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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 116 103 97
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 9 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.48% 0.90% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 2.04% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 14
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £38,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
780 737 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.45% 44.37% 52.89%
Number of salaries quoted 698 650 839
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Bristol

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (78.57%) .NET
2 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 20 (71.43%) .NET Framework
5 19 (67.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 15 (53.57%) VB.NET
7 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
7 13 (46.43%) jQuery
8 10 (35.71%) MVC
9 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (28.57%) PHP
10 8 (28.57%) HTML
10 8 (28.57%) CSS
10 8 (28.57%) Windows
10 8 (28.57%) Ajax
10 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (25.00%) Degree
12 6 (21.43%) Silverlight
12 6 (21.43%) Linux
12 6 (21.43%) VPN
12 6 (21.43%) Python
12 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
12 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
12 6 (21.43%) Data Security
13 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
13 5 (17.86%) Web Services
13 5 (17.86%) XML
13 5 (17.86%) Open Source
13 5 (17.86%) Mobile Computing

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (10.71%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) NUnit
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 21 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Systems Developer
5 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Junior
7 2 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) .NET
1 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET
2 20 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 19 (67.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 13 (46.43%) jQuery
5 8 (28.57%) HTML
5 8 (28.57%) Ajax
5 8 (28.57%) CSS
6 6 (21.43%) Silverlight
7 5 (17.86%) Web Services
7 5 (17.86%) XML
8 4 (14.29%) WinForms
8 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (10.71%) WPF
10 1 (3.57%) WF
10 1 (3.57%) NHibernate
10 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Open Source
1 5 (17.86%) Mobile Computing
1 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.71%) RIA
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (7.14%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Debian
4 1 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Data Security
4 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.29%) MVVM
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) DevOps
8 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.57%) OO
8 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (53.57%) VB.NET
3 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
4 8 (28.57%) PHP
5 6 (21.43%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) SQL
6 2 (7.14%) VB
7 1 (3.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) MCP
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
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