The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 160 117 137
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +20
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 5 50 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 1.36% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 3.62% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 44 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1183 1382 1111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.77% 37.56% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 724 907 768
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Scotland

LINQ
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Edinburgh -9 4 £35,000 -17.64% 1
West Lothian - 1 £31,500 -
LINQ
UK

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) C#
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
3 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
4 18 (78.26%) SQL
4 18 (78.26%) CSS
4 18 (78.26%) HTML
4 18 (78.26%) .NET Framework
4 18 (78.26%) Entity Framework
5 17 (73.91%) HTML5
6 16 (69.57%) MVC
7 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
7 15 (65.22%) jQuery
8 14 (60.87%) Visual Studio
9 12 (52.17%) Oracle
9 12 (52.17%) Automated Testing
9 12 (52.17%) TeamCity
9 12 (52.17%) LINQ to SQL
9 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (52.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (52.17%) GitLab
10 11 (47.83%) Web Services
11 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
11 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
12 8 (34.78%) Analytics
12 8 (34.78%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (34.78%) XML
12 8 (34.78%) XSD
12 8 (34.78%) XSLT

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (30.43%) Hadoop
2 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
2 7 (30.43%) Big Data
3 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
4 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Visual Studio
2 12 (52.17%) TeamCity
2 12 (52.17%) GitLab
3 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
4 7 (30.43%) Subversion
4 7 (30.43%) Selenium
4 7 (30.43%) WatiN
4 7 (30.43%) Cucumber
4 7 (30.43%) MSBuild
4 7 (30.43%) SpecFlow
5 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.35%) MSI
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Billing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) .NET Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Senior Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
3 18 (78.26%) CSS
3 18 (78.26%) HTML
3 18 (78.26%) .NET Framework
3 18 (78.26%) Entity Framework
4 17 (73.91%) HTML5
5 15 (65.22%) jQuery
6 12 (52.17%) LINQ to SQL
6 12 (52.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 11 (47.83%) Web Services
8 9 (39.13%) AngularJS
9 8 (34.78%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (34.78%) XML
9 8 (34.78%) XSD
9 8 (34.78%) XSLT
9 8 (34.78%) NHibernate
10 7 (30.43%) SOAP
10 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) MVC
2 12 (52.17%) Automated Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (34.78%) Analytics
5 7 (30.43%) Data Analytics
5 7 (30.43%) ETL
6 5 (21.74%) OO
7 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (8.70%) OOP
9 2 (8.70%) Release Management
10 1 (4.35%) Open Source
10 1 (4.35%) Line Management
10 1 (4.35%) Microservices
10 1 (4.35%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) C#
2 19 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 18 (78.26%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) Informatica
3 7 (30.43%) TIBCO
4 3 (13.04%) Telerik
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