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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 65 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 2 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.36% 4.58% 6.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% 13.64% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 33
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £38,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
149 198 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 26.61% 33.62% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 139 179 161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) .NET Framework
2 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (93.33%) Entity Framework
3 13 (86.67%) jQuery
4 12 (80.00%) JIRA
4 12 (80.00%) WPF
4 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
4 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (80.00%) Back Office
4 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (80.00%) TDD
4 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (80.00%) Ajax
4 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (80.00%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (80.00%) Bitbucket
4 12 (80.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) CSS

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 12 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Bitbucket
1 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (80.00%) JIRA
1 12 (80.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (80.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (93.33%) C# Developer
3 12 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (93.33%) .NET Framework
2 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (93.33%) Entity Framework
3 13 (86.67%) jQuery
4 12 (80.00%) Ajax
4 12 (80.00%) WPF
5 2 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) HTML
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) JSON
6 1 (6.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) API Development
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft