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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 366 306 260
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -46
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 744 1060 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.81% 1.03% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.09% 2.74% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 699 942 1149
Median salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
35664 38627 42642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.94% 37.71% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31370 33278 36207
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -6 299 £50,000 - 25
South East +8 153 £47,250 +11.17% 14
North West -22 89 £45,000 +12.50% 13
East of England -28 52 £47,500 +11.76% 2
West Midlands +7 45 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Yorkshire -10 38 £55,000 +32.53% 2
East Midlands -27 33 £37,500 +25.00% 6
South West -23 27 £33,750 -10.00% 5
North East -14 8 £35,000 +16.66% 4
LINQ
UK

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 1559 (97.44%) .NET
2 1525 (95.31%) C#
3 1138 (71.13%) ASP.NET
4 1124 (70.25%) MVC
5 1100 (68.75%) SQL Server
6 940 (58.75%) Agile Software Development
7 877 (54.81%) JavaScript
8 839 (52.44%) SQL
9 828 (51.75%) WCF
10 819 (51.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 806 (50.38%) HTML
12 756 (47.25%) .NET Framework
13 754 (47.13%) CSS
14 642 (40.13%) jQuery
15 608 (38.00%) Entity Framework
16 596 (37.25%) TDD
17 541 (33.81%) WPF
18 518 (32.38%) Scrum
19 514 (32.13%) Microsoft
20 438 (27.38%) XML
21 429 (26.81%) Web Services
22 418 (26.13%) ASP.NET Web API
23 393 (24.56%) NUnit
24 390 (24.38%) HTML5
25 381 (23.81%) Finance
26 357 (22.31%) T-SQL
27 336 (21.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
28 331 (20.69%) NHibernate
29 321 (20.06%) OO
30 317 (19.81%) Visual Studio

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 95 (5.94%) SharePoint
2 84 (5.25%) IIS
3 64 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 52 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
5 43 (2.69%) CMS
6 17 (1.06%) Umbraco
7 11 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (0.56%) Confluence
8 9 (0.56%) NServiceBus
9 7 (0.44%) Apache
10 6 (0.38%) K2 blackpearl
10 6 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.31%) Sitefinity
12 3 (0.19%) JBoss
12 3 (0.19%) WordPress
13 2 (0.13%) Commerce Server
13 2 (0.13%) Commerce Server 2007
13 2 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.063%) Tomcat
Applications
1 133 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 41 (2.56%) MS Office
3 21 (1.31%) Photoshop
4 18 (1.13%) Fireworks
5 9 (0.56%) HipChat
6 7 (0.44%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.063%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 47 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.38%) Scribe Insight
4 5 (0.31%) RMDS
5 1 (0.063%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 165 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (1.63%) Office 365
4 21 (1.31%) SaaS
5 8 (0.50%) GitHub
6 5 (0.31%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.063%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.063%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.063%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.063%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.25%) Internet
2 26 (1.63%) Broadband
3 17 (1.06%) HTTP
4 11 (0.69%) SMTP
5 10 (0.63%) Firewall
6 9 (0.56%) SSL
7 6 (0.38%) CTI
8 5 (0.31%) GSM
8 5 (0.31%) Intranet
8 5 (0.31%) UMTS
9 4 (0.25%) LTE
9 4 (0.25%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.063%) AMQP
10 1 (0.063%) LAN
10 1 (0.063%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1100 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 273 (17.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 113 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 101 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 99 (6.19%) MySQL
6 86 (5.38%) Relational Database
7 81 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 48 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 44 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
10 26 (1.63%) SQLite
11 21 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (1.00%) NoSQL
13 14 (0.88%) MongoDB
13 14 (0.88%) Redis
13 14 (0.88%) SSDT
14 13 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
14 13 (0.81%) RavenDB
15 12 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 11 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 393 (24.56%) NUnit
2 317 (19.81%) Visual Studio
3 242 (15.13%) Rhino Mocks
4 227 (14.19%) Subversion
5 220 (13.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 129 (8.06%) Selenium
7 114 (7.13%) Git (software)
8 89 (5.56%) Moq
9 87 (5.44%) JIRA
10 77 (4.81%) MSTest
11 50 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 41 (2.56%) webpack
13 33 (2.06%) Cucumber
14 32 (2.00%) ReSharper
14 32 (2.00%) TeamCity
15 30 (1.88%) SpecFlow
16 29 (1.81%) gulp
17 28 (1.75%) NSubstitute
18 19 (1.19%) MSBuild
19 18 (1.13%) Jenkins
General
1 381 (23.81%) Finance
2 104 (6.50%) Games
3 95 (5.94%) Marketing
4 66 (4.13%) Telecoms
5 56 (3.50%) Banking
6 52 (3.25%) Advertising
7 30 (1.88%) Retail
8 27 (1.69%) Electronics
9 26 (1.63%) Music Industry
10 22 (1.38%) Manufacturing
11 17 (1.06%) Back Office
11 17 (1.06%) Investment Banking
12 16 (1.00%) Legal
13 11 (0.69%) Law
13 11 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.63%) Front Office
15 7 (0.44%) Publishing
16 6 (0.38%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.19%) French Language
18 2 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1402 (87.63%) Developer
2 940 (58.75%) .NET Developer
3 868 (54.25%) C# Developer
4 598 (37.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 406 (25.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 339 (21.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 303 (18.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 239 (14.94%) Senior Developer
9 211 (13.19%) Software Developer
10 172 (10.75%) SQL Developer
11 148 (9.25%) Senior C# Developer
12 146 (9.13%) Agile Developer
13 137 (8.56%) C# Software Developer
14 130 (8.13%) Agile .NET Developer
15 126 (7.88%) .NET Software Developer
15 126 (7.88%) Senior .NET Developer
16 111 (6.94%) Software Engineer
17 109 (6.81%) Web Developer
18 105 (6.56%) Agile C# Developer
19 101 (6.31%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1559 (97.44%) .NET
2 1138 (71.13%) ASP.NET
3 828 (51.75%) WCF
4 819 (51.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 806 (50.38%) HTML
6 756 (47.25%) .NET Framework
7 754 (47.13%) CSS
8 642 (40.13%) jQuery
9 608 (38.00%) Entity Framework
10 541 (33.81%) WPF
11 438 (27.38%) XML
12 429 (26.81%) Web Services
13 418 (26.13%) ASP.NET Web API
14 390 (24.38%) HTML5
15 336 (21.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 331 (20.69%) NHibernate
17 306 (19.13%) Ajax
18 235 (14.69%) AngularJS
19 234 (14.63%) Silverlight
20 168 (10.50%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 191 (11.94%) Computer Science
2 99 (6.19%) N-Tier
3 73 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (3.88%) Hedge funds
5 57 (3.56%) User Experience
6 55 (3.44%) Inversion of Control
7 52 (3.25%) Social Network
8 46 (2.88%) Client/Server
9 38 (2.38%) Blog
10 29 (1.81%) iPad
11 28 (1.75%) Mobile App
12 26 (1.63%) Digital TV
13 24 (1.50%) Mathematics
14 13 (0.81%) Data Integration
14 13 (0.81%) Xbox
15 11 (0.69%) Fintech
15 11 (0.69%) Online Games
16 10 (0.63%) Algorithms
17 9 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
18 6 (0.38%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 244 (15.25%) Windows
2 33 (2.06%) Apple iOS
3 28 (1.75%) Windows Server
4 23 (1.44%) Android
5 10 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.44%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.13%) Linux
10 1 (0.063%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.063%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.063%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1124 (70.25%) MVC
2 940 (58.75%) Agile Software Development
3 596 (37.25%) TDD
4 518 (32.38%) Scrum
5 321 (20.06%) OO
6 288 (18.00%) Web Development
7 283 (17.69%) Web Application Development
8 229 (14.31%) BDD
9 223 (13.94%) Software Engineering
10 188 (11.75%) Unit Testing
11 177 (11.06%) Kanban
12 164 (10.25%) Continuous Integration
13 137 (8.56%) MVVM
13 137 (8.56%) SDLC
14 132 (8.25%) SOA
15 105 (6.56%) E-Commerce
16 101 (6.31%) Workflow
17 93 (5.81%) Responsive Web Design
18 91 (5.69%) SOLID
19 90 (5.63%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1525 (95.31%) C#
2 877 (54.81%) JavaScript
3 839 (52.44%) SQL
4 357 (22.31%) T-SQL
5 268 (16.75%) VB.NET
6 105 (6.56%) C++
7 86 (5.38%) Java
8 79 (4.94%) VB
9 56 (3.50%) XAML
10 55 (3.44%) PL/SQL
11 32 (2.00%) XPath
12 23 (1.44%) VB6
13 15 (0.94%) ANSI SQL
14 14 (0.88%) C
14 14 (0.88%) Python
15 13 (0.81%) PHP
16 11 (0.69%) PowerShell
16 11 (0.69%) VBA
17 8 (0.50%) F#
18 7 (0.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 231 (14.44%) Degree
2 50 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (2.06%) MCP
4 28 (1.75%) MCSD
4 28 (1.75%) MCTS
5 27 (1.69%) MCAD
6 4 (0.25%) ISEB
6 4 (0.25%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.13%) HND
7 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.50%) QA
2 18 (1.13%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.19%) SEPA
3 3 (0.19%) SLA
4 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.063%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (0.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (0.25%) MOM
3 2 (0.13%) Control-M
4 1 (0.063%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 514 (32.13%) Microsoft
2 77 (4.81%) Oracle
3 24 (1.50%) DevExpress
4 23 (1.44%) SAP
5 16 (1.00%) Google
6 15 (0.94%) Twitter
7 13 (0.81%) Telerik
8 12 (0.75%) Xamarin
9 9 (0.56%) PayPal
9 9 (0.56%) Splunk
10 7 (0.44%) Facebook
10 7 (0.44%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.44%) Sybase
11 6 (0.38%) Ektron
11 6 (0.38%) Hyperion
11 6 (0.38%) Infragistics
11 6 (0.38%) Tableau
12 5 (0.31%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.25%) Apple
14 3 (0.19%) RedGate
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Salary: From £26,041 to £34,876 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45K + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-50k
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits package
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Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
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