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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 107 103 99
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 14 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.77% 0.94% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% 2.04% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 8
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £29,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
662 737 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 36.45% 46.32% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 560 684 539
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 1 September 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Bristol

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) VB.NET
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
4 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
5 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 9 (52.94%) MVC
5 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
6 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (47.06%) HTML
6 8 (47.06%) CSS
6 8 (47.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (35.29%) Web Services
7 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
7 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
7 6 (35.29%) VB
7 6 (35.29%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) Refactoring
8 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
8 5 (29.41%) jQuery
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (29.41%) Degree
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (29.41%) Scrum
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (23.53%) XML
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (23.53%) Mathematics

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 2 (11.76%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) MS Access
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) RavenDB
4 1 (5.88%) Redis
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.88%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (5.88%) VB Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (47.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (35.29%) Web Services
6 5 (29.41%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (23.53%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) HTML5
8 3 (17.65%) WPF
9 2 (11.76%) CSS3
9 2 (11.76%) WCF
9 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET
9 2 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (5.88%) Task Parallel Library
10 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
3 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.88%) E-Learning
4 1 (5.88%) Learning Management System
4 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Refactoring
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (5.88%) BDD
5 1 (5.88%) CQRS
5 1 (5.88%) CRUD
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) VB.NET
3 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
4 6 (35.29%) VB
5 2 (11.76%) VB6
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) AppFog
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