The first table below looks at the demand for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 56 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 6 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.22% - 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.82% - 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Average salary £44,000 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
157 177 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 31.91% 27.27% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 125 168 153
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
Berkshire

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Slough

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Ajax
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
4 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
4 5 (55.56%) LINQ to SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Office 365
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 4 (44.44%) XHTML
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Migration
6 3 (33.33%) LDAP
6 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) Ajax
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) LINQ to SQL
5 4 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 4 (44.44%) XHTML
6 3 (33.33%) WSDL
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) WCF
6 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 3 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
2 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCP
1 3 (33.33%) MCSD
1 3 (33.33%) MCDBA
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCTS
1 3 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft