The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 53 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.53% 2.42% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.80% 7.60% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 4
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
138 171 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.34% 31.84% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 126 147 175
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough 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 Slough

LINQ
Salary Trend in Slough

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Slough

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Slough region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Slough

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Slough region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
3 13 (68.42%) CSS
3 13 (68.42%) OO
3 13 (68.42%) HTML
3 13 (68.42%) MVC
4 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
5 10 (52.63%) XML
5 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
5 10 (52.63%) REST
5 10 (52.63%) Ajax
6 9 (47.37%) .NET Framework
6 9 (47.37%) jQuery
6 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
6 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
6 9 (47.37%) Entity Framework
6 9 (47.37%) LINQ to SQL
6 9 (47.37%) SOLID
6 9 (47.37%) OOP
6 9 (47.37%) OOD
7 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (31.58%) Logistics
8 6 (31.58%) WCF
8 6 (31.58%) MySQL
8 6 (31.58%) PHP
9 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (21.05%) Subversion

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 4 (21.05%) Subversion
2 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 19 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 19 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Developer
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (31.58%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (31.58%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (31.58%) C# WCF Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Software Developer
4 6 (31.58%) WCF Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
6 4 (21.05%) HTML Developer
6 4 (21.05%) Senior SQL Developer
6 4 (21.05%) XML Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) CSS
2 13 (68.42%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
4 10 (52.63%) Ajax
4 10 (52.63%) REST
4 10 (52.63%) XML
5 9 (47.37%) .NET Framework
5 9 (47.37%) Entity Framework
5 9 (47.37%) jQuery
5 9 (47.37%) LINQ to SQL
6 6 (31.58%) WCF
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (21.05%) JSON
8 4 (21.05%) SOAP
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) MVC
1 13 (68.42%) OO
2 9 (47.37%) OOD
2 9 (47.37%) OOP
2 9 (47.37%) SOLID
2 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Logistics
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (21.05%) Mobile Development
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
3 6 (31.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree