The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 113 119 121
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 23 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.93% 0.84% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.20% 1.94% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 28
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £22,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1044 1033 1438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 42.23% 43.46% 51.36%
Number of salaries quoted 881 966 1275
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
East of England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 +6 19 £50,000 -9.09%
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 48 (97.96%) C#
2 46 (93.88%) .NET
3 43 (87.76%) WCF
4 39 (79.59%) SQL
5 33 (67.35%) SQL Server
6 31 (63.27%) .NET Framework
7 28 (57.14%) XML
8 25 (51.02%) MVC
9 24 (48.98%) NUnit
10 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
11 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
12 21 (42.86%) MSTest
13 19 (38.78%) Team Foundation Server
14 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (36.73%) Android
14 18 (36.73%) Finance
15 17 (34.69%) SMS
16 16 (32.65%) Visual Studio
16 16 (32.65%) TDD
16 16 (32.65%) Banking
16 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
16 16 (32.65%) Multithreading
17 15 (30.61%) PowerShell
17 15 (30.61%) Scrum
18 14 (28.57%) XSLT
18 14 (28.57%) Apple iOS
19 13 (26.53%) Windows Phone
19 13 (26.53%) Java ME
19 13 (26.53%) Blackberry

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (2.04%) IIS
1 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) SMS
2 12 (24.49%) NFC
3 11 (22.45%) SMPP
4 3 (6.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (67.35%) SQL Server
2 21 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (48.98%) NUnit
2 21 (42.86%) MSTest
3 19 (38.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (32.65%) Visual Studio
5 11 (22.45%) MSBuild
5 11 (22.45%) WiX
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 16 (32.65%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (85.71%) Developer
2 30 (61.22%) .NET Developer
3 25 (51.02%) C# Developer
4 18 (36.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (26.53%) Software Engineer
6 10 (20.41%) Software Developer
7 7 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Systems Developer
7 7 (14.29%) Programmer
7 7 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (12.24%) .NET Programmer
8 6 (12.24%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (12.24%) Web Developer
9 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
9 5 (10.20%) C# Web Developer
9 5 (10.20%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (6.12%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Developer
12 2 (4.08%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (93.88%) .NET
2 43 (87.76%) WCF
3 31 (63.27%) .NET Framework
4 28 (57.14%) XML
5 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
6 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (28.57%) XSLT
8 13 (26.53%) Java ME
9 12 (24.49%) WPF
10 9 (18.37%) LINQ to SQL
11 8 (16.33%) jQuery
11 8 (16.33%) HTML
12 5 (10.20%) Web Services
12 5 (10.20%) CSS
13 4 (8.16%) HTML5
14 3 (6.12%) CGI
14 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (6.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 3 (6.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.20%) Mathematics
2 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.04%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Android
2 14 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 13 (26.53%) Windows Phone
4 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) MVC
2 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.65%) TDD
3 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
3 16 (32.65%) Multithreading
4 15 (30.61%) Scrum
5 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.24%) OOP
8 5 (10.20%) Usability Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Android Development
9 2 (4.08%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (4.08%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (4.08%) OO
10 1 (2.04%) UML
10 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.04%) Workflow
10 1 (2.04%) Validation
10 1 (2.04%) Web Development
10 1 (2.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 48 (97.96%) C#
2 39 (79.59%) SQL
3 15 (30.61%) PowerShell
4 13 (26.53%) Java
5 12 (24.49%) XAML
6 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.20%) VB
8 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
8 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.04%) COBOL
9 1 (2.04%) LINC
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Telerik
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Unisys
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 6 days ago