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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 347 320 314
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -6
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 335 420 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.84% 0.95% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.08% 2.51% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 319 346 436
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
16120 16737 19513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.29% 37.89% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14239 14426 16826
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,975 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +21 29 £57,500 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames -8 7 £40,000 -15.78%
Bromley - 5 £50,000 -
Uxbridge +3 2 £56,250 +73.07%
Wembley - 2 £42,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £42,500 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 660 (98.95%) .NET
2 611 (91.60%) C#
3 552 (82.76%) SQL Server
4 468 (70.16%) MVC
5 461 (69.12%) Agile Software Development
6 447 (67.02%) ASP.NET
7 370 (55.47%) WCF
8 353 (52.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 327 (49.03%) JavaScript
10 316 (47.38%) WPF
11 315 (47.23%) TDD
12 292 (43.78%) HTML
13 288 (43.18%) .NET Framework
14 284 (42.58%) SQL
15 268 (40.18%) NHibernate
16 259 (38.83%) Scrum
17 248 (37.18%) CSS
18 247 (37.03%) NUnit
19 238 (35.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 198 (29.69%) Web Application Development
21 197 (29.54%) SQL Server 2014
22 189 (28.34%) Microsoft
23 187 (28.04%) Rhino Mocks
24 177 (26.54%) Entity Framework
24 177 (26.54%) Ajax
25 176 (26.39%) HTML5
26 164 (24.59%) Finance
27 161 (24.14%) jQuery
28 157 (23.54%) XML
29 154 (23.09%) ASP.NET Web API

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 39 (5.85%) SharePoint
2 36 (5.40%) BizTalk Server
3 29 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (1.80%) IIS
5 9 (1.35%) Confluence
6 8 (1.20%) CMS
7 5 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.45%) Sitefinity
9 2 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.30%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.15%) DNN
10 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 53 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.65%) MS Office
3 9 (1.35%) HipChat
4 3 (0.45%) GIMP
4 3 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.45%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.30%) RMDS
3 2 (0.30%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 50 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (4.20%) SaaS
3 8 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.50%) Internet
2 26 (3.90%) Broadband
3 13 (1.95%) HTTP
4 11 (1.65%) SMTP
5 10 (1.50%) Firewall
6 5 (0.75%) Intranet
7 2 (0.30%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 552 (82.76%) SQL Server
2 197 (29.54%) SQL Server 2014
3 66 (9.90%) MySQL
4 44 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (6.60%) Relational Database
5 42 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (5.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 35 (5.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (2.10%) RavenDB
10 12 (1.80%) Redis
11 9 (1.35%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.20%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.05%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.60%) CouchDB
14 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database
16 2 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
16 2 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 247 (37.03%) NUnit
2 187 (28.04%) Rhino Mocks
3 139 (20.84%) Subversion
4 90 (13.49%) Moq
5 73 (10.94%) Visual Studio
6 70 (10.49%) Git (software)
6 70 (10.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 48 (7.20%) JIRA
8 44 (6.60%) Selenium
9 41 (6.15%) webpack
10 30 (4.50%) gulp
11 27 (4.05%) TeamCity
12 25 (3.75%) Jenkins
13 21 (3.15%) NMock
14 19 (2.85%) MSBuild
14 19 (2.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 12 (1.80%) Karma Test Runner
15 12 (1.80%) NSubstitute
15 12 (1.80%) Protractor
16 11 (1.65%) SoapUI
General
1 164 (24.59%) Finance
2 98 (14.69%) Games
3 72 (10.79%) Marketing
4 51 (7.65%) Banking
5 37 (5.55%) Telecoms
6 30 (4.50%) Advertising
7 27 (4.05%) Music Industry
8 22 (3.30%) Investment Banking
9 17 (2.55%) Front Office
9 17 (2.55%) Law
10 14 (2.10%) Legal
11 11 (1.65%) Electronics
11 11 (1.65%) Manufacturing
12 8 (1.20%) Retail
13 7 (1.05%) Back Office
14 6 (0.90%) Publishing
15 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.30%) French Language
16 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 597 (89.51%) Developer
2 421 (63.12%) C# Developer
3 402 (60.27%) .NET Developer
4 295 (44.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 165 (24.74%) ASP.NET Developer
6 160 (23.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 112 (16.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 106 (15.89%) Senior Developer
9 105 (15.74%) Agile Developer
10 101 (15.14%) Agile .NET Developer
11 74 (11.09%) SQL Developer
12 70 (10.49%) Agile C# Developer
13 69 (10.34%) Senior C# Developer
14 58 (8.70%) Games Developer
15 57 (8.55%) Junior
15 57 (8.55%) Junior Developer
16 54 (8.10%) WPF Developer
17 51 (7.65%) C# WPF Developer
18 38 (5.70%) Senior .NET Developer
19 30 (4.50%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 660 (98.95%) .NET
2 447 (67.02%) ASP.NET
3 370 (55.47%) WCF
4 353 (52.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 316 (47.38%) WPF
6 292 (43.78%) HTML
7 288 (43.18%) .NET Framework
8 268 (40.18%) NHibernate
9 248 (37.18%) CSS
10 238 (35.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 177 (26.54%) Ajax
11 177 (26.54%) Entity Framework
12 176 (26.39%) HTML5
13 161 (24.14%) jQuery
14 157 (23.54%) XML
15 154 (23.09%) ASP.NET Web API
16 140 (20.99%) Silverlight
17 111 (16.64%) Castle Windsor
18 109 (16.34%) Web Services
19 105 (15.74%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 119 (17.84%) Computer Science
2 65 (9.75%) N-Tier
3 61 (9.15%) Hedge funds
4 47 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (6.15%) Inversion of Control
6 33 (4.95%) Blog
7 28 (4.20%) Client/Server
8 27 (4.05%) DTV
9 26 (3.90%) Social Network
10 11 (1.65%) Online Games
11 10 (1.50%) Fintech
11 10 (1.50%) Xbox
12 8 (1.20%) User Experience
13 6 (0.90%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.90%) Mobile Games
14 5 (0.75%) Mathematics
15 4 (0.60%) Algorithms
15 4 (0.60%) Equities
15 4 (0.60%) Fixed Income
15 4 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 111 (16.64%) Windows
2 13 (1.95%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.30%) Unix
4 1 (0.15%) Android
4 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (70.16%) MVC
2 461 (69.12%) Agile Software Development
3 315 (47.23%) TDD
4 259 (38.83%) Scrum
5 198 (29.69%) Web Application Development
6 152 (22.79%) BDD
7 96 (14.39%) Kanban
8 90 (13.49%) OO
9 88 (13.19%) E-Commerce
10 72 (10.79%) Unit Testing
11 65 (9.75%) Dependency Injection
12 62 (9.30%) SDLC
12 62 (9.30%) Web Development
12 62 (9.30%) Workflow
13 60 (9.00%) SOA
14 55 (8.25%) SOLID
15 52 (7.80%) Software Engineering
16 47 (7.05%) MVVM
17 40 (6.00%) Multithreading
18 39 (5.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 611 (91.60%) C#
2 327 (49.03%) JavaScript
3 284 (42.58%) SQL
4 145 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 94 (14.09%) VB.NET
6 56 (8.40%) VB
7 36 (5.40%) C++
8 27 (4.05%) XAML
9 18 (2.70%) Java
10 11 (1.65%) Python
10 11 (1.65%) XPath
11 10 (1.50%) C
12 9 (1.35%) ANSI SQL
13 5 (0.75%) PHP
13 5 (0.75%) Ruby
14 4 (0.60%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.60%) VB6
15 3 (0.45%) Apple Swift
15 3 (0.45%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 104 (15.59%) Degree
2 27 (4.05%) MCAD
2 27 (4.05%) MCSD
2 27 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (3.75%) MCP
3 25 (3.75%) MCTS
4 4 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.60%) Control-M
2 2 (0.30%) MOM
Vendors
1 189 (28.34%) Microsoft
2 61 (9.15%) Oracle
3 12 (1.80%) SAP
4 9 (1.35%) Splunk
5 7 (1.05%) Charles River
5 7 (1.05%) Sybase
5 7 (1.05%) Telerik
5 7 (1.05%) Twitter
6 4 (0.60%) Facebook
6 4 (0.60%) Google
7 3 (0.45%) Apple
7 3 (0.45%) DevExpress
7 3 (0.45%) Endeca
8 2 (0.30%) iManage
8 2 (0.30%) LexisNexis
8 2 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.30%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.30%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.15%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.15%) Ektron
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45K + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-30k +Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Competitive package and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa60k+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Runpath
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-50,000 + 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
South West London
Blue Lucy Media
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum Discretionary, target based bonus structure.
Posted: 14 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
East London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Sothebys Institute
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum 4% Pension contribution/Life Cover/2
Posted: 12 days ago