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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 322 252 250
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 369 584 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.82% 1.18% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.24% 2.93% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 316 515 496
Average salary £49,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
16488 19912 18424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.83% 40.22% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14019 16793 16040
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 -35 55 £50,000 -18.36% 10
Uxbridge - 4 £32,500 -
Twickenham -1 3 £52,500 - 1
Hounslow - 3 £60,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -7 2 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Barnet - 2 £45,000 -
Enfield - 2 £50,000 -
Croydon - 1 £52,500 - 1
Teddington - 1 £45,000 - 1
Osterley - 1 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £60,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

1 663 (95.95%) C#
1 663 (95.95%) .NET
2 555 (80.32%) SQL Server
3 504 (72.94%) ASP.NET
4 499 (72.21%) MVC
5 469 (67.87%) Agile Software Development
6 391 (56.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 390 (56.44%) TDD
8 359 (51.95%) HTML
9 352 (50.94%) JavaScript
10 342 (49.49%) .NET Framework
11 335 (48.48%) SQL
12 326 (47.18%) Scrum
13 323 (46.74%) WCF
14 305 (44.14%) WPF
15 291 (42.11%) CSS
16 284 (41.10%) NUnit
17 260 (37.63%) NHibernate
18 232 (33.57%) Ajax
19 217 (31.40%) jQuery
20 212 (30.68%) HTML5
21 200 (28.94%) Microsoft
22 191 (27.64%) Entity Framework
23 182 (26.34%) Rhino Mocks
24 177 (25.62%) XML
25 176 (25.47%) Web Application Development
26 171 (24.75%) Finance
27 149 (21.56%) Subversion
28 147 (21.27%) SQL Server 2008
29 142 (20.55%) OO

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 68 (9.84%) IIS
2 48 (6.95%) SharePoint
3 29 (4.20%) BizTalk Server
4 28 (4.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 26 (3.76%) CMS
6 20 (2.89%) Node.js
7 19 (2.75%) Umbraco
8 16 (2.32%) NServiceBus
9 14 (2.03%) Apache Solr
10 11 (1.59%) ColdFusion
11 8 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.87%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.29%) Orchard CMS
13 2 (0.29%) TIBCO EMS
13 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 66 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.32%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.01%) MS Office
4 5 (0.72%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 31 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.43%) Sophis RISQUE
3 2 (0.29%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 64 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.58%) SaaS
4 3 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 51 (7.38%) Internet
2 45 (6.51%) Broadband
3 7 (1.01%) SMTP
3 7 (1.01%) HTTP
4 5 (0.72%) DNS
4 5 (0.72%) Intranet
5 4 (0.58%) Firewall
6 2 (0.29%) SWIFTNet
7 1 (0.14%) VoIP
7 1 (0.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 555 (80.32%) SQL Server
2 147 (21.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (11.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 60 (8.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 50 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 20 (2.89%) MongoDB
8 19 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (2.32%) SQL Server 2000
10 15 (2.17%) OLAP
10 15 (2.17%) Big Data
11 13 (1.88%) Azure SQL Database
11 13 (1.88%) MySQL
12 11 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (1.59%) NoSQL
12 11 (1.59%) Relational Database
13 9 (1.30%) RavenDB
14 8 (1.16%) SSDT
15 6 (0.87%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.87%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 284 (41.10%) NUnit
2 182 (26.34%) Rhino Mocks
3 149 (21.56%) Subversion
4 115 (16.64%) Moq
5 106 (15.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 95 (13.75%) Visual Studio
7 57 (8.25%) TeamCity
8 46 (6.66%) Git (software)
9 32 (4.63%) ReSharper
10 23 (3.33%) Fiddler
10 23 (3.33%) MSBuild
11 22 (3.18%) JIRA
12 21 (3.04%) Octopus Deploy
13 19 (2.75%) PostSharp
13 19 (2.75%) Robot Framework
14 17 (2.46%) SpecFlow
14 17 (2.46%) CruiseControl
15 16 (2.32%) Visual Studio Team System
16 13 (1.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 11 (1.59%) FitNesse
General
1 171 (24.75%) Finance
2 83 (12.01%) Games
3 50 (7.24%) Telecoms
4 48 (6.95%) Banking
5 38 (5.50%) Front Office
6 32 (4.63%) Marketing
7 24 (3.47%) Music Industry
8 17 (2.46%) Retail
8 17 (2.46%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.01%) Local Government
10 4 (0.58%) Private Banking
10 4 (0.58%) Back Office
10 4 (0.58%) Legal
11 3 (0.43%) Publishing
12 2 (0.29%) Advertising
12 2 (0.29%) Law
13 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 630 (91.17%) Developer
2 364 (52.68%) .NET Developer
3 287 (41.53%) C# Developer
4 187 (27.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 108 (15.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 92 (13.31%) ASP.NET Developer
7 91 (13.17%) Senior Developer
8 62 (8.97%) Senior .NET Developer
9 51 (7.38%) Agile .NET Developer
10 44 (6.37%) Junior
11 43 (6.22%) Junior Developer
12 41 (5.93%) Agile C# Developer
13 35 (5.07%) Junior .NET Developer
14 31 (4.49%) Web Developer
15 30 (4.34%) Graduate
15 30 (4.34%) WinForms Developer
16 27 (3.91%) Software Developer
16 27 (3.91%) Software Engineer
17 22 (3.18%) Senior C# Developer
17 22 (3.18%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 663 (95.95%) .NET
2 504 (72.94%) ASP.NET
3 391 (56.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 359 (51.95%) HTML
5 342 (49.49%) .NET Framework
6 323 (46.74%) WCF
7 305 (44.14%) WPF
8 291 (42.11%) CSS
9 260 (37.63%) NHibernate
10 232 (33.57%) Ajax
11 217 (31.40%) jQuery
12 212 (30.68%) HTML5
13 191 (27.64%) Entity Framework
14 177 (25.62%) XML
15 133 (19.25%) Silverlight
16 127 (18.38%) Web Services
17 112 (16.21%) Castle Windsor
18 101 (14.62%) MonoRail
19 98 (14.18%) WinForms
20 96 (13.89%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.80%) Computer Science
2 30 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.91%) Client/Server
4 26 (3.76%) Social Network
5 25 (3.62%) Inversion of Control
6 24 (3.47%) N-Tier
7 23 (3.33%) DTV
8 22 (3.18%) User Experience
9 20 (2.89%) Mathematics
9 20 (2.89%) Open Source
10 17 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (2.46%) Equities
11 16 (2.32%) Hedge funds
12 15 (2.17%) Web 2.0
12 15 (2.17%) Derivative
13 12 (1.74%) Fixed Income
14 11 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (1.45%) Mobile App
15 10 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
16 4 (0.58%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 124 (17.95%) Windows
2 15 (2.17%) Windows 8
3 14 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (1.59%) Windows Phone 7
4 11 (1.59%) Windows Phone 8
4 11 (1.59%) Windows Phone
5 7 (1.01%) Android
6 4 (0.58%) CoreOS
7 3 (0.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.14%) Solaris
9 1 (0.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (72.21%) MVC
2 469 (67.87%) Agile Software Development
3 390 (56.44%) TDD
4 326 (47.18%) Scrum
5 176 (25.47%) Web Application Development
6 142 (20.55%) OO
7 130 (18.81%) BDD
8 126 (18.23%) Unit Testing
9 92 (13.31%) Kanban
10 77 (11.14%) Dependency Injection
11 72 (10.42%) MVVM
12 66 (9.55%) Continuous Integration
13 58 (8.39%) Software Engineering
14 53 (7.67%) Multithreading
15 52 (7.53%) Web Development
15 52 (7.53%) OOD
16 50 (7.24%) E-Commerce
17 47 (6.80%) OOP
18 37 (5.35%) Domain-Driven Design
19 36 (5.21%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 663 (95.95%) C#
2 352 (50.94%) JavaScript
3 335 (48.48%) SQL
4 133 (19.25%) T-SQL
5 98 (14.18%) VB.NET
6 60 (8.68%) VB
7 44 (6.37%) C++
8 33 (4.78%) Java
9 24 (3.47%) Python
10 14 (2.03%) TypeScript
11 12 (1.74%) PowerShell
12 11 (1.59%) XAML
12 11 (1.59%) ActionScript
13 10 (1.45%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.16%) F#
14 8 (1.16%) PHP
15 6 (0.87%) VBA
15 6 (0.87%) VB6
16 5 (0.72%) Ruby
17 3 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 101 (14.62%) Degree
2 29 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (4.05%) MCP
4 26 (3.76%) MCAD
4 26 (3.76%) MCSD
4 26 (3.76%) MCTS
5 12 (1.74%) ISTQB
5 12 (1.74%) ISEB
6 8 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.29%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.59%) QA
2 8 (1.16%) SLA
3 5 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) EMIR
4 1 (0.14%) CRD IV
System Software
1 26 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.58%) Docker
Vendors
1 200 (28.94%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.05%) Oracle
3 18 (2.60%) VMware
4 16 (2.32%) Yahoo!
5 14 (2.03%) Sitecore
6 10 (1.45%) Dell
7 9 (1.30%) Charles River
8 8 (1.16%) TIBCO
8 8 (1.16%) Facebook
9 6 (0.87%) Twitter
10 5 (0.72%) Sybase
11 4 (0.58%) Telerik
11 4 (0.58%) Endeca
12 3 (0.43%) Business Objects
12 3 (0.43%) PayPal
12 3 (0.43%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.43%) DevExpress
13 2 (0.29%) Tableau
13 2 (0.29%) IBM
13 2 (0.29%) ION Trading
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 20 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
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent bonus+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
INVESCO
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £28k to £40k (multiple roles) +benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago