The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 98 101 108
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 12 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.86% 1.06% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.15% 2.37% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 11
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
LINQ
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
557 803 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.10% 44.74% 45.79%
Number of salaries quoted 488 673 716
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

LINQ
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Cambridge

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (64.00%) WCF
4 13 (52.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (52.00%) MVC
5 12 (48.00%) Finance
5 12 (48.00%) SQL
6 10 (40.00%) XML
6 10 (40.00%) NUnit
6 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (36.00%) MSTest
7 9 (36.00%) HTML
7 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
8 7 (28.00%) TDD
8 7 (28.00%) Degree
8 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
8 7 (28.00%) Entity Framework
9 6 (24.00%) Concurrent Programming
9 6 (24.00%) HTML5
9 6 (24.00%) jQuery
9 6 (24.00%) Handset
9 6 (24.00%) XSLT
9 6 (24.00%) OOP
10 5 (20.00%) PHP
10 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (8.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) NUnit
2 9 (36.00%) MSTest
3 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (12.00%) MSBuild
5 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (12.00%) Subversion
5 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Programmer
4 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Programmer
7 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst Programmer
7 3 (12.00%) AWS Developer
8 2 (8.00%) CRM Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (64.00%) WCF
4 13 (52.00%) .NET Framework
5 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (40.00%) XML
6 9 (36.00%) HTML
7 7 (28.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (24.00%) jQuery
8 6 (24.00%) HTML5
8 6 (24.00%) XSLT
9 5 (20.00%) WPF
10 3 (12.00%) JSON
10 3 (12.00%) Ajax
10 3 (12.00%) NHibernate
10 3 (12.00%) CSS
10 3 (12.00%) Web Services
10 3 (12.00%) LINQ to SQL
10 3 (12.00%) CSS3
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Handset
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) MVC
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
3 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
4 6 (24.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 6 (24.00%) OOP
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) OO
6 4 (16.00%) UML
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Web Development
7 3 (12.00%) Release Management
7 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) SOA
7 3 (12.00%) Workflow
7 3 (12.00%) Validation
7 3 (12.00%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (12.00%) Data Mapping
7 3 (12.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) PHP
5 3 (12.00%) VB
5 3 (12.00%) XAML
5 3 (12.00%) F#
6 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
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