The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 246 243 257
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 585 515 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.18% 1.13% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.93% 2.82% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 516 496 536
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19937 18271 22894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.17% 40.20% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16832 15921 20524
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +16 120 £61,250 +16.66% 14
Kingston Upon Thames +2 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Twickenham - 1 - -
Beckenham - 1 - -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1050 (99.06%) C#
2 1010 (95.28%) .NET
3 852 (80.38%) SQL Server
4 755 (71.23%) MVC
5 738 (69.62%) ASP.NET
6 653 (61.60%) HTML
7 645 (60.85%) JavaScript
8 629 (59.34%) WCF
9 601 (56.70%) TDD
10 556 (52.45%) .NET Framework
11 548 (51.70%) CSS
12 538 (50.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 508 (47.92%) Scrum
14 482 (45.47%) jQuery
15 447 (42.17%) SQL
16 415 (39.15%) NHibernate
17 406 (38.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 384 (36.23%) WPF
19 362 (34.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 358 (33.77%) NUnit
21 345 (32.55%) Agile Software Development
22 315 (29.72%) Finance
23 285 (26.89%) HTML5
24 273 (25.75%) Ajax
25 264 (24.91%) Razor View Engine
26 263 (24.81%) XML
27 262 (24.72%) SQL Server 2012
28 241 (22.74%) Rhino Mocks
29 235 (22.17%) Web Application Development
30 228 (21.51%) BDD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 80 (7.55%) IIS
2 74 (6.98%) CMS
3 71 (6.70%) SharePoint
4 32 (3.02%) Sitecore CMS
5 29 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
5 29 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 19 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
7 17 (1.60%) Umbraco
8 16 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (1.23%) NServiceBus
10 8 (0.75%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.47%) Sitefinity
12 4 (0.38%) Node.js
13 3 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.19%) MS Project Server
15 1 (0.094%) TIBCO EMS
15 1 (0.094%) Community Server
15 1 (0.094%) Telligent Community
15 1 (0.094%) Kentico
15 1 (0.094%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 112 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 11 (1.04%) MS Office
4 6 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.75%) Sophis RISQUE
2 7 (0.66%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.47%) Pivotal CRM
4 4 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.094%) Tridion
5 1 (0.094%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (2.92%) SaaS
3 19 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.28%) Office 365
5 2 (0.19%) GitHub
5 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.094%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (4.43%) Internet
2 33 (3.11%) Broadband
3 20 (1.89%) Intranet
4 4 (0.38%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.38%) HTTP
5 2 (0.19%) Extranet
6 1 (0.094%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.094%) DNS
6 1 (0.094%) GSM
6 1 (0.094%) UMTS
6 1 (0.094%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 852 (80.38%) SQL Server
2 262 (24.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 190 (17.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 73 (6.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 60 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 51 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (2.36%) NoSQL
8 22 (2.08%) Relational Database
9 21 (1.98%) Couchbase
9 21 (1.98%) StreamInsight
10 18 (1.70%) MongoDB
11 16 (1.51%) RavenDB
12 14 (1.32%) MySQL
12 14 (1.32%) Oracle Database
13 12 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (1.04%) CouchDB
15 10 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
17 8 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 358 (33.77%) NUnit
2 241 (22.74%) Rhino Mocks
3 194 (18.30%) Moq
4 175 (16.51%) Subversion
5 167 (15.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 151 (14.25%) Visual Studio
7 66 (6.23%) SpecFlow
8 60 (5.66%) MSTest
9 59 (5.57%) TeamCity
10 41 (3.87%) MSBuild
11 39 (3.68%) Git (software)
12 29 (2.74%) FitNesse
13 25 (2.36%) Cucumber
14 18 (1.70%) QuickTest Pro
15 16 (1.51%) CruiseControl
16 15 (1.42%) Jenkins
16 15 (1.42%) ReSharper
17 13 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
18 12 (1.13%) Selenium
19 11 (1.04%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 315 (29.72%) Finance
2 102 (9.62%) Banking
3 93 (8.77%) Games
4 62 (5.85%) Front Office
5 47 (4.43%) Law
6 40 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 32 (3.02%) Advertising
8 27 (2.55%) Marketing
9 26 (2.45%) Investment Banking
10 24 (2.26%) Music Industry
11 15 (1.42%) Back Office
12 9 (0.85%) Publishing
13 8 (0.75%) Legal
13 8 (0.75%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.66%) Retail
15 5 (0.47%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.19%) Automotive
17 1 (0.094%) Military
17 1 (0.094%) Electronics
17 1 (0.094%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 924 (87.17%) Developer
2 574 (54.15%) .NET Developer
3 419 (39.53%) C# Developer
4 252 (23.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 181 (17.08%) Senior Developer
6 158 (14.91%) Senior .NET Developer
7 154 (14.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 116 (10.94%) Agile .NET Developer
9 112 (10.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 71 (6.70%) Web Developer
11 62 (5.85%) Junior
11 62 (5.85%) Junior Developer
12 52 (4.91%) Senior C# Developer
13 48 (4.53%) .NET Web Developer
13 48 (4.53%) Agile C# Developer
14 46 (4.34%) Software Developer
15 39 (3.68%) Software Engineer
16 37 (3.49%) Junior .NET Developer
17 35 (3.30%) Graduate
18 29 (2.74%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1010 (95.28%) .NET
2 738 (69.62%) ASP.NET
3 653 (61.60%) HTML
4 629 (59.34%) WCF
5 556 (52.45%) .NET Framework
6 548 (51.70%) CSS
7 538 (50.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 482 (45.47%) jQuery
9 415 (39.15%) NHibernate
10 406 (38.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 384 (36.23%) WPF
12 362 (34.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 285 (26.89%) HTML5
14 273 (25.75%) Ajax
15 264 (24.91%) Razor View Engine
16 263 (24.81%) XML
17 211 (19.91%) Silverlight
18 181 (17.08%) Web Services
19 163 (15.38%) Castle Windsor
20 145 (13.68%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 84 (7.92%) Computer Science
2 60 (5.66%) Social Network
3 47 (4.43%) Inversion of Control
4 42 (3.96%) Client/Server
5 36 (3.40%) N-Tier
6 32 (3.02%) Hedge funds
7 24 (2.26%) DTV
8 21 (1.98%) Statistics
8 21 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 19 (1.79%) Derivative
10 14 (1.32%) Mathematics
11 9 (0.85%) Management Information System
12 8 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.66%) Equities
13 7 (0.66%) W3C
13 7 (0.66%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.66%) Social Media
14 6 (0.57%) Open Source
14 6 (0.57%) FMCG
14 6 (0.57%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 137 (12.92%) Windows
2 22 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (0.94%) Apple iOS
4 9 (0.85%) Android
5 2 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.094%) Linux
6 1 (0.094%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 755 (71.23%) MVC
2 601 (56.70%) TDD
3 508 (47.92%) Scrum
4 345 (32.55%) Agile Software Development
5 235 (22.17%) Web Application Development
6 228 (21.51%) BDD
7 184 (17.36%) Unit Testing
8 181 (17.08%) OO
9 153 (14.43%) Continuous Integration
10 150 (14.15%) Kanban
11 114 (10.75%) MVVM
12 108 (10.19%) Software Engineering
13 93 (8.77%) Web Development
14 91 (8.58%) OOP
15 87 (8.21%) Multithreading
16 80 (7.55%) Dependency Injection
17 74 (6.98%) E-Commerce
18 73 (6.89%) Domain-Driven Design
19 70 (6.60%) Pair Programming
20 61 (5.75%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1050 (99.06%) C#
2 645 (60.85%) JavaScript
3 447 (42.17%) SQL
4 222 (20.94%) T-SQL
5 119 (11.23%) VB.NET
6 69 (6.51%) VB
7 39 (3.68%) C++
8 37 (3.49%) Java
9 24 (2.26%) VBA
10 23 (2.17%) XAML
11 21 (1.98%) PowerShell
12 17 (1.60%) Ruby
13 12 (1.13%) Delphi
14 11 (1.04%) Pascal
15 10 (0.94%) XPath
16 8 (0.75%) TypeScript
17 7 (0.66%) MATLAB
17 7 (0.66%) PL/SQL
18 6 (0.57%) C
18 6 (0.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 206 (19.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 205 (19.34%) MCP
3 188 (17.74%) MCSD
4 187 (17.64%) MCTS
5 186 (17.55%) MCAD
6 179 (16.89%) Degree
7 15 (1.42%) ISEB
7 15 (1.42%) ISTQB
8 14 (1.32%) MBA
9 8 (0.75%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.094%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.98%) QA
2 4 (0.38%) Basel III
2 4 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (0.38%) Basel II
2 4 (0.38%) CRD IV
2 4 (0.38%) COREP
3 3 (0.28%) WCAG
4 2 (0.19%) WAI
4 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.094%) SLA
5 1 (0.094%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.094%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.094%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 225 (21.23%) Microsoft
2 53 (5.00%) Sitecore
3 31 (2.92%) Telerik
4 25 (2.36%) Oracle
5 13 (1.23%) Google
6 9 (0.85%) Informatica
6 9 (0.85%) Dell
7 8 (0.75%) DevExpress
8 6 (0.57%) Facebook
9 5 (0.47%) Orchard
9 5 (0.47%) Yahoo!
9 5 (0.47%) Ektron
9 5 (0.47%) Razor Risk
10 3 (0.28%) Intel
10 3 (0.28%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.19%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.19%) Twitter
11 2 (0.19%) SAP
11 2 (0.19%) Symantec
11 2 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
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