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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 324 297 251
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -46
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 858 1099 1448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.93% 1.07% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.41% 2.81% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 801 991 1337
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £31,100 £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
35557 39088 45199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.70% 38.23% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 31155 33689 38866
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -6 326 £50,000 - 43
South East +11 198 £42,500 - 16
North West -9 83 £43,500 +8.75% 14
East of England +28 75 £47,500 +18.75% 8
West Midlands -29 61 £47,500 +18.75% 11
East Midlands -2 33 £37,500 +15.38% 5
South West -41 33 £37,500 +4.16% 12
North East +15 25 £35,250 +10.15% 4
Yorkshire -32 24 £55,000 +41.02% 4
LINQ
UK

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 1725 (98.57%) .NET
2 1672 (95.54%) C#
3 1310 (74.86%) ASP.NET
4 1241 (70.91%) MVC
5 1203 (68.74%) SQL Server
6 1031 (58.91%) JavaScript
7 990 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
8 924 (52.80%) HTML
9 920 (52.57%) SQL
10 886 (50.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 878 (50.17%) WCF
12 875 (50.00%) CSS
13 841 (48.06%) .NET Framework
14 782 (44.69%) jQuery
15 667 (38.11%) Entity Framework
16 623 (35.60%) TDD
17 590 (33.71%) WPF
18 585 (33.43%) Microsoft
19 495 (28.29%) Scrum
20 472 (26.97%) Web Services
21 457 (26.11%) XML
22 445 (25.43%) NUnit
23 441 (25.20%) Ajax
24 439 (25.09%) T-SQL
25 433 (24.74%) HTML5
26 418 (23.89%) ASP.NET Web API
27 387 (22.11%) OO
28 362 (20.69%) NHibernate
29 360 (20.57%) Visual Studio
30 358 (20.46%) Web Development

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 (5.43%) IIS
2 89 (5.09%) SharePoint
3 54 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 52 (2.97%) CMS
5 45 (2.57%) BizTalk Server
6 20 (1.14%) Node.js
7 19 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
8 17 (0.97%) Umbraco
9 9 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (0.46%) Apache
11 6 (0.34%) JBoss
12 5 (0.29%) Confluence
12 5 (0.29%) Kentico
13 4 (0.23%) Facebook Platform
14 3 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.11%) NServiceBus
16 1 (0.057%) Drupal
16 1 (0.057%) Exchange Server 2010
16 1 (0.057%) Sitefinity
16 1 (0.057%) WordPress
Applications
1 171 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.43%) Photoshop
3 23 (1.31%) MS Office
4 19 (1.09%) Fireworks
5 7 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.29%) HipChat
7 4 (0.23%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.17%) GIMP
9 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 39 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.40%) Visualfiles
4 6 (0.34%) Scribe Insight
5 2 (0.11%) RMDS
6 1 (0.057%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.057%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 144 (8.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (2.74%) SaaS
3 36 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (1.54%) Office 365
5 8 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.29%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.23%) GitHub
8 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.057%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.057%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.057%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.057%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 50 (2.86%) Internet
2 32 (1.83%) HTTP
3 26 (1.49%) Broadband
4 8 (0.46%) GSM
4 8 (0.46%) Intranet
4 8 (0.46%) SMTP
4 8 (0.46%) UMTS
5 7 (0.40%) CTI
5 7 (0.40%) Firewall
5 7 (0.40%) LTE
6 6 (0.34%) SSL
7 3 (0.17%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.11%) Extranet
8 2 (0.11%) LAN
8 2 (0.11%) NFC
8 2 (0.11%) SMPP
8 2 (0.11%) WAN
9 1 (0.057%) FTP
9 1 (0.057%) Network Security
9 1 (0.057%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1203 (68.74%) SQL Server
2 292 (16.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 114 (6.51%) MySQL
3 114 (6.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 106 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 102 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 97 (5.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 51 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 41 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
9 32 (1.83%) SQLite
10 27 (1.54%) RDBMS
11 23 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
13 21 (1.20%) RavenDB
14 15 (0.86%) NoSQL
15 14 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
16 12 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
16 12 (0.69%) Big Data
16 12 (0.69%) Redis
17 11 (0.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 445 (25.43%) NUnit
2 360 (20.57%) Visual Studio
3 259 (14.80%) Rhino Mocks
4 242 (13.83%) Subversion
5 231 (13.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 136 (7.77%) Selenium
7 123 (7.03%) Moq
8 118 (6.74%) Git (software)
9 92 (5.26%) JIRA
10 88 (5.03%) MSTest
11 46 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 42 (2.40%) Cucumber
13 41 (2.34%) ReSharper
14 37 (2.11%) TeamCity
15 36 (2.06%) Jenkins
16 34 (1.94%) webpack
17 32 (1.83%) gulp
18 27 (1.54%) NSubstitute
19 25 (1.43%) MSBuild
20 24 (1.37%) NMock
General
1 350 (20.00%) Finance
2 93 (5.31%) Games
3 89 (5.09%) Marketing
4 73 (4.17%) Advertising
5 69 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 49 (2.80%) Banking
7 31 (1.77%) Retail
8 29 (1.66%) Electronics
9 26 (1.49%) Music Industry
10 24 (1.37%) Legal
11 22 (1.26%) Law
12 21 (1.20%) Back Office
12 21 (1.20%) Investment Banking
13 19 (1.09%) Manufacturing
14 18 (1.03%) Front Office
15 13 (0.74%) Publishing
16 12 (0.69%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.17%) Brand Awareness
19 2 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1522 (86.97%) Developer
2 1027 (58.69%) .NET Developer
3 963 (55.03%) C# Developer
4 650 (37.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 467 (26.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 383 (21.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 359 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 270 (15.43%) Senior Developer
9 231 (13.20%) Software Developer
10 199 (11.37%) SQL Developer
11 174 (9.94%) Senior C# Developer
12 166 (9.49%) C# Software Developer
13 165 (9.43%) Web Developer
14 164 (9.37%) Senior .NET Developer
15 153 (8.74%) Agile Developer
16 142 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
17 134 (7.66%) Agile .NET Developer
18 122 (6.97%) Software Engineer
19 108 (6.17%) Agile C# Developer
20 105 (6.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1725 (98.57%) .NET
2 1310 (74.86%) ASP.NET
3 924 (52.80%) HTML
4 886 (50.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 878 (50.17%) WCF
6 875 (50.00%) CSS
7 841 (48.06%) .NET Framework
8 782 (44.69%) jQuery
9 667 (38.11%) Entity Framework
10 590 (33.71%) WPF
11 472 (26.97%) Web Services
12 457 (26.11%) XML
13 441 (25.20%) Ajax
14 433 (24.74%) HTML5
15 418 (23.89%) ASP.NET Web API
16 362 (20.69%) NHibernate
17 341 (19.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 255 (14.57%) AngularJS
19 243 (13.89%) Silverlight
20 196 (11.20%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 207 (11.83%) Computer Science
2 100 (5.71%) N-Tier
3 81 (4.63%) Inversion of Control
4 77 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (3.31%) Hedge funds
6 54 (3.09%) Social Network
7 48 (2.74%) User Experience
8 45 (2.57%) Client/Server
9 36 (2.06%) Blog
10 27 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
11 26 (1.49%) DTV
12 25 (1.43%) Mathematics
12 25 (1.43%) Mobile App
13 14 (0.80%) iPad
14 13 (0.74%) Algorithms
14 13 (0.74%) Physics
15 9 (0.51%) Xbox
16 7 (0.40%) Digital Media
17 6 (0.34%) New Media
17 6 (0.34%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 259 (14.80%) Windows
2 30 (1.71%) Windows Server
3 20 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 16 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (0.74%) Android
7 9 (0.51%) Linux
8 2 (0.11%) Unix
8 2 (0.11%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.057%) Debian
9 1 (0.057%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.057%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1241 (70.91%) MVC
2 990 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
3 623 (35.60%) TDD
4 495 (28.29%) Scrum
5 387 (22.11%) OO
6 358 (20.46%) Web Development
7 287 (16.40%) Web Application Development
8 269 (15.37%) Software Engineering
9 260 (14.86%) BDD
10 226 (12.91%) Unit Testing
11 192 (10.97%) Kanban
12 172 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
13 160 (9.14%) MVVM
14 147 (8.40%) SDLC
15 136 (7.77%) SOA
16 129 (7.37%) Dependency Injection
17 127 (7.26%) OOP
18 107 (6.11%) E-Commerce
19 97 (5.54%) Workflow
20 96 (5.49%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1672 (95.54%) C#
2 1031 (58.91%) JavaScript
3 920 (52.57%) SQL
4 439 (25.09%) T-SQL
5 342 (19.54%) VB.NET
6 100 (5.71%) C++
7 95 (5.43%) VB
8 94 (5.37%) Java
9 57 (3.26%) XAML
10 50 (2.86%) PL/SQL
11 42 (2.40%) XPath
12 35 (2.00%) VB6
13 21 (1.20%) PowerShell
14 18 (1.03%) ANSI SQL
15 16 (0.91%) C
16 14 (0.80%) PHP
17 13 (0.74%) Python
18 12 (0.69%) Ruby
19 11 (0.63%) VBScript
20 8 (0.46%) F#
Qualifications
1 256 (14.63%) Degree
2 57 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (1.94%) MCP
4 32 (1.83%) MCSD
5 29 (1.66%) MCAD
6 28 (1.60%) MCTS
7 7 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.23%) ISEB
8 4 (0.23%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.17%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.057%) HND
10 1 (0.057%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.06%) QA
2 25 (1.43%) ISO 9001
3 10 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.11%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.11%) SLA
5 1 (0.057%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.057%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.057%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.057%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (0.29%) MOM
3 4 (0.23%) Control-M
4 3 (0.17%) Wonderware InTouch
5 2 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.057%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.057%) Puppet
Vendors
1 585 (33.43%) Microsoft
2 96 (5.49%) Oracle
3 32 (1.83%) DevExpress
4 21 (1.20%) Sitecore
5 20 (1.14%) SAP
5 20 (1.14%) Telerik
6 14 (0.80%) Google
7 13 (0.74%) Twitter
8 10 (0.57%) Facebook
9 8 (0.46%) Sybase
10 7 (0.40%) Charles River
10 7 (0.40%) Infragistics
11 6 (0.34%) Ektron
11 6 (0.34%) PayPal
11 6 (0.34%) Xamarin
12 5 (0.29%) Splunk
13 4 (0.23%) Endeca
13 4 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.17%) VMware
14 3 (0.17%) Wonderware
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Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £26,041 to £34,876 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
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Salary: £30K + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, 25 Days Holiday, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Holidays, Pension
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Salary: circa60k+Bens
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Salary: 40-50k+Bens
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
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London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
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Salary: 35-45k+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
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