The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 107 117 127
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 18 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.86% 0.97% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.35% 2.33% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 9
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
LINQ
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
765 1030 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.64% 41.63% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 708 847 867
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Cambridgeshire region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +15 17 £45,000 -10.00% 2
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
3 21 (61.76%) WCF
4 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
4 19 (55.88%) SQL
5 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (47.06%) MVC
6 16 (47.06%) .NET Framework
7 13 (38.24%) HTML
8 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
8 12 (35.29%) XML
8 12 (35.29%) Finance
9 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (29.41%) jQuery
10 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
11 9 (26.47%) NUnit
11 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (26.47%) HTML5
11 9 (26.47%) Entity Framework
12 8 (23.53%) Degree
12 8 (23.53%) MSTest
12 8 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (23.53%) TDD
12 8 (23.53%) XSLT
13 7 (20.59%) CSS
13 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
13 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
13 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
13 7 (20.59%) Ajax

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Drupal
2 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 9 (26.47%) NUnit
3 8 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (23.53%) MSTest
4 4 (11.76%) MSBuild
4 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.76%) Subversion
4 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
4 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Software Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Programmer
5 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Applications Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) CRM Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst Programmer
7 2 (5.88%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Junior
7 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
3 21 (61.76%) WCF
4 16 (47.06%) .NET Framework
5 13 (38.24%) HTML
6 12 (35.29%) XML
7 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (29.41%) jQuery
9 9 (26.47%) HTML5
9 9 (26.47%) Entity Framework
10 8 (23.53%) XSLT
11 7 (20.59%) Ajax
11 7 (20.59%) CSS
12 6 (17.65%) JSON
12 6 (17.65%) WPF
12 6 (17.65%) CSS3
13 5 (14.71%) Web Services
14 4 (11.76%) NHibernate
14 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Handset
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Android
1 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) MVC
3 8 (23.53%) TDD
4 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
4 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
5 6 (17.65%) Concurrent Programming
5 6 (17.65%) OOP
5 6 (17.65%) CRM
6 5 (14.71%) UML
6 5 (14.71%) Web Development
6 5 (14.71%) Scrum
6 5 (14.71%) Automated Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Release Management
7 4 (11.76%) SOA
7 4 (11.76%) OO
8 3 (8.82%) Workflow
8 3 (8.82%) Validation
8 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (55.88%) SQL
3 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.65%) PHP
5 4 (11.76%) VB
6 3 (8.82%) F#
7 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.88%) XAML
7 2 (5.88%) Java
8 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Zend
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