The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 125 125 118
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.058% 0.16% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.38% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Median salary £25,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -2.59%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
LINQ
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
734 794 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 42.45% 42.53% 36.98%
Number of salaries quoted 669 720 597
Median salary £44,000 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

LINQ
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Bristol region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Bristol

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) WPF
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (50.00%) XAML
3 3 (50.00%) Electronics
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (50.00%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) WPF Developer
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Silverlight Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) WPF
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 3 (50.00%) XAML
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft