The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 43 55 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 16 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.16% 1.80% 2.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.47% 4.97% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 10
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
LINQ
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
189 181 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 37.35% 36.27% 36.86%
Number of salaries quoted 176 159 162
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

LINQ
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Swindon

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Swindon

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 44 (100.00%) C#
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (84.09%) ASP.NET
3 32 (72.73%) MVC
4 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (63.64%) Waterfall
5 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
6 26 (59.09%) SQL
7 25 (56.82%) E-Commerce
7 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (56.82%) REST
7 25 (56.82%) WCF
8 24 (54.55%) .NET Framework
8 24 (54.55%) SOAP
9 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 20 (45.45%) SQL Server
11 17 (38.64%) Oracle
11 17 (38.64%) jQuery
12 14 (31.82%) WPF
12 14 (31.82%) Entity Framework
13 11 (25.00%) Social Media
13 11 (25.00%) Mentoring
14 10 (22.73%) Web Services
15 9 (20.45%) XML
15 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
15 9 (20.45%) JSON
16 8 (18.18%) Logistics
16 8 (18.18%) Data Mapping
16 8 (18.18%) OO
16 8 (18.18%) EDI

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 44 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (59.09%) .NET Developer
3 12 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Web Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Applications Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Web Applications Developer
6 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) WPF Developer
7 3 (6.82%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.27%) HTML Developer
9 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.27%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.27%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.27%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (84.09%) ASP.NET
3 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (56.82%) REST
3 25 (56.82%) WCF
4 24 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 24 (54.55%) SOAP
5 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 17 (38.64%) jQuery
7 14 (31.82%) WPF
7 14 (31.82%) Entity Framework
8 10 (22.73%) Web Services
9 9 (20.45%) XML
9 9 (20.45%) JSON
10 8 (18.18%) EDI
11 4 (9.09%) HTML
12 3 (6.82%) HTML5
13 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
13 2 (4.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 2 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Social Media
2 3 (6.82%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) MVC
2 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (63.64%) Waterfall
4 25 (56.82%) E-Commerce
5 11 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (18.18%) Logistics
6 8 (18.18%) Data Mapping
6 8 (18.18%) OO
7 7 (15.91%) TDD
8 5 (11.36%) MVVM
8 5 (11.36%) BDD
8 5 (11.36%) OOD
9 2 (4.55%) Document Management
9 2 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 26 (59.09%) SQL
4 5 (11.36%) XAML
5 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft