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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 136 119 138
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 23 52 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.74% 1.39% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.90% 3.55% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 41 12
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1212 1465 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.97% 39.17% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 767 973 678
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £50,000 £52,500
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 26 March 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 26 March 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
Glasgow -11 20 £39,000 -22.00% 4
Edinburgh +9 5 £30,000 -20.00%
LINQ
UK

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 50 (100.00%) C#
2 48 (96.00%) .NET
3 37 (74.00%) JavaScript
3 37 (74.00%) ASP.NET
4 36 (72.00%) SQL Server
5 31 (62.00%) MVC
6 30 (60.00%) .NET Framework
7 25 (50.00%) HTML
8 24 (48.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 23 (46.00%) Visual Studio
10 22 (44.00%) jQuery
10 22 (44.00%) HTML5
11 21 (42.00%) SQL
11 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
11 21 (42.00%) WCF
12 19 (38.00%) CSS
12 19 (38.00%) Web Services
13 15 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (28.00%) Oracle
14 14 (28.00%) XML
14 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
14 14 (28.00%) LINQ to SQL
15 13 (26.00%) OO
15 13 (26.00%) NHibernate
15 13 (26.00%) AngularJS
15 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 12 (24.00%) XSLT
16 12 (24.00%) Automated Testing
16 12 (24.00%) WPF

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon S3
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (14.00%) Amazon SQS
1 7 (14.00%) GitHub
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (18.00%) Hadoop
4 9 (18.00%) MongoDB
5 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (14.00%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (10.00%) NoSQL
7 5 (10.00%) Big Data
8 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 23 (46.00%) Visual Studio
2 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (20.00%) GitLab
3 10 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (14.00%) Selenium
5 7 (14.00%) Subversion
6 6 (12.00%) NUnit
6 6 (12.00%) WatiN
6 6 (12.00%) Cucumber
6 6 (12.00%) MSBuild
7 5 (10.00%) SpecFlow
7 5 (10.00%) Moq
8 1 (2.00%) Mockito
8 1 (2.00%) JUnit
8 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (84.00%) Developer
2 21 (42.00%) .NET Developer
3 16 (32.00%) C# Developer
4 15 (30.00%) Senior Developer
5 13 (26.00%) Software Developer
6 10 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (14.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (14.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (6.00%) C# Programmer
10 3 (6.00%) C# Analyst Programmer
10 3 (6.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Analyst Programmer
10 3 (6.00%) Programmer
10 3 (6.00%) Analyst
11 2 (4.00%) Junior
11 2 (4.00%) Junior Developer
12 1 (2.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (96.00%) .NET
2 37 (74.00%) ASP.NET
3 30 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 25 (50.00%) HTML
5 24 (48.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 22 (44.00%) HTML5
6 22 (44.00%) jQuery
7 21 (42.00%) WCF
8 19 (38.00%) CSS
8 19 (38.00%) Web Services
9 14 (28.00%) XML
9 14 (28.00%) LINQ to SQL
10 13 (26.00%) NHibernate
10 13 (26.00%) AngularJS
10 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (24.00%) WPF
11 12 (24.00%) XSLT
12 9 (18.00%) WinForms
12 9 (18.00%) SOAP
12 9 (18.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) N-Tier
2 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (14.00%) User Experience
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.00%) iPad
5 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) MVC
2 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.00%) OO
4 12 (24.00%) Automated Testing
5 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (22.00%) OOP
6 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (16.00%) TDD
8 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
8 7 (14.00%) Parallel Programming
9 6 (12.00%) UX Design
9 6 (12.00%) ETL
10 5 (10.00%) Scrum
10 5 (10.00%) Release Management
10 5 (10.00%) Data Analytics
10 5 (10.00%) Analytics
11 4 (8.00%) BDD
12 3 (6.00%) Coaching
12 3 (6.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (74.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (42.00%) SQL
4 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (14.00%) F#
5 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (2.00%) XPath
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.00%) Oracle
3 6 (12.00%) Informatica
3 6 (12.00%) TIBCO
4 4 (8.00%) Sybase
5 2 (4.00%) Infragistics
5 2 (4.00%) Google
5 2 (4.00%) Red Gate
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