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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 224 238 303
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +65
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 28 68 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.70% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.13% 1.98% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 19 48 30
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £54,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £47,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,950 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
2475 3433 4507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.49% 35.42% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2273 2917 3907
Median salary £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (98.21%) C#
3 46 (82.14%) SQL Server
4 38 (67.86%) Microsoft
5 36 (64.29%) MVC
5 36 (64.29%) JavaScript
5 36 (64.29%) ASP.NET
6 32 (57.14%) SQL
7 27 (48.21%) Web Services
8 26 (46.43%) T-SQL
8 26 (46.43%) .NET Framework
9 23 (41.07%) CSS
9 23 (41.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (39.29%) TDD
11 21 (37.50%) HTML
12 19 (33.93%) MS Excel
12 19 (33.93%) WCF
12 19 (33.93%) Dependency Injection
13 18 (32.14%) JIRA
14 17 (30.36%) Finance
15 16 (28.57%) NHibernate
15 16 (28.57%) NUnit
15 16 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (28.57%) Entity Framework
16 15 (26.79%) jQuery
16 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (25.00%) Computer Science
18 13 (23.21%) XML
18 13 (23.21%) Ajax
18 13 (23.21%) Line Management

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 9 (16.07%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (16.07%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.93%) IIS
3 4 (7.14%) CMS
4 2 (3.57%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.79%) Confluence
5 1 (1.79%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (33.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) HipChat
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.93%) SaaS
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) Firewall
1 9 (16.07%) SMTP
2 1 (1.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (82.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) JIRA
2 16 (28.57%) NUnit
3 13 (23.21%) Git (software)
4 12 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (21.43%) Visual Studio
5 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 9 (16.07%) Fiddler
6 9 (16.07%) MSBuild
6 9 (16.07%) NCrunch
6 9 (16.07%) SoapUI
6 9 (16.07%) TeamCity
7 8 (14.29%) Plastic SCM
8 6 (10.71%) Subversion
9 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
9 5 (8.93%) NMock
10 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.79%) NSubstitute
10 1 (1.79%) Selenium
10 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Banking
3 7 (12.50%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Front Office
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (80.36%) Developer
2 28 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 25 (44.64%) .NET Developer
4 23 (41.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (33.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 14 (25.00%) Senior Developer
8 10 (17.86%) SQL Developer
9 9 (16.07%) CRM Developer
10 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
11 5 (8.93%) .NET Development Team Leader
11 5 (8.93%) .NET Team Leader
11 5 (8.93%) C# Web Developer
11 5 (8.93%) Development Team Leader
11 5 (8.93%) Team Leader
11 5 (8.93%) Web Developer
12 4 (7.14%) .NET Architect
12 4 (7.14%) Architect
12 4 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 27 (48.21%) Web Services
4 26 (46.43%) .NET Framework
5 23 (41.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (41.07%) CSS
6 21 (37.50%) HTML
7 19 (33.93%) WCF
8 16 (28.57%) Entity Framework
8 16 (28.57%) NHibernate
9 15 (26.79%) jQuery
10 13 (23.21%) Ajax
10 13 (23.21%) HTML5
10 13 (23.21%) XML
11 12 (21.43%) SOAP
12 10 (17.86%) RESTful
13 8 (14.29%) AngularJS
13 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (14.29%) CSS3
13 8 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (17.86%) N-Tier
3 9 (16.07%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (14.29%) Hedge funds
5 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.57%) Equities
6 2 (3.57%) User Experience
7 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Android
2 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) MVC
2 22 (39.29%) TDD
3 19 (33.93%) Dependency Injection
4 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (23.21%) Line Management
6 12 (21.43%) Multithreading
6 12 (21.43%) Web Development
7 10 (17.86%) OO
8 9 (16.07%) Configuration Management
8 9 (16.07%) CRM
8 9 (16.07%) Mentoring
9 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 8 (14.29%) Wealth Management
10 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 7 (12.50%) High-Frequency Trading
11 6 (10.71%) BDD
12 4 (7.14%) DNA
12 4 (7.14%) MVVM
12 4 (7.14%) People Management
12 4 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 55 (98.21%) C#
2 36 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 32 (57.14%) SQL
4 26 (46.43%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.57%) XAML
6 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.79%) VB
6 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.79%) VBA
6 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle
3 7 (12.50%) Sybase
4 3 (5.36%) PayPal
5 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.79%) Splunk
City of London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 22 days ago