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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 217 228 249
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +21
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 20 31 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.46% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.92% 1.30% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 68
Median salary £48,750 £54,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.13% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £35,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
LINQ
London

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
2172 2392 3899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.97% 35.40% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1990 2154 3455
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 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 10 December 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in the City of London

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 48 (100.00%) C#
1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (89.58%) ASP.NET
3 39 (81.25%) SQL Server
4 36 (75.00%) MVC
5 33 (68.75%) HTML
5 33 (68.75%) CSS
6 31 (64.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (60.42%) SQL
8 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 22 (45.83%) Web Services
10 21 (43.75%) HTML5
11 20 (41.67%) Web Development
12 18 (37.50%) Git (software)
12 18 (37.50%) TDD
13 17 (35.42%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (35.42%) CSS3
14 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
15 15 (31.25%) Ajax
15 15 (31.25%) .NET Framework
16 14 (29.17%) Windows
17 13 (27.08%) Plastic SCM
17 13 (27.08%) Hedge funds
17 13 (27.08%) Entity Framework
17 13 (27.08%) T-SQL
17 13 (27.08%) Oracle
17 13 (27.08%) Multithreading
18 12 (25.00%) jQuery

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 (10.42%) CMS
1 5 (10.42%) IIS
1 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.17%) Sitefinity
4 1 (2.08%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
1 2 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (35.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 13 (27.08%) Plastic SCM
3 9 (18.75%) Subversion
4 7 (14.58%) JIRA
4 7 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
5 6 (12.50%) NUnit
6 4 (8.33%) Selenium
6 4 (8.33%) SpecFlow
7 2 (4.17%) Fiddler
7 2 (4.17%) MSBuild
7 2 (4.17%) NCrunch
7 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (8.33%) Retail
4 3 (6.25%) Advertising
4 3 (6.25%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Front Office
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (95.83%) Developer
2 35 (72.92%) C# Developer
3 34 (70.83%) .NET Developer
4 30 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (33.33%) Senior Developer
7 15 (31.25%) SQL Developer
8 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 12 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 12 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Developer
11 9 (18.75%) C# Web Developer
11 9 (18.75%) Web Developer
12 5 (10.42%) .NET Web Developer
12 5 (10.42%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (10.42%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (8.33%) C# WCF Developer
13 4 (8.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (89.58%) ASP.NET
3 33 (68.75%) CSS
3 33 (68.75%) HTML
4 31 (64.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (45.83%) Web Services
6 21 (43.75%) HTML5
7 17 (35.42%) CSS3
8 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (31.25%) .NET Framework
9 15 (31.25%) Ajax
10 13 (27.08%) Entity Framework
11 12 (25.00%) jQuery
11 12 (25.00%) WCF
12 10 (20.83%) AngularJS
13 9 (18.75%) REST
13 9 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (16.67%) JSON
14 8 (16.67%) Ninject
14 8 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Hedge funds
2 12 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.25%) iPad
4 3 (6.25%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) MVC
2 20 (41.67%) Web Development
3 18 (37.50%) TDD
4 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (27.08%) Multithreading
6 10 (20.83%) High-Frequency Trading
7 8 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (16.67%) Scrum
8 7 (14.58%) OO
9 6 (12.50%) BDD
9 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
10 5 (10.42%) DevOps
10 5 (10.42%) Integration Testing
10 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (10.42%) Workflow
11 4 (8.33%) Asset Management
11 4 (8.33%) MVVM
11 4 (8.33%) SOA
11 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (60.42%) SQL
3 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (27.08%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.50%) XAML
6 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.08%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) VBA
7 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) Oracle
3 10 (20.83%) Sybase
4 5 (10.42%) PayPal
5 3 (6.25%) Sitecore
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