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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 333 270 176
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -94
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 353 475 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.79% 1.03% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.18% 2.53% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 315 452 752
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
16201 18797 19816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.37% 40.81% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13966 16018 17501
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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 £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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 -7 72 £52,500 +12.90% 10
Kingston Upon Thames +4 5 £35,000 -26.31%
Hornchurch - 4 £30,000 -
Mayfair - 3 £40,000 -
Enfield +6 1 £45,000 +33.33%
Harrow - 1 £52,500 -
Dagenham - 1 £40,000 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

1 708 (97.66%) .NET
2 702 (96.83%) C#
3 567 (78.21%) SQL Server
4 565 (77.93%) ASP.NET
5 536 (73.93%) Agile Software Development
6 526 (72.55%) MVC
7 444 (61.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 400 (55.17%) HTML
9 399 (55.03%) TDD
10 369 (50.90%) Scrum
11 368 (50.76%) JavaScript
11 368 (50.76%) SQL
12 359 (49.52%) .NET Framework
13 333 (45.93%) WCF
14 322 (44.41%) CSS
15 307 (42.34%) WPF
16 297 (40.97%) NUnit
17 264 (36.41%) NHibernate
18 225 (31.03%) HTML5
19 219 (30.21%) Ajax
20 217 (29.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 205 (28.28%) Finance
22 195 (26.90%) Rhino Mocks
23 193 (26.62%) jQuery
24 188 (25.93%) Web Application Development
25 187 (25.79%) Microsoft
26 176 (24.28%) Web Services
27 174 (24.00%) OO
28 169 (23.31%) Subversion
29 166 (22.90%) T-SQL

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 46 (6.34%) SharePoint
2 35 (4.83%) CMS
3 30 (4.14%) BizTalk Server
3 30 (4.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 28 (3.86%) IIS
5 24 (3.31%) Node.js
6 23 (3.17%) NServiceBus
7 15 (2.07%) Sitefinity
8 11 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (1.52%) ColdFusion
9 4 (0.55%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.55%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.41%) Kentico
11 2 (0.28%) WordPress
11 2 (0.28%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.28%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.14%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 79 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.34%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.28%) MS Office
4 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (2.90%) Sophis RISQUE
2 20 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.83%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 54 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.66%) SaaS
3 11 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (0.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 76 (10.48%) Internet
2 41 (5.66%) Broadband
3 17 (2.34%) Intranet
4 13 (1.79%) Extranet
5 10 (1.38%) HTTP
6 6 (0.83%) DNS
7 3 (0.41%) SMTP
7 3 (0.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 567 (78.21%) SQL Server
2 128 (17.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (11.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 37 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (2.48%) SQL Server 2000
8 17 (2.34%) Oracle Database
9 16 (2.21%) Relational Database
10 12 (1.66%) OLAP
11 11 (1.52%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (1.24%) MongoDB
12 9 (1.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (1.10%) MySQL
14 7 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (0.83%) QlikView
16 4 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 297 (40.97%) NUnit
2 195 (26.90%) Rhino Mocks
3 169 (23.31%) Subversion
4 147 (20.28%) Moq
5 98 (13.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 74 (10.21%) Visual Studio
7 69 (9.52%) Git (software)
8 66 (9.10%) TeamCity
9 28 (3.86%) ReSharper
10 17 (2.34%) Fiddler
11 15 (2.07%) PostSharp
11 15 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
12 12 (1.66%) MSTest
13 11 (1.52%) JIRA
13 11 (1.52%) CruiseControl
14 10 (1.38%) Axure RP
15 9 (1.24%) Visual Studio Team System
16 8 (1.10%) Toad
16 8 (1.10%) MSBuild
17 7 (0.97%) Jenkins
General
1 205 (28.28%) Finance
2 95 (13.10%) Games
3 58 (8.00%) Retail
4 54 (7.45%) Telecoms
5 37 (5.10%) Banking
6 29 (4.00%) Marketing
7 25 (3.45%) Investment Banking
8 24 (3.31%) Music Industry
9 21 (2.90%) Law
10 20 (2.76%) Front Office
11 7 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.69%) Publishing
13 4 (0.55%) Back Office
14 3 (0.41%) Advertising
15 2 (0.28%) Legal
16 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 658 (90.76%) Developer
2 393 (54.21%) .NET Developer
3 283 (39.03%) C# Developer
4 189 (26.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 145 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 111 (15.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 110 (15.17%) Senior .NET Developer
8 103 (14.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 64 (8.83%) Agile .NET Developer
10 49 (6.76%) Junior Developer
10 49 (6.76%) Junior
11 47 (6.48%) Web Developer
12 41 (5.66%) Graduate
12 41 (5.66%) Agile C# Developer
13 31 (4.28%) Junior .NET Developer
14 30 (4.14%) Senior C# Developer
15 28 (3.86%) WinForms Developer
16 27 (3.72%) Software Developer
17 21 (2.90%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
18 16 (2.21%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 708 (97.66%) .NET
2 565 (77.93%) ASP.NET
3 444 (61.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 400 (55.17%) HTML
5 359 (49.52%) .NET Framework
6 333 (45.93%) WCF
7 322 (44.41%) CSS
8 307 (42.34%) WPF
9 264 (36.41%) NHibernate
10 225 (31.03%) HTML5
11 219 (30.21%) Ajax
12 217 (29.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 193 (26.62%) jQuery
14 176 (24.28%) Web Services
15 153 (21.10%) Silverlight
16 134 (18.48%) XML
16 134 (18.48%) WinForms
17 117 (16.14%) Castle Windsor
18 101 (13.93%) MonoRail
19 85 (11.72%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.97%) Computer Science
2 37 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.14%) Inversion of Control
4 29 (4.00%) Hedge funds
5 27 (3.72%) Open Source
6 26 (3.59%) Client/Server
7 25 (3.45%) Social Network
8 24 (3.31%) DTV
9 18 (2.48%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.97%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (0.97%) Web 2.0
12 7 (0.97%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.83%) User Experience
14 5 (0.69%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.69%) Equities
15 4 (0.55%) Fixed Income
15 4 (0.55%) Data Integration
16 3 (0.41%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 111 (15.31%) Windows
2 7 (0.97%) Windows 8
3 5 (0.69%) Windows Phone 8
3 5 (0.69%) Windows Phone
3 5 (0.69%) Windows Phone 7
4 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.14%) Android
6 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (73.93%) Agile Software Development
2 526 (72.55%) MVC
3 399 (55.03%) TDD
4 369 (50.90%) Scrum
5 188 (25.93%) Web Application Development
6 174 (24.00%) OO
7 133 (18.34%) BDD
8 120 (16.55%) Unit Testing
9 110 (15.17%) Kanban
10 105 (14.48%) E-Commerce
11 82 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
12 74 (10.21%) OOP
13 62 (8.55%) Domain-Driven Design
14 61 (8.41%) Dependency Injection
15 56 (7.72%) OOD
16 54 (7.45%) Mentoring
17 49 (6.76%) CRM
17 49 (6.76%) Web Development
18 45 (6.21%) Software Engineering
18 45 (6.21%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 702 (96.83%) C#
2 368 (50.76%) JavaScript
2 368 (50.76%) SQL
3 166 (22.90%) T-SQL
4 95 (13.10%) VB.NET
5 57 (7.86%) VB
6 49 (6.76%) Java
7 45 (6.21%) C++
8 36 (4.97%) Python
9 20 (2.76%) Perl
9 20 (2.76%) Ruby
10 17 (2.34%) VBA
11 12 (1.66%) PowerShell
12 11 (1.52%) ActionScript
13 8 (1.10%) Objective-C
14 7 (0.97%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.83%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.69%) XAML
17 4 (0.55%) PHP
17 4 (0.55%) F#
Qualifications
1 122 (16.83%) Degree
2 48 (6.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (6.62%) MCP
3 45 (6.21%) MCAD
3 45 (6.21%) MCSD
3 45 (6.21%) MCTS
4 14 (1.93%) ISTQB
4 14 (1.93%) ISEB
5 8 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (0.83%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (3.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 187 (25.79%) Microsoft
2 37 (5.10%) Oracle
3 29 (4.00%) Dell
4 12 (1.66%) Yahoo!
4 12 (1.66%) DevExpress
5 11 (1.52%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.38%) Twitter
7 7 (0.97%) CyberSource
8 6 (0.83%) Sybase
9 4 (0.55%) Facebook
9 4 (0.55%) Telerik
10 2 (0.28%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.28%) Charles River
10 2 (0.28%) VMware
10 2 (0.28%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.14%) Reuters
11 1 (0.14%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.14%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.14%) Red Hat
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
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