The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 92 117 101
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 30 10 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.51% 0.53% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 1.55% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 38
Average salary £45,000 £31,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,250 £50,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
LINQ
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
705 647 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 35.37% 34.53% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 636 599 693
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,140 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 16 £45,000 +53.84% 1
High Wycombe - 6 £48,750 - 1
Aylesbury +2 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Gerrards Cross - 2 £32,500 - 1
Beaconsfield - 1 £50,000 -
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 77 (100.00%) C#
1 77 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (88.31%) ASP.NET
3 65 (84.42%) SQL Server
4 59 (76.62%) MVC
5 56 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (71.43%) JavaScript
7 53 (68.83%) HTML
7 53 (68.83%) jQuery
8 51 (66.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (64.94%) TDD
10 40 (51.95%) SQL
11 34 (44.16%) Scrum
11 34 (44.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 32 (41.56%) T-SQL
13 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
14 30 (38.96%) OO
14 30 (38.96%) WCF
15 28 (36.36%) Ajax
16 27 (35.06%) HTML5
16 27 (35.06%) CSS
17 23 (29.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 23 (29.87%) .NET Framework
18 22 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
19 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 20 (25.97%) Team Foundation Server
20 20 (25.97%) Razor View Engine
20 20 (25.97%) Subversion

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 17 (22.08%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.49%) CMS
3 2 (2.60%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.30%) IIS
4 1 (1.30%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.30%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (84.42%) SQL Server
2 22 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) Subversion
1 20 (25.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (15.58%) NUnit
3 11 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (7.79%) Jasmine
4 6 (7.79%) Grunt
4 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.19%) Selenium
7 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (7.79%) Marketing
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
3 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 65 (84.42%) Developer
2 51 (66.23%) .NET Developer
3 19 (24.68%) Software Developer
4 18 (23.38%) .NET Software Developer
5 16 (20.78%) C# Developer
6 14 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (12.99%) Senior Developer
8 9 (11.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (10.39%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (7.79%) Consultant
11 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 5 (6.49%) Business Consultant
12 4 (5.19%) QA Test Analyst
12 4 (5.19%) Analyst
12 4 (5.19%) Test Analyst
12 4 (5.19%) .NET Consultant
12 4 (5.19%) QA Analyst
13 3 (3.90%) Technical Leader
13 3 (3.90%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (88.31%) ASP.NET
3 53 (68.83%) HTML
3 53 (68.83%) jQuery
4 51 (66.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (44.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 30 (38.96%) WCF
7 28 (36.36%) Ajax
8 27 (35.06%) CSS
8 27 (35.06%) HTML5
9 23 (29.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 23 (29.87%) .NET Framework
10 20 (25.97%) Razor View Engine
11 19 (24.68%) XML
12 17 (22.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (18.18%) XHTML
14 13 (16.88%) NHibernate
15 11 (14.29%) MonoRail
15 11 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
16 10 (12.99%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Social Network
2 10 (12.99%) Client/Server
3 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.19%) FMCG
4 4 (5.19%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (76.62%) MVC
2 56 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (64.94%) TDD
4 34 (44.16%) Scrum
5 30 (38.96%) OO
6 19 (24.68%) OOD
7 17 (22.08%) Refactoring
7 17 (22.08%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (14.29%) Web Application Development
9 8 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (9.09%) OOP
10 7 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (6.49%) Kanban
12 4 (5.19%) Manual Testing
12 4 (5.19%) Test Planning
12 4 (5.19%) Test Scripting
12 4 (5.19%) Logistics
12 4 (5.19%) Software Testing
13 2 (2.60%) Digital Marketing
13 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) C#
2 55 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 40 (51.95%) SQL
4 32 (41.56%) T-SQL
5 10 (12.99%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.19%) Java
7 3 (3.90%) PHP
7 3 (3.90%) C++
8 2 (2.60%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 17 (22.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.90%) Infragistics
2 3 (3.90%) Syncfusion
3 1 (1.30%) Telerik
3 1 (1.30%) Google
High Wycombe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gerrards Cross
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago