The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 87 87 101
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 3 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.48% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 1.59% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +8.43%

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
462 378 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.08% 30.12% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 306 278 359
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh 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 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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) GIS
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (20.00%) Spatial Data

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
1 1 (20.00%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Xamarin