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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 307 244 227
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -17
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 354 564 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.83% 1.24% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% 3.06% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 304 495 525
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
15673 18405 18122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.63% 40.51% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13315 15448 15791
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -47 55 £50,000 -23.07% 15
Croydon - 3 £52,500 -
Enfield - 3 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 3 £60,000 -
Twickenham -2 2 £60,000 +25.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -11 2 £42,500 -10.52%
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 27 March 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.

1 660 (96.63%) .NET
2 648 (94.88%) C#
3 556 (81.41%) SQL Server
4 502 (73.50%) ASP.NET
5 496 (72.62%) MVC
6 471 (68.96%) Agile Software Development
7 392 (57.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 390 (57.10%) TDD
9 356 (52.12%) HTML
10 348 (50.95%) JavaScript
11 347 (50.81%) .NET Framework
12 337 (49.34%) SQL
13 329 (48.17%) Scrum
14 316 (46.27%) WCF
15 311 (45.53%) WPF
16 286 (41.87%) NUnit
17 279 (40.85%) CSS
18 249 (36.46%) NHibernate
19 226 (33.09%) Ajax
20 213 (31.19%) HTML5
21 209 (30.60%) jQuery
22 200 (29.28%) Microsoft
23 189 (27.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 180 (26.35%) Rhino Mocks
25 178 (26.06%) Finance
26 175 (25.62%) XML
26 175 (25.62%) Web Application Development
27 160 (23.43%) SQL Server 2008
28 158 (23.13%) Subversion
29 156 (22.84%) OO

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 60 (8.78%) IIS
2 46 (6.73%) SharePoint
3 28 (4.10%) BizTalk Server
3 28 (4.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 24 (3.51%) CMS
5 19 (2.78%) NServiceBus
6 16 (2.34%) Node.js
7 14 (2.05%) ColdFusion
8 13 (1.90%) Umbraco
9 11 (1.61%) Apache Solr
10 7 (1.02%) Sitefinity
11 6 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.29%) TIBCO EMS
13 2 (0.29%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.29%) Orchard CMS
13 2 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 62 (9.08%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.76%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.73%) MS Office
4 3 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.29%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.59%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.59%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 63 (9.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.44%) GitHub
4 2 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (7.91%) Internet
2 48 (7.03%) Broadband
3 9 (1.32%) HTTP
4 6 (0.88%) DNS
4 6 (0.88%) Intranet
5 5 (0.73%) SMTP
6 3 (0.44%) Firewall
7 2 (0.29%) SWIFTNet
7 2 (0.29%) Extranet
8 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 556 (81.41%) SQL Server
2 160 (23.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (12.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (8.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 48 (7.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (2.64%) OLAP
8 18 (2.64%) SQL Server 2000
9 17 (2.49%) MongoDB
10 14 (2.05%) Big Data
11 12 (1.76%) Azure SQL Database
11 12 (1.76%) MySQL
12 11 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (1.61%) Relational Database
13 9 (1.32%) NoSQL
14 8 (1.17%) SSDT
15 7 (1.02%) RavenDB
16 6 (0.88%) Star Schema
17 5 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 286 (41.87%) NUnit
2 180 (26.35%) Rhino Mocks
3 158 (23.13%) Subversion
4 121 (17.72%) Moq
5 112 (16.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 87 (12.74%) Visual Studio
7 58 (8.49%) TeamCity
8 44 (6.44%) Git (software)
9 32 (4.69%) ReSharper
10 25 (3.66%) Fiddler
11 24 (3.51%) Octopus Deploy
12 22 (3.22%) PostSharp
12 22 (3.22%) Robot Framework
13 19 (2.78%) JIRA
14 17 (2.49%) MSBuild
15 16 (2.34%) CruiseControl
15 16 (2.34%) Visual Studio Team System
16 13 (1.90%) SpecFlow
17 11 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 10 (1.46%) FitNesse
General
1 178 (26.06%) Finance
2 83 (12.15%) Games
3 51 (7.47%) Telecoms
4 43 (6.30%) Banking
5 38 (5.56%) Front Office
6 31 (4.54%) Marketing
7 23 (3.37%) Music Industry
8 20 (2.93%) Investment Banking
9 18 (2.64%) Retail
10 5 (0.73%) Local Government
11 4 (0.59%) Private Banking
11 4 (0.59%) Back Office
11 4 (0.59%) Legal
12 3 (0.44%) Law
12 3 (0.44%) Publishing
13 2 (0.29%) Advertising
13 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 627 (91.80%) Developer
2 366 (53.59%) .NET Developer
3 290 (42.46%) C# Developer
4 189 (27.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 109 (15.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 97 (14.20%) Senior Developer
7 89 (13.03%) ASP.NET Developer
8 65 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
9 57 (8.35%) Agile .NET Developer
10 43 (6.30%) Agile C# Developer
11 42 (6.15%) Junior
12 41 (6.00%) Junior Developer
13 37 (5.42%) Graduate
14 33 (4.83%) Software Developer
14 33 (4.83%) Junior .NET Developer
15 30 (4.39%) WinForms Developer
16 27 (3.95%) Web Developer
17 20 (2.93%) Lead Developer
17 20 (2.93%) Senior C# Developer
18 19 (2.78%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 660 (96.63%) .NET
2 502 (73.50%) ASP.NET
3 392 (57.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 356 (52.12%) HTML
5 347 (50.81%) .NET Framework
6 316 (46.27%) WCF
7 311 (45.53%) WPF
8 279 (40.85%) CSS
9 249 (36.46%) NHibernate
10 226 (33.09%) Ajax
11 213 (31.19%) HTML5
12 209 (30.60%) jQuery
13 189 (27.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 175 (25.62%) XML
15 134 (19.62%) Web Services
16 132 (19.33%) Silverlight
17 116 (16.98%) WinForms
18 110 (16.11%) Castle Windsor
19 100 (14.64%) MonoRail
20 81 (11.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 28 (4.10%) Inversion of Control
2 28 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.81%) Client/Server
4 25 (3.66%) Social Network
5 24 (3.51%) Hedge funds
6 23 (3.37%) N-Tier
7 22 (3.22%) DTV
7 22 (3.22%) Open Source
8 19 (2.78%) User Experience
9 18 (2.64%) Mathematics
10 15 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 15 (2.20%) Equities
10 15 (2.20%) Derivative
11 13 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.61%) Web 2.0
13 10 (1.46%) Equity Derivative
13 10 (1.46%) Fixed Income
14 8 (1.17%) Mobile App
15 5 (0.73%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 123 (18.01%) Windows
2 14 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (2.05%) Windows 8
3 10 (1.46%) Windows Phone 7
3 10 (1.46%) Windows Phone 8
3 10 (1.46%) Windows Phone
4 7 (1.02%) Android
5 4 (0.59%) CoreOS
6 3 (0.44%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.44%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.15%) Solaris
8 1 (0.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (72.62%) MVC
2 471 (68.96%) Agile Software Development
3 390 (57.10%) TDD
4 329 (48.17%) Scrum
5 175 (25.62%) Web Application Development
6 156 (22.84%) OO
7 129 (18.89%) BDD
8 127 (18.59%) Unit Testing
9 94 (13.76%) Kanban
10 74 (10.83%) Dependency Injection
11 66 (9.66%) MVVM
12 64 (9.37%) Continuous Integration
13 56 (8.20%) Software Engineering
14 53 (7.76%) OOP
15 52 (7.61%) OOD
16 50 (7.32%) Multithreading
17 47 (6.88%) Web Development
18 43 (6.30%) E-Commerce
19 40 (5.86%) Domain-Driven Design
20 35 (5.12%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 648 (94.88%) C#
2 348 (50.95%) JavaScript
3 337 (49.34%) SQL
4 140 (20.50%) T-SQL
5 101 (14.79%) VB.NET
6 61 (8.93%) VB
7 53 (7.76%) C++
8 39 (5.71%) Java
9 30 (4.39%) Python
10 14 (2.05%) ActionScript
11 11 (1.61%) TypeScript
12 10 (1.46%) XAML
12 10 (1.46%) Objective-C
13 9 (1.32%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.02%) F#
14 7 (1.02%) VBA
14 7 (1.02%) PHP
15 6 (0.88%) VB6
15 6 (0.88%) Ruby
16 5 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 100 (14.64%) Degree
2 28 (4.10%) MCP
2 28 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (3.81%) MCTS
3 26 (3.81%) MCAD
3 26 (3.81%) MCSD
4 12 (1.76%) ISTQB
4 12 (1.76%) ISEB
5 8 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) MBA
7 1 (0.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.76%) QA
2 7 (1.02%) SLA
3 3 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
System Software
1 28 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.59%) Docker
Vendors
1 200 (29.28%) Microsoft
2 31 (4.54%) Oracle
3 19 (2.78%) VMware
3 19 (2.78%) Yahoo!
4 14 (2.05%) Sitecore
5 11 (1.61%) Dell
6 9 (1.32%) Charles River
7 8 (1.17%) TIBCO
8 7 (1.02%) Facebook
9 4 (0.59%) DevExpress
9 4 (0.59%) Sybase
10 3 (0.44%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.44%) Telerik
10 3 (0.44%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.44%) Twitter
11 2 (0.29%) Tableau
11 2 (0.29%) IBM
11 2 (0.29%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.29%) ION Trading
12 1 (0.15%) Google
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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West London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + pension, car, negotiable
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London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £130000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + training and certifications
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £54000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £70000 per annum
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year + good benefits
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