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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 340 313 275
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -38
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 731 990 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.87% 0.99% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.21% 2.55% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 681 905 1086
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 £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
33051 38750 39313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.13% 38.57% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28748 33537 34007
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +5 260 £50,000 +5.26% 29
South East +39 173 £45,000 +5.88% 14
North West -66 73 £45,000 +5.88% 16
East of England -27 66 £52,500 +5.00% 10
West Midlands +5 60 £40,000 +3.22% 5
Yorkshire -9 41 £45,000 +12.50% 5
East Midlands +10 36 £38,750 -8.82% 5
South West -24 17 £35,000 -6.66% 2
North East -2 5 £35,000 +7.69%
LINQ
UK

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 1399 (97.02%) .NET
2 1387 (96.19%) C#
3 1090 (75.59%) ASP.NET
4 1057 (73.30%) MVC
5 1016 (70.46%) SQL Server
6 843 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
7 790 (54.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 784 (54.37%) JavaScript
9 783 (54.30%) HTML
10 742 (51.46%) CSS
11 724 (50.21%) WCF
12 720 (49.93%) SQL
13 705 (48.89%) .NET Framework
14 607 (42.09%) TDD
15 591 (40.98%) jQuery
16 556 (38.56%) Entity Framework
17 519 (35.99%) Scrum
18 480 (33.29%) WPF
19 466 (32.32%) Microsoft
20 445 (30.86%) Web Services
21 411 (28.50%) XML
22 392 (27.18%) ASP.NET Web API
23 365 (25.31%) NUnit
24 349 (24.20%) HTML5
25 323 (22.40%) Ajax
26 320 (22.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 308 (21.36%) OO
28 307 (21.29%) T-SQL
29 305 (21.15%) Finance
30 300 (20.80%) 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
1 125 (8.67%) IIS
2 77 (5.34%) SharePoint
3 63 (4.37%) CMS
4 52 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
5 47 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 44 (3.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 25 (1.73%) Umbraco
8 20 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (0.76%) NServiceBus
10 10 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (0.62%) K2 blackpearl
12 5 (0.35%) Confluence
12 5 (0.35%) Sitefinity
12 5 (0.35%) WordPress
13 3 (0.21%) Apache
13 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.14%) Drupal
15 1 (0.069%) Commerce Server 2007
15 1 (0.069%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.069%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 120 (8.32%) MS Excel
2 30 (2.08%) MS Office
3 21 (1.46%) Photoshop
4 13 (0.90%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.28%) InDesign
5 4 (0.28%) MicroStation
6 3 (0.21%) HipChat
7 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.28%) RMDS
2 4 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 167 (11.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.25%) Office 365
4 12 (0.83%) GitHub
5 11 (0.76%) SaaS
6 4 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (0.21%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.14%) PaaS
9 1 (0.069%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.069%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.069%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.069%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.26%) Internet
2 25 (1.73%) Broadband
3 21 (1.46%) HTTP
4 9 (0.62%) SSL
4 9 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.28%) NFC
5 4 (0.28%) SMPP
5 4 (0.28%) SMS
6 3 (0.21%) Firewall
7 2 (0.14%) Intranet
7 2 (0.14%) SMTP
8 1 (0.069%) AMQP
8 1 (0.069%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.069%) DHCP
8 1 (0.069%) DNS
8 1 (0.069%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1016 (70.46%) SQL Server
2 247 (17.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 111 (7.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 84 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 73 (5.06%) MySQL
6 52 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 47 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 38 (2.64%) Relational Database
10 22 (1.53%) NoSQL
11 14 (0.97%) SQLite
12 12 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
12 12 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (0.76%) MongoDB
13 11 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (0.69%) Big Data
14 10 (0.69%) Redis
14 10 (0.69%) SSDT
15 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 365 (25.31%) NUnit
2 241 (16.71%) Subversion
3 230 (15.95%) Rhino Mocks
4 214 (14.84%) Visual Studio
5 190 (13.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 157 (10.89%) Git (software)
7 91 (6.31%) Moq
8 90 (6.24%) Selenium
9 89 (6.17%) MSTest
10 69 (4.79%) JIRA
11 41 (2.84%) webpack
12 35 (2.43%) gulp
13 30 (2.08%) TeamCity
14 26 (1.80%) SpecFlow
15 22 (1.53%) Cucumber
16 16 (1.11%) Jenkins
17 15 (1.04%) MSBuild
17 15 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 14 (0.97%) Plastic SCM
19 13 (0.90%) ReSharper
General
1 305 (21.15%) Finance
2 97 (6.73%) Games
3 72 (4.99%) Marketing
4 58 (4.02%) Advertising
5 38 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.43%) Banking
7 28 (1.94%) Retail
8 26 (1.80%) Music Industry
9 21 (1.46%) Electronics
10 12 (0.83%) Brand Awareness
11 11 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.49%) Back Office
12 7 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.35%) Legal
14 4 (0.28%) Front Office
14 4 (0.28%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.28%) Publishing
15 3 (0.21%) Law
16 2 (0.14%) Military
17 1 (0.069%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1266 (87.79%) Developer
2 872 (60.47%) .NET Developer
3 762 (52.84%) C# Developer
4 559 (38.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 381 (26.42%) ASP.NET Developer
6 316 (21.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 250 (17.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 247 (17.13%) Senior Developer
9 210 (14.56%) Software Developer
10 141 (9.78%) Senior .NET Developer
11 139 (9.64%) Senior C# Developer
12 130 (9.02%) SQL Developer
13 126 (8.74%) Web Developer
14 114 (7.91%) Agile Developer
14 114 (7.91%) C# Software Developer
15 113 (7.84%) Software Engineer
16 108 (7.49%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 107 (7.42%) .NET Software Developer
18 104 (7.21%) Agile .NET Developer
19 94 (6.52%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1399 (97.02%) .NET
2 1090 (75.59%) ASP.NET
3 790 (54.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 783 (54.30%) HTML
5 742 (51.46%) CSS
6 724 (50.21%) WCF
7 705 (48.89%) .NET Framework
8 591 (40.98%) jQuery
9 556 (38.56%) Entity Framework
10 480 (33.29%) WPF
11 445 (30.86%) Web Services
12 411 (28.50%) XML
13 392 (27.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 349 (24.20%) HTML5
15 323 (22.40%) Ajax
16 320 (22.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 300 (20.80%) NHibernate
18 244 (16.92%) AngularJS
19 210 (14.56%) Silverlight
20 159 (11.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 122 (8.46%) Computer Science
2 70 (4.85%) User Experience
3 66 (4.58%) Mobile App
4 61 (4.23%) N-Tier
5 53 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
6 50 (3.47%) Social Network
7 49 (3.40%) Hedge funds
8 43 (2.98%) Client/Server
9 34 (2.36%) iPad
10 29 (2.01%) Blog
11 26 (1.80%) Digital TV
12 24 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
13 21 (1.46%) Mathematics
14 11 (0.76%) Fintech
15 9 (0.62%) Data Integration
15 9 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (0.62%) Xbox
16 7 (0.49%) Mobile Payment
16 7 (0.49%) Reinsurance
16 7 (0.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 212 (14.70%) Windows
2 27 (1.87%) Windows Server
3 24 (1.66%) Apple iOS
4 22 (1.53%) Android
5 7 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.42%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.14%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.069%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.069%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1057 (73.30%) MVC
2 843 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
3 607 (42.09%) TDD
4 519 (35.99%) Scrum
5 308 (21.36%) OO
6 259 (17.96%) Web Application Development
7 247 (17.13%) Web Development
8 207 (14.36%) BDD
9 182 (12.62%) Software Engineering
10 149 (10.33%) Continuous Integration
11 144 (9.99%) Kanban
12 123 (8.53%) SDLC
12 123 (8.53%) Unit Testing
13 117 (8.11%) MVVM
14 103 (7.14%) E-Commerce
15 92 (6.38%) SOA
16 91 (6.31%) OOP
16 91 (6.31%) UML
17 82 (5.69%) SOLID
18 77 (5.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1387 (96.19%) C#
2 784 (54.37%) JavaScript
3 720 (49.93%) SQL
4 307 (21.29%) T-SQL
5 271 (18.79%) VB.NET
6 119 (8.25%) C++
7 106 (7.35%) Java
8 72 (4.99%) PL/SQL
9 69 (4.79%) VB
10 30 (2.08%) XAML
11 24 (1.66%) TypeScript
12 23 (1.60%) C
13 11 (0.76%) PowerShell
13 11 (0.76%) VBA
14 10 (0.69%) Python
14 10 (0.69%) VB6
15 5 (0.35%) PHP
15 5 (0.35%) VBScript
15 5 (0.35%) XPath
16 3 (0.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 184 (12.76%) Degree
2 46 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (1.87%) MCAD
3 27 (1.87%) MCP
3 27 (1.87%) MCSD
3 27 (1.87%) MCTS
4 3 (0.21%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.21%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.14%) HND
5 2 (0.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.26%) QA
2 5 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.21%) SEPA
5 2 (0.14%) SLA
6 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.21%) XenApp
2 3 (0.21%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.14%) Docker
3 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.069%) Firmware
4 1 (0.069%) vCloud
4 1 (0.069%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.28%) SCCM
2 3 (0.21%) MOM
3 2 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.14%) Kibana
4 1 (0.069%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 466 (32.32%) Microsoft
2 61 (4.23%) Oracle
3 40 (2.77%) Sitecore
4 34 (2.36%) PayPal
5 21 (1.46%) Google
6 15 (1.04%) Twitter
7 12 (0.83%) Tableau
8 10 (0.69%) Sybase
9 9 (0.62%) Xamarin
10 8 (0.55%) Telerik
11 7 (0.49%) Facebook
12 6 (0.42%) Adobe
12 6 (0.42%) Hyperion
13 5 (0.35%) Atlassian
13 5 (0.35%) DevExpress
14 4 (0.28%) Apple
14 4 (0.28%) Cisco
14 4 (0.28%) SAP
14 4 (0.28%) TIBCO
14 4 (0.28%) VMware
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £55k DOE
Posted: 9 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Talent Cluster
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45K + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-50k
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £52,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago