The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 126 116 104
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 9 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.50% 0.51% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% 1.24% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 10
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
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
826 809 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 45.71% 41.34% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 762 712 733
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Bristol

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
4 10 (76.92%) HTML
4 10 (76.92%) Web Services
4 10 (76.92%) .NET Framework
5 9 (69.23%) Degree
5 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (69.23%) Mathematics
5 9 (69.23%) WCF
5 9 (69.23%) Entity Framework
6 8 (61.54%) CSS
6 8 (61.54%) OO
6 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
7 7 (53.85%) NUnit
7 7 (53.85%) Physics
7 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
7 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
7 7 (53.85%) Machine Learning
7 7 (53.85%) Moq
7 7 (53.85%) OOD
8 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
9 4 (30.77%) XML
10 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 3 (23.08%) jQuery
10 3 (23.08%) Web Development
11 2 (15.38%) TDD
11 2 (15.38%) Ajax
11 2 (15.38%) T-SQL

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MS Access
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Moq
1 7 (53.85%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) ReSharper
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (92.31%) C# Developer
3 11 (84.62%) .NET Developer
4 10 (76.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (69.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (61.54%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (53.85%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (53.85%) Software Developer
7 7 (53.85%) SQL Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Graduate
8 2 (15.38%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Graduate C# Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Junior
8 2 (15.38%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Junior C# Developer
8 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 10 (76.92%) .NET Framework
3 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) Web Services
4 9 (69.23%) Entity Framework
4 9 (69.23%) WCF
5 8 (61.54%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) jQuery
8 2 (15.38%) Ajax
9 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
9 1 (7.69%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (7.69%) Reactive Extensions
9 1 (7.69%) Task Parallel Library
9 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Mathematics
2 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 7 (53.85%) Physics
3 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) OO
2 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 7 (53.85%) Machine Learning
3 7 (53.85%) OOD
3 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) Functional Programming
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) CA
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