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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 74 77 78
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 43 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.03% 1.47% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.51% 3.50% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 41 15 5
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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
661 486 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.58% 42.15% 42.70%
Number of salaries quoted 402 325 265
Average salary £39,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Glasgow

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 79 (100.00%) C#
2 74 (93.67%) .NET
3 63 (79.75%) ASP.NET
4 54 (68.35%) SQL
5 49 (62.03%) JavaScript
6 46 (58.23%) Software Engineering
7 45 (56.96%) HTML
8 44 (55.70%) jQuery
9 40 (50.63%) Unit Testing
10 38 (48.10%) Visual Studio
11 35 (44.30%) CSS
12 30 (37.97%) MVC
12 30 (37.97%) SharePoint
12 30 (37.97%) VBScript
12 30 (37.97%) Ajax
13 29 (36.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 28 (35.44%) Law
15 26 (32.91%) RAD
16 25 (31.65%) Legal
16 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
16 25 (31.65%) Systems Analysis
16 25 (31.65%) Document Management
16 25 (31.65%) WCF
17 22 (27.85%) SQL Server
18 21 (26.58%) Windows
19 19 (24.05%) WPF
20 18 (22.78%) XML
20 18 (22.78%) .NET Framework
21 16 (20.25%) Banking
22 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 30 (37.97%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.66%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (10.13%) IIS
4 5 (6.33%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.06%) GitHub
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.33%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 38 (48.10%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.53%) NUnit
4 2 (2.53%) Moq
5 1 (1.27%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.27%) CruiseControl
General
1 28 (35.44%) Law
2 25 (31.65%) Legal
3 16 (20.25%) Banking
4 11 (13.92%) Finance
5 9 (11.39%) Front Office
5 9 (11.39%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (74.68%) Developer
2 43 (54.43%) Software Engineer
3 31 (39.24%) Software Developer
4 30 (37.97%) Programmer
5 25 (31.65%) Applications Developer
6 23 (29.11%) Analyst Programmer
6 23 (29.11%) Analyst
7 21 (26.58%) C# Developer
7 21 (26.58%) Analyst Developer
8 19 (24.05%) Senior Software Engineer
9 14 (17.72%) WPF Developer
10 12 (15.19%) Senior Developer
11 11 (13.92%) Senior Programmer
12 9 (11.39%) .NET Developer
13 8 (10.13%) Senior Software Developer
14 7 (8.86%) Senior Applications Developer
15 6 (7.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
16 4 (5.06%) Senior Analyst Programmer
16 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (93.67%) .NET
2 63 (79.75%) ASP.NET
3 45 (56.96%) HTML
4 44 (55.70%) jQuery
5 35 (44.30%) CSS
6 30 (37.97%) Ajax
7 29 (36.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 25 (31.65%) WCF
9 19 (24.05%) WPF
10 18 (22.78%) XML
10 18 (22.78%) .NET Framework
11 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (16.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (13.92%) WinForms
13 11 (13.92%) Silverlight
14 10 (12.66%) HTML5
14 10 (12.66%) XSLT
15 7 (8.86%) Task Parallel Library
16 6 (7.59%) Web Services
17 5 (6.33%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Fixed Income
2 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.80%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.53%) Derivative
4 2 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.58%) Windows
2 9 (11.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) Software Engineering
2 40 (50.63%) Unit Testing
3 30 (37.97%) MVC
4 26 (32.91%) RAD
5 25 (31.65%) Systems Analysis
5 25 (31.65%) Document Management
6 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (18.99%) MVVM
7 9 (11.39%) Multithreading
7 9 (11.39%) Data Management
7 9 (11.39%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (10.13%) Web Development
9 7 (8.86%) OO
9 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.06%) TDD
10 4 (5.06%) OOP
11 3 (3.80%) Low Latency
11 3 (3.80%) Investment Management
12 2 (2.53%) Electronic Trading
12 2 (2.53%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) C#
2 54 (68.35%) SQL
3 49 (62.03%) JavaScript
4 30 (37.97%) VBScript
5 9 (11.39%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.39%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.06%) Java
7 3 (3.80%) C++
8 1 (1.27%) F#
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) QA
2 8 (10.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (31.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.53%) Sybase
3 1 (1.27%) Twitter
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle
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