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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 53 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.23% 2.03% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 6.67% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 7
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
122 195 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 28.24% 30.47% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 106 168 138
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) OO
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) LINQ to SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (44.44%) Web Development
6 3 (33.33%) MySQL
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) PHP
6 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Ajax
6 3 (33.33%) WCF
6 3 (33.33%) Logistics
6 3 (33.33%) iPad
6 3 (33.33%) REST
7 2 (22.22%) SOLID
7 2 (22.22%) jQuery
7 2 (22.22%) OOP
8 1 (11.11%) Web Services
8 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio

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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (88.89%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# WCF Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 3 (33.33%) WCF Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) LINQ to SQL
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
7 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
7 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
1 5 (55.56%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Logistics
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) SOLID
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft