The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 62 75
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 51 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 3.57% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.36% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 50 22
Average salary - £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
LINQ
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
469 693 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.21% 48.56% 43.97%
Number of salaries quoted 278 437 373
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

LINQ
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Glasgow region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Glasgow

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (88.89%) Visual Studio
2 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 16 (88.89%) Entity Framework
2 16 (88.89%) HTML5
3 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 13 (72.22%) GitLab
3 13 (72.22%) LINQ to SQL
3 13 (72.22%) Automated Testing
3 13 (72.22%) TeamCity
3 13 (72.22%) Oracle
3 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) CSS
3 13 (72.22%) MVC
3 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) XML
4 11 (61.11%) XSLT
4 11 (61.11%) jQuery
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (55.56%) NHibernate
5 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 10 (55.56%) Web Services
6 8 (44.44%) ETL
6 8 (44.44%) XSD
6 8 (44.44%) Informatica

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (44.44%) Hadoop
3 8 (44.44%) Big Data
3 8 (44.44%) MongoDB
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Visual Studio
2 13 (72.22%) GitLab
2 13 (72.22%) TeamCity
3 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 8 (44.44%) Subversion
4 8 (44.44%) Selenium
4 8 (44.44%) WatiN
4 8 (44.44%) MSBuild
4 8 (44.44%) SpecFlow
4 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
5 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 10 (55.56%) Senior Developer
4 8 (44.44%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (88.89%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 16 (88.89%) Entity Framework
2 16 (88.89%) HTML5
3 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 13 (72.22%) LINQ to SQL
3 13 (72.22%) CSS
4 11 (61.11%) XML
4 11 (61.11%) XSLT
4 11 (61.11%) jQuery
5 10 (55.56%) NHibernate
5 10 (55.56%) Web Services
6 8 (44.44%) XSD
6 8 (44.44%) SOAP
6 8 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
7 3 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Automated Testing
1 13 (72.22%) MVC
2 8 (44.44%) ETL
2 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (44.44%) Data Analytics
2 8 (44.44%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) UX Design
4 2 (11.11%) OOP
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Informatica
2 8 (44.44%) TIBCO