The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 169 142
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 8 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.24% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.69% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 32
Median salary - £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
LINQ
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
958 1166 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.06% 34.92% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 634 743 937
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

LINQ
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Scotland

LINQ
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) GitHub
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Graduate
2 2 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle