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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 39 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 29 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.98% 1.01% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.55% 2.98% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 3
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
214 168 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 36.77% 34.08% 36.09%
Number of salaries quoted 196 150 167
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
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 1 April 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Swindon

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 50 (100.00%) C#
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (86.00%) ASP.NET
3 35 (70.00%) MVC
4 33 (66.00%) JavaScript
5 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (62.00%) SQL
7 30 (60.00%) SOAP
7 30 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (60.00%) Waterfall
8 29 (58.00%) E-Commerce
8 29 (58.00%) WCF
9 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 27 (54.00%) REST
11 25 (50.00%) .NET Framework
12 22 (44.00%) jQuery
13 21 (42.00%) Oracle
14 20 (40.00%) SQL Server
15 16 (32.00%) WPF
16 15 (30.00%) OO
16 15 (30.00%) Entity Framework
17 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
17 11 (22.00%) Web Services
17 11 (22.00%) XML
17 11 (22.00%) TDD
17 11 (22.00%) JSON
17 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
18 10 (20.00%) Social Media
19 9 (18.00%) BDD
20 8 (16.00%) EDI

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (28.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (24.00%) Senior Developer
5 10 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (18.00%) Web Developer
7 7 (14.00%) Applications Developer
7 7 (14.00%) Web Applications Developer
8 6 (12.00%) UI Developer
9 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (10.00%) WPF Developer
10 3 (6.00%) HTML Developer
10 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (4.00%) SQL Developer
12 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
12 1 (2.00%) C# Software Developer
12 1 (2.00%) Front-End Developer
12 1 (2.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (86.00%) ASP.NET
3 30 (60.00%) SOAP
3 30 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (58.00%) WCF
5 28 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 27 (54.00%) REST
7 25 (50.00%) .NET Framework
8 22 (44.00%) jQuery
9 16 (32.00%) WPF
10 15 (30.00%) Entity Framework
11 11 (22.00%) JSON
11 11 (22.00%) Web Services
11 11 (22.00%) XML
12 8 (16.00%) EDI
13 6 (12.00%) HTML
14 5 (10.00%) HTML5
15 4 (8.00%) CSS
16 3 (6.00%) CSS3
17 2 (4.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Social Media
2 6 (12.00%) User Experience
3 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) MVC
2 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 29 (58.00%) E-Commerce
5 15 (30.00%) OO
6 11 (22.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (22.00%) TDD
7 9 (18.00%) BDD
8 8 (16.00%) Logistics
8 8 (16.00%) Data Mapping
8 8 (16.00%) MVVM
9 7 (14.00%) OOD
10 4 (8.00%) Scrum
11 2 (4.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (66.00%) JavaScript
3 31 (62.00%) SQL
4 8 (16.00%) XAML
5 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) Oracle