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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 83 113 87
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -26
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 40 11 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.97% 0.59% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.33% 1.70% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 40 11 42
Average salary £43,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.98% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
750 646 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 36.93% 34.81% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 681 591 705
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +9 22 £42,500 +10.38%
High Wycombe - 10 £45,000 - 1
Beaconsfield - 4 £50,000 -
Gerrards Cross - 4 £25,000 -
Aylesbury -2 2 £47,500 +11.76%
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 76 (100.00%) .NET
2 75 (98.68%) C#
3 70 (92.11%) ASP.NET
4 65 (85.53%) SQL Server
5 60 (78.95%) MVC
6 53 (69.74%) JavaScript
7 51 (67.11%) jQuery
7 51 (67.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 49 (64.47%) HTML
8 49 (64.47%) TDD
9 36 (47.37%) SQL
10 35 (46.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 34 (44.74%) OO
11 34 (44.74%) Scrum
12 32 (42.11%) Microsoft
13 31 (40.79%) WCF
13 31 (40.79%) Ajax
14 29 (38.16%) T-SQL
15 26 (34.21%) CSS
15 26 (34.21%) HTML5
16 22 (28.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 22 (28.95%) Razor View Engine
16 22 (28.95%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (28.95%) .NET Framework
16 22 (28.95%) Subversion
17 20 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 20 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 20 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 19 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
19 18 (23.68%) OOD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 16 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.26%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.32%) IIS
4 1 (1.32%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (13.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (85.53%) SQL Server
2 22 (28.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 20 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (28.95%) Subversion
2 19 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (18.42%) Rhino Mocks
3 14 (18.42%) NUnit
4 6 (7.89%) Jasmine
4 6 (7.89%) Grunt
5 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.26%) Selenium
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (7.89%) Marketing
2 5 (6.58%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 66 (86.84%) Developer
2 54 (71.05%) .NET Developer
3 18 (23.68%) Software Developer
4 17 (22.37%) C# Developer
4 17 (22.37%) .NET Software Developer
5 15 (19.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (14.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (14.47%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (11.84%) Senior Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Consultant
10 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 5 (6.58%) Business Consultant
11 4 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
11 4 (5.26%) Analyst
11 4 (5.26%) Test Analyst
11 4 (5.26%) .NET Consultant
11 4 (5.26%) QA Analyst
12 3 (3.95%) Agile Test Analyst
12 3 (3.95%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (92.11%) ASP.NET
3 51 (67.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 51 (67.11%) jQuery
4 49 (64.47%) HTML
5 35 (46.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 31 (40.79%) WCF
6 31 (40.79%) Ajax
7 26 (34.21%) CSS
7 26 (34.21%) HTML5
8 22 (28.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 22 (28.95%) Razor View Engine
8 22 (28.95%) .NET Framework
9 18 (23.68%) XML
10 16 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (19.74%) NHibernate
12 14 (18.42%) MonoRail
12 14 (18.42%) XHTML
12 14 (18.42%) Castle Windsor
13 10 (13.16%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Social Network
2 10 (13.16%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.26%) FMCG
3 4 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (78.95%) MVC
2 49 (64.47%) TDD
3 34 (44.74%) Scrum
3 34 (44.74%) OO
4 18 (23.68%) OOD
5 16 (21.05%) Refactoring
5 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (18.42%) Web Application Development
7 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.89%) OOP
8 6 (7.89%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (5.26%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.26%) Logistics
9 4 (5.26%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.26%) Manual Testing
9 4 (5.26%) Kanban
10 2 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 75 (98.68%) C#
2 53 (69.74%) JavaScript
3 36 (47.37%) SQL
4 29 (38.16%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.95%) PHP
6 3 (3.95%) Java
7 2 (2.63%) C++
7 2 (2.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.32%) Infragistics
2 1 (1.32%) Telerik
2 1 (1.32%) Google
2 1 (1.32%) Syncfusion