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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 120 125 126
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 14 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.76% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.83% 0.94% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 6
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +19.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £31,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
763 854 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.18% 42.17% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 696 757 781
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Bristol

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) C#
3 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET
4 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (81.82%) .NET Framework
6 17 (77.27%) Entity Framework
7 13 (59.09%) SQL
8 12 (54.55%) HTML
9 11 (50.00%) WCF
10 10 (45.45%) Finance
10 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
10 10 (45.45%) OO
10 10 (45.45%) CSS
10 10 (45.45%) Web Services
10 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
11 9 (40.91%) Moq
11 9 (40.91%) OOD
11 9 (40.91%) NUnit
11 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
11 9 (40.91%) Physics
11 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
11 9 (40.91%) Degree
11 9 (40.91%) Machine Learning
11 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
12 8 (36.36%) WPF
12 8 (36.36%) Silverlight
12 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (31.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 7 (31.82%) Marketing
13 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (9.09%) MS Access
4 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Moq
1 9 (40.91%) NUnit
2 1 (4.55%) ReSharper
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Electronics
2 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
2 7 (31.82%) Marketing
2 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (90.91%) .NET Developer
3 17 (77.27%) .NET Software Developer
4 16 (72.73%) Software Developer
5 12 (54.55%) C# Developer
6 10 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (40.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (40.91%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (40.91%) SQL Developer
8 7 (31.82%) Silverlight Developer
8 7 (31.82%) WPF Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 18 (81.82%) .NET Framework
4 17 (77.27%) Entity Framework
5 12 (54.55%) HTML
6 11 (50.00%) WCF
7 10 (45.45%) CSS
7 10 (45.45%) Web Services
8 8 (36.36%) Silverlight
8 8 (36.36%) WPF
9 2 (9.09%) Ajax
9 2 (9.09%) XML
10 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
10 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (4.55%) jQuery
10 1 (4.55%) LINQ to SQL
10 1 (4.55%) Reactive Extensions
10 1 (4.55%) SOAP
10 1 (4.55%) Task Parallel Library
10 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
1 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
1 9 (40.91%) Physics
2 1 (4.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) OO
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 9 (40.91%) Machine Learning
3 9 (40.91%) OOD
3 9 (40.91%) Unit Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (31.82%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (31.82%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) Functional Programming
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) SDLC
7 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
3 7 (31.82%) XAML
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) CA
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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Posted: 12 days ago
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