The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 348 335 353
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 304 378 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.77% 0.87% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.91% 2.35% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 286 321 338
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £62,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
15904 16071 18061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.54% 37.06% 38.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14051 13761 15453
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £71,550 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in London

LINQ
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 29 £57,500 - 4
Kingston Upon Thames -8 5 £52,500 +5.00%
Wembley +3 4 £42,500 -22.72%
Wimbledon -14 1 £42,500 -
Uxbridge - 1 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £62,500 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 618 (98.10%) .NET
2 573 (90.95%) C#
3 534 (84.76%) SQL Server
4 441 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 430 (68.25%) MVC
6 406 (64.44%) ASP.NET
7 345 (54.76%) WCF
8 341 (54.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 312 (49.52%) TDD
10 305 (48.41%) JavaScript
11 293 (46.51%) WPF
12 281 (44.60%) SQL
13 274 (43.49%) HTML
14 258 (40.95%) NHibernate
15 252 (40.00%) Scrum
16 236 (37.46%) .NET Framework
17 231 (36.67%) CSS
18 229 (36.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 221 (35.08%) NUnit
20 199 (31.59%) Web Application Development
21 192 (30.48%) SQL Server 2014
22 183 (29.05%) Rhino Mocks
23 177 (28.10%) HTML5
24 171 (27.14%) Microsoft
25 157 (24.92%) Finance
26 155 (24.60%) Ajax
27 149 (23.65%) Entity Framework
28 148 (23.49%) BDD
29 147 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web API
30 138 (21.90%) XML

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 43 (6.83%) SharePoint
2 35 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 34 (5.40%) SharePoint 2013
4 16 (2.54%) IIS
5 12 (1.90%) CMS
6 9 (1.43%) Confluence
7 7 (1.11%) K2 blackpearl
8 6 (0.95%) NServiceBus
8 6 (0.95%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.79%) Sitefinity
10 4 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 48 (7.62%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.38%) MS Office
3 9 (1.43%) HipChat
4 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) GIMP
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.79%) RMDS
4 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 51 (8.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.90%) SaaS
3 11 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.08%) Internet
2 26 (4.13%) Broadband
3 10 (1.59%) SMTP
4 9 (1.43%) Firewall
5 4 (0.63%) HTTP
5 4 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 534 (84.76%) SQL Server
2 192 (30.48%) SQL Server 2014
3 68 (10.79%) MySQL
4 46 (7.30%) PostgreSQL
5 42 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 38 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (2.06%) Redis
11 10 (1.59%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.11%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.11%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.11%) RavenDB
13 3 (0.48%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.32%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
15 1 (0.16%) Couchbase
15 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 221 (35.08%) NUnit
2 183 (29.05%) Rhino Mocks
3 133 (21.11%) Subversion
4 84 (13.33%) Moq
5 72 (11.43%) Git (software)
6 67 (10.63%) Visual Studio
7 66 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 43 (6.83%) webpack
9 41 (6.51%) Selenium
10 36 (5.71%) JIRA
11 28 (4.44%) gulp
12 20 (3.17%) TeamCity
13 18 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 12 (1.90%) MSBuild
14 12 (1.90%) NSubstitute
15 11 (1.75%) Jenkins
16 10 (1.59%) NCrunch
16 10 (1.59%) SoapUI
17 9 (1.43%) Bitbucket
17 9 (1.43%) Plastic SCM
General
1 157 (24.92%) Finance
2 98 (15.56%) Games
3 66 (10.48%) Marketing
4 50 (7.94%) Banking
5 37 (5.87%) Telecoms
6 26 (4.13%) Music Industry
7 17 (2.70%) Investment Banking
8 15 (2.38%) Advertising
9 14 (2.22%) Retail
10 11 (1.75%) Electronics
10 11 (1.75%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.59%) Front Office
12 7 (1.11%) Legal
13 6 (0.95%) Back Office
13 6 (0.95%) Law
14 4 (0.63%) Publishing
15 3 (0.48%) French Language
16 1 (0.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 581 (92.22%) Developer
2 382 (60.63%) .NET Developer
3 376 (59.68%) C# Developer
4 268 (42.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 153 (24.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 144 (22.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 99 (15.71%) Senior Developer
8 93 (14.76%) Agile Developer
9 91 (14.44%) Agile .NET Developer
10 89 (14.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 72 (11.43%) SQL Developer
12 61 (9.68%) Junior
12 61 (9.68%) Junior Developer
13 60 (9.52%) Agile C# Developer
14 58 (9.21%) Games Developer
15 56 (8.89%) WPF Developer
16 55 (8.73%) Senior C# Developer
17 51 (8.10%) C# WPF Developer
18 41 (6.51%) Software Developer
19 33 (5.24%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 618 (98.10%) .NET
2 406 (64.44%) ASP.NET
3 345 (54.76%) WCF
4 341 (54.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 293 (46.51%) WPF
6 274 (43.49%) HTML
7 258 (40.95%) NHibernate
8 236 (37.46%) .NET Framework
9 231 (36.67%) CSS
10 229 (36.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 177 (28.10%) HTML5
12 155 (24.60%) Ajax
13 149 (23.65%) Entity Framework
14 147 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 138 (21.90%) XML
16 133 (21.11%) jQuery
17 132 (20.95%) Silverlight
18 108 (17.14%) Castle Windsor
19 104 (16.51%) MonoRail
20 97 (15.40%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 118 (18.73%) Computer Science
2 73 (11.59%) N-Tier
3 60 (9.52%) Hedge funds
4 40 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (5.24%) Blog
6 30 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
7 27 (4.29%) Client/Server
8 26 (4.13%) Digital TV
8 26 (4.13%) Social Network
9 13 (2.06%) User Experience
9 13 (2.06%) Xbox
10 11 (1.75%) Fintech
10 11 (1.75%) Mathematics
10 11 (1.75%) Online Games
11 6 (0.95%) Mobile Games
12 5 (0.79%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.79%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.48%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.32%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 98 (15.56%) Windows
2 15 (2.38%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.48%) Android
4 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 430 (68.25%) MVC
3 312 (49.52%) TDD
4 252 (40.00%) Scrum
5 199 (31.59%) Web Application Development
6 148 (23.49%) BDD
7 89 (14.13%) Kanban
8 78 (12.38%) E-Commerce
9 69 (10.95%) SOA
10 63 (10.00%) OO
10 63 (10.00%) Workflow
11 56 (8.89%) Unit Testing
12 54 (8.57%) Web Development
13 53 (8.41%) SDLC
14 51 (8.10%) SOLID
15 48 (7.62%) Dependency Injection
16 43 (6.83%) MVVM
17 42 (6.67%) Multithreading
18 40 (6.35%) Software Engineering
19 30 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 573 (90.95%) C#
2 305 (48.41%) JavaScript
3 281 (44.60%) SQL
4 134 (21.27%) T-SQL
5 89 (14.13%) VB.NET
6 56 (8.89%) VB
7 40 (6.35%) C++
8 24 (3.81%) XAML
9 18 (2.86%) Java
10 14 (2.22%) C
11 13 (2.06%) Python
12 7 (1.11%) ANSI SQL
12 7 (1.11%) PHP
13 6 (0.95%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.79%) Ruby
15 4 (0.63%) Apple Swift
15 4 (0.63%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.63%) R
15 4 (0.63%) XPath
16 3 (0.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 108 (17.14%) Degree
2 27 (4.29%) MCAD
2 27 (4.29%) MCP
2 27 (4.29%) MCSD
2 27 (4.29%) MCTS
2 27 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.70%) QA
2 3 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.63%) MOM
2 2 (0.32%) Control-M
Vendors
1 171 (27.14%) Microsoft
2 63 (10.00%) Oracle
3 12 (1.90%) SAP
4 9 (1.43%) Splunk
5 7 (1.11%) Telerik
6 6 (0.95%) Sybase
7 5 (0.79%) TIBCO
8 4 (0.63%) Apple
8 4 (0.63%) Twitter
9 3 (0.48%) PayPal
10 2 (0.32%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.16%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.16%) Cognos
11 1 (0.16%) Ektron
11 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.16%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.16%) Yahoo!
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