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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 231 277 240
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -37
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 35 52 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.49% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.26% 1.47% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 91
Median salary £57,500 £48,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.79% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,449 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £72,250 £77,500
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
2771 3541 4680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.39% 33.33% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2472 3054 4049
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (98.28%) C#
3 46 (79.31%) SQL Server
4 42 (72.41%) ASP.NET
5 36 (62.07%) .NET Framework
6 35 (60.34%) MVC
7 34 (58.62%) CSS
8 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
8 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
9 28 (48.28%) SQL
10 26 (44.83%) HTML
11 21 (36.21%) jQuery
12 20 (34.48%) WCF
12 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (34.48%) NUnit
12 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (32.76%) TDD
14 18 (31.03%) Web Services
15 17 (29.31%) JIRA
15 17 (29.31%) Entity Framework
16 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
16 16 (27.59%) Windows
17 15 (25.86%) Finance
17 15 (25.86%) Dependency Injection
18 14 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
18 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
18 14 (24.14%) Line Management
18 14 (24.14%) Visual Studio
18 14 (24.14%) Ajax
19 13 (22.41%) Multithreading

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 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) CMS
3 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
2 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.45%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) SaaS
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Firewall
1 7 (12.07%) SMTP
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.72%) Big Data
7 1 (1.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (34.48%) NUnit
2 17 (29.31%) JIRA
3 14 (24.14%) Git (software)
3 14 (24.14%) Visual Studio
4 12 (20.69%) Jenkins
4 12 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (18.97%) MSBuild
6 9 (15.52%) Plastic SCM
6 9 (15.52%) TeamCity
7 8 (13.79%) NMock
8 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (10.34%) Fiddler
9 6 (10.34%) NCrunch
9 6 (10.34%) SoapUI
10 5 (8.62%) Subversion
11 3 (5.17%) CruiseControl
11 3 (5.17%) Moq
11 3 (5.17%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
12 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Marketing
3 7 (12.07%) Banking
3 7 (12.07%) Law
4 4 (6.90%) Front Office
5 3 (5.17%) Financial Institution
5 3 (5.17%) Retail
6 2 (3.45%) Legal
7 1 (1.72%) Advertising
7 1 (1.72%) Back Office
7 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (77.59%) Developer
2 30 (51.72%) C# Developer
3 27 (46.55%) .NET Developer
4 23 (39.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (24.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (24.14%) SQL Developer
6 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 11 (18.97%) Senior Developer
7 10 (17.24%) SQL Server Developer
8 8 (13.79%) .NET Development Team Leader
8 8 (13.79%) .NET Team Leader
8 8 (13.79%) Development Team Leader
8 8 (13.79%) Team Leader
9 6 (10.34%) CRM Developer
10 5 (8.62%) Angular Developer
10 5 (8.62%) C# WPF Developer
10 5 (8.62%) WPF Developer
11 4 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
12 3 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (72.41%) ASP.NET
3 36 (62.07%) .NET Framework
4 34 (58.62%) CSS
5 26 (44.83%) HTML
6 21 (36.21%) jQuery
7 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (34.48%) WCF
8 18 (31.03%) Web Services
9 17 (29.31%) Entity Framework
10 14 (24.14%) Ajax
11 13 (22.41%) HTML5
12 12 (20.69%) NHibernate
13 11 (18.97%) CSS3
13 11 (18.97%) Unity DI Container
13 11 (18.97%) WinForms
13 11 (18.97%) WPF
13 11 (18.97%) XML
14 10 (17.24%) SOAP
15 8 (13.79%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.52%) Hedge funds
2 9 (15.52%) N-Tier
3 6 (10.34%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.45%) Equities
4 2 (3.45%) Xbox
5 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) MVC
2 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (32.76%) TDD
4 15 (25.86%) Dependency Injection
5 14 (24.14%) Line Management
6 13 (22.41%) Multithreading
7 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce
7 12 (20.69%) Web Development
8 10 (17.24%) OO
9 8 (13.79%) Scrum
9 8 (13.79%) Unit Testing
10 7 (12.07%) Configuration Management
10 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
10 7 (12.07%) SDLC
11 6 (10.34%) BDD
11 6 (10.34%) CRM
11 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.34%) Wealth Management
12 4 (6.90%) DevOps
13 3 (5.17%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 57 (98.28%) C#
2 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
3 28 (48.28%) SQL
4 13 (22.41%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.72%) C++
6 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) MCAD
2 2 (3.45%) MCSD
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
2 3 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 9 (15.52%) Sybase
3 2 (3.45%) iManage
3 2 (3.45%) LexisNexis
4 1 (1.72%) Dell
4 1 (1.72%) Sitecore
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