The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 140 125 108
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 6 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% 0.75% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 2.95% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 25
Average salary £31,750 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.27% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
615 610 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.43% 25.29% 30.50%
Number of salaries quoted 538 545 574
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

LINQ
Salary Trend in Reading

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Reading

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Reading

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (78.57%) .NET Framework
5 10 (71.43%) WCF
5 10 (71.43%) MVC
5 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
6 9 (64.29%) SQL
7 8 (57.14%) Entity Framework
8 7 (50.00%) BDD
8 7 (50.00%) TDD
8 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
9 6 (42.86%) jQuery
9 6 (42.86%) RESTful
9 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
10 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
10 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
10 5 (35.71%) REST
10 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
10 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (28.57%) Ajax
11 4 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (28.57%) XML
12 3 (21.43%) CSS
12 3 (21.43%) Web Services
12 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
12 3 (21.43%) MySQL

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (21.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) ReSharper
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Lead Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Junior
5 3 (21.43%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Graduate
7 1 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) .NET Framework
3 10 (71.43%) WCF
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 8 (57.14%) Entity Framework
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 6 (42.86%) jQuery
6 6 (42.86%) RESTful
7 5 (35.71%) REST
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (28.57%) Ajax
8 4 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (28.57%) XML
9 3 (21.43%) CSS
9 3 (21.43%) Web Services
9 3 (21.43%) HTML
9 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (21.43%) Dapper ORM
9 3 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) MVC
3 7 (50.00%) BDD
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 3 (21.43%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Ektron
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
Reading, Berkshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago