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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 76 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 14 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.36% 1.91% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.62% 3.69% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £46,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
534 597 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 52.00% 51.96% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 371 336 293
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 24 December 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Glasgow

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 38 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (94.74%) .NET
3 34 (89.47%) ASP.NET
4 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
5 23 (60.53%) MVC
6 21 (55.26%) HTML
6 21 (55.26%) jQuery
7 20 (52.63%) SQL
8 19 (50.00%) CSS
8 19 (50.00%) Software Engineering
9 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
10 16 (42.11%) Unit Testing
11 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
12 13 (34.21%) Coaching
13 12 (31.58%) WCF
14 11 (28.95%) VBScript
14 11 (28.95%) OO
14 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
14 11 (28.95%) Law
14 11 (28.95%) Ajax
14 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (26.32%) RAD
15 10 (26.32%) Legal
15 10 (26.32%) Document Management
15 10 (26.32%) Systems Analysis
15 10 (26.32%) WPF
15 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (21.05%) Web Services

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
2 7 (18.42%) Umbraco
3 3 (7.89%) CMS
4 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.53%) GitHub
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon S3
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.16%) NUnit
2 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Moq
3 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 11 (28.95%) Law
2 10 (26.32%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) Software Developer
3 15 (39.47%) Software Engineer
4 14 (36.84%) Programmer
5 13 (34.21%) Analyst Programmer
5 13 (34.21%) Analyst
6 10 (26.32%) Applications Developer
6 10 (26.32%) Analyst Developer
7 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
8 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (7.89%) C# Analyst Programmer
9 3 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (7.89%) C# Programmer
9 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
11 1 (2.63%) Junior
11 1 (2.63%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (94.74%) .NET
2 34 (89.47%) ASP.NET
3 21 (55.26%) HTML
3 21 (55.26%) jQuery
4 19 (50.00%) CSS
5 12 (31.58%) WCF
6 11 (28.95%) Ajax
7 10 (26.32%) WPF
7 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (21.05%) Silverlight
8 8 (21.05%) Web Services
9 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
10 6 (15.79%) CSS3
11 5 (13.16%) WinForms
11 5 (13.16%) NHibernate
11 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
12 4 (10.53%) HTML5
12 4 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.16%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.26%) iPad
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.26%) User Experience
5 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) MVC
2 19 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (42.11%) Unit Testing
5 13 (34.21%) Coaching
6 11 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (28.95%) OO
7 10 (26.32%) RAD
7 10 (26.32%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (26.32%) Document Management
8 7 (18.42%) TDD
9 6 (15.79%) OOP
9 6 (15.79%) Web Development
9 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
10 5 (13.16%) Parallel Programming
11 4 (10.53%) BDD
12 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
13 2 (5.26%) Scrum
13 2 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
14 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
3 20 (52.63%) SQL
4 11 (28.95%) VBScript
5 5 (13.16%) F#
6 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Sybase
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter