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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 376 356 265
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -91
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 289 331 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.80% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 2.23% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 277 296 455
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
15859 14868 17884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.78% 35.78% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13868 12728 14920
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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 +15 27 £57,500 +9.52% 12
Kingston Upon Thames -4 5 £42,500 -22.72%
New Malden - 2 £47,500 -
Croydon -7 1 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Harrow - 1 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £50,000 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 655 (99.39%) .NET
2 637 (96.66%) C#
3 538 (81.64%) SQL Server
4 482 (73.14%) MVC
5 469 (71.17%) ASP.NET
6 440 (66.77%) Agile Software Development
7 366 (55.54%) TDD
8 360 (54.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 341 (51.75%) WCF
10 339 (51.44%) JavaScript
11 324 (49.17%) WPF
12 322 (48.86%) HTML
13 311 (47.19%) .NET Framework
14 294 (44.61%) Scrum
15 288 (43.70%) NHibernate
16 282 (42.79%) NUnit
17 277 (42.03%) CSS
18 258 (39.15%) SQL
19 252 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 221 (33.54%) Ajax
21 219 (33.23%) HTML5
22 202 (30.65%) Rhino Mocks
23 197 (29.89%) SQL Server 2014
23 197 (29.89%) Web Application Development
24 191 (28.98%) Entity Framework
25 186 (28.22%) jQuery
26 172 (26.10%) Subversion
27 156 (23.67%) Finance
28 155 (23.52%) Silverlight
29 149 (22.61%) Microsoft

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 51 (7.74%) SharePoint
2 47 (7.13%) BizTalk Server
3 34 (5.16%) SharePoint 2013
4 32 (4.86%) IIS
5 24 (3.64%) CMS
6 13 (1.97%) Node.js
7 6 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.61%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.30%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.15%) DNN
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.15%) Kentico
10 1 (0.15%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.15%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 57 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.46%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.30%) MS Office
3 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 32 (4.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.30%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (3.79%) SaaS
3 8 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.46%) Trello
5 1 (0.15%) GitHub
5 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.31%) Internet
2 31 (4.70%) Broadband
3 21 (3.19%) Firewall
3 21 (3.19%) SMTP
4 14 (2.12%) HTTP
5 6 (0.91%) Intranet
6 4 (0.61%) Extranet
7 3 (0.46%) Skype
7 3 (0.46%) VPN
8 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.15%) LAN
8 1 (0.15%) WAN
8 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 538 (81.64%) SQL Server
2 197 (29.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 89 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (6.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (4.55%) MySQL
7 25 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (3.34%) RavenDB
9 20 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (2.58%) Relational Database
11 16 (2.43%) MS Access
12 14 (2.12%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (1.52%) NoSQL
15 9 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
15 9 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (0.91%) Oracle Database
17 5 (0.76%) RDBMS
18 3 (0.46%) Big Data
18 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 282 (42.79%) NUnit
2 202 (30.65%) Rhino Mocks
3 172 (26.10%) Subversion
4 126 (19.12%) Moq
5 99 (15.02%) Visual Studio
6 83 (12.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 64 (9.71%) TeamCity
8 59 (8.95%) Git (software)
9 52 (7.89%) MSTest
10 46 (6.98%) JIRA
11 33 (5.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 31 (4.70%) Selenium
13 24 (3.64%) MSBuild
13 24 (3.64%) Octopus Deploy
14 22 (3.34%) Jenkins
15 16 (2.43%) ReSharper
16 15 (2.28%) Fiddler
16 15 (2.28%) NCrunch
16 15 (2.28%) SoapUI
17 13 (1.97%) webpack
General
1 156 (23.67%) Finance
2 83 (12.59%) Games
3 48 (7.28%) Banking
4 35 (5.31%) Front Office
5 31 (4.70%) Telecoms
6 28 (4.25%) Marketing
7 26 (3.95%) Music Industry
8 20 (3.03%) Advertising
9 16 (2.43%) Law
10 14 (2.12%) Investment Banking
11 11 (1.67%) Retail
12 7 (1.06%) Financial Institution
12 7 (1.06%) Legal
13 6 (0.91%) Local Government
14 3 (0.46%) Back Office
15 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 589 (89.38%) Developer
2 444 (67.37%) C# Developer
3 433 (65.71%) .NET Developer
4 321 (48.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 184 (27.92%) ASP.NET Developer
6 178 (27.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 116 (17.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 78 (11.84%) Agile Developer
9 76 (11.53%) Agile .NET Developer
10 70 (10.62%) Senior Developer
11 63 (9.56%) SQL Developer
12 57 (8.65%) Senior C# Developer
13 56 (8.50%) WPF Developer
14 55 (8.35%) Games Developer
15 54 (8.19%) C# WPF Developer
16 49 (7.44%) Agile C# Developer
16 49 (7.44%) Junior
16 49 (7.44%) Junior Developer
17 46 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
18 37 (5.61%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 655 (99.39%) .NET
2 469 (71.17%) ASP.NET
3 360 (54.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 341 (51.75%) WCF
5 324 (49.17%) WPF
6 322 (48.86%) HTML
7 311 (47.19%) .NET Framework
8 288 (43.70%) NHibernate
9 277 (42.03%) CSS
10 252 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 221 (33.54%) Ajax
12 219 (33.23%) HTML5
13 191 (28.98%) Entity Framework
14 186 (28.22%) jQuery
15 155 (23.52%) Silverlight
16 145 (22.00%) XML
17 125 (18.97%) Castle Windsor
18 122 (18.51%) Web Services
19 110 (16.69%) MonoRail
20 109 (16.54%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 69 (10.47%) Inversion of Control
2 67 (10.17%) Computer Science
3 51 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (5.77%) Client/Server
5 35 (5.31%) N-Tier
6 31 (4.70%) Hedge funds
7 29 (4.40%) Social Network
8 26 (3.95%) DTV
9 22 (3.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (2.58%) Mathematics
11 16 (2.43%) Blog
11 16 (2.43%) User Experience
12 13 (1.97%) Mobile App
13 10 (1.52%) Market Risk
14 7 (1.06%) Algorithms
14 7 (1.06%) Equities
15 5 (0.76%) Fixed Income
16 4 (0.61%) Digital Media
17 3 (0.46%) Data Structures
17 3 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 120 (18.21%) Windows
2 15 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (2.12%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.21%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.06%) Android
6 2 (0.30%) Unix
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (73.14%) MVC
2 440 (66.77%) Agile Software Development
3 366 (55.54%) TDD
4 294 (44.61%) Scrum
5 197 (29.89%) Web Application Development
6 148 (22.46%) OO
7 143 (21.70%) BDD
8 102 (15.48%) SDLC
9 101 (15.33%) Dependency Injection
10 96 (14.57%) Kanban
11 95 (14.42%) Unit Testing
12 77 (11.68%) E-Commerce
13 75 (11.38%) MVVM
14 55 (8.35%) Multithreading
15 53 (8.04%) SOLID
16 50 (7.59%) OOP
17 49 (7.44%) Software Engineering
18 43 (6.53%) Continuous Integration
19 40 (6.07%) CRM
20 39 (5.92%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 637 (96.66%) C#
2 339 (51.44%) JavaScript
3 258 (39.15%) SQL
4 140 (21.24%) T-SQL
5 116 (17.60%) VB.NET
6 58 (8.80%) VB
7 34 (5.16%) C++
8 26 (3.95%) Java
9 16 (2.43%) PowerShell
10 14 (2.12%) VBScript
11 11 (1.67%) Python
12 8 (1.21%) VBA
12 8 (1.21%) XAML
13 7 (1.06%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.06%) Bourne shell
13 7 (1.06%) Perl
14 6 (0.91%) F#
14 6 (0.91%) MATLAB
14 6 (0.91%) XPath
15 3 (0.46%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 110 (16.69%) Degree
2 28 (4.25%) MCAD
2 28 (4.25%) MCSD
2 28 (4.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (3.95%) MCP
3 26 (3.95%) MCTS
4 2 (0.30%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.55%) QA
2 18 (2.73%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.67%) SLA
4 4 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 18 (2.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.30%) Control-M
2 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 149 (22.61%) Microsoft
2 42 (6.37%) Oracle
3 19 (2.88%) Telerik
4 15 (2.28%) Sybase
5 8 (1.21%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.06%) Charles River
6 7 (1.06%) PayPal
7 6 (0.91%) Endeca
8 5 (0.76%) Google
8 5 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.76%) Twitter
9 4 (0.61%) Facebook
10 3 (0.46%) HP
11 2 (0.30%) Adobe
11 2 (0.30%) iManage
11 2 (0.30%) Infragistics
11 2 (0.30%) LexisNexis
12 1 (0.15%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.15%) DevExpress
12 1 (0.15%) Xamarin
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Langley James
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West London
Resource Techniques
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £42k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Evans Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London
Guru Careers
Salary: Competitive DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits/Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Alfen
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + great package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Artemis Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
London
CMD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Langley James Limited
Posted: 10 days ago