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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 219 244 296
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +52
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 27 69 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.66% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% 1.90% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20 56 31
Median salary £57,500 £57,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.43% +0.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £41,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
2574 3627 4631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.93% 34.63% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2350 3131 3965
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (98.44%) C#
3 54 (84.38%) SQL Server
4 44 (68.75%) Microsoft
5 43 (67.19%) MVC
5 43 (67.19%) ASP.NET
6 41 (64.06%) JavaScript
7 37 (57.81%) .NET Framework
8 36 (56.25%) SQL
9 30 (46.88%) CSS
10 29 (45.31%) T-SQL
10 29 (45.31%) Web Services
11 26 (40.63%) WCF
12 24 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (37.50%) TDD
12 24 (37.50%) HTML
13 23 (35.94%) MS Excel
13 23 (35.94%) jQuery
14 22 (34.38%) Entity Framework
14 22 (34.38%) NUnit
14 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (32.81%) NHibernate
15 21 (32.81%) Finance
16 20 (31.25%) JIRA
17 19 (29.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (29.69%) Dependency Injection
18 17 (26.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 16 (25.00%) Line Management
19 16 (25.00%) SOAP
20 15 (23.44%) Visual Studio

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 10 (15.63%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) CMS
3 2 (3.13%) IIS
3 2 (3.13%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.56%) Confluence
4 1 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (35.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) HipChat
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) SaaS
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) Firewall
1 10 (15.63%) SMTP
2 1 (1.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (84.38%) SQL Server
2 19 (29.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (26.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) NUnit
2 20 (31.25%) JIRA
3 15 (23.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (23.44%) Visual Studio
4 13 (20.31%) Git (software)
4 13 (20.31%) MSBuild
5 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 10 (15.63%) Fiddler
6 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
6 10 (15.63%) NCrunch
6 10 (15.63%) SoapUI
6 10 (15.63%) TeamCity
7 7 (10.94%) NMock
7 7 (10.94%) Plastic SCM
8 5 (7.81%) Subversion
9 3 (4.69%) CruiseControl
9 3 (4.69%) Moq
9 3 (4.69%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 21 (32.81%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Banking
3 8 (12.50%) Marketing
4 3 (4.69%) Law
5 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.13%) Front Office
6 1 (1.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) Games
6 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (78.13%) Developer
2 33 (51.56%) C# Developer
3 29 (45.31%) .NET Developer
4 26 (40.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (28.13%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (28.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (26.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 13 (20.31%) SQL Developer
8 12 (18.75%) Senior Developer
9 10 (15.63%) CRM Developer
10 7 (10.94%) .NET Development Team Leader
10 7 (10.94%) .NET Team Leader
10 7 (10.94%) Development Team Leader
10 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Developer
10 7 (10.94%) Team Leader
11 5 (7.81%) Angular Developer
12 4 (6.25%) .NET Architect
12 4 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
12 4 (6.25%) Lead Developer
12 4 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (67.19%) ASP.NET
3 37 (57.81%) .NET Framework
4 30 (46.88%) CSS
5 29 (45.31%) Web Services
6 26 (40.63%) WCF
7 24 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (37.50%) HTML
8 23 (35.94%) jQuery
9 22 (34.38%) Entity Framework
10 21 (32.81%) NHibernate
11 16 (25.00%) SOAP
12 15 (23.44%) Ajax
13 13 (20.31%) XML
14 11 (17.19%) AngularJS
14 11 (17.19%) HTML5
15 10 (15.63%) RESTful
15 10 (15.63%) Unity DI Container
16 9 (14.06%) WPF
17 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.75%) N-Tier
3 10 (15.63%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (10.94%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.13%) Equities
6 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (67.19%) MVC
2 24 (37.50%) TDD
3 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (29.69%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (25.00%) Line Management
6 14 (21.88%) Web Development
7 13 (20.31%) OO
8 11 (17.19%) Multithreading
9 10 (15.63%) Configuration Management
9 10 (15.63%) CRM
9 10 (15.63%) Mentoring
10 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
10 9 (14.06%) Wealth Management
11 8 (12.50%) Unit Testing
12 7 (10.94%) BDD
12 7 (10.94%) Scrum
12 7 (10.94%) SDLC
13 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
14 4 (6.25%) DNA
14 4 (6.25%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 63 (98.44%) C#
2 41 (64.06%) JavaScript
3 36 (56.25%) SQL
4 29 (45.31%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) MCAD
2 1 (1.56%) MCSD
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 44 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle
2 7 (10.94%) Sybase
3 1 (1.56%) iManage
3 1 (1.56%) LexisNexis
3 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.56%) Splunk
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 13 days ago