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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 255 243 248
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 59 93 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.76% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.44% 1.98% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 56 84 78
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £68,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
4105 4701 4611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.92% 38.64% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3619 4178 4335
Average salary £54,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.80% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 October 2014.

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 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ.

1 98 (98.00%) C#
2 91 (91.00%) .NET
3 80 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 77 (77.00%) ASP.NET
5 58 (58.00%) MVC
5 58 (58.00%) HTML
5 58 (58.00%) SQL
6 52 (52.00%) JavaScript
7 50 (50.00%) CSS
8 49 (49.00%) Finance
8 49 (49.00%) .NET Framework
9 43 (43.00%) WCF
10 41 (41.00%) jQuery
11 40 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 40 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (36.00%) Microsoft
13 35 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 32 (32.00%) Ajax
15 26 (26.00%) XML
16 25 (25.00%) T-SQL
17 24 (24.00%) TDD
17 24 (24.00%) HTML5
18 23 (23.00%) WPF
19 21 (21.00%) Web Services
20 19 (19.00%) CSS3
21 18 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
21 18 (18.00%) OO
22 17 (17.00%) OOD
23 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 16 (16.00%) NUnit

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (9.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.00%) IIS
3 5 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.00%) CMS
5 2 (2.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.00%) Sitefinity
5 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.00%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.00%) WordPress
6 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) DNS
1 3 (3.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) Extranet
2 1 (1.00%) Intranet
2 1 (1.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (11.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.00%) MySQL
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.00%) QlikView
8 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.00%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (16.00%) NUnit
2 14 (14.00%) Moq
3 13 (13.00%) Visual Studio
4 10 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.00%) MSTest
5 4 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.00%) JUnit
6 3 (3.00%) Subversion
7 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (1.00%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.00%) NMock
8 1 (1.00%) JIRA
8 1 (1.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 49 (49.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Front Office
2 9 (9.00%) Banking
3 3 (3.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.00%) Law
4 2 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Advertising
5 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (72.00%) Developer
2 38 (38.00%) C# Developer
3 25 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 17 (17.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (14.00%) Senior Developer
5 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (13.00%) Software Developer
7 12 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Test Engineer
8 7 (7.00%) Senior Test Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Technical Leader
9 6 (6.00%) Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Lead Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Lead C# Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Senior Support Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (91.00%) .NET
2 77 (77.00%) ASP.NET
3 58 (58.00%) HTML
4 50 (50.00%) CSS
5 49 (49.00%) .NET Framework
6 43 (43.00%) WCF
7 41 (41.00%) jQuery
8 40 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 32 (32.00%) Ajax
11 26 (26.00%) XML
12 24 (24.00%) HTML5
13 23 (23.00%) WPF
14 21 (21.00%) Web Services
15 19 (19.00%) CSS3
16 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 14 (14.00%) LINQ to SQL
18 13 (13.00%) Unity DI Container
19 10 (10.00%) ADO.NET
20 9 (9.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Hedge funds
1 10 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.00%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.00%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.00%) Derivative
6 2 (2.00%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.00%) Open Source
6 2 (2.00%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.00%) User Experience
7 1 (1.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.00%) Windows
2 4 (4.00%) Windows Phone 7
2 4 (4.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (4.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 4 (4.00%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (58.00%) MVC
2 40 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (24.00%) TDD
4 18 (18.00%) OO
5 17 (17.00%) OOD
6 15 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 14 (14.00%) Unit Testing
8 12 (12.00%) Waterfall
9 11 (11.00%) Web Development
10 9 (9.00%) Multithreading
10 9 (9.00%) OOP
11 8 (8.00%) Workflow
11 8 (8.00%) Software Engineering
12 7 (7.00%) Configuration Management
12 7 (7.00%) Coaching
13 6 (6.00%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (6.00%) MVVM
13 6 (6.00%) Scrum
13 6 (6.00%) CRM
13 6 (6.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (98.00%) C#
2 58 (58.00%) SQL
3 52 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 25 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 10 (10.00%) Java
6 7 (7.00%) C++
7 6 (6.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.00%) XAML
9 2 (2.00%) C
10 1 (1.00%) VBA
10 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.00%) F#
Qualifications
1 13 (13.00%) Degree
2 7 (7.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (7.00%) ISEB
3 2 (2.00%) PhD
3 2 (2.00%) MBA
4 1 (1.00%) MCP
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle
3 4 (4.00%) Reuters
3 4 (4.00%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (1.00%) Nintex
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