The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 84 74 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 16 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.54% 1.83% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.64% 6.13% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 26
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
LINQ
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
440 310 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 42.31% 29.78% 43.63%
Number of salaries quoted 412 270 409
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

LINQ
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Milton Keynes region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) ASP.NET
3 23 (88.46%) WCF
4 19 (73.08%) .NET Framework
4 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
4 19 (73.08%) Visual Studio
5 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
5 16 (61.54%) TDD
6 15 (57.69%) jQuery
6 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
6 15 (57.69%) CSS
7 13 (50.00%) HTML
7 13 (50.00%) MVC
7 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (46.15%) Web Services
9 11 (42.31%) WinForms
9 11 (42.31%) WPF
9 11 (42.31%) NUnit
9 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (38.46%) HTML5
10 10 (38.46%) Entity Framework
10 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (38.46%) Web Design
10 10 (38.46%) Finance
10 10 (38.46%) XML
10 10 (38.46%) XSLT
10 10 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (34.62%) Scrum
12 7 (26.92%) Windows

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (11.54%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (73.08%) Visual Studio
2 11 (42.31%) NUnit
3 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (80.77%) C# Developer
3 19 (73.08%) .NET Developer
4 14 (53.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
7 3 (11.54%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
8 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
8 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) ASP.NET
3 23 (88.46%) WCF
4 19 (73.08%) .NET Framework
5 15 (57.69%) CSS
5 15 (57.69%) jQuery
6 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (50.00%) HTML
7 12 (46.15%) Web Services
8 11 (42.31%) WinForms
8 11 (42.31%) WPF
9 10 (38.46%) Entity Framework
9 10 (38.46%) HTML5
9 10 (38.46%) XML
9 10 (38.46%) XSLT
10 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
10 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (19.23%) CSS3
10 5 (19.23%) SOAP
10 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
1 5 (19.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) TDD
2 13 (50.00%) MVC
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (38.46%) Web Design
5 9 (34.62%) Scrum
6 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (19.23%) Investment Management
7 5 (19.23%) Mobile First
7 5 (19.23%) SOA
7 5 (19.23%) Wealth Management
7 5 (19.23%) Web Development
8 2 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
3 5 (19.23%) XPath
4 2 (7.69%) C++
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) MCAD
2 3 (11.54%) MCSD
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Typemock