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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 131 137 141
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.42% 1.37% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 5
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +64.28%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
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
564 584 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.83% 24.29% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 507 503 554
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) WCF
3 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (60.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (60.00%) Big Data
4 6 (60.00%) Highcharts JS
4 6 (60.00%) Telerik
5 2 (20.00%) Kanban
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) JSON
6 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) SaaS
6 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
6 1 (10.00%) IaaS
6 1 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (60.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (70.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 9 (90.00%) WCF
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) Highcharts JS
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Telerik
2 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
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