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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 102 103 119
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 13 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.87% 1.27% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 2.88% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 10
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +47.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
614 798 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.18% 44.02% 43.19%
Number of salaries quoted 542 705 789
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 21 April 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (84.00%) WCF
3 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
4 17 (68.00%) MVC
4 17 (68.00%) .NET Framework
5 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (56.00%) Finance
7 13 (52.00%) SQL
8 12 (48.00%) HTML
8 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (44.00%) TDD
9 11 (44.00%) NUnit
10 10 (40.00%) MSTest
10 10 (40.00%) Entity Framework
11 9 (36.00%) HTML5
11 9 (36.00%) Data Analysis
11 9 (36.00%) jQuery
12 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
12 8 (32.00%) XML
13 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
13 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (24.00%) OOP
14 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (24.00%) Domain-Driven Design
14 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 1 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) NUnit
2 10 (40.00%) MSTest
3 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Software Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Programmer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (24.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Programmer
5 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) AWS Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst Programmer
6 3 (12.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Programmer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (84.00%) WCF
3 17 (68.00%) .NET Framework
4 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (48.00%) HTML
6 10 (40.00%) Entity Framework
7 9 (36.00%) HTML5
7 9 (36.00%) jQuery
8 8 (32.00%) XML
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (16.00%) WPF
11 3 (12.00%) LINQ to SQL
11 3 (12.00%) XSLT
12 2 (8.00%) Web Services
12 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (12.00%) Handset
3 1 (4.00%) Ergonomics
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) MVC
2 11 (44.00%) TDD
3 9 (36.00%) Data Analysis
4 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (24.00%) OOP
5 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (16.00%) OO
8 3 (12.00%) Workflow
8 3 (12.00%) Validation
8 3 (12.00%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (12.00%) Data Mapping
9 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Functional Programming
10 1 (4.00%) UML
10 1 (4.00%) User Stories
10 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (16.00%) XAML
6 3 (12.00%) VB
7 2 (8.00%) F#
8 1 (4.00%) PHP
8 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) VMware
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