The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 47 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 13 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.42% 0.79% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 1.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
169 210 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 31.47% 41.42% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 145 175 159
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -25.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) MySQL
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) Ajax
1 13 (100.00%) WCF
1 13 (100.00%) REST
2 7 (53.85%) System Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Logistics
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) DHTML
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) XSL
4 4 (30.77%) WPF
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) MySQL
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Developer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior .NET Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) Ajax
1 13 (100.00%) WCF
1 13 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (30.77%) DHTML
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) XSL
2 4 (30.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) System Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Logistics
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 13 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft