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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 100 56 74
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +18
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 45 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.32% 3.39% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 6.86% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 43 23
Average salary - £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
476 656 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.60% 49.40% 47.07%
Number of salaries quoted 280 427 385
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,250
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 30 June 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 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
3 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 22 (84.62%) .NET Framework
3 22 (84.62%) Entity Framework
4 21 (80.77%) HTML5
4 21 (80.77%) Visual Studio
4 21 (80.77%) HTML
5 19 (73.08%) MVC
6 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
7 17 (65.38%) Oracle
7 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (61.54%) LINQ to SQL
8 16 (61.54%) SQL
8 16 (61.54%) CSS
8 16 (61.54%) Automated Testing
9 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (53.85%) TeamCity
9 14 (53.85%) Web Services
9 14 (53.85%) GitLab
10 13 (50.00%) XML
10 13 (50.00%) XSLT
10 13 (50.00%) Git (software)
10 13 (50.00%) jQuery
11 12 (46.15%) NHibernate
12 10 (38.46%) SOAP
13 9 (34.62%) Informatica
13 9 (34.62%) TIBCO

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (19.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon S3
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (15.38%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (30.77%) Hadoop
3 8 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 8 (30.77%) Big Data
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (80.77%) Visual Studio
2 14 (53.85%) TeamCity
2 14 (53.85%) GitLab
3 13 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (34.62%) Subversion
4 9 (34.62%) Selenium
4 9 (34.62%) WatiN
4 9 (34.62%) MSBuild
5 8 (30.77%) SpecFlow
5 8 (30.77%) Cucumber
6 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 14 (53.85%) Senior Developer
4 10 (38.46%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 22 (84.62%) .NET Framework
2 22 (84.62%) Entity Framework
3 21 (80.77%) HTML
3 21 (80.77%) HTML5
4 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 16 (61.54%) LINQ to SQL
5 16 (61.54%) CSS
6 14 (53.85%) Web Services
7 13 (50.00%) XML
7 13 (50.00%) XSLT
7 13 (50.00%) jQuery
8 12 (46.15%) NHibernate
9 10 (38.46%) SOAP
10 9 (34.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (30.77%) XSD
11 8 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
12 5 (19.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) MVC
2 16 (61.54%) Automated Testing
3 9 (34.62%) ETL
4 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (30.77%) Data Analytics
4 8 (30.77%) Analytics
5 5 (19.23%) UX Design
6 4 (15.38%) OOP
6 4 (15.38%) OO
6 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
8 1 (3.85%) Project Management
8 1 (3.85%) Release Management
8 1 (3.85%) Data Management
8 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
3 16 (61.54%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 17 (65.38%) Oracle
3 9 (34.62%) Informatica
3 9 (34.62%) TIBCO