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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 98 120 122
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 36 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.72% 0.62% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.94% 1.55% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 26
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
913 838 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 43.66% 39.90% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 798 714 965
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +17 28 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Huntingdon - 1 £37,500 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 75 (100.00%) C#
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (81.33%) SQL
4 60 (80.00%) MVC
5 52 (69.33%) Software Engineering
6 51 (68.00%) HTML
6 51 (68.00%) .NET Framework
7 47 (62.67%) WCF
7 47 (62.67%) JavaScript
8 46 (61.33%) jQuery
8 46 (61.33%) Entity Framework
9 45 (60.00%) REST
10 44 (58.67%) CSS
11 43 (57.33%) QA
11 43 (57.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 40 (53.33%) VB.NET
13 37 (49.33%) Automated Testing
13 37 (49.33%) XML
13 37 (49.33%) XSLT
14 32 (42.67%) Ajax
14 32 (42.67%) JSON
14 32 (42.67%) Front End Development
14 32 (42.67%) SDLC
15 29 (38.67%) Selenium
15 29 (38.67%) Razor View Engine
16 27 (36.00%) ASP.NET
17 23 (30.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (28.00%) Web Services
18 21 (28.00%) T-SQL

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (5.33%) Facebook Platform
1 4 (5.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (2.67%) NFC
2 2 (2.67%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (38.67%) Selenium
2 21 (28.00%) JIRA
3 5 (6.67%) MSTest
3 5 (6.67%) NUnit
3 5 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.67%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (2.67%) Banking
1 2 (2.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 56 (74.67%) Developer
2 39 (52.00%) .NET Developer
3 38 (50.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 35 (46.67%) Senior Developer
5 33 (44.00%) C# Developer
6 32 (42.67%) Software Developer
7 28 (37.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (36.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 25 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
10 24 (32.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 24 (32.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 22 (29.33%) C# Software Developer
11 22 (29.33%) Software Engineer
12 21 (28.00%) Agile C# Developer
12 21 (28.00%) Agile Developer
12 21 (28.00%) Senior Agile Developer
13 18 (24.00%) .NET Software Developer
13 18 (24.00%) Agile .NET Developer
13 18 (24.00%) ASP.NET Developer
14 17 (22.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (68.00%) .NET Framework
2 51 (68.00%) HTML
3 47 (62.67%) WCF
4 46 (61.33%) Entity Framework
4 46 (61.33%) jQuery
5 45 (60.00%) REST
6 44 (58.67%) CSS
7 43 (57.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 37 (49.33%) XML
8 37 (49.33%) XSLT
9 32 (42.67%) Ajax
9 32 (42.67%) JSON
10 29 (38.67%) Razor View Engine
11 27 (36.00%) ASP.NET
12 23 (30.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (28.00%) Web Services
14 18 (24.00%) ADO
14 18 (24.00%) HTML5
15 11 (14.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.33%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (80.00%) MVC
3 52 (69.33%) Software Engineering
4 37 (49.33%) Automated Testing
5 32 (42.67%) Front End Development
5 32 (42.67%) SDLC
6 21 (28.00%) Kanban
7 19 (25.33%) Unit Testing
8 14 (18.67%) TDD
9 12 (16.00%) OOP
10 11 (14.67%) OO
11 8 (10.67%) Code Coverage
11 8 (10.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (10.67%) Data Modelling
11 8 (10.67%) Data Protection
11 8 (10.67%) DevOps
11 8 (10.67%) High Availability
11 8 (10.67%) Line Management
11 8 (10.67%) Pair Programming
11 8 (10.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) C#
2 61 (81.33%) SQL
3 47 (62.67%) JavaScript
4 40 (53.33%) VB.NET
5 21 (28.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (57.33%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) DevExpress
2 4 (5.33%) Facebook
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle
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