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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 42 32 61
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +29
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 23 39 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.93% 7.21% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.77% 21.79% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 4
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
167 179 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 28.55% 33.09% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 143 150 200
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) C#
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (84.44%) ASP.NET
3 31 (68.89%) .NET Framework
4 30 (66.67%) SOAP
5 29 (64.44%) MVC
6 28 (62.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 26 (57.78%) jQuery
8 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
8 25 (55.56%) SQL
9 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (51.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (48.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 19 (42.22%) OO
11 19 (42.22%) WCF
11 19 (42.22%) Waterfall
12 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
13 17 (37.78%) REST
14 15 (33.33%) Oracle
14 15 (33.33%) Web Services
14 15 (33.33%) WPF
15 13 (28.89%) Visual Studio
16 12 (26.67%) XML
16 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
16 12 (26.67%) TDD
16 12 (26.67%) JSON
16 12 (26.67%) BDD
17 10 (22.22%) OOD
18 8 (17.78%) EDI
19 7 (15.56%) HTML

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.67%) Advertising
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) C# Developer
3 11 (24.44%) .NET Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 7 (15.56%) UI Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Web Applications Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Applications Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (6.67%) WPF Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.67%) HTML Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (84.44%) ASP.NET
3 31 (68.89%) .NET Framework
4 30 (66.67%) SOAP
5 28 (62.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 26 (57.78%) jQuery
7 23 (51.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (48.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 19 (42.22%) WCF
10 17 (37.78%) REST
11 15 (33.33%) WPF
11 15 (33.33%) Web Services
12 12 (26.67%) XML
12 12 (26.67%) JSON
13 8 (17.78%) EDI
14 7 (15.56%) HTML
14 7 (15.56%) CSS
14 7 (15.56%) HTML5
14 7 (15.56%) CSS3
15 6 (13.33%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) User Experience
2 3 (6.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) MVC
2 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (42.22%) OO
3 19 (42.22%) Waterfall
4 12 (26.67%) BDD
4 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 12 (26.67%) TDD
5 10 (22.22%) OOD
6 7 (15.56%) MVVM
7 5 (11.11%) Data Mapping
7 5 (11.11%) Logistics
8 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.44%) Web Development
9 2 (4.44%) Document Management
9 2 (4.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 25 (55.56%) SQL
3 7 (15.56%) XAML
4 2 (4.44%) Java
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
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