The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 98 97 86
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 20 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.27% 1.02% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.51% 2.30% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 18
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £39,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
796 781 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 50.41% 44.30% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 708 685 654
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
South East

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
Banbury -2 3 £35,000 -
Wallingford - 3 £35,000 - 1
Oxford +7 2 £36,250 +11.53%
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £42,500 -
LINQ
South East

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (90.91%) Ajax
3 28 (84.85%) MVC
4 25 (75.76%) WCF
4 25 (75.76%) Web Services
4 25 (75.76%) T-SQL
5 24 (72.73%) XML
5 24 (72.73%) .NET Framework
5 24 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (69.70%) OO
7 21 (63.64%) WSDL
7 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
7 21 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (60.61%) SOAP
8 20 (60.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (57.58%) SQL
10 18 (54.55%) Finance
11 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (48.48%) VB.NET
11 16 (48.48%) HTML
11 16 (48.48%) CSS
11 16 (48.48%) ADO.NET
11 16 (48.48%) Relational Database
12 15 (45.45%) HTML5
12 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
12 15 (45.45%) Visual Studio
12 15 (45.45%) VBScript
12 15 (45.45%) XSLT

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (42.42%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 20 (60.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (48.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (48.48%) Relational Database
4 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (45.45%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.09%) NUnit
3 3 (9.09%) Subversion
3 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 3 (9.09%) Moq
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Graduate
7 2 (6.06%) Junior
7 2 (6.06%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (90.91%) Ajax
3 25 (75.76%) WCF
3 25 (75.76%) Web Services
4 24 (72.73%) XML
4 24 (72.73%) .NET Framework
5 21 (63.64%) WSDL
6 20 (60.61%) SOAP
7 16 (48.48%) ADO.NET
7 16 (48.48%) HTML
7 16 (48.48%) CSS
8 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET
8 15 (45.45%) XSLT
8 15 (45.45%) HTML5
9 10 (30.30%) Silverlight
9 10 (30.30%) WPF
10 9 (27.27%) XSL
11 7 (21.21%) WF
11 7 (21.21%) REST
11 7 (21.21%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) MVC
2 23 (69.70%) OO
3 15 (45.45%) Unit Testing
4 13 (39.39%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (27.27%) Product Management
5 9 (27.27%) SOA
5 9 (27.27%) UML
5 9 (27.27%) OOP
6 7 (21.21%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Change Management
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (3.03%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (75.76%) T-SQL
3 19 (57.58%) SQL
4 16 (48.48%) VB.NET
5 15 (45.45%) VBScript
6 14 (42.42%) Java
6 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + 23 days holiday + contributory pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wallingford
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago