The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
London / City of London
Rank 216 231 251
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +20
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 13 20 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.31% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 0.90% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 55
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1884 2210 3354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.65% 34.24% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1720 1994 2992
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

LINQ
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the City of London region.

LINQ Salary Trend in the City of London

LINQ
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

LINQ Salary Histogram in the City of London

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (97.67%) .NET
3 39 (90.70%) ASP.NET
4 32 (74.42%) HTML
5 31 (72.09%) SQL Server
5 31 (72.09%) CSS
5 31 (72.09%) MVC
6 29 (67.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (55.81%) SQL
8 21 (48.84%) HTML5
9 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
10 18 (41.86%) Git (software)
11 17 (39.53%) Web Development
11 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (37.21%) CSS3
12 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (34.88%) TDD
13 15 (34.88%) Multithreading
13 15 (34.88%) Oracle
13 15 (34.88%) Web Services
14 14 (32.56%) Windows
14 14 (32.56%) Hedge funds
14 14 (32.56%) Computer Science
15 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
15 13 (30.23%) Ajax
15 13 (30.23%) Plastic SCM
16 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
16 12 (27.91%) Entity Framework
16 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (25.58%) REST

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.63%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) CMS
2 3 (6.98%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.33%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (72.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (41.86%) Git (software)
2 13 (30.23%) Plastic SCM
3 8 (18.60%) Subversion
4 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
5 5 (11.63%) JIRA
5 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (9.30%) Selenium
6 4 (9.30%) SpecFlow
7 3 (6.98%) NUnit
8 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.33%) CodeRush
9 1 (2.33%) ReSharper
9 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Marketing
3 5 (11.63%) Advertising
4 4 (9.30%) Front Office
4 4 (9.30%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Automotive
5 1 (2.33%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (97.67%) Developer
2 31 (72.09%) .NET Developer
2 31 (72.09%) C# Developer
3 26 (60.47%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (34.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (34.88%) Senior Developer
5 13 (30.23%) SQL Developer
6 12 (27.91%) Senior .NET Developer
6 12 (27.91%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 12 (27.91%) Senior C# Developer
7 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (13.95%) C# Web Developer
9 6 (13.95%) Web Developer
10 5 (11.63%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (11.63%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (9.30%) C# WCF Developer
11 4 (9.30%) WCF Developer
12 3 (6.98%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (97.67%) .NET
2 39 (90.70%) ASP.NET
3 32 (74.42%) HTML
4 31 (72.09%) CSS
5 29 (67.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (48.84%) HTML5
7 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (37.21%) CSS3
9 15 (34.88%) Web Services
10 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
10 13 (30.23%) Ajax
11 12 (27.91%) Entity Framework
12 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
12 11 (25.58%) REST
13 10 (23.26%) jQuery
13 10 (23.26%) JSON
13 10 (23.26%) WCF
14 8 (18.60%) Ninject
14 8 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (16.28%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Computer Science
1 14 (32.56%) Hedge funds
2 5 (11.63%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.98%) iPad
4 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Derivative
5 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) MVC
2 17 (39.53%) Web Development
3 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (34.88%) Multithreading
4 15 (34.88%) TDD
5 10 (23.26%) High-Frequency Trading
6 9 (20.93%) Scrum
7 6 (13.95%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (13.95%) SOA
8 5 (11.63%) BDD
8 5 (11.63%) DevOps
8 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
8 5 (11.63%) MVVM
8 5 (11.63%) OO
8 5 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (11.63%) Workflow
9 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
9 4 (9.30%) Automated Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (55.81%) SQL
3 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.60%) T-SQL
4 8 (18.60%) XAML
5 6 (13.95%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.33%) VB
6 1 (2.33%) VBA
6 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle
2 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.58%) Sybase
4 5 (11.63%) PayPal
5 3 (6.98%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.33%) TIBCO
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