The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 81 79 92
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 20 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.88% 2.38% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.68% 5.76% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 18
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
427 608 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.17% 41.30% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 376 559 564
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (93.33%) SQL
4 26 (86.67%) MVC
5 22 (73.33%) WCF
6 20 (66.67%) XML
7 19 (63.33%) CSS
7 19 (63.33%) HTML
7 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
7 19 (63.33%) jQuery
7 19 (63.33%) REST
8 18 (60.00%) .NET Framework
9 15 (50.00%) XSLT
9 15 (50.00%) QA
10 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
10 14 (46.67%) VB.NET
10 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (46.67%) Entity Framework
11 13 (43.33%) Front End Development
11 13 (43.33%) Web Services
12 12 (40.00%) JSON
12 12 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
13 11 (36.67%) Ajax
14 10 (33.33%) Selenium
14 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
14 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (30.00%) Mobile App
15 9 (30.00%) Web Development
16 8 (26.67%) NUnit

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Drupal
1 2 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) HTTP
2 4 (13.33%) NFC
2 4 (13.33%) SMPP
2 4 (13.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Selenium
2 8 (26.67%) MSTest
2 8 (26.67%) NUnit
3 5 (16.67%) JIRA
3 5 (16.67%) MSBuild
4 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (26.67%) Banking
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Senior Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Software Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (23.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 6 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
7 5 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (16.67%) Angular Developer
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (16.67%) C# WCF Developer
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
7 5 (16.67%) HTML Developer
7 5 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (16.67%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) WCF
3 20 (66.67%) XML
4 19 (63.33%) CSS
4 19 (63.33%) HTML
4 19 (63.33%) jQuery
4 19 (63.33%) REST
5 18 (60.00%) .NET Framework
6 15 (50.00%) XSLT
7 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (46.67%) Entity Framework
8 13 (43.33%) Web Services
9 12 (40.00%) JSON
9 12 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
10 11 (36.67%) Ajax
11 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (26.67%) CSS3
12 8 (26.67%) HTML5
13 7 (23.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (23.33%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (86.67%) MVC
3 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 13 (43.33%) Front End Development
5 9 (30.00%) Web Development
6 8 (26.67%) Scrum
7 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
7 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
7 7 (23.33%) TDD
8 6 (20.00%) OO
8 6 (20.00%) OOP
8 6 (20.00%) SDLC
9 5 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (16.67%) Kanban
10 4 (13.33%) Multithreading
11 3 (10.00%) Concurrent Programming
11 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
12 2 (6.67%) Code Coverage
12 2 (6.67%) Pair Programming
12 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (93.33%) SQL
3 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (46.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
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