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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 229 242 288
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +46
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 27 69 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.67% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 1.90% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 58 57
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £78,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2591 3635 4933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 41.21% 35.19% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2338 3175 4253
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (96.97%) C#
3 52 (78.79%) SQL Server
4 44 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 44 (66.67%) MVC
5 43 (65.15%) Microsoft
6 40 (60.61%) JavaScript
7 39 (59.09%) .NET Framework
8 35 (53.03%) SQL
9 32 (48.48%) CSS
10 26 (39.39%) T-SQL
10 26 (39.39%) Web Services
11 25 (37.88%) HTML
11 25 (37.88%) WCF
12 24 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (36.36%) NUnit
13 23 (34.85%) TDD
13 23 (34.85%) Finance
13 23 (34.85%) jQuery
14 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (31.82%) MS Excel
15 21 (31.82%) Entity Framework
16 20 (30.30%) Dependency Injection
16 20 (30.30%) JIRA
17 19 (28.79%) NHibernate
18 17 (25.76%) SQL Server 2008
19 16 (24.24%) Line Management
19 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 16 (24.24%) Windows
19 16 (24.24%) 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 9 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.55%) CMS
4 2 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) Confluence
5 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.52%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.52%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) SaaS
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) Firewall
1 9 (13.64%) SMTP
2 1 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (78.79%) SQL Server
2 17 (25.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (24.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (36.36%) NUnit
2 20 (30.30%) JIRA
3 16 (24.24%) Visual Studio
4 15 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
6 13 (19.70%) MSBuild
7 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 11 (16.67%) TeamCity
8 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (13.64%) Fiddler
9 9 (13.64%) NCrunch
9 9 (13.64%) SoapUI
10 8 (12.12%) NMock
11 7 (10.61%) Plastic SCM
12 6 (9.09%) Subversion
13 3 (4.55%) CruiseControl
13 3 (4.55%) Moq
13 3 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
14 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
14 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 23 (34.85%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Banking
2 9 (13.64%) Marketing
3 5 (7.58%) Law
4 4 (6.06%) Front Office
5 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (1.52%) Back Office
6 1 (1.52%) Games
6 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (77.27%) Developer
2 34 (51.52%) C# Developer
3 29 (43.94%) .NET Developer
4 25 (37.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 17 (25.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 13 (19.70%) SQL Developer
8 11 (16.67%) Senior Developer
9 9 (13.64%) CRM Developer
10 8 (12.12%) .NET Development Team Leader
10 8 (12.12%) .NET Team Leader
10 8 (12.12%) Development Team Leader
10 8 (12.12%) Team Leader
11 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Developer
12 5 (7.58%) Angular Developer
13 4 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
13 4 (6.06%) Development Manager
13 4 (6.06%) Lead Developer
14 3 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 39 (59.09%) .NET Framework
4 32 (48.48%) CSS
5 26 (39.39%) Web Services
6 25 (37.88%) HTML
6 25 (37.88%) WCF
7 24 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (34.85%) jQuery
9 21 (31.82%) Entity Framework
10 19 (28.79%) NHibernate
11 15 (22.73%) Ajax
12 14 (21.21%) SOAP
13 13 (19.70%) XML
14 12 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
15 10 (15.15%) AngularJS
15 10 (15.15%) HTML5
15 10 (15.15%) WPF
16 9 (13.64%) RESTful
16 9 (13.64%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.67%) N-Tier
3 9 (13.64%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (10.61%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.03%) Equities
6 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.52%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Android
2 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (66.67%) MVC
2 23 (34.85%) TDD
3 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (30.30%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (24.24%) Line Management
6 13 (19.70%) Web Development
7 12 (18.18%) Multithreading
7 12 (18.18%) OO
8 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
8 10 (15.15%) Mentoring
9 9 (13.64%) Configuration Management
9 9 (13.64%) CRM
9 9 (13.64%) SDLC
10 8 (12.12%) Scrum
10 8 (12.12%) Unit Testing
10 8 (12.12%) Wealth Management
11 7 (10.61%) BDD
12 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
13 4 (6.06%) DNA
13 4 (6.06%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (96.97%) C#
2 40 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 35 (53.03%) SQL
4 26 (39.39%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) MCAD
2 2 (3.03%) MCSD
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 43 (65.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) Sybase
3 2 (3.03%) iManage
3 2 (3.03%) LexisNexis
4 1 (1.52%) Dell
4 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.52%) Splunk
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Competitive package and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago