The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 111 99 70
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -29
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 6 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% 0.47% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 1.26% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 43
Median salary £26,000 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
589 478 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.12% 37.70% 49.63%
Number of salaries quoted 252 275 443
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow 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 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 25 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) OO
2 9 (90.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (90.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (90.00%) JSON
3 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
4 7 (70.00%) Python
4 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
4 7 (70.00%) Subversion
4 7 (70.00%) Load Testing
4 7 (70.00%) GitHub
5 3 (30.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Statistics
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) iPad
7 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (70.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (70.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) JSON
2 9 (90.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (10.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (10.00%) SignalR
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) OO
1 9 (90.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Xamarin