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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 117 118 116
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 23 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.94% 0.93% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.22% 2.12% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 31
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 £24,100 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1034 1037 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 42.12% 43.66% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 882 970 1253
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 25 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 25 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 -1 19 £50,000 -9.09% 1
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 34 (69.39%) SQL Server
6 32 (65.31%) .NET Framework
7 29 (59.18%) XML
8 25 (51.02%) MVC
8 25 (51.02%) NUnit
9 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
10 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (44.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 22 (44.90%) MSTest
11 19 (38.78%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (36.73%) Android
12 18 (36.73%) Finance
13 17 (34.69%) Visual Studio
13 17 (34.69%) SMS
13 17 (34.69%) Multithreading
14 16 (32.65%) TDD
14 16 (32.65%) Banking
15 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
15 15 (30.61%) Scrum
15 15 (30.61%) XSLT
15 15 (30.61%) PowerShell
16 14 (28.57%) Apple iOS
17 13 (26.53%) Windows Phone
17 13 (26.53%) Java ME
17 13 (26.53%) Blackberry

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 5 (10.20%) 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 34 (69.39%) SQL Server
2 22 (44.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (51.02%) NUnit
2 22 (44.90%) MSTest
3 19 (38.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (34.69%) Visual Studio
5 11 (22.45%) WiX
5 11 (22.45%) MSBuild
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 16 (32.65%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (85.71%) Developer
2 29 (59.18%) .NET Developer
3 25 (51.02%) C# Developer
4 18 (36.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (24.49%) Software Engineer
6 10 (20.41%) Software Developer
7 7 (14.29%) Systems Developer
7 7 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (12.24%) Programmer
8 6 (12.24%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (12.24%) .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (12.24%) Web Developer
9 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
9 5 (10.20%) C# Web Developer
9 5 (10.20%) .NET Programmer
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%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (93.88%) .NET
2 43 (87.76%) WCF
3 32 (65.31%) .NET Framework
4 29 (59.18%) XML
5 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
6 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (30.61%) XSLT
8 13 (26.53%) Java ME
9 12 (24.49%) WPF
10 8 (16.33%) jQuery
10 8 (16.33%) HTML
10 8 (16.33%) LINQ to SQL
11 5 (10.20%) Web Services
11 5 (10.20%) CSS
12 4 (8.16%) HTML5
13 3 (6.12%) REST
13 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (6.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (6.12%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.20%) Mathematics
2 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
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 17 (34.69%) Multithreading
4 16 (32.65%) TDD
5 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
5 15 (30.61%) Scrum
6 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
7 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.24%) OOP
9 5 (10.20%) Usability Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Android Development
10 2 (4.08%) OO
10 2 (4.08%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (4.08%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (2.04%) Waterfall
11 1 (2.04%) Web Development
11 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
11 1 (2.04%) UML
11 1 (2.04%) Workflow
11 1 (2.04%) Validation
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 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Unisys
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago