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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 164 165 151
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 45 54 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.90% 0.97% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.04% 3.40% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 44 47 78
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1482 1587 1832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.68% 28.55% 33.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1318 1665
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +8 20 £50,000 +13.63%
Reading +2 13 £40,000 -13.04%
Newbury +5 10 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Bracknell +18 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Maidenhead -4 2 £53,750 +26.47%
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 74 (90.24%) ASP.NET
4 69 (84.15%) SQL
5 62 (75.61%) JavaScript
6 54 (65.85%) Ajax
7 45 (54.88%) SQL Server
8 43 (52.44%) T-SQL
9 38 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (45.12%) jQuery
11 36 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (43.90%) Software Engineering
12 35 (42.68%) HTML
13 34 (41.46%) CSS
14 31 (37.80%) WCF
15 28 (34.15%) .NET Framework
15 28 (34.15%) XML
16 26 (31.71%) MySQL
16 26 (31.71%) WPF
16 26 (31.71%) HTML5
16 26 (31.71%) Entity Framework
17 25 (30.49%) MVC
18 24 (29.27%) REST
19 23 (28.05%) Microsoft
20 22 (26.83%) Windows
21 21 (25.61%) PHP
21 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 19 (23.17%) Web Development
23 17 (20.73%) MS Excel
24 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (20.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
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 45 (54.88%) SQL Server
2 26 (31.71%) 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 4 (4.88%) MSTest
3 4 (4.88%) MSBuild
4 3 (3.66%) T4 Templates
4 3 (3.66%) NUnit
5 2 (2.44%) Subversion
5 2 (2.44%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.22%) Selenium
6 1 (1.22%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.22%) Mocha
6 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.22%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.22%) Grunt
General
1 10 (12.20%) Telecoms
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (68.29%) Developer
2 41 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 22 (26.83%) Software Engineer
4 21 (25.61%) C# Developer
4 21 (25.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (23.17%) Senior Developer
6 18 (21.95%) Senior .NET Developer
7 16 (19.51%) Senior Software Engineer
8 12 (14.63%) C# Software Engineer
9 11 (13.41%) Software Developer
10 10 (12.20%) Senior C# Software Engineer
11 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (9.76%) VB.NET Developer
12 8 (9.76%) .NET Software Engineer
13 7 (8.54%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
14 6 (7.32%) Senior C# Developer
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 74 (90.24%) ASP.NET
3 54 (65.85%) Ajax
4 37 (45.12%) jQuery
5 36 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (42.68%) HTML
7 34 (41.46%) CSS
8 31 (37.80%) WCF
9 28 (34.15%) .NET Framework
9 28 (34.15%) XML
10 26 (31.71%) WPF
10 26 (31.71%) HTML5
10 26 (31.71%) Entity Framework
11 24 (29.27%) REST
12 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (13.41%) AngularJS
15 8 (9.76%) LINQ to SQL
16 7 (8.54%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (8.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
1 6 (7.32%) User Experience
1 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.44%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (43.90%) Software Engineering
3 25 (30.49%) MVC
4 19 (23.17%) Web Development
5 11 (13.41%) TDD
5 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (13.41%) Logistics
6 9 (10.98%) System Testing
6 9 (10.98%) BDD
7 8 (9.76%) Web Application Development
7 8 (9.76%) Software Testing
8 7 (8.54%) OO
9 6 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.88%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.88%) Data Management
10 4 (4.88%) Network Planning
11 3 (3.66%) CRM
11 3 (3.66%) Scrum
11 3 (3.66%) UX Design
11 3 (3.66%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 81 (98.78%) C#
2 69 (84.15%) SQL
3 62 (75.61%) JavaScript
4 43 (52.44%) T-SQL
5 21 (25.61%) PHP
6 8 (9.76%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.32%) 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 15 (18.29%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.32%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.07%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (28.05%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.29%) 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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