75%) C#
2 59 (73.75%) JavaScript
3 53 (66.25%) SQL
4 29 (36.25%) T-SQL
5 17 (21.25%) PHP
6 6 (7.50%) VB.NET
6 6 (7.50%) JAQL
7 3 (3.75%) C++
8 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.25%) Ruby
9 1 (1.25%) Java
9 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.50%) MCTS
3 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (28.75%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.25%) Telerik
4 1 (1.25%) Ektron
4 1 (1.25%) Cisco
4 1 (1.25%) Avaya
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