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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 172 160 149
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 46 53 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.91% 0.97% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.15% 3.53% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 43 53 77
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 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1462 1501 1757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.88% 27.38% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1193 1274 1604
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +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 3 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 3 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
(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 +3 17 £40,000 -13.04% 1
Slough +2 17 £50,000 +15.60% 1
Newbury +4 10 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Bracknell +11 2 £45,000 +28.57%
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (98.82%) C#
3 78 (91.76%) ASP.NET
4 65 (76.47%) SQL
5 64 (75.29%) JavaScript
6 56 (65.88%) Ajax
7 49 (57.65%) SQL Server
8 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (50.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (49.41%) Software Engineering
10 42 (49.41%) jQuery
10 42 (49.41%) HTML
11 40 (47.06%) CSS
12 39 (45.88%) T-SQL
13 34 (40.00%) WCF
14 31 (36.47%) HTML5
15 30 (35.29%) WPF
15 30 (35.29%) .NET Framework
16 29 (34.12%) MVC
17 27 (31.76%) Entity Framework
17 27 (31.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 26 (30.59%) MySQL
19 25 (29.41%) Windows
19 25 (29.41%) Web Development
20 24 (28.24%) XML
20 24 (28.24%) REST
21 21 (24.71%) PHP
22 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
23 19 (22.35%) QA
24 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET Web API

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (4.71%) IIS
1 4 (4.71%) Node.js
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) CMS
2 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) GSM
1 4 (4.71%) UMTS
2 3 (3.53%) HTTP
3 2 (2.35%) Internet
4 1 (1.18%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.18%) DNS
4 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (57.65%) SQL Server
2 26 (30.59%) MySQL
3 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.71%) NUnit
2 4 (4.71%) ReSharper
2 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.71%) MSTest
2 4 (4.71%) MSBuild
3 3 (3.53%) T4 Templates
3 3 (3.53%) Subversion
4 1 (1.18%) Selenium
4 1 (1.18%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.18%) Mocha
4 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.18%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.18%) Grunt
General
1 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (65.88%) Developer
2 41 (48.24%) .NET Developer
3 25 (29.41%) Software Engineer
4 21 (24.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 19 (22.35%) C# Developer
5 19 (22.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 17 (20.00%) Senior Developer
7 16 (18.82%) Senior .NET Developer
8 15 (17.65%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 12 (14.12%) .NET Software Engineer
9 12 (14.12%) Software Developer
10 11 (12.94%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
11 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (9.41%) VB.NET Developer
13 5 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 4 (4.71%) Senior C# Developer
14 4 (4.71%) Junior
15 3 (3.53%) Web Developer
15 3 (3.53%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 78 (91.76%) ASP.NET
3 56 (65.88%) Ajax
4 43 (50.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (49.41%) jQuery
5 42 (49.41%) HTML
6 40 (47.06%) CSS
7 34 (40.00%) WCF
8 31 (36.47%) HTML5
9 30 (35.29%) WPF
9 30 (35.29%) .NET Framework
10 27 (31.76%) Entity Framework
10 27 (31.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 24 (28.24%) REST
11 24 (28.24%) XML
12 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (17.65%) AngularJS
14 11 (12.94%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (9.41%) LINQ to SQL
16 6 (7.06%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) User Experience
1 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (49.41%) Software Engineering
3 29 (34.12%) MVC
4 25 (29.41%) Web Development
5 12 (14.12%) TDD
6 11 (12.94%) Logistics
6 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (10.59%) System Testing
7 9 (10.59%) BDD
8 8 (9.41%) Web Application Development
8 8 (9.41%) Software Testing
9 7 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.24%) OO
10 4 (4.71%) OOP
10 4 (4.71%) Network Planning
10 4 (4.71%) Scrum
10 4 (4.71%) Data Management
10 4 (4.71%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (4.71%) Unit Testing
11 3 (3.53%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 84 (98.82%) C#
2 65 (76.47%) SQL
3 64 (75.29%) JavaScript
4 39 (45.88%) T-SQL
5 21 (24.71%) PHP
6 8 (9.41%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.06%) JAQL
8 3 (3.53%) C++
9 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.18%) Java
10 1 (1.18%) Python
10 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) Degree
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.06%) MCTS
3 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.35%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.29%) Oracle
3 3 (3.53%) Telerik
3 3 (3.53%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.18%) Ektron
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco
4 1 (1.18%) Avaya
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