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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 113 119 138
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 23 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.94% 0.72% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% 1.78% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 17
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
989 901 1479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.62% 40.37% 49.30%
Number of salaries quoted 814 821 1343
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +4 19 £46,250 -9.75% 4
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 47 (97.92%) C#
2 45 (93.75%) .NET
3 42 (87.50%) WCF
4 38 (79.17%) SQL
5 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
5 27 (56.25%) .NET Framework
6 24 (50.00%) Finance
7 23 (47.92%) MVC
7 23 (47.92%) XML
8 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET
9 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
10 17 (35.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (33.33%) TDD
11 16 (33.33%) NUnit
12 15 (31.25%) Android
12 15 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (29.17%) LINQ to SQL
13 14 (29.17%) MSTest
14 12 (25.00%) Multithreading
14 12 (25.00%) Banking
15 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
15 11 (22.92%) HTML
15 11 (22.92%) XSLT
15 11 (22.92%) jQuery
15 11 (22.92%) Apple iOS
16 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
16 10 (20.83%) SMS
16 10 (20.83%) JavaScript

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (2.08%) CMS
1 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) SMS
2 7 (14.58%) NFC
3 6 (12.50%) SMPP
4 3 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 15 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (33.33%) NUnit
3 14 (29.17%) MSTest
4 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
5 7 (14.58%) MSBuild
6 6 (12.50%) WiX
General
1 24 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (87.50%) Developer
2 27 (56.25%) .NET Developer
3 21 (43.75%) C# Developer
4 15 (31.25%) Software Engineer
4 15 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 10 (20.83%) .NET Software Engineer
6 10 (20.83%) Programmer
7 9 (18.75%) .NET Programmer
8 8 (16.67%) Senior Developer
9 6 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (10.42%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
11 4 (8.33%) Systems Developer
11 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
12 3 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
12 3 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
12 3 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
13 2 (4.17%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (93.75%) .NET
2 42 (87.50%) WCF
3 27 (56.25%) .NET Framework
4 23 (47.92%) XML
5 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET
6 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (29.17%) LINQ to SQL
8 11 (22.92%) HTML
8 11 (22.92%) XSLT
8 11 (22.92%) jQuery
9 8 (16.67%) Java ME
10 7 (14.58%) WPF
10 7 (14.58%) HTML5
11 6 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (12.50%) Web Services
12 5 (10.42%) CSS
12 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.25%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) Ergonomics
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Android
2 11 (22.92%) Apple iOS
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Phone
4 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) MVC
2 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 16 (33.33%) TDD
4 12 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 10 (20.83%) Scrum
6 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.67%) OOP
7 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 5 (10.42%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (10.42%) Android Development
9 4 (8.33%) Usability Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (6.25%) Workflow
11 2 (4.17%) OO
11 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
12 1 (2.08%) Validation
12 1 (2.08%) UML
12 1 (2.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) C#
2 38 (79.17%) SQL
3 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
3 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.75%) Java
5 8 (16.67%) XAML
6 7 (14.58%) T-SQL
6 7 (14.58%) VB
7 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) COBOL
8 1 (2.08%) LINC
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Telerik
3 1 (2.08%) Unisys
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