The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 326 284 254
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -30
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 858 1153 1397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.94% 1.11% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.40% 2.91% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 819 1031 1286
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
LINQ
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35810 39625 44680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.08% 38.30% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31510 34190 38551
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,075 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 England

LINQ
Salary Trend in England

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

LINQ Salary Trend in England

LINQ
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in England

LINQ
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -28 334 £50,000 - 30
South East +2 193 £42,500 - 15
North West -6 88 £43,500 +8.75% 14
East of England +16 80 £47,500 +18.75% 4
West Midlands -19 47 £45,000 +28.57% 2
South West -19 37 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Yorkshire -28 34 £48,750 +21.87% 3
East Midlands -12 29 £37,500 +15.38% 4
North East +2 16 £35,000 +9.37% 2
LINQ
UK

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 1732 (98.13%) .NET
2 1682 (95.30%) C#
3 1284 (72.75%) ASP.NET
4 1223 (69.29%) MVC
5 1206 (68.33%) SQL Server
6 1010 (57.22%) JavaScript
7 996 (56.43%) Agile Software Development
8 932 (52.80%) SQL
9 907 (51.39%) HTML
10 892 (50.54%) WCF
11 861 (48.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 848 (48.05%) CSS
13 830 (47.03%) .NET Framework
14 754 (42.72%) jQuery
15 660 (37.39%) Entity Framework
16 617 (34.96%) TDD
17 600 (33.99%) Microsoft
18 598 (33.88%) WPF
19 508 (28.78%) Scrum
20 484 (27.42%) Web Services
21 477 (27.03%) XML
22 434 (24.59%) NUnit
22 434 (24.59%) T-SQL
23 432 (24.48%) ASP.NET Web API
24 417 (23.63%) HTML5
25 394 (22.32%) Ajax
26 385 (21.81%) Finance
27 372 (21.08%) Visual Studio
28 368 (20.85%) OO
29 350 (19.83%) NHibernate

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 91 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 82 (4.65%) IIS
3 56 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 49 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
4 49 (2.78%) CMS
5 17 (0.96%) Umbraco
6 14 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
7 11 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (0.51%) Confluence
9 7 (0.40%) Apache
10 5 (0.28%) JBoss
11 4 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.23%) Kentico
12 3 (0.17%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.11%) Commerce Server
13 2 (0.11%) Commerce Server 2007
13 2 (0.11%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.057%) SAS
14 1 (0.057%) Tomcat
Applications
1 169 (9.58%) MS Excel
2 31 (1.76%) MS Office
3 22 (1.25%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.91%) Fireworks
5 9 (0.51%) HipChat
5 9 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.23%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.17%) GIMP
8 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 44 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.34%) Scribe Insight
4 5 (0.28%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.11%) RMDS
6 1 (0.057%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.057%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 150 (8.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (2.27%) SaaS
3 26 (1.47%) Office 365
4 8 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.40%) GitHub
6 5 (0.28%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.057%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.057%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.057%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 50 (2.83%) Internet
2 26 (1.47%) Broadband
2 26 (1.47%) HTTP
3 11 (0.62%) SMTP
4 10 (0.57%) Firewall
5 9 (0.51%) SSL
6 8 (0.45%) GSM
6 8 (0.45%) UMTS
7 7 (0.40%) CTI
7 7 (0.40%) Intranet
7 7 (0.40%) LTE
8 3 (0.17%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.11%) Extranet
10 1 (0.057%) AMQP
10 1 (0.057%) FTP
10 1 (0.057%) LAN
10 1 (0.057%) Network Security
10 1 (0.057%) RS-232
10 1 (0.057%) RS-485
10 1 (0.057%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1206 (68.33%) SQL Server
2 290 (16.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 119 (6.74%) MySQL
4 116 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 111 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 106 (6.01%) Relational Database
7 100 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 57 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 47 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
10 34 (1.93%) SQLite
11 24 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (1.08%) RDBMS
12 19 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (0.91%) Redis
14 15 (0.85%) RavenDB
15 14 (0.79%) Big Data
15 14 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (0.79%) SSDT
16 13 (0.74%) MongoDB
16 13 (0.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 434 (24.59%) NUnit
2 372 (21.08%) Visual Studio
3 253 (14.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 244 (13.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 222 (12.58%) Subversion
6 141 (7.99%) Selenium
7 112 (6.35%) Moq
8 109 (6.18%) Git (software)
9 96 (5.44%) JIRA
10 80 (4.53%) MSTest
11 54 (3.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 42 (2.38%) Cucumber
13 41 (2.32%) webpack
14 36 (2.04%) ReSharper
15 35 (1.98%) TeamCity
16 31 (1.76%) Jenkins
16 31 (1.76%) NSubstitute
17 30 (1.70%) gulp
18 25 (1.42%) MSBuild
19 21 (1.19%) SpecFlow
General
1 385 (21.81%) Finance
2 103 (5.84%) Games
3 101 (5.72%) Marketing
4 74 (4.19%) Advertising
4 74 (4.19%) Telecoms
5 56 (3.17%) Banking
6 36 (2.04%) Retail
7 33 (1.87%) Electronics
8 27 (1.53%) Legal
9 26 (1.47%) Music Industry
10 24 (1.36%) Manufacturing
11 22 (1.25%) Investment Banking
11 22 (1.25%) Law
12 21 (1.19%) Back Office
13 17 (0.96%) Front Office
14 14 (0.79%) Publishing
15 10 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.17%) Brand Awareness
18 2 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1534 (86.91%) Developer
2 1029 (58.30%) .NET Developer
3 968 (54.84%) C# Developer
4 654 (37.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 450 (25.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 376 (21.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 341 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 269 (15.24%) Senior Developer
9 225 (12.75%) Software Developer
10 189 (10.71%) SQL Developer
11 172 (9.75%) Senior C# Developer
12 156 (8.84%) Agile Developer
12 156 (8.84%) C# Software Developer
13 151 (8.56%) Senior .NET Developer
14 140 (7.93%) Web Developer
15 139 (7.88%) .NET Software Developer
15 139 (7.88%) Agile .NET Developer
16 117 (6.63%) Software Engineer
17 111 (6.29%) Agile C# Developer
18 105 (5.95%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1732 (98.13%) .NET
2 1284 (72.75%) ASP.NET
3 907 (51.39%) HTML
4 892 (50.54%) WCF
5 861 (48.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 848 (48.05%) CSS
7 830 (47.03%) .NET Framework
8 754 (42.72%) jQuery
9 660 (37.39%) Entity Framework
10 598 (33.88%) WPF
11 484 (27.42%) Web Services
12 477 (27.03%) XML
13 432 (24.48%) ASP.NET Web API
14 417 (23.63%) HTML5
15 394 (22.32%) Ajax
16 350 (19.83%) NHibernate
17 341 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 255 (14.45%) AngularJS
19 248 (14.05%) Silverlight
20 194 (10.99%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 224 (12.69%) Computer Science
2 103 (5.84%) N-Tier
3 76 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (4.31%) Inversion of Control
4 62 (3.51%) Hedge funds
5 49 (2.78%) Social Network
6 48 (2.72%) Client/Server
7 41 (2.32%) User Experience
8 36 (2.04%) Blog
9 27 (1.53%) Mathematics
10 26 (1.47%) Digital TV
11 25 (1.42%) Mobile App
12 21 (1.19%) iPad
13 19 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (0.62%) Algorithms
14 11 (0.62%) Online Games
14 11 (0.62%) Physics
15 10 (0.57%) Data Integration
15 10 (0.57%) Fintech
15 10 (0.57%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 274 (15.52%) Windows
2 27 (1.53%) Apple iOS
2 27 (1.53%) Windows Server
3 19 (1.08%) Android
4 12 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.45%) Linux
7 4 (0.23%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.11%) Unix
10 1 (0.057%) Debian
10 1 (0.057%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.057%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.057%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.057%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1223 (69.29%) MVC
2 996 (56.43%) Agile Software Development
3 617 (34.96%) TDD
4 508 (28.78%) Scrum
5 368 (20.85%) OO
6 341 (19.32%) Web Development
7 286 (16.20%) Web Application Development
8 263 (14.90%) Software Engineering
9 262 (14.84%) BDD
10 216 (12.24%) Unit Testing
11 196 (11.10%) Kanban
12 177 (10.03%) Continuous Integration
13 151 (8.56%) MVVM
14 150 (8.50%) SDLC
15 149 (8.44%) SOA
16 117 (6.63%) Dependency Injection
17 112 (6.35%) E-Commerce
18 109 (6.18%) OOP
18 109 (6.18%) Workflow
19 102 (5.78%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1682 (95.30%) C#
2 1010 (57.22%) JavaScript
3 932 (52.80%) SQL
4 434 (24.59%) T-SQL
5 325 (18.41%) VB.NET
6 106 (6.01%) C++
7 97 (5.50%) Java
8 92 (5.21%) VB
9 61 (3.46%) XAML
10 50 (2.83%) PL/SQL
11 45 (2.55%) XPath
12 34 (1.93%) VB6
13 18 (1.02%) ANSI SQL
13 18 (1.02%) PHP
14 17 (0.96%) C
15 16 (0.91%) PowerShell
16 13 (0.74%) Python
17 12 (0.68%) Ruby
18 8 (0.45%) F#
19 7 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 264 (14.96%) Degree
2 59 (3.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (1.98%) MCP
4 31 (1.76%) MCSD
5 28 (1.59%) MCAD
5 28 (1.59%) MCTS
6 7 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.23%) ISEB
7 4 (0.23%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.11%) HND
8 2 (0.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (4.14%) QA
2 25 (1.42%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.11%) SEPA
4 2 (0.11%) SLA
5 1 (0.057%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.057%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (0.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (0.23%) Control-M
2 4 (0.23%) MOM
3 2 (0.11%) Wonderware InTouch
4 1 (0.057%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 600 (33.99%) Microsoft
2 99 (5.61%) Oracle
3 29 (1.64%) DevExpress
4 25 (1.42%) SAP
5 20 (1.13%) Telerik
6 17 (0.96%) Google
6 17 (0.96%) Twitter
7 15 (0.85%) Sitecore
8 10 (0.57%) Facebook
9 9 (0.51%) Splunk
9 9 (0.51%) Xamarin
10 7 (0.40%) Charles River
10 7 (0.40%) Infragistics
10 7 (0.40%) Sybase
11 6 (0.34%) Ektron
11 6 (0.34%) PayPal
12 4 (0.23%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.17%) Apple
13 3 (0.17%) Endeca
14 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com
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