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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 114 113 136
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 16 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.77% 1.15% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.02% 2.68% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 15
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +47.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
794 1043 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 38.15% 42.78% 46.44%
Number of salaries quoted 679 910 1099
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 16 £45,000 - 2
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) ASP.NET
3 22 (81.48%) WCF
4 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
5 19 (70.37%) MVC
6 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (59.26%) .NET Framework
8 13 (48.15%) Finance
9 12 (44.44%) SQL
9 12 (44.44%) XML
9 12 (44.44%) TDD
10 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (37.04%) NUnit
11 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
11 10 (37.04%) HTML
11 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
12 9 (33.33%) MSTest
12 9 (33.33%) WPF
12 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
13 8 (29.63%) Entity Framework
13 8 (29.63%) Banking
13 8 (29.63%) XAML
14 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
14 7 (25.93%) HTML5
14 7 (25.93%) jQuery
14 7 (25.93%) Mobile Payment
15 6 (22.22%) OOP

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) NUnit
2 9 (33.33%) MSTest
3 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (11.11%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Software Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
4 9 (33.33%) Programmer
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (18.52%) AWS Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst Programmer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Software Programmer
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) ASP.NET
3 22 (81.48%) WCF
4 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (59.26%) .NET Framework
6 12 (44.44%) XML
7 10 (37.04%) HTML
8 9 (33.33%) WPF
9 8 (29.63%) Entity Framework
10 7 (25.93%) HTML5
10 7 (25.93%) jQuery
11 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (14.81%) XSLT
12 3 (11.11%) Web Services
12 3 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
13 2 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
14 1 (3.70%) CSS
14 1 (3.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (14.81%) Handset
3 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.70%) Ergonomics
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Android
1 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) MVC
2 12 (44.44%) TDD
3 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
5 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
6 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
7 6 (22.22%) OOP
8 5 (18.52%) Scrum
9 4 (14.81%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (14.81%) Concurrent Programming
9 4 (14.81%) OO
10 3 (11.11%) Validation
10 3 (11.11%) Workflow
10 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (11.11%) Data Mapping
11 2 (7.41%) Web Development
11 2 (7.41%) Functional Programming
12 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
12 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) XAML
5 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
6 4 (14.81%) Java
7 3 (11.11%) VB
8 2 (7.41%) F#
9 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) VMware
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