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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
London / City of London
Rank 217 234 257
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +23
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 11 31 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.45% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 1.25% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 55
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £47,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,500 £64,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%

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
1881 2476 3396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.60% 36.24% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 2188 2999
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 38 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (97.37%) .NET
3 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET
4 28 (73.68%) HTML
5 27 (71.05%) SQL Server
6 26 (68.42%) CSS
7 25 (65.79%) SQL
7 25 (65.79%) MVC
8 24 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
10 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (44.74%) HTML5
12 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (39.47%) Oracle
12 15 (39.47%) Web Services
13 14 (36.84%) AngularJS
13 14 (36.84%) Multithreading
13 14 (36.84%) Web Development
14 13 (34.21%) WCF
14 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
14 13 (34.21%) CSS3
14 13 (34.21%) TDD
15 12 (31.58%) Ajax
16 11 (28.95%) Sybase
16 11 (28.95%) Windows
16 11 (28.95%) Entity Framework
16 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
17 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
17 10 (26.32%) WPF
17 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008

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 6 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.89%) CMS
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (71.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.68%) Plastic SCM
3 6 (15.79%) Subversion
4 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
5 4 (10.53%) Selenium
5 4 (10.53%) SpecFlow
6 3 (7.89%) JIRA
6 3 (7.89%) NUnit
6 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.26%) CodeRush
7 2 (5.26%) ReSharper
8 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Front Office
3 6 (15.79%) Marketing
4 5 (13.16%) Advertising
5 4 (10.53%) Retail
6 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (97.37%) Developer
2 30 (78.95%) C# Developer
3 28 (73.68%) .NET Developer
4 24 (63.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (31.58%) Senior Developer
6 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (26.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (26.32%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (26.32%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 10 (26.32%) Senior C# Developer
6 10 (26.32%) SQL Developer
7 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (15.79%) C# Web Developer
9 6 (15.79%) Web Developer
10 4 (10.53%) C# WCF Developer
10 4 (10.53%) Front Office Developer
10 4 (10.53%) WCF Developer
11 3 (7.89%) Agile Developer
11 3 (7.89%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (97.37%) .NET
2 32 (84.21%) ASP.NET
3 28 (73.68%) HTML
4 26 (68.42%) CSS
5 24 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (44.74%) HTML5
7 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (39.47%) Web Services
8 14 (36.84%) AngularJS
9 13 (34.21%) CSS3
9 13 (34.21%) WCF
10 12 (31.58%) Ajax
11 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
11 11 (28.95%) Entity Framework
12 10 (26.32%) WPF
13 9 (23.68%) jQuery
13 9 (23.68%) JSON
14 8 (21.05%) REST
15 7 (18.42%) LINQ to SQL
15 7 (18.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
1 10 (26.32%) Hedge funds
2 3 (7.89%) iPad
2 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) MVC
2 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (36.84%) Multithreading
3 14 (36.84%) Web Development
4 13 (34.21%) TDD
5 10 (26.32%) Scrum
5 10 (26.32%) SOA
6 7 (18.42%) High-Frequency Trading
7 6 (15.79%) OO
8 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
8 5 (13.16%) MVVM
9 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.53%) BDD
9 4 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (10.53%) DevOps
9 4 (10.53%) Workflow
10 3 (7.89%) Global Marketing
10 3 (7.89%) Performance Improvement
10 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (65.79%) SQL
3 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
4 8 (21.05%) XAML
5 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
6 4 (10.53%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) Python
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle
2 11 (28.95%) Sybase
3 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) PayPal
4 3 (7.89%) Sitecore
5 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
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