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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 127 124 108
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 16 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.72% 0.60% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.79% 2.39% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 23
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £45,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £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
573 586 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.70% 24.95% 29.53%
Number of salaries quoted 487 514 577
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
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 29 May 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Reading

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) C#
3 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
4 17 (70.83%) MVC
4 17 (70.83%) .NET Framework
5 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 14 (58.33%) T-SQL
6 14 (58.33%) Entity Framework
7 13 (54.17%) WCF
7 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
9 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
9 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
11 8 (33.33%) HTML
11 8 (33.33%) Ajax
11 8 (33.33%) Degree
11 8 (33.33%) TDD
11 8 (33.33%) BDD
11 8 (33.33%) REST
11 8 (33.33%) jQuery
12 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
12 6 (25.00%) PHP
12 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
12 6 (25.00%) CSS
12 6 (25.00%) XML
12 6 (25.00%) RESTful
12 6 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (12.50%) GitHub
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.17%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) GSM
3 1 (4.17%) UMTS
3 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (20.83%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) ReSharper
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Mocha
3 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.17%) Fiddler
3 1 (4.17%) NUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 19 (79.17%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
4 6 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Lead Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Junior
8 2 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
9 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Sitecore Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (4.17%) Graduate
9 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
9 1 (4.17%) Consultant
9 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (4.17%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
3 17 (70.83%) .NET Framework
4 14 (58.33%) Entity Framework
5 13 (54.17%) WCF
5 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (33.33%) HTML
7 8 (33.33%) Ajax
7 8 (33.33%) REST
7 8 (33.33%) jQuery
8 6 (25.00%) CSS
8 6 (25.00%) XML
8 6 (25.00%) RESTful
8 6 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
8 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 5 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (20.83%) WPF
10 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET
10 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) MVC
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 8 (33.33%) BDD
5 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (20.83%) System Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
9 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (4.17%) Kanban
9 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
9 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.17%) ITIL
9 1 (4.17%) CRM
9 1 (4.17%) Service Management
9 1 (4.17%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 14 (58.33%) T-SQL
4 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) PHP
5 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.17%) Ektron
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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