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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 107 112 114
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 12 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.78% 0.78% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.73% 1.46% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 6
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -6.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £22,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
693 956 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 45.21% 53.23% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 586 865 629
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 6 May 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Oxford - 1 £47,500 -
Thame - 1 £30,000 -
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) jQuery
2 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
3 22 (91.67%) TDD
3 22 (91.67%) Degree
3 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 22 (91.67%) XML
3 22 (91.67%) OO
4 21 (87.50%) Unit Testing
4 21 (87.50%) Git (software)
4 21 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
5 20 (83.33%) MVC
6 19 (79.17%) Finance
6 19 (79.17%) MongoDB
6 19 (79.17%) NoSQL
7 18 (75.00%) AngularJS
7 18 (75.00%) BDD
7 18 (75.00%) Image Processing
7 18 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (75.00%) CouchDB
7 18 (75.00%) Windows 7
7 18 (75.00%) Computer Science
7 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (75.00%) Ruby
7 18 (75.00%) NUnit
7 18 (75.00%) Subversion
7 18 (75.00%) MATLAB

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.17%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (79.17%) MongoDB
2 19 (79.17%) NoSQL
3 18 (75.00%) CouchDB
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Big Data
5 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 21 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 21 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (75.00%) NUnit
2 18 (75.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (79.17%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (95.83%) .NET Developer
3 19 (79.17%) C# Developer
3 19 (79.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (66.67%) Senior Developer
5 15 (62.50%) Senior C# Developer
5 15 (62.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Junior
6 3 (12.50%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) jQuery
2 22 (91.67%) XML
3 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 18 (75.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (25.00%) HTML
6 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
6 5 (20.83%) WCF
6 5 (20.83%) WPF
7 4 (16.67%) DHTML
7 4 (16.67%) XSLT
7 4 (16.67%) WinForms
7 4 (16.67%) Ajax
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (12.50%) Web Services
8 3 (12.50%) RESTful
9 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) W3C
3 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
1 18 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) OO
1 22 (91.67%) TDD
2 21 (87.50%) Unit Testing
3 20 (83.33%) MVC
4 18 (75.00%) UML
4 18 (75.00%) OOD
4 18 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (75.00%) Image Processing
4 18 (75.00%) BDD
4 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (50.00%) Logistics
6 4 (16.67%) MVVM
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) Android Development
6 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
7 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.50%) Data Management
8 1 (4.17%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
3 18 (75.00%) SQL
3 18 (75.00%) C++
3 18 (75.00%) Python
3 18 (75.00%) MATLAB
3 18 (75.00%) Ruby
4 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Telerik
2 1 (4.17%) PayPal
2 1 (4.17%) SAP