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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 377 313 269
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -44
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 680 1008 1246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.99% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.96% 2.60% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 624 916 1121
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 £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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
34650 38713 40894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.76% 37.93% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30166 33505 34727
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 £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 September 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 September 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 -36 257 £50,000 - 33
South East +60 158 £47,500 +11.76% 17
North West -51 73 £45,000 +12.50% 15
West Midlands +11 62 £40,000 +6.66% 7
East Midlands -11 36 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire +2 35 £55,000 +37.50% 5
East of England -52 33 £49,500 +10.00% 8
South West -37 18 £35,000 -9.09% 3
North East -10 8 £35,000 +13.07% 2
LINQ
UK

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 1501 (97.34%) .NET
2 1488 (96.50%) C#
3 1129 (73.22%) ASP.NET
4 1109 (71.92%) MVC
5 1079 (69.97%) SQL Server
6 902 (58.50%) Agile Software Development
7 830 (53.83%) JavaScript
8 819 (53.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 787 (51.04%) HTML
10 780 (50.58%) SQL
11 775 (50.26%) WCF
12 739 (47.92%) CSS
13 718 (46.56%) .NET Framework
14 612 (39.69%) jQuery
14 612 (39.69%) TDD
15 574 (37.22%) Entity Framework
16 523 (33.92%) Scrum
17 491 (31.84%) WPF
18 490 (31.78%) Microsoft
19 441 (28.60%) XML
20 439 (28.47%) Web Services
21 399 (25.88%) ASP.NET Web API
22 375 (24.32%) HTML5
23 372 (24.12%) NUnit
24 369 (23.93%) Finance
25 331 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 329 (21.34%) T-SQL
27 325 (21.08%) NHibernate
28 315 (20.43%) OO
29 300 (19.46%) Ajax

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 99 (6.42%) IIS
2 96 (6.23%) SharePoint
3 61 (3.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 51 (3.31%) BizTalk Server
5 49 (3.18%) CMS
6 23 (1.49%) Umbraco
7 12 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 11 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (0.65%) NServiceBus
10 9 (0.58%) Confluence
10 9 (0.58%) K2 blackpearl
11 5 (0.32%) Apache
11 5 (0.32%) Sitefinity
12 3 (0.19%) WordPress
13 2 (0.13%) Commerce Server
13 2 (0.13%) Commerce Server 2007
13 2 (0.13%) JBoss
13 2 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.065%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 119 (7.72%) MS Excel
2 39 (2.53%) MS Office
3 20 (1.30%) Photoshop
4 19 (1.23%) Fireworks
5 9 (0.58%) HipChat
6 5 (0.32%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.26%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.32%) RMDS
4 4 (0.26%) Scribe Insight
5 1 (0.065%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 182 (11.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.43%) Office 365
4 14 (0.91%) GitHub
5 11 (0.71%) SaaS
6 6 (0.39%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.13%) PaaS
9 1 (0.065%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.065%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.065%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.065%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.11%) Internet
2 26 (1.69%) Broadband
3 15 (0.97%) HTTP
4 10 (0.65%) SSL
5 6 (0.39%) Firewall
5 6 (0.39%) SMTP
6 5 (0.32%) Intranet
6 5 (0.32%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.13%) GSM
7 2 (0.13%) UMTS
8 1 (0.065%) AMQP
8 1 (0.065%) CTI
8 1 (0.065%) LAN
8 1 (0.065%) LTE
8 1 (0.065%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1079 (69.97%) SQL Server
2 275 (17.83%) SQL Server 2014
3 111 (7.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 107 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 75 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 73 (4.73%) MySQL
7 60 (3.89%) Relational Database
8 44 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 37 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (1.23%) SQLite
11 18 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (1.04%) SSDT
13 15 (0.97%) Redis
14 14 (0.91%) NoSQL
15 13 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
17 11 (0.71%) Big Data
17 11 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 10 (0.65%) MongoDB
18 10 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 372 (24.12%) NUnit
2 284 (18.42%) Visual Studio
3 245 (15.89%) Rhino Mocks
4 243 (15.76%) Subversion
5 226 (14.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 125 (8.11%) Git (software)
7 107 (6.94%) Selenium
8 89 (5.77%) Moq
9 83 (5.38%) JIRA
10 73 (4.73%) MSTest
11 37 (2.40%) webpack
12 34 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 33 (2.14%) TeamCity
14 32 (2.08%) Cucumber
15 28 (1.82%) gulp
16 23 (1.49%) SpecFlow
17 22 (1.43%) ReSharper
18 20 (1.30%) NSubstitute
19 15 (0.97%) MSBuild
20 14 (0.91%) Jenkins
General
1 369 (23.93%) Finance
2 105 (6.81%) Games
3 84 (5.45%) Marketing
4 54 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 52 (3.37%) Advertising
6 48 (3.11%) Banking
7 30 (1.95%) Retail
8 26 (1.69%) Music Industry
9 23 (1.49%) Electronics
10 18 (1.17%) Back Office
11 17 (1.10%) Investment Banking
11 17 (1.10%) Manufacturing
12 15 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.65%) Legal
14 8 (0.52%) Law
15 7 (0.45%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.39%) Front Office
16 6 (0.39%) Publishing
17 3 (0.19%) French Language
18 1 (0.065%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1371 (88.91%) Developer
2 943 (61.15%) .NET Developer
3 868 (56.29%) C# Developer
4 616 (39.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 421 (27.30%) ASP.NET Developer
6 359 (23.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 289 (18.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 233 (15.11%) Senior Developer
9 205 (13.29%) Software Developer
10 159 (10.31%) SQL Developer
11 149 (9.66%) Senior C# Developer
12 133 (8.63%) C# Software Developer
13 130 (8.43%) Senior .NET Developer
14 129 (8.37%) Agile Developer
15 121 (7.85%) Agile .NET Developer
16 119 (7.72%) .NET Software Developer
17 113 (7.33%) Web Developer
18 107 (6.94%) Software Engineer
19 101 (6.55%) Agile C# Developer
20 98 (6.36%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1501 (97.34%) .NET
2 1129 (73.22%) ASP.NET
3 819 (53.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 787 (51.04%) HTML
5 775 (50.26%) WCF
6 739 (47.92%) CSS
7 718 (46.56%) .NET Framework
8 612 (39.69%) jQuery
9 574 (37.22%) Entity Framework
10 491 (31.84%) WPF
11 441 (28.60%) XML
12 439 (28.47%) Web Services
13 399 (25.88%) ASP.NET Web API
14 375 (24.32%) HTML5
15 331 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 325 (21.08%) NHibernate
17 300 (19.46%) Ajax
18 236 (15.30%) AngularJS
19 232 (15.05%) Silverlight
20 166 (10.77%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 152 (9.86%) Computer Science
2 80 (5.19%) N-Tier
3 69 (4.47%) User Experience
4 67 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (3.63%) Hedge funds
6 55 (3.57%) Social Network
7 44 (2.85%) Inversion of Control
8 43 (2.79%) Client/Server
9 41 (2.66%) Mobile App
10 34 (2.20%) iPad
11 28 (1.82%) Blog
12 26 (1.69%) Digital TV
13 22 (1.43%) Mathematics
14 12 (0.78%) Data Integration
14 12 (0.78%) Online Games
15 11 (0.71%) Fintech
15 11 (0.71%) Xbox
16 7 (0.45%) Algorithms
17 6 (0.39%) Contactless
17 6 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 237 (15.37%) Windows
2 34 (2.20%) Windows Server
3 31 (2.01%) Apple iOS
4 24 (1.56%) Android
5 10 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.45%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.065%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.065%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.065%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1109 (71.92%) MVC
2 902 (58.50%) Agile Software Development
3 612 (39.69%) TDD
4 523 (33.92%) Scrum
5 315 (20.43%) OO
6 287 (18.61%) Web Application Development
7 269 (17.44%) Web Development
8 210 (13.62%) BDD
9 194 (12.58%) Software Engineering
10 174 (11.28%) Unit Testing
11 167 (10.83%) Kanban
12 148 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
13 130 (8.43%) SDLC
14 107 (6.94%) MVVM
14 107 (6.94%) SOA
15 106 (6.87%) E-Commerce
16 91 (5.90%) Workflow
17 90 (5.84%) OOP
17 90 (5.84%) SOLID
18 88 (5.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1488 (96.50%) C#
2 830 (53.83%) JavaScript
3 780 (50.58%) SQL
4 329 (21.34%) T-SQL
5 258 (16.73%) VB.NET
6 101 (6.55%) C++
7 84 (5.45%) Java
8 74 (4.80%) VB
9 56 (3.63%) PL/SQL
10 41 (2.66%) XAML
11 18 (1.17%) C
11 18 (1.17%) VB6
11 18 (1.17%) XPath
12 12 (0.78%) TypeScript
13 11 (0.71%) Python
13 11 (0.71%) VBA
14 10 (0.65%) PHP
15 8 (0.52%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.39%) Ruby
17 5 (0.32%) F#
Qualifications
1 208 (13.49%) Degree
2 46 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (1.82%) MCP
4 27 (1.75%) MCAD
4 27 (1.75%) MCSD
4 27 (1.75%) MCTS
5 3 (0.19%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.19%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.13%) HND
6 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.065%) ISEB
7 1 (0.065%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.28%) QA
2 12 (0.78%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.19%) SEPA
4 2 (0.13%) SLA
5 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (0.26%) MOM
2 2 (0.13%) Control-M
2 2 (0.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 490 (31.78%) Microsoft
2 60 (3.89%) Oracle
3 21 (1.36%) PayPal
4 20 (1.30%) Google
5 19 (1.23%) Sitecore
6 18 (1.17%) SAP
7 17 (1.10%) DevExpress
8 15 (0.97%) Twitter
9 14 (0.91%) Telerik
9 14 (0.91%) Xamarin
10 10 (0.65%) Facebook
11 9 (0.58%) Splunk
11 9 (0.58%) Tableau
12 7 (0.45%) Sybase
13 6 (0.39%) Hyperion
14 5 (0.32%) Apple
14 5 (0.32%) Infragistics
14 5 (0.32%) TIBCO
15 3 (0.19%) Ektron
15 3 (0.19%) RedGate
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