The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury 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 36 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 6 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 2.56% 2.65% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.66% 7.52% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 6
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
LINQ
Berkshire

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 Newbury region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
106 133 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 45.30% 35.28% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 99 119 156
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

LINQ
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Newbury

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) WPF
2 17 (94.44%) BDD
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle
3 15 (83.33%) Degree
4 14 (77.78%) TDD
4 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
5 3 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
5 3 (16.67%) LTE
5 3 (16.67%) GSM
5 3 (16.67%) UMTS
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) ReSharper
6 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.56%) RavenDB
6 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.56%) CQRS
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) jQuery
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) GSM
1 3 (16.67%) LTE
1 3 (16.67%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) ReSharper
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 14 (77.78%) C# .NET Developer
2 14 (77.78%) C# Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Senior .NET Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Senior C# Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Senior Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) WPF
3 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) BDD
3 14 (77.78%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) CQRS
5 1 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) SOLID
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft