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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 103 96 100
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 10 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.67% 1.65% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.69% 3.19% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 24
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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
592 940 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 39.44% 51.65% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 506 828 838
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (87.10%) Ajax
3 20 (64.52%) WSDL
4 19 (61.29%) CSS
4 19 (61.29%) SOAP
4 19 (61.29%) HTML
4 19 (61.29%) WCF
5 18 (58.06%) .NET Framework
5 18 (58.06%) Web Services
5 18 (58.06%) VB.NET
5 18 (58.06%) OO
5 18 (58.06%) Unit Testing
6 17 (54.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (54.84%) XML
6 17 (54.84%) XSLT
6 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
7 16 (51.61%) MVC
8 14 (45.16%) SQL
8 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
8 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (38.71%) jQuery
11 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
11 11 (35.48%) ADO.NET
11 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
11 11 (35.48%) HTML5
11 11 (35.48%) REST

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 9 (29.03%) WebSphere
2 7 (22.58%) IIS
2 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.90%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (35.48%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
3 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
4 4 (12.90%) NUnit
4 4 (12.90%) Subversion
4 4 (12.90%) Mercurial
4 4 (12.90%) Moq
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (22.58%) Back Office
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (83.87%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C# Developer
3 8 (25.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (87.10%) Ajax
3 20 (64.52%) WSDL
4 19 (61.29%) WCF
4 19 (61.29%) HTML
4 19 (61.29%) CSS
4 19 (61.29%) SOAP
5 18 (58.06%) Web Services
5 18 (58.06%) .NET Framework
6 17 (54.84%) XML
6 17 (54.84%) XSLT
7 12 (38.71%) jQuery
8 11 (35.48%) HTML5
8 11 (35.48%) REST
8 11 (35.48%) ADO.NET
9 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
9 10 (32.26%) JSON
9 10 (32.26%) NHibernate
9 10 (32.26%) StructureMap
9 10 (32.26%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) W3C
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) DTV
3 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Android
1 7 (22.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) OO
1 18 (58.06%) Unit Testing
2 16 (51.61%) MVC
3 10 (32.26%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (22.58%) MVVM
4 7 (22.58%) Android Development
4 7 (22.58%) iOS Development
4 7 (22.58%) Configuration Management
4 7 (22.58%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) TDD
4 7 (22.58%) Data Management
4 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (58.06%) VB.NET
3 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
4 14 (45.16%) SQL
5 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
6 10 (32.26%) VBScript
7 9 (29.03%) Java
8 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Telerik
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
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