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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 95 119 128
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +9
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 39 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.87% 0.62% 0.049%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.32% 1.50% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 1
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
902 931 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 43.22% 41.23% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 763 779 679
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +26 37 £52,000 +30.00% 3
Huntingdon - 1 £45,000 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 69 (100.00%) C#
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 66 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (76.81%) Software Engineering
4 52 (75.36%) SQL
5 50 (72.46%) MVC
6 46 (66.67%) .NET Framework
7 41 (59.42%) WCF
7 41 (59.42%) Entity Framework
7 41 (59.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 38 (55.07%) HTML
9 36 (52.17%) QA
10 35 (50.72%) JavaScript
11 34 (49.28%) jQuery
12 32 (46.38%) Automated Testing
13 31 (44.93%) REST
14 30 (43.48%) CSS
15 29 (42.03%) VB.NET
16 28 (40.58%) XML
16 28 (40.58%) XSLT
17 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET
17 27 (39.13%) SDLC
18 25 (36.23%) Front End Development
19 23 (33.33%) Unit Testing
19 23 (33.33%) Selenium
19 23 (33.33%) Ajax
19 23 (33.33%) JSON
20 22 (31.88%) Razor View Engine
21 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
22 17 (24.64%) TDD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (5.80%) Facebook Platform
1 4 (5.80%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) Drupal
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) HTTP
2 2 (2.90%) NFC
2 2 (2.90%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.80%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (33.33%) Selenium
2 16 (23.19%) JIRA
3 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio
4 6 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (7.25%) MSTest
5 5 (7.25%) NUnit
6 2 (2.90%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (2.90%) Banking
1 2 (2.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (71.01%) Developer
2 37 (53.62%) .NET Developer
3 35 (50.72%) C# Developer
4 34 (49.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 33 (47.83%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (44.93%) Software Developer
7 29 (42.03%) C# Software Developer
7 29 (42.03%) Senior Developer
8 27 (39.13%) .NET Software Developer
9 26 (37.68%) Senior Software Developer
9 26 (37.68%) Software Engineer
10 24 (34.78%) Senior .NET Developer
10 24 (34.78%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 24 (34.78%) Senior C# Developer
11 21 (30.43%) Senior .NET Software Developer
12 18 (26.09%) Agile .NET Developer
12 18 (26.09%) Agile C# Developer
12 18 (26.09%) Agile Developer
12 18 (26.09%) Senior Agile Developer
13 17 (24.64%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 41 (59.42%) ASP.NET Web API
3 41 (59.42%) Entity Framework
3 41 (59.42%) WCF
4 38 (55.07%) HTML
5 34 (49.28%) jQuery
6 31 (44.93%) REST
7 30 (43.48%) CSS
8 28 (40.58%) XML
8 28 (40.58%) XSLT
9 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET
10 23 (33.33%) Ajax
10 23 (33.33%) JSON
11 22 (31.88%) Razor View Engine
12 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (23.19%) Web Services
14 14 (20.29%) HTML5
15 12 (17.39%) WPF
16 11 (15.94%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.80%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (76.81%) Software Engineering
3 50 (72.46%) MVC
4 32 (46.38%) Automated Testing
5 27 (39.13%) SDLC
6 25 (36.23%) Front End Development
7 23 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 17 (24.64%) TDD
9 16 (23.19%) Kanban
10 13 (18.84%) Scrum
11 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
13 6 (8.70%) CRM
14 5 (7.25%) Code Coverage
14 5 (7.25%) Data Modelling
14 5 (7.25%) Multithreading
14 5 (7.25%) OOP
14 5 (7.25%) Pair Programming
14 5 (7.25%) Service Delivery
14 5 (7.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (75.36%) SQL
3 35 (50.72%) JavaScript
4 29 (42.03%) VB.NET
5 15 (21.74%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.90%) XAML
8 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (52.17%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.80%) DevExpress
3 4 (5.80%) Facebook
4 2 (2.90%) Sencha
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £58k DOE + fantasticbenefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £57700.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago