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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 186 190 161
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 31 37 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 0.67% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 2.34% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 71
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £84,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1464 1578 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.12% 28.71% 30.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1277 1328 1475
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
Reading +28 10 £46,250 +45.66%
Newbury -4 9 £57,500 +4.54%
Slough -1 5 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Windsor - 3 £55,000 -
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 82 (98.80%) C#
3 76 (91.57%) SQL
4 53 (63.86%) ASP.NET
5 50 (60.24%) JavaScript
6 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (53.01%) HTML
7 44 (53.01%) CSS
8 41 (49.40%) WCF
9 40 (48.19%) SQL Server
10 34 (40.96%) Web Services
11 33 (39.76%) Entity Framework
12 32 (38.55%) jQuery
12 32 (38.55%) MVC
13 31 (37.35%) .NET Framework
14 28 (33.73%) Windows
15 26 (31.33%) XML
16 24 (28.92%) Unit Testing
16 24 (28.92%) REST
16 24 (28.92%) ASP.NET Web API
17 23 (27.71%) T-SQL
18 22 (26.51%) Ajax
18 22 (26.51%) OO
18 22 (26.51%) Git (software)
19 20 (24.10%) SOAP
19 20 (24.10%) Software Engineering
20 18 (21.69%) Oracle
21 16 (19.28%) ASP.NET MVC
21 16 (19.28%) Finance
21 16 (19.28%) SOLID

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 3 (3.61%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) GSM
1 8 (9.64%) UMTS
2 7 (8.43%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (48.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (7.23%) Big Data
3 6 (7.23%) MySQL
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (26.51%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.66%) Subversion
3 8 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (9.64%) Visual Studio
4 7 (8.43%) MSTest
5 6 (7.23%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.41%) Moq
7 1 (1.20%) NUnit
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 12 (14.46%) Telecoms
3 10 (12.05%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 58 (69.88%) Developer
2 53 (63.86%) .NET Developer
3 44 (53.01%) C# Developer
4 40 (48.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (40.96%) Senior Developer
6 30 (36.14%) Senior .NET Developer
7 29 (34.94%) SQL Developer
8 23 (27.71%) Senior C# Developer
9 20 (24.10%) Software Engineer
10 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 19 (22.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 17 (20.48%) Senior SQL Developer
12 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (12.05%) C# Software Engineer
13 10 (12.05%) Senior Software Engineer
14 9 (10.84%) .NET Software Developer
14 9 (10.84%) .NET Software Engineer
14 9 (10.84%) C# Software Developer
14 9 (10.84%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 9 (10.84%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (63.86%) ASP.NET
3 44 (53.01%) CSS
3 44 (53.01%) HTML
4 41 (49.40%) WCF
5 34 (40.96%) Web Services
6 33 (39.76%) Entity Framework
7 32 (38.55%) jQuery
8 31 (37.35%) .NET Framework
9 26 (31.33%) XML
10 24 (28.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (28.92%) REST
11 22 (26.51%) Ajax
12 20 (24.10%) SOAP
13 16 (19.28%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (18.07%) WPF
15 11 (13.25%) LINQ to SQL
16 8 (9.64%) AngularJS
17 7 (8.43%) RESTful
17 7 (8.43%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) User Experience
2 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.61%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.73%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Android
2 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.83%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (38.55%) MVC
3 24 (28.92%) Unit Testing
4 22 (26.51%) OO
5 20 (24.10%) Software Engineering
6 16 (19.28%) SOLID
7 15 (18.07%) OOD
7 15 (18.07%) OOP
8 14 (16.87%) BDD
9 12 (14.46%) TDD
10 9 (10.84%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (10.84%) Risk Management
11 8 (9.64%) Network Optimisation
12 7 (8.43%) MVVM
12 7 (8.43%) SDLC
13 6 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (7.23%) Data Management
13 6 (7.23%) Logistics
13 6 (7.23%) Mobile Development
13 6 (7.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 82 (98.80%) C#
2 76 (91.57%) SQL
3 50 (60.24%) JavaScript
4 23 (27.71%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.43%) VB.NET
6 6 (7.23%) PHP
7 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Oracle
2 6 (7.23%) Telerik
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.20%) Adobe
4 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
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