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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 157 159 114
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -45
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 3 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.035% 0.094% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.090% 0.26% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 57
Median salary £22,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
1105 1169 1479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.54% 36.66% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 614 751 996
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 1 £22,000 -
LINQ
UK

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) OO
3 9 (81.82%) Java
3 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) Oracle
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (81.82%) SOAP
3 9 (81.82%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) XML
3 9 (81.82%) JSON
3 9 (81.82%) Unit Testing
3 9 (81.82%) REST
3 9 (81.82%) Relational Database
4 7 (63.64%) GitHub
4 7 (63.64%) Load Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Subversion
4 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
4 7 (63.64%) Python
4 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
5 2 (18.18%) Statistics
5 2 (18.18%) Process Management
5 2 (18.18%) GIS
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) WPF

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 7 (63.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) Relational Database
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) GIS
2 2 (18.18%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
1 7 (63.64%) Subversion
1 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate
3 2 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) JSON
2 9 (81.82%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) SOAP
2 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 9 (81.82%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) WPF
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
1 2 (18.18%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) OO
2 9 (81.82%) Unit Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Load Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Process Management
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin
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