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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 286 275 248
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -27
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 430 415 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.90% 0.94% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.32% 2.38% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 393 376 519
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18508 17432 21219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.89% 39.43% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15917 14960 18894
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
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 22 July 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 22 July 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
(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 -45 42 £57,500 +15.00% 14
Hayes - 2 £45,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £25,750 -
Kingston Upon Thames -14 1 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Enfield - 1 £50,000 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1004 (99.41%) C#
2 978 (96.83%) .NET
3 777 (76.93%) SQL Server
4 737 (72.97%) ASP.NET
5 696 (68.91%) MVC
6 598 (59.21%) HTML
7 593 (58.71%) WCF
8 578 (57.23%) TDD
9 549 (54.36%) JavaScript
10 542 (53.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 527 (52.18%) .NET Framework
12 495 (49.01%) CSS
13 493 (48.81%) Scrum
14 476 (47.13%) SQL
15 393 (38.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 389 (38.51%) jQuery
17 378 (37.43%) NHibernate
18 368 (36.44%) WPF
19 356 (35.25%) NUnit
20 341 (33.76%) Finance
21 324 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
22 289 (28.61%) HTML5
23 272 (26.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
24 248 (24.55%) Ajax
25 239 (23.66%) Rhino Mocks
26 234 (23.17%) SQL Server 2012
27 230 (22.77%) Web Services
28 226 (22.38%) Unit Testing
29 225 (22.28%) Web Application Development
30 219 (21.68%) Microsoft

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 76 (7.52%) SharePoint
1 76 (7.52%) IIS
2 62 (6.14%) CMS
3 32 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
4 28 (2.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 26 (2.57%) NServiceBus
6 21 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
7 18 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
7 18 (1.78%) Umbraco
8 16 (1.58%) Sitecore CMS
9 14 (1.39%) Apache Solr
10 13 (1.29%) Node.js
11 12 (1.19%) Sitefinity
12 5 (0.50%) Kentico
13 3 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.20%) K2 blackpearl
14 2 (0.20%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.099%) ColdFusion
15 1 (0.099%) TIBCO EMS
15 1 (0.099%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 104 (10.30%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.69%) MS Office
4 5 (0.50%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.099%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (1.88%) Sophis RISQUE
2 16 (1.58%) Markit EDM
3 6 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.50%) Pivotal CRM
5 1 (0.099%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 41 (4.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.08%) SaaS
4 3 (0.30%) GitHub
5 2 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (0.20%) Office 365
6 1 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 83 (8.22%) Internet
2 34 (3.37%) Broadband
3 18 (1.78%) Intranet
4 14 (1.39%) Extranet
5 7 (0.69%) HTTP
6 3 (0.30%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.099%) Firewall
7 1 (0.099%) SMTP
7 1 (0.099%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 777 (76.93%) SQL Server
2 234 (23.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 133 (13.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (3.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 29 (2.87%) Oracle Database
8 20 (1.98%) Relational Database
9 19 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (1.78%) MongoDB
11 16 (1.58%) QlikView
11 16 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (1.49%) NoSQL
12 15 (1.49%) MySQL
13 14 (1.39%) RDBMS
13 14 (1.39%) RavenDB
14 11 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
14 11 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 356 (35.25%) NUnit
2 239 (23.66%) Rhino Mocks
3 191 (18.91%) Moq
4 183 (18.12%) Subversion
5 151 (14.95%) Visual Studio
6 133 (13.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 69 (6.83%) Git (software)
8 65 (6.44%) TeamCity
9 60 (5.94%) SpecFlow
10 45 (4.46%) MSTest
11 34 (3.37%) MSBuild
12 28 (2.77%) Cucumber
13 27 (2.67%) CruiseControl
14 24 (2.38%) Jenkins
14 24 (2.38%) Selenium
15 22 (2.18%) ReSharper
16 18 (1.78%) QuickTest Pro
17 15 (1.49%) JIRA
17 15 (1.49%) LoadRunner
18 13 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 341 (33.76%) Finance
2 101 (10.00%) Banking
3 99 (9.80%) Games
4 52 (5.15%) Front Office
5 51 (5.05%) Telecoms
6 31 (3.07%) Retail
7 30 (2.97%) Investment Banking
8 28 (2.77%) Law
9 26 (2.57%) Marketing
10 25 (2.48%) Music Industry
11 17 (1.68%) Publishing
11 17 (1.68%) Back Office
12 12 (1.19%) Advertising
12 12 (1.19%) Legal
13 8 (0.79%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.30%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.20%) Automotive
16 1 (0.099%) Military
16 1 (0.099%) Electronics
16 1 (0.099%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 852 (84.36%) Developer
2 507 (50.20%) .NET Developer
3 378 (37.43%) C# Developer
4 237 (23.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 210 (20.79%) Senior Developer
6 182 (18.02%) Senior .NET Developer
7 129 (12.77%) ASP.NET Developer
8 110 (10.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 99 (9.80%) Agile .NET Developer
10 72 (7.13%) Junior
10 72 (7.13%) Junior Developer
11 62 (6.14%) Web Developer
12 55 (5.45%) Agile C# Developer
13 54 (5.35%) Senior C# Developer
14 40 (3.96%) Software Developer
15 39 (3.86%) Software Engineer
16 34 (3.37%) Graduate
17 33 (3.27%) .NET Web Developer
18 32 (3.17%) Technical Leader
19 30 (2.97%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 978 (96.83%) .NET
2 737 (72.97%) ASP.NET
3 598 (59.21%) HTML
4 593 (58.71%) WCF
5 542 (53.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 527 (52.18%) .NET Framework
7 495 (49.01%) CSS
8 393 (38.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 389 (38.51%) jQuery
10 378 (37.43%) NHibernate
11 368 (36.44%) WPF
12 289 (28.61%) HTML5
13 272 (26.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 248 (24.55%) Ajax
15 230 (22.77%) Web Services
16 215 (21.29%) Razor View Engine
17 206 (20.40%) Silverlight
18 205 (20.30%) XML
19 162 (16.04%) Castle Windsor
20 140 (13.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 80 (7.92%) Computer Science
2 43 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
3 40 (3.96%) Client/Server
4 39 (3.86%) Social Network
5 37 (3.66%) Hedge funds
6 25 (2.48%) DTV
7 23 (2.28%) N-Tier
8 21 (2.08%) Open Source
9 16 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 16 (1.58%) Derivative
9 16 (1.58%) Mathematics
10 12 (1.19%) Equities
11 10 (0.99%) Digital Media
11 10 (0.99%) Fixed Income
12 9 (0.89%) iPhone
13 8 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
14 7 (0.69%) Statistics
15 6 (0.59%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.59%) Mobile App
16 5 (0.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 121 (11.98%) Windows
2 19 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (0.99%) Android
4 6 (0.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.099%) Linux
5 1 (0.099%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 696 (68.91%) MVC
2 578 (57.23%) TDD
3 493 (48.81%) Scrum
4 324 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
5 226 (22.38%) Unit Testing
6 225 (22.28%) Web Application Development
7 207 (20.50%) BDD
8 177 (17.52%) OO
9 158 (15.64%) Kanban
10 146 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
11 115 (11.39%) Web Development
12 99 (9.80%) OOP
13 98 (9.70%) Software Engineering
14 97 (9.60%) Domain-Driven Design
15 96 (9.50%) MVVM
16 94 (9.31%) E-Commerce
17 86 (8.51%) Multithreading
18 77 (7.62%) Dependency Injection
19 67 (6.63%) SOA
20 57 (5.64%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1004 (99.41%) C#
2 549 (54.36%) JavaScript
3 476 (47.13%) SQL
4 215 (21.29%) T-SQL
5 113 (11.19%) VB.NET
6 65 (6.44%) VB
7 42 (4.16%) Java
7 42 (4.16%) C++
8 41 (4.06%) VBA
9 40 (3.96%) PowerShell
10 21 (2.08%) Ruby
11 16 (1.58%) MATLAB
12 14 (1.39%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.39%) XAML
12 14 (1.39%) TypeScript
13 8 (0.79%) Delphi
14 7 (0.69%) Python
14 7 (0.69%) Pascal
15 6 (0.59%) XPath
16 3 (0.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 176 (17.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 173 (17.13%) Degree
3 169 (16.73%) MCP
4 161 (15.94%) MCSD
5 158 (15.64%) MCTS
6 155 (15.35%) MCAD
7 16 (1.58%) MBA
8 15 (1.49%) ISTQB
8 15 (1.49%) ISEB
9 9 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.20%) PhD
10 2 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.29%) QA
2 4 (0.40%) Basel III
2 4 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (0.40%) Basel II
2 4 (0.40%) CRD IV
2 4 (0.40%) COREP
3 3 (0.30%) WCAG
4 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.099%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.099%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.099%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.099%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 219 (21.68%) Microsoft
2 43 (4.26%) Oracle
3 35 (3.47%) Sitecore
4 22 (2.18%) Dell
5 13 (1.29%) Twitter
6 11 (1.09%) Sybase
7 10 (0.99%) Telerik
8 9 (0.89%) Informatica
9 8 (0.79%) CyberSource
10 7 (0.69%) Google
11 6 (0.59%) DevExpress
11 6 (0.59%) Yahoo!
11 6 (0.59%) Adobe
12 5 (0.50%) Orchard
13 4 (0.40%) Reuters
13 4 (0.40%) Bloomberg
14 3 (0.30%) Intel
14 3 (0.30%) EPiServer
15 2 (0.20%) Rackspace
15 2 (0.20%) Xamarin
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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
Croydon, Surrey
dotMailer Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS 26 DAYS HOLIDAY!
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago