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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 102 - 112
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 12 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.74% - 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.80% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
667 588 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.87% 41.44% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 551 517 682
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) WCF
3 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
4 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
4 22 (70.97%) Finance
5 21 (67.74%) TDD
5 21 (67.74%) .NET Framework
5 21 (67.74%) MVC
5 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (61.29%) Software Engineering
7 16 (51.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (48.39%) SQL
9 14 (45.16%) XML
9 14 (45.16%) NUnit
9 14 (45.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (41.94%) MSTest
10 13 (41.94%) Banking
11 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (35.48%) WPF
11 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
11 11 (35.48%) HTML
11 11 (35.48%) PowerShell
11 11 (35.48%) MSBuild
12 10 (32.26%) WiX
12 10 (32.26%) Android
12 10 (32.26%) XAML
12 10 (32.26%) Java
12 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
12 10 (32.26%) XSLT

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (3.23%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) NFC
1 8 (25.81%) SMPP
1 8 (25.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 16 (51.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (32.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) NUnit
1 14 (45.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (41.94%) MSTest
3 11 (35.48%) MSBuild
4 10 (32.26%) WiX
4 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (70.97%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Software Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C# Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Software Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Programmer
6 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
6 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Software Team Leader
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Programmer
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Programmer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) WCF
3 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
4 21 (67.74%) .NET Framework
4 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (45.16%) XML
6 11 (35.48%) WPF
6 11 (35.48%) HTML
7 10 (32.26%) XSLT
7 10 (32.26%) Java ME
7 10 (32.26%) jQuery
8 9 (29.03%) HTML5
8 9 (29.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 9 (29.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (16.13%) LINQ to SQL
10 3 (9.68%) Web Services
11 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
11 2 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Ergonomics
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Android
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Phone
2 8 (25.81%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) TDD
1 21 (67.74%) MVC
2 19 (61.29%) Software Engineering
3 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) Scrum
5 9 (29.03%) Domain-Driven Design
5 9 (29.03%) Multithreading
6 8 (25.81%) Regression Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) OOP
9 2 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (6.45%) OO
9 2 (6.45%) Workflow
9 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.23%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
3 11 (35.48%) PowerShell
4 10 (32.26%) XAML
4 10 (32.26%) Java
4 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Telerik
2 4 (12.90%) Facebook
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) VMware