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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 97 106 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 5 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.48% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 1.31% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
498 609 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.17% 36.71% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 311 430 278
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 17 April 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 8 (61.54%) CSS
4 8 (61.54%) HTML
4 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
5 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) jQuery
6 6 (46.15%) HTML5
6 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
6 6 (46.15%) WCF
7 5 (38.46%) MVC
7 5 (38.46%) Degree
7 5 (38.46%) Oracle
7 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
7 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
8 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
8 4 (30.77%) LINQ to SQL
8 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
9 3 (23.08%) WinForms
9 3 (23.08%) TDD
9 3 (23.08%) WPF
9 3 (23.08%) Windows
9 3 (23.08%) OOP
9 3 (23.08%) OO

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
3 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Big Data
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
2 2 (15.38%) GitLab
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) WatiN
3 1 (7.69%) Mockito
3 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (7.69%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Application Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 6 (46.15%) WCF
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
5 4 (30.77%) LINQ to SQL
5 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (23.08%) WPF
6 3 (23.08%) WinForms
7 2 (15.38%) XML
7 2 (15.38%) XSLT
7 2 (15.38%) Silverlight
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (15.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) iPad
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Release Management
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) OOP
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 2 (15.38%) Parallel Programming
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) F#
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) XPath
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica
3 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
Edinburgh
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago