The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 102 95 93
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.54% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 1.47% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £30,400 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
511 546 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.14% 37.07% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 330 401 277
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

LINQ
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Edinburgh

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) WinForms
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) Billing
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) Dapper ORM

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) WinForms
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (33.33%) Dapper ORM
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (16.67%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) Ajax
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Microservices
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile First
5 1 (16.67%) OOP
5 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago