The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 1.43% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
LINQ
Scotland

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 Dundee region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 28 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 71.43% 46.67% 53.61%
Number of salaries quoted 41 12 43
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -19.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

LINQ
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Dundee region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Dundee

LINQ
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft