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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 343 290 257
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -33
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 808 1108 1308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.88% 1.08% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% 2.84% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 770 988 1178
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
35822 39046 43023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.05% 37.99% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 31495 33621 36925
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -19 321 £50,000 - 33
South East -13 179 £45,000 - 15
North West -25 90 £43,500 +8.75% 13
East of England +6 73 £47,500 +18.75% 3
West Midlands +1 36 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Yorkshire -26 36 £55,000 +32.53% 3
East Midlands -19 31 £37,500 +36.36% 2
South West -18 30 £35,000 -6.66% 7
North East -6 12 £35,000 +16.66% 1
LINQ
UK

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 1672 (98.01%) .NET
2 1621 (95.02%) C#
3 1240 (72.68%) ASP.NET
4 1195 (70.05%) MVC
5 1186 (69.52%) SQL Server
6 976 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
7 967 (56.68%) JavaScript
8 907 (53.17%) SQL
9 883 (51.76%) WCF
10 877 (51.41%) HTML
11 849 (49.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 821 (48.12%) CSS
13 795 (46.60%) .NET Framework
14 713 (41.79%) jQuery
15 648 (37.98%) Entity Framework
16 609 (35.70%) TDD
17 581 (34.06%) Microsoft
18 562 (32.94%) WPF
19 512 (30.01%) Scrum
20 462 (27.08%) XML
21 459 (26.91%) Web Services
22 424 (24.85%) ASP.NET Web API
23 415 (24.33%) T-SQL
24 408 (23.92%) NUnit
25 401 (23.51%) HTML5
26 388 (22.74%) Finance
27 360 (21.10%) Ajax
28 355 (20.81%) OO
29 345 (20.22%) Visual Studio
30 341 (19.99%) 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 96 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 77 (4.51%) IIS
3 58 (3.40%) SharePoint 2013
4 50 (2.93%) BizTalk Server
5 39 (2.29%) CMS
6 12 (0.70%) Umbraco
7 11 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (0.53%) Confluence
9 7 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.35%) Apache
11 5 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.23%) JBoss
12 4 (0.23%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.12%) Commerce Server
13 2 (0.12%) Commerce Server 2007
13 2 (0.12%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.059%) DNN
14 1 (0.059%) K2 blackpearl
14 1 (0.059%) SAS
Applications
1 159 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 38 (2.23%) MS Office
3 22 (1.29%) Photoshop
4 18 (1.06%) Fireworks
5 9 (0.53%) HipChat
6 8 (0.47%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.23%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (0.12%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 52 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.35%) Scribe Insight
4 5 (0.29%) RMDS
5 3 (0.18%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.059%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 162 (9.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (1.99%) SaaS
4 26 (1.52%) Office 365
5 7 (0.41%) GitHub
6 6 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.29%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.12%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.059%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.059%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.059%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.059%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.05%) Internet
2 26 (1.52%) Broadband
3 24 (1.41%) HTTP
4 11 (0.64%) SMTP
5 10 (0.59%) Firewall
6 9 (0.53%) SSL
7 8 (0.47%) GSM
7 8 (0.47%) UMTS
8 7 (0.41%) CTI
8 7 (0.41%) LTE
9 4 (0.23%) Intranet
10 2 (0.12%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.059%) AMQP
11 1 (0.059%) Extranet
11 1 (0.059%) LAN
11 1 (0.059%) RS-232
11 1 (0.059%) RS-485
11 1 (0.059%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1186 (69.52%) SQL Server
2 288 (16.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 122 (7.15%) MySQL
4 120 (7.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 119 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 98 (5.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 97 (5.69%) Relational Database
8 57 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 49 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
10 28 (1.64%) SQLite
11 23 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (1.00%) RDBMS
13 15 (0.88%) Redis
14 14 (0.82%) Big Data
14 14 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (0.82%) MongoDB
14 14 (0.82%) SSDT
15 12 (0.70%) NoSQL
15 12 (0.70%) RavenDB
16 11 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 408 (23.92%) NUnit
2 345 (20.22%) Visual Studio
3 249 (14.60%) Rhino Mocks
4 238 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 218 (12.78%) Subversion
6 137 (8.03%) Selenium
7 106 (6.21%) Git (software)
8 101 (5.92%) Moq
9 93 (5.45%) JIRA
10 79 (4.63%) MSTest
11 55 (3.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 46 (2.70%) webpack
13 40 (2.34%) Cucumber
14 32 (1.88%) gulp
14 32 (1.88%) TeamCity
15 31 (1.82%) ReSharper
16 30 (1.76%) NSubstitute
17 26 (1.52%) Jenkins
18 24 (1.41%) SpecFlow
19 22 (1.29%) MSBuild
General
1 388 (22.74%) Finance
2 103 (6.04%) Games
2 103 (6.04%) Marketing
3 73 (4.28%) Telecoms
4 69 (4.04%) Advertising
5 52 (3.05%) Banking
6 34 (1.99%) Retail
7 31 (1.82%) Electronics
8 26 (1.52%) Music Industry
9 25 (1.47%) Legal
10 24 (1.41%) Manufacturing
11 20 (1.17%) Back Office
12 16 (0.94%) Investment Banking
12 16 (0.94%) Law
13 13 (0.76%) Publishing
14 11 (0.64%) Front Office
15 9 (0.53%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.18%) Brand Awareness
17 3 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1491 (87.40%) Developer
2 1008 (59.09%) .NET Developer
3 934 (54.75%) C# Developer
4 643 (37.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 435 (25.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 363 (21.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 321 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 272 (15.94%) Senior Developer
9 224 (13.13%) Software Developer
10 196 (11.49%) SQL Developer
11 169 (9.91%) Senior C# Developer
12 156 (9.14%) Agile Developer
13 151 (8.85%) Senior .NET Developer
14 148 (8.68%) C# Software Developer
15 140 (8.21%) Agile .NET Developer
16 137 (8.03%) .NET Software Developer
17 118 (6.92%) Web Developer
18 111 (6.51%) Agile C# Developer
19 110 (6.45%) Software Engineer
20 102 (5.98%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1672 (98.01%) .NET
2 1240 (72.68%) ASP.NET
3 883 (51.76%) WCF
4 877 (51.41%) HTML
5 849 (49.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 821 (48.12%) CSS
7 795 (46.60%) .NET Framework
8 713 (41.79%) jQuery
9 648 (37.98%) Entity Framework
10 562 (32.94%) WPF
11 462 (27.08%) XML
12 459 (26.91%) Web Services
13 424 (24.85%) ASP.NET Web API
14 401 (23.51%) HTML5
15 360 (21.10%) Ajax
16 341 (19.99%) NHibernate
17 339 (19.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 247 (14.48%) Silverlight
19 240 (14.07%) AngularJS
20 174 (10.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 211 (12.37%) Computer Science
2 103 (6.04%) N-Tier
3 79 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (3.93%) Inversion of Control
5 60 (3.52%) Hedge funds
6 48 (2.81%) Social Network
7 47 (2.75%) Client/Server
8 43 (2.52%) User Experience
9 37 (2.17%) Blog
10 29 (1.70%) iPad
11 26 (1.52%) Digital TV
12 23 (1.35%) Mobile App
13 22 (1.29%) Mathematics
14 14 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (0.70%) Fintech
16 11 (0.64%) Algorithms
16 11 (0.64%) Data Integration
16 11 (0.64%) Online Games
16 11 (0.64%) Xbox
17 8 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 258 (15.12%) Windows
2 27 (1.58%) Apple iOS
2 27 (1.58%) Windows Server
3 19 (1.11%) Android
4 11 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (0.35%) Linux
6 4 (0.23%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.12%) Unix
9 1 (0.059%) Debian
9 1 (0.059%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.059%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.059%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.059%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1195 (70.05%) MVC
2 976 (57.21%) Agile Software Development
3 609 (35.70%) TDD
4 512 (30.01%) Scrum
5 355 (20.81%) OO
6 313 (18.35%) Web Development
7 287 (16.82%) Web Application Development
8 246 (14.42%) BDD
9 243 (14.24%) Software Engineering
10 201 (11.78%) Unit Testing
11 195 (11.43%) Kanban
12 164 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
13 151 (8.85%) SDLC
14 146 (8.56%) MVVM
15 145 (8.50%) SOA
16 110 (6.45%) E-Commerce
17 108 (6.33%) OOP
18 106 (6.21%) Workflow
19 96 (5.63%) Responsive Web Design
20 93 (5.45%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1621 (95.02%) C#
2 967 (56.68%) JavaScript
3 907 (53.17%) SQL
4 415 (24.33%) T-SQL
5 310 (18.17%) VB.NET
6 103 (6.04%) C++
7 87 (5.10%) Java
8 83 (4.87%) VB
9 62 (3.63%) XAML
10 52 (3.05%) PL/SQL
11 38 (2.23%) XPath
12 27 (1.58%) VB6
13 18 (1.06%) ANSI SQL
14 16 (0.94%) PHP
14 16 (0.94%) PowerShell
15 14 (0.82%) C
16 13 (0.76%) Python
17 8 (0.47%) F#
17 8 (0.47%) Ruby
18 6 (0.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 240 (14.07%) Degree
2 57 (3.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (2.17%) MCP
4 31 (1.82%) MCSD
5 30 (1.76%) MCTS
6 28 (1.64%) MCAD
7 7 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.23%) ISEB
8 4 (0.23%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.12%) HND
9 2 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (4.34%) QA
2 22 (1.29%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.18%) SEPA
5 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.059%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.059%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (0.29%) MOM
3 4 (0.23%) Control-M
4 1 (0.059%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 581 (34.06%) Microsoft
2 94 (5.51%) Oracle
3 26 (1.52%) DevExpress
4 25 (1.47%) SAP
5 19 (1.11%) Telerik
6 17 (1.00%) Twitter
7 16 (0.94%) Google
8 9 (0.53%) Splunk
8 9 (0.53%) Xamarin
9 8 (0.47%) Facebook
9 8 (0.47%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.41%) Sybase
11 6 (0.35%) Ektron
11 6 (0.35%) Hyperion
11 6 (0.35%) Infragistics
11 6 (0.35%) PayPal
11 6 (0.35%) Tableau
12 5 (0.29%) TIBCO
13 4 (0.23%) Apple
14 3 (0.18%) Atlassian
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