The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 98 92 90
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 36 36 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.53% 1.82% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.27% 4.08% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 42
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
844 883 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 35.79% 44.57% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 728 825 746
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
South East

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 24 £42,500 +14.86%
Gerrards Cross - 8 £40,000 - 1
Newport Pagnell - 5 £45,000 -
Aylesbury - 2 £40,000 -
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (94.03%) C#
3 61 (91.04%) ASP.NET
4 50 (74.63%) MVC
5 45 (67.16%) SQL Server
6 41 (61.19%) Microsoft
7 39 (58.21%) OO
8 36 (53.73%) SQL
9 35 (52.24%) WCF
10 32 (47.76%) Scrum
11 31 (46.27%) TDD
12 27 (40.30%) .NET Framework
12 27 (40.30%) jQuery
13 26 (38.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
15 23 (34.33%) HTML
16 22 (32.84%) HTML5
16 22 (32.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 20 (29.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Certification
18 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 16 (23.88%) N-Tier
19 16 (23.88%) OOD
20 15 (22.39%) NUnit
21 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 14 (20.90%) T-SQL
21 14 (20.90%) Refactoring
21 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
21 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (67.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) NUnit
2 9 (13.43%) Visual Studio
3 8 (11.94%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (11.94%) Subversion
4 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.99%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.99%) Moq
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.49%) Flash Builder
General
1 2 (2.99%) Finance
1 2 (2.99%) Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 64 (95.52%) Developer
2 55 (82.09%) .NET Developer
3 30 (44.78%) C# Developer
4 27 (40.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (31.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (26.87%) Applications Developer
8 17 (25.37%) Software Developer
8 17 (25.37%) .NET Applications Developer
9 16 (23.88%) C# Application Developer
10 14 (20.90%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (5.97%) Web Developer
11 4 (5.97%) VB.NET Developer
12 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
12 3 (4.48%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 2 (2.99%) Senior C# Developer
13 2 (2.99%) Senior .NET Developer
13 2 (2.99%) .NET Team Leader
13 2 (2.99%) C# Software Developer
13 2 (2.99%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (91.04%) ASP.NET
3 35 (52.24%) WCF
4 27 (40.30%) .NET Framework
4 27 (40.30%) jQuery
5 26 (38.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (34.33%) HTML
7 22 (32.84%) HTML5
7 22 (32.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 20 (29.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 14 (20.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (17.91%) Ajax
12 10 (14.93%) XML
13 9 (13.43%) WinForms
13 9 (13.43%) Razor View Engine
14 8 (11.94%) MonoRail
14 8 (11.94%) Castle Windsor
14 8 (11.94%) NHibernate
14 8 (11.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) N-Tier
2 8 (11.94%) Social Network
3 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Windows
1 1 (1.49%) Android
1 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (74.63%) MVC
2 39 (58.21%) OO
3 32 (47.76%) Scrum
4 31 (46.27%) TDD
5 16 (23.88%) OOD
6 14 (20.90%) Refactoring
6 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.94%) Web Application Development
8 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.48%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.99%) ITIL
11 2 (2.99%) Extreme Programming
12 1 (1.49%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 63 (94.03%) C#
2 36 (53.73%) SQL
3 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
4 14 (20.90%) T-SQL
5 11 (16.42%) VB.NET
6 7 (10.45%) VB
7 6 (8.96%) VC++
7 6 (8.96%) VB6
8 2 (2.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.96%) MCP
2 6 (8.96%) MCAD
2 6 (8.96%) MCSD
3 4 (5.97%) Degree
Vendors
1 41 (61.19%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago