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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 85 72 90
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 18 42 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.46% 3.02% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.43% 6.11% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 35 6
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
525 687 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.44% 49.42% 53.68%
Number of salaries quoted 327 453 308
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £57,500
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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Glasgow

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 37 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (97.30%) .NET
3 35 (94.59%) JavaScript
4 34 (91.89%) ASP.NET
5 29 (78.38%) MVC
5 29 (78.38%) SQL Server
6 25 (67.57%) HTML
7 24 (64.86%) .NET Framework
7 24 (64.86%) HTML5
7 24 (64.86%) Entity Framework
8 23 (62.16%) Visual Studio
8 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
9 19 (51.35%) CSS
10 18 (48.65%) Web Services
11 17 (45.95%) Oracle
11 17 (45.95%) SQL
11 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 17 (45.95%) jQuery
12 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
12 16 (43.24%) LINQ to SQL
12 16 (43.24%) Automated Testing
13 15 (40.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (40.54%) NHibernate
14 14 (37.84%) XML
14 14 (37.84%) XSLT
14 14 (37.84%) GitLab
14 14 (37.84%) TeamCity
15 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
15 13 (35.14%) WCF
16 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 6 (16.22%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon S3
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon SQS
1 7 (18.92%) GitHub
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (78.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (40.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (27.03%) Hadoop
3 10 (27.03%) MongoDB
4 8 (21.62%) Big Data
5 7 (18.92%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
8 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
8 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (62.16%) Visual Studio
2 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
3 14 (37.84%) TeamCity
3 14 (37.84%) GitLab
4 9 (24.32%) MSBuild
4 9 (24.32%) WatiN
4 9 (24.32%) Subversion
4 9 (24.32%) Selenium
5 8 (21.62%) SpecFlow
5 8 (21.62%) Cucumber
6 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (8.11%) Moq
7 3 (8.11%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 20 (54.05%) .NET Developer
3 15 (40.54%) Senior Developer
4 10 (27.03%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) C# Developer
5 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Software Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (8.11%) Programmer
8 3 (8.11%) C# Analyst Programmer
8 3 (8.11%) Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) C# Programmer
9 2 (5.41%) Junior
9 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Software Manager
10 1 (2.70%) Junior Software Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 34 (91.89%) ASP.NET
3 25 (67.57%) HTML
4 24 (64.86%) .NET Framework
4 24 (64.86%) HTML5
4 24 (64.86%) Entity Framework
5 19 (51.35%) CSS
6 18 (48.65%) Web Services
7 17 (45.95%) jQuery
7 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (43.24%) LINQ to SQL
9 15 (40.54%) NHibernate
10 14 (37.84%) XML
10 14 (37.84%) XSLT
11 13 (35.14%) WCF
11 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
12 10 (27.03%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (27.03%) SOAP
13 9 (24.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (21.62%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) User Experience
2 5 (13.51%) N-Tier
2 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) iPad
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) MVC
2 16 (43.24%) Automated Testing
3 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (27.03%) OO
5 9 (24.32%) ETL
5 9 (24.32%) OOP
6 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
6 8 (21.62%) Data Analytics
6 8 (21.62%) Analytics
7 6 (16.22%) UX Design
8 5 (13.51%) Parallel Programming
8 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
8 5 (13.51%) TDD
9 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.11%) Coaching
10 3 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (5.41%) BDD
11 2 (5.41%) Scrum
11 2 (5.41%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (94.59%) JavaScript
3 17 (45.95%) SQL
4 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
5 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
6 5 (13.51%) F#
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) Java
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 17 (45.95%) Oracle
3 9 (24.32%) Informatica
3 9 (24.32%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.41%) Sybase