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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 119 134 143
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 20 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.81% 0.046% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.15% 0.12% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 7
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
931 818 1285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 37.51% 37.94% 45.73%
Number of salaries quoted 790 683 1117
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +18 18 £52,500 -16.00% 1
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 40 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (97.50%) WCF
3 38 (95.00%) .NET
4 29 (72.50%) Finance
5 28 (70.00%) Software Engineering
6 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
7 24 (60.00%) TDD
7 24 (60.00%) .NET Framework
8 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET
9 22 (55.00%) MVC
9 22 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (52.50%) SQL
11 17 (42.50%) XML
11 17 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (35.00%) Banking
13 14 (35.00%) Android
13 14 (35.00%) MSBuild
14 13 (32.50%) Java
14 13 (32.50%) Multithreading
15 12 (30.00%) NUnit
15 12 (30.00%) WPF
15 12 (30.00%) Apple iOS
16 11 (27.50%) HTML
16 11 (27.50%) XSLT
16 11 (27.50%) Blackberry
16 11 (27.50%) XAML
16 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
16 11 (27.50%) MSTest

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) SMS
1 8 (20.00%) SMPP
1 8 (20.00%) NFC
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (35.00%) MSBuild
3 12 (30.00%) NUnit
4 11 (27.50%) MSTest
5 10 (25.00%) WiX
5 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (72.50%) Finance
2 14 (35.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 13 (32.50%) C# Developer
4 12 (30.00%) Software Engineer
5 10 (25.00%) .NET Developer
6 9 (22.50%) Senior Developer
7 7 (17.50%) Programmer
7 7 (17.50%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (17.50%) .NET Software Engineer
7 7 (17.50%) .NET Programmer
8 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (10.00%) Team Leader
10 4 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
11 2 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
12 1 (2.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) WCF
2 38 (95.00%) .NET
3 24 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET
5 22 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (42.50%) XML
7 12 (30.00%) WPF
8 11 (27.50%) XSLT
8 11 (27.50%) HTML
9 10 (25.00%) Java ME
9 10 (25.00%) jQuery
9 10 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
10 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 9 (22.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (22.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (22.50%) HTML5
11 4 (10.00%) Web Services
12 3 (7.50%) SOAP
12 3 (7.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.50%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Android
2 12 (30.00%) Apple iOS
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (60.00%) TDD
3 22 (55.00%) MVC
4 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (32.50%) Multithreading
6 10 (25.00%) Scrum
7 9 (22.50%) Domain-Driven Design
8 8 (20.00%) Regression Testing
9 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
10 4 (10.00%) OOP
11 3 (7.50%) Workflow
11 3 (7.50%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (5.00%) OO
13 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (52.50%) SQL
3 13 (32.50%) Java
4 11 (27.50%) XAML
4 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
5 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.50%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Telerik
2 4 (10.00%) Facebook
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: to c£50k plus benefits DOE
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