The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 105 108 99
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 14 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.92% 0.96% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.94% 1.86% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 38
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
720 913 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 47.34% 51.82% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 627 787 979
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) Ajax
3 20 (68.97%) Unit Testing
3 20 (68.97%) jQuery
4 19 (65.52%) CSS
4 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
5 18 (62.07%) Git (software)
6 17 (58.62%) .NET Framework
7 16 (55.17%) HTML
7 16 (55.17%) XML
7 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
7 16 (55.17%) OO
7 16 (55.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (51.72%) WCF
9 14 (48.28%) SQL
9 14 (48.28%) Degree
9 14 (48.28%) TDD
10 13 (44.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (44.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (44.83%) VB.NET
10 13 (44.83%) WPF
10 13 (44.83%) XSLT
10 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
10 13 (44.83%) Web Services
11 12 (41.38%) WSDL
11 12 (41.38%) SOAP
11 12 (41.38%) MVC
12 11 (37.93%) Scrum
12 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 11 (37.93%) IIS
1 11 (37.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.79%) Apache Solr
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (44.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (44.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
3 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.34%) CouchDB
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.90%) Couchbase
5 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Git (software)
2 16 (55.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (24.14%) NUnit
3 7 (24.14%) Subversion
4 4 (13.79%) Mercurial
4 4 (13.79%) Moq
5 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (37.93%) Back Office
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (82.76%) .NET Developer
3 11 (37.93%) C# Developer
3 11 (37.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) Ajax
3 20 (68.97%) jQuery
4 19 (65.52%) CSS
5 17 (58.62%) .NET Framework
6 16 (55.17%) XML
6 16 (55.17%) HTML
7 15 (51.72%) WCF
8 13 (44.83%) WPF
8 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
8 13 (44.83%) Web Services
8 13 (44.83%) XSLT
9 12 (41.38%) WSDL
9 12 (41.38%) SOAP
10 11 (37.93%) DHTML
10 11 (37.93%) WinForms
10 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (37.93%) RESTful
11 10 (34.48%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) W3C
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Android
1 11 (37.93%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Unit Testing
2 16 (55.17%) OO
3 14 (48.28%) TDD
4 12 (41.38%) MVC
5 11 (37.93%) Scrum
5 11 (37.93%) MVVM
5 11 (37.93%) Data Management
5 11 (37.93%) Configuration Management
5 11 (37.93%) Android Development
5 11 (37.93%) iOS Development
6 10 (34.48%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) BDD
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.34%) Image Processing
8 3 (10.34%) UML
8 3 (10.34%) OOD
8 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.90%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 14 (48.28%) SQL
4 13 (44.83%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.34%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) MATLAB
5 3 (10.34%) Ruby
5 3 (10.34%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Telerik
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
Oxfordshire
Explore Group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension, car, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Explore Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, car, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Explore Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, car, negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago