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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 105 110 113
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.51% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 0.31% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 5
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +43.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
661 635 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.02% 43.61% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 552 564 669
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) WCF
3 25 (89.29%) SQL Server
4 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET
5 21 (75.00%) MVC
5 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (71.43%) .NET Framework
6 20 (71.43%) TDD
7 18 (64.29%) Finance
8 17 (60.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
10 15 (53.57%) NUnit
11 14 (50.00%) Banking
11 14 (50.00%) MSTest
12 13 (46.43%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (46.43%) XML
13 12 (42.86%) WPF
14 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (39.29%) SQL
14 11 (39.29%) XAML
14 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
14 11 (39.29%) MSBuild
15 10 (35.71%) WiX
15 10 (35.71%) Android
15 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
15 10 (35.71%) HTML
15 10 (35.71%) Java
15 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
15 10 (35.71%) Scrum

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (3.57%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) SMS
1 8 (28.57%) SMPP
1 8 (28.57%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (89.29%) SQL Server
2 17 (60.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) NUnit
2 14 (50.00%) MSTest
3 13 (46.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (39.29%) MSBuild
5 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
5 10 (35.71%) WiX
6 1 (3.57%) Subversion
6 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 14 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Software Developer
3 8 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
6 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
7 3 (10.71%) Programmer
7 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Programmer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) WCF
3 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET
4 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (71.43%) .NET Framework
6 13 (46.43%) XML
7 12 (42.86%) WPF
8 10 (35.71%) Java ME
8 10 (35.71%) HTML
9 9 (32.14%) XSLT
9 9 (32.14%) jQuery
10 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 8 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (28.57%) HTML5
10 8 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (7.14%) Web Services
11 2 (7.14%) CSS
12 1 (3.57%) SOAP
12 1 (3.57%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.57%) Ergonomics
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Android
2 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) MVC
2 20 (71.43%) TDD
3 16 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (35.71%) Scrum
6 9 (32.14%) Multithreading
7 8 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (28.57%) Regression Testing
8 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) OOP
9 2 (7.14%) OO
9 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (3.57%) User Stories
10 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) XAML
2 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
3 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 10 (35.71%) Java
4 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Telerik
2 4 (14.29%) Facebook
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
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