The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 314 269 272
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 390 545 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.89% 1.09% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 2.72% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 331 496 412
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
LINQ
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16387 20025 17785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.43% 39.88% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14017 17150 15370
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in London

LINQ
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the London region.

LINQ Salary Trend in London

LINQ
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in London

LINQ
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +17 60 £52,500 -4.54% 14
Twickenham - 13 £60,000 - 1
Hounslow - 9 £60,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +4 7 £45,000 - 1
Uxbridge -1 5 £32,500 +26.21%
Teddington - 5 £45,000 -
Croydon - 4 £52,500 -
Barnet - 2 £45,000 -
Romford - 1 £40,000 -
Osterley - 1 £65,000 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 715 (97.81%) C#
2 706 (96.58%) .NET
3 588 (80.44%) SQL Server
4 543 (74.28%) ASP.NET
5 517 (70.73%) MVC
6 511 (69.90%) Agile Software Development
7 423 (57.87%) TDD
8 418 (57.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 383 (52.39%) HTML
10 379 (51.85%) JavaScript
11 364 (49.79%) SQL
12 347 (47.47%) Scrum
13 346 (47.33%) .NET Framework
14 331 (45.28%) WCF
15 312 (42.68%) CSS
16 298 (40.77%) WPF
17 284 (38.85%) NUnit
18 277 (37.89%) NHibernate
19 261 (35.70%) Ajax
20 239 (32.69%) jQuery
21 213 (29.14%) HTML5
21 213 (29.14%) Microsoft
22 200 (27.36%) Entity Framework
23 183 (25.03%) Rhino Mocks
24 181 (24.76%) XML
25 176 (24.08%) Web Application Development
26 174 (23.80%) Finance
27 150 (20.52%) Web Services
28 147 (20.11%) T-SQL
28 147 (20.11%) Windows

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 64 (8.76%) IIS
2 52 (7.11%) SharePoint
3 33 (4.51%) CMS
4 29 (3.97%) BizTalk Server
5 26 (3.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 24 (3.28%) Umbraco
7 18 (2.46%) NServiceBus
7 18 (2.46%) Node.js
8 14 (1.92%) Apache Solr
9 10 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.09%) ColdFusion
12 7 (0.96%) Sitefinity
13 4 (0.55%) Orchard CMS
14 2 (0.27%) Apache
14 2 (0.27%) Kentico
14 2 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
15 1 (0.14%) DNN
15 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 77 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.15%) Photoshop
3 16 (2.19%) InfoPath
4 13 (1.78%) MS Office
5 6 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.55%) Sophis RISQUE
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 86 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.82%) SaaS
4 3 (0.41%) GitHub
5 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 52 (7.11%) Internet
2 45 (6.16%) Broadband
3 7 (0.96%) SMTP
3 7 (0.96%) HTTP
4 4 (0.55%) Firewall
5 3 (0.41%) DNS
6 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.27%) SWIFTNet
6 2 (0.27%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.14%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.14%) SSL
7 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 588 (80.44%) SQL Server
2 146 (19.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 91 (12.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 69 (9.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 59 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (4.24%) MySQL
7 28 (3.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (3.01%) MongoDB
8 22 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 17 (2.33%) Big Data
10 14 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (1.92%) NoSQL
11 13 (1.78%) SQL Server 2000
12 12 (1.64%) OLAP
12 12 (1.64%) RavenDB
13 11 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (1.23%) RDBMS
15 8 (1.09%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 284 (38.85%) NUnit
2 183 (25.03%) Rhino Mocks
3 143 (19.56%) Subversion
4 107 (14.64%) Moq
5 105 (14.36%) Visual Studio
6 97 (13.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 76 (10.40%) TeamCity
8 67 (9.17%) Git (software)
9 35 (4.79%) MSBuild
10 30 (4.10%) ReSharper
11 25 (3.42%) CruiseControl
12 23 (3.15%) Fiddler
12 23 (3.15%) Octopus Deploy
13 19 (2.60%) Robot Framework
13 19 (2.60%) PostSharp
13 19 (2.60%) JIRA
14 17 (2.33%) SpecFlow
15 16 (2.19%) Jenkins
15 16 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
16 13 (1.78%) FitNesse
General
1 174 (23.80%) Finance
2 78 (10.67%) Games
3 58 (7.93%) Banking
4 51 (6.98%) Telecoms
5 42 (5.75%) Front Office
6 34 (4.65%) Retail
7 26 (3.56%) Marketing
8 24 (3.28%) Music Industry
9 15 (2.05%) Investment Banking
10 13 (1.78%) Publishing
10 13 (1.78%) Local Government
11 7 (0.96%) Back Office
12 5 (0.68%) Private Banking
13 4 (0.55%) Legal
14 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.14%) Advertising
15 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 673 (92.07%) Developer
2 405 (55.40%) .NET Developer
3 303 (41.45%) C# Developer
4 212 (29.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 125 (17.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 119 (16.28%) Senior Developer
7 112 (15.32%) ASP.NET Developer
8 87 (11.90%) Senior .NET Developer
9 51 (6.98%) Agile .NET Developer
10 47 (6.43%) Junior
11 46 (6.29%) Junior Developer
12 39 (5.34%) Agile C# Developer
13 38 (5.20%) Junior .NET Developer
14 37 (5.06%) Software Developer
15 33 (4.51%) Web Developer
16 30 (4.10%) WinForms Developer
17 27 (3.69%) Software Engineer
18 26 (3.56%) Graduate
18 26 (3.56%) Senior C# Developer
19 24 (3.28%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 706 (96.58%) .NET
2 543 (74.28%) ASP.NET
3 418 (57.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 383 (52.39%) HTML
5 346 (47.33%) .NET Framework
6 331 (45.28%) WCF
7 312 (42.68%) CSS
8 298 (40.77%) WPF
9 277 (37.89%) NHibernate
10 261 (35.70%) Ajax
11 239 (32.69%) jQuery
12 213 (29.14%) HTML5
13 200 (27.36%) Entity Framework
14 181 (24.76%) XML
15 150 (20.52%) Web Services
16 131 (17.92%) Silverlight
17 121 (16.55%) Castle Windsor
18 116 (15.87%) AngularJS
19 101 (13.82%) MonoRail
20 82 (11.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 42 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (4.79%) Client/Server
4 27 (3.69%) Social Network
5 24 (3.28%) DTV
6 22 (3.01%) Web 2.0
7 20 (2.74%) N-Tier
7 20 (2.74%) User Experience
8 19 (2.60%) Mathematics
9 17 (2.33%) Hedge funds
10 16 (2.19%) Equities
11 15 (2.05%) Inversion of Control
11 15 (2.05%) Derivative
12 14 (1.92%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.64%) Fixed Income
14 11 (1.50%) Photography
14 11 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 10 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
16 8 (1.09%) Mobile App
17 5 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 147 (20.11%) Windows
2 16 (2.19%) Android
3 13 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (1.78%) Windows 8
4 11 (1.50%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.50%) Windows Phone 7
4 11 (1.50%) Windows Phone 8
4 11 (1.50%) Windows Phone
5 4 (0.55%) CoreOS
6 2 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.14%) Solaris
7 1 (0.14%) UNIX
7 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 517 (70.73%) MVC
2 511 (69.90%) Agile Software Development
3 423 (57.87%) TDD
4 347 (47.47%) Scrum
5 176 (24.08%) Web Application Development
6 141 (19.29%) OO
7 138 (18.88%) BDD
8 126 (17.24%) Unit Testing
9 96 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
10 95 (13.00%) Dependency Injection
11 94 (12.86%) Kanban
12 89 (12.18%) SDLC
13 73 (9.99%) MVVM
14 70 (9.58%) Multithreading
15 68 (9.30%) E-Commerce
16 63 (8.62%) Software Engineering
17 59 (8.07%) OOP
18 55 (7.52%) Web Development
18 55 (7.52%) OOD
19 47 (6.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 715 (97.81%) C#
2 379 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 364 (49.79%) SQL
4 147 (20.11%) T-SQL
5 94 (12.86%) VB.NET
6 58 (7.93%) VB
7 40 (5.47%) C++
8 33 (4.51%) Java
9 27 (3.69%) PowerShell
10 26 (3.56%) Python
11 20 (2.74%) PHP
12 14 (1.92%) TypeScript
13 11 (1.50%) XAML
14 9 (1.23%) Bourne shell
14 9 (1.23%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.23%) Perl
15 8 (1.09%) ActionScript
16 6 (0.82%) VB6
16 6 (0.82%) Ruby
17 5 (0.68%) F#
Qualifications
1 118 (16.14%) Degree
2 34 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (3.69%) MCSD
4 26 (3.56%) MCTS
4 26 (3.56%) MCP
4 26 (3.56%) MCAD
5 12 (1.64%) ISEB
5 12 (1.64%) ISTQB
6 8 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.27%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) MCPD
8 1 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.37%) QA
2 9 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (1.09%) SLA
4 3 (0.41%) EMIR
5 1 (0.14%) CRD IV
System Software
1 14 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.55%) Docker
Vendors
1 213 (29.14%) Microsoft
2 50 (6.84%) Oracle
3 20 (2.74%) Sybase
4 18 (2.46%) Dell
4 18 (2.46%) Yahoo!
4 18 (2.46%) VMware
5 12 (1.64%) Sitecore
5 12 (1.64%) PayPal
6 11 (1.50%) Twitter
7 7 (0.96%) Charles River
8 5 (0.68%) TIBCO
9 4 (0.55%) Endeca
9 4 (0.55%) Telerik
9 4 (0.55%) Facebook
10 3 (0.41%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.41%) Google
10 3 (0.41%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.27%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.27%) IBM
11 2 (0.27%) ION Trading
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Resource Partners Ltd
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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