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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 312 322 274
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -48
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 389 370 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.87% 0.79% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.37% 2.06% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 330 335 441
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
16436 17976 17807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.77% 38.17% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14114 15371 15230
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +68 71 £56,000 +6.66% 7
Teddington - 13 £50,000 -
Twickenham - 13 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 12 £50,000 -
Croydon +13 5 £52,500 +10.52%
Wembley - 3 £55,000 -
Wimbledon -3 2 - -
Romford +2 1 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Hammersmith - 1 £41,500 -
Barnet - 1 £47,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £60,000 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 778 (99.49%) C#
2 763 (97.57%) .NET
3 632 (80.82%) SQL Server
4 583 (74.55%) ASP.NET
5 561 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
6 547 (69.95%) MVC
7 488 (62.40%) TDD
8 472 (60.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 422 (53.96%) JavaScript
10 416 (53.20%) HTML
11 394 (50.38%) .NET Framework
12 391 (50.00%) Scrum
13 386 (49.36%) WCF
14 378 (48.34%) SQL
15 360 (46.04%) CSS
16 328 (41.94%) WPF
17 317 (40.54%) NHibernate
18 315 (40.28%) NUnit
19 281 (35.93%) Ajax
20 262 (33.50%) jQuery
21 254 (32.48%) Entity Framework
22 251 (32.10%) Microsoft
23 233 (29.80%) HTML5
24 213 (27.24%) Finance
25 208 (26.60%) Rhino Mocks
26 200 (25.58%) OO
27 188 (24.04%) Web Application Development
28 180 (23.02%) T-SQL
29 177 (22.63%) XML
30 169 (21.61%) BDD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (7.67%) SharePoint
2 36 (4.60%) IIS
2 36 (4.60%) BizTalk Server
3 33 (4.22%) CMS
4 27 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 24 (3.07%) Umbraco
6 13 (1.66%) Node.js
6 13 (1.66%) NServiceBus
7 9 (1.15%) Orchard CMS
7 9 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (0.77%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.77%) Kentico
10 4 (0.51%) Sitefinity
11 3 (0.38%) Apache
12 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.13%) DNN
12 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 100 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.94%) Photoshop
3 16 (2.05%) InfoPath
4 12 (1.53%) MS Office
5 6 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 43 (5.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.51%) Sophis RISQUE
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 94 (12.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.77%) SaaS
4 2 (0.26%) GitHub
4 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.52%) Internet
2 45 (5.75%) Broadband
3 20 (2.56%) SMTP
4 17 (2.17%) Firewall
5 5 (0.64%) HTTP
6 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.26%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.13%) DNS
7 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.13%) SSL
7 1 (0.13%) Intranet
7 1 (0.13%) VoIP
7 1 (0.13%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 632 (80.82%) SQL Server
2 136 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 78 (9.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (6.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 53 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 38 (4.86%) MySQL
7 25 (3.20%) NoSQL
8 24 (3.07%) Relational Database
9 19 (2.43%) MongoDB
10 18 (2.30%) RavenDB
11 13 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.41%) RDBMS
12 11 (1.41%) Big Data
12 11 (1.41%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (0.38%) CouchDB
16 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 315 (40.28%) NUnit
2 208 (26.60%) Rhino Mocks
3 153 (19.57%) Subversion
4 136 (17.39%) Moq
5 118 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 113 (14.45%) Visual Studio
7 107 (13.68%) TeamCity
8 102 (13.04%) Git (software)
9 44 (5.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 40 (5.12%) MSBuild
11 39 (4.99%) Octopus Deploy
12 29 (3.71%) JIRA
13 26 (3.32%) ReSharper
14 25 (3.20%) Jenkins
15 24 (3.07%) Jasmine
16 22 (2.81%) SpecFlow
16 22 (2.81%) MSTest
17 21 (2.69%) Fiddler
18 19 (2.43%) PostSharp
18 19 (2.43%) Robot Framework
General
1 213 (27.24%) Finance
2 82 (10.49%) Games
3 81 (10.36%) Banking
4 63 (8.06%) Retail
5 57 (7.29%) Telecoms
6 36 (4.60%) Front Office
7 30 (3.84%) Publishing
8 26 (3.32%) Music Industry
9 18 (2.30%) Local Government
10 13 (1.66%) Marketing
11 12 (1.53%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.53%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.90%) Back Office
13 3 (0.38%) Legal
13 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.26%) Automotive
14 2 (0.26%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.26%) Avionics
15 1 (0.13%) Russian Language
15 1 (0.13%) Ukrainian Language
Job Titles
1 710 (90.79%) Developer
2 435 (55.63%) .NET Developer
3 335 (42.84%) C# Developer
4 238 (30.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 139 (17.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 128 (16.37%) Senior Developer
6 128 (16.37%) ASP.NET Developer
7 100 (12.79%) Senior .NET Developer
8 58 (7.42%) Junior Developer
8 58 (7.42%) Junior
9 57 (7.29%) Agile .NET Developer
10 39 (4.99%) Junior .NET Developer
11 33 (4.22%) Software Developer
12 32 (4.09%) Senior C# Developer
13 31 (3.96%) Graduate
13 31 (3.96%) Agile C# Developer
14 28 (3.58%) WinForms Developer
15 27 (3.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 27 (3.45%) Web Developer
16 25 (3.20%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 763 (97.57%) .NET
2 583 (74.55%) ASP.NET
3 472 (60.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 416 (53.20%) HTML
5 394 (50.38%) .NET Framework
6 386 (49.36%) WCF
7 360 (46.04%) CSS
8 328 (41.94%) WPF
9 317 (40.54%) NHibernate
10 281 (35.93%) Ajax
11 262 (33.50%) jQuery
12 254 (32.48%) Entity Framework
13 233 (29.80%) HTML5
14 177 (22.63%) XML
15 166 (21.23%) Web Services
16 145 (18.54%) Silverlight
17 134 (17.14%) Castle Windsor
18 129 (16.50%) AngularJS
19 106 (13.55%) MonoRail
20 88 (11.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 53 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (6.78%) Client/Server
3 40 (5.12%) Inversion of Control
4 39 (4.99%) User Experience
5 30 (3.84%) Social Network
6 29 (3.71%) Photography
7 27 (3.45%) DTV
8 23 (2.94%) Web 2.0
9 20 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (2.17%) Hedge funds
11 15 (1.92%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.79%) Derivative
13 12 (1.53%) Equities
14 11 (1.41%) N-Tier
14 11 (1.41%) Mobile App
14 11 (1.41%) Mathematics
15 10 (1.28%) Algorithms
16 8 (1.02%) Market Risk
17 7 (0.90%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 150 (19.18%) Windows
2 13 (1.66%) Apple iOS
2 13 (1.66%) Android
3 7 (0.90%) Windows Phone 7
3 7 (0.90%) Windows 8
3 7 (0.90%) Windows Phone 8
3 7 (0.90%) Windows Phone
4 2 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.13%) UNIX
5 1 (0.13%) Solaris
5 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 561 (71.74%) Agile Software Development
2 547 (69.95%) MVC
3 488 (62.40%) TDD
4 391 (50.00%) Scrum
5 200 (25.58%) OO
6 188 (24.04%) Web Application Development
7 169 (21.61%) BDD
8 140 (17.90%) Continuous Integration
9 137 (17.52%) Dependency Injection
10 119 (15.22%) Unit Testing
11 116 (14.83%) SDLC
12 106 (13.55%) Kanban
13 98 (12.53%) E-Commerce
14 95 (12.15%) Multithreading
15 94 (12.02%) OOP
16 84 (10.74%) MVVM
17 63 (8.06%) Software Engineering
18 55 (7.03%) OOD
19 52 (6.65%) Mentoring
20 50 (6.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 778 (99.49%) C#
2 422 (53.96%) JavaScript
3 378 (48.34%) SQL
4 180 (23.02%) T-SQL
5 95 (12.15%) VB.NET
6 57 (7.29%) VB
7 50 (6.39%) Java
8 47 (6.01%) PowerShell
9 41 (5.24%) C++
10 28 (3.58%) Python
11 17 (2.17%) PHP
12 13 (1.66%) Perl
12 13 (1.66%) Bourne shell
12 13 (1.66%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.02%) F#
13 8 (1.02%) VBA
14 7 (0.90%) XAML
15 6 (0.77%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.64%) Clojure
16 5 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 131 (16.75%) Degree
2 35 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (3.32%) MCSD
4 25 (3.20%) MCTS
4 25 (3.20%) MCP
4 25 (3.20%) MCAD
5 4 (0.51%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.38%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.05%) QA
2 9 (1.15%) SLA
3 8 (1.02%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.38%) EMIR
5 1 (0.13%) CRD IV
System Software
1 19 (2.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 251 (32.10%) Microsoft
2 56 (7.16%) Oracle
3 24 (3.07%) Sybase
4 17 (2.17%) Dell
5 13 (1.66%) Yahoo!
5 13 (1.66%) PayPal
6 12 (1.53%) Twitter
7 8 (1.02%) Sitecore
8 7 (0.90%) Telerik
9 4 (0.51%) Endeca
9 4 (0.51%) Google
10 3 (0.38%) Facebook
11 2 (0.26%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.26%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.13%) SAP
12 1 (0.13%) IBM
12 1 (0.13%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.13%) Informatica
12 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.13%) TIBCO
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £110k
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
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 - £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: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus (c50%) + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago