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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 75 100 105
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 30 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.41% 1.11% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.95% 2.66% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 25
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £37,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
606 601 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.67% 41.74% 43.62%
Number of salaries quoted 537 530 714
Median salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 60 (100.00%) C#
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (81.67%) SQL
4 47 (78.33%) MVC
5 46 (76.67%) .NET Framework
6 44 (73.33%) Software Engineering
7 43 (71.67%) WCF
8 42 (70.00%) QA
8 42 (70.00%) Entity Framework
9 41 (68.33%) VB.NET
10 40 (66.67%) HTML
11 38 (63.33%) REST
11 38 (63.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 37 (61.67%) XML
13 36 (60.00%) XSLT
13 36 (60.00%) CSS
14 35 (58.33%) JavaScript
14 35 (58.33%) Automated Testing
14 35 (58.33%) jQuery
15 33 (55.00%) JSON
16 32 (53.33%) Ajax
16 32 (53.33%) Front End Development
17 28 (46.67%) SDLC
17 28 (46.67%) Selenium
17 28 (46.67%) Razor View Engine
18 22 (36.67%) JIRA
18 22 (36.67%) Kanban
19 18 (30.00%) T-SQL
19 18 (30.00%) ADO

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 4 (6.67%) Facebook Platform
1 4 (6.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) NFC
2 2 (3.33%) SMPP
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (46.67%) Selenium
2 22 (36.67%) JIRA
3 4 (6.67%) MSTest
3 4 (6.67%) NUnit
4 2 (3.33%) MSBuild
4 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.67%) Hudson
General
1 2 (3.33%) Banking
1 2 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (71.67%) Developer
2 32 (53.33%) Senior Developer
3 29 (48.33%) Software Developer
4 28 (46.67%) C# Developer
5 24 (40.00%) .NET Developer
5 24 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 21 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
9 19 (31.67%) Agile C# Developer
9 19 (31.67%) Agile Developer
9 19 (31.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 19 (31.67%) Senior Agile Developer
9 19 (31.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 18 (30.00%) Software Engineer
11 16 (26.67%) Agile .NET Developer
11 16 (26.67%) C# Software Developer
11 16 (26.67%) Senior Software Engineer
12 14 (23.33%) C# WCF Developer
12 14 (23.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (76.67%) .NET Framework
3 43 (71.67%) WCF
4 42 (70.00%) Entity Framework
5 40 (66.67%) HTML
6 38 (63.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 38 (63.33%) REST
7 37 (61.67%) XML
8 36 (60.00%) CSS
8 36 (60.00%) XSLT
9 35 (58.33%) jQuery
10 33 (55.00%) JSON
11 32 (53.33%) Ajax
12 28 (46.67%) Razor View Engine
13 18 (30.00%) ADO
14 16 (26.67%) HTML5
15 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET
16 11 (18.33%) Web Services
17 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 9 (15.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (78.33%) MVC
3 44 (73.33%) Software Engineering
4 35 (58.33%) Automated Testing
5 32 (53.33%) Front End Development
6 28 (46.67%) SDLC
7 22 (36.67%) Kanban
8 15 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 11 (18.33%) TDD
10 8 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (13.33%) DevOps
10 8 (13.33%) High Availability
10 8 (13.33%) User Stories
11 7 (11.67%) Code Coverage
11 7 (11.67%) Data Modelling
11 7 (11.67%) Data Protection
11 7 (11.67%) Line Management
11 7 (11.67%) Pair Programming
12 6 (10.00%) Scrum
13 4 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (81.67%) SQL
3 41 (68.33%) VB.NET
4 35 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 18 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (70.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) DevExpress
2 4 (6.67%) Facebook
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
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