The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 341 306 243
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -63
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 881 1105 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.89% 1.03% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.32% 2.72% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 818 985 1380
Median salary £44,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,300 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37919 40611 47020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.44% 38.00% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32797 34658 40158
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LINQ
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ within the UK.

LINQ Salary Trend in the UK

LINQ
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 within the UK.

LINQ Salary Histogram in the UK

LINQ
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -39 856 £45,000 +5.88% 114
London -26 333 £50,000 - 44
South East -4 198 £42,500 - 13
East of England +32 75 £47,500 +18.75% 7
North West -16 75 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Buckinghamshire +45 69 £42,500 -5.55% 3
West Midlands -39 60 £47,500 +18.75% 13
Manchester -24 55 £48,000 +20.00% 9
Milton Keynes +42 39 £42,750 -12.75%
Cambridgeshire +26 39 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Hampshire -7 37 £42,500 +13.33% 3
East Midlands -3 34 £37,500 +7.14% 4
South West -30 34 £36,250 +2.11% 11
Surrey 0 31 £51,250 - 4
Cambridge +14 30 £55,000 +22.22% 1
City of London +15 28 £57,500 +9.52% 8
Berkshire -10 26 £52,500 -2.32% 1
North East +6 24 £35,625 +13.09% 3
Tyne and Wear +4 23 £35,625 +13.09% 3
Yorkshire -41 23 £55,000 +46.66% 4
Coventry +20 22 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Brighton +11 21 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex +10 21 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Staffordshire +8 21 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 20 £38,375 +27.91% 3
High Wycombe +8 20 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Winchester +10 18 £43,750 +16.66% 2
Northamptonshire +27 16 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Hertfordshire +20 16 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Leeds -11 15 £55,000 +33.33% 3

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for LINQ.

1 1778 (98.50%) .NET
2 1723 (95.46%) C#
3 1333 (73.85%) ASP.NET
4 1268 (70.25%) MVC
5 1246 (69.03%) SQL Server
6 1065 (59.00%) JavaScript
7 1008 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
8 952 (52.74%) HTML
9 949 (52.58%) SQL
10 904 (50.08%) CSS
11 898 (49.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 893 (49.47%) WCF
13 868 (48.09%) .NET Framework
14 793 (43.93%) jQuery
15 690 (38.23%) Entity Framework
16 623 (34.52%) TDD
17 609 (33.74%) Microsoft
18 606 (33.57%) WPF
19 495 (27.42%) Scrum
20 485 (26.87%) XML
21 476 (26.37%) Web Services
22 460 (25.48%) NUnit
23 458 (25.37%) Ajax
24 451 (24.99%) T-SQL
25 438 (24.27%) HTML5
26 421 (23.32%) ASP.NET Web API
27 403 (22.33%) OO
28 376 (20.83%) Visual Studio
29 365 (20.22%) NHibernate
30 362 (20.06%) Web Development

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 103 (5.71%) IIS
2 95 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 56 (3.10%) CMS
4 52 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 44 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
6 22 (1.22%) Umbraco
7 20 (1.11%) Node.js
8 19 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (0.44%) Apache
11 6 (0.33%) JBoss
12 5 (0.28%) Confluence
12 5 (0.28%) Kentico
13 4 (0.22%) Facebook Platform
14 3 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.11%) NServiceBus
16 1 (0.055%) Drupal
16 1 (0.055%) Exchange Server 2010
16 1 (0.055%) Sitefinity
16 1 (0.055%) WordPress
Applications
1 179 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 23 (1.27%) MS Office
4 18 (1.00%) Fireworks
5 7 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.28%) HipChat
7 3 (0.17%) GIMP
7 3 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 38 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.39%) Visualfiles
4 6 (0.33%) Scribe Insight
5 2 (0.11%) RMDS
6 1 (0.055%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.055%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 141 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (2.71%) SaaS
3 36 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (1.44%) Office 365
5 11 (0.61%) GitHub
6 8 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.22%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.22%) iTunes
8 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.055%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.055%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.055%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.055%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 53 (2.94%) Internet
2 33 (1.83%) HTTP
3 26 (1.44%) Broadband
4 8 (0.44%) GSM
4 8 (0.44%) Intranet
4 8 (0.44%) SMTP
4 8 (0.44%) UMTS
5 7 (0.39%) CTI
5 7 (0.39%) Firewall
5 7 (0.39%) LTE
6 6 (0.33%) SSL
7 3 (0.17%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.11%) Extranet
8 2 (0.11%) LAN
8 2 (0.11%) NFC
8 2 (0.11%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.11%) SMPP
8 2 (0.11%) WAN
9 1 (0.055%) RS-232
9 1 (0.055%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1246 (69.03%) SQL Server
2 292 (16.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 116 (6.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 115 (6.37%) Relational Database
5 114 (6.32%) MySQL
6 101 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 99 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 56 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 41 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
10 32 (1.77%) SQLite
11 27 (1.50%) RDBMS
12 25 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 23 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
14 21 (1.16%) RavenDB
15 16 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
16 15 (0.83%) NoSQL
17 12 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
17 12 (0.66%) MS Access
17 12 (0.66%) Redis
18 11 (0.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 460 (25.48%) NUnit
2 376 (20.83%) Visual Studio
3 258 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 248 (13.74%) Subversion
5 233 (12.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 138 (7.65%) Selenium
7 135 (7.48%) Moq
8 120 (6.65%) Git (software)
9 94 (5.21%) JIRA
10 88 (4.88%) MSTest
11 45 (2.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 41 (2.27%) Cucumber
12 41 (2.27%) ReSharper
13 40 (2.22%) TeamCity
14 37 (2.05%) Jenkins
15 34 (1.88%) webpack
16 32 (1.77%) gulp
17 27 (1.50%) NSubstitute
18 25 (1.39%) MSBuild
18 25 (1.39%) NMock
General
1 352 (19.50%) Finance
2 93 (5.15%) Games
3 92 (5.10%) Marketing
4 75 (4.16%) Advertising
5 71 (3.93%) Telecoms
6 49 (2.71%) Banking
7 29 (1.61%) Electronics
7 29 (1.61%) Retail
8 26 (1.44%) Music Industry
9 24 (1.33%) Legal
10 22 (1.22%) Law
11 21 (1.16%) Investment Banking
12 20 (1.11%) Back Office
13 19 (1.05%) Manufacturing
14 18 (1.00%) Front Office
15 17 (0.94%) Publishing
16 13 (0.72%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.22%) Brand Awareness
19 2 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1570 (86.98%) Developer
2 1044 (57.84%) .NET Developer
3 989 (54.79%) C# Developer
4 666 (36.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 476 (26.37%) ASP.NET Developer
6 391 (21.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 367 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 282 (15.62%) Senior Developer
9 253 (14.02%) Software Developer
10 207 (11.47%) SQL Developer
11 181 (10.03%) Senior C# Developer
12 175 (9.70%) C# Software Developer
13 173 (9.58%) Senior .NET Developer
14 169 (9.36%) Web Developer
15 156 (8.64%) Agile Developer
16 143 (7.92%) .NET Software Developer
17 136 (7.53%) Agile .NET Developer
18 123 (6.81%) Software Engineer
19 112 (6.20%) Senior C# .NET Developer
20 111 (6.15%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1778 (98.50%) .NET
2 1333 (73.85%) ASP.NET
3 952 (52.74%) HTML
4 904 (50.08%) CSS
5 898 (49.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 893 (49.47%) WCF
7 868 (48.09%) .NET Framework
8 793 (43.93%) jQuery
9 690 (38.23%) Entity Framework
10 606 (33.57%) WPF
11 485 (26.87%) XML
12 476 (26.37%) Web Services
13 458 (25.37%) Ajax
14 438 (24.27%) HTML5
15 421 (23.32%) ASP.NET Web API
16 365 (20.22%) NHibernate
17 344 (19.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 261 (14.46%) AngularJS
19 240 (13.30%) Silverlight
20 212 (11.75%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 218 (12.08%) Computer Science
2 98 (5.43%) N-Tier
3 83 (4.60%) Inversion of Control
4 80 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (3.27%) Hedge funds
6 54 (2.99%) Social Network
7 49 (2.71%) Client/Server
8 48 (2.66%) User Experience
9 36 (1.99%) Blog
10 33 (1.83%) Mathematics
11 32 (1.77%) Mobile App
12 28 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
13 26 (1.44%) DTV
14 22 (1.22%) Physics
15 19 (1.05%) iPad
16 12 (0.66%) Algorithms
17 9 (0.50%) Xbox
18 7 (0.39%) Digital Media
18 7 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 6 (0.33%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 268 (14.85%) Windows
2 31 (1.72%) Windows Server
3 28 (1.55%) Apple iOS
4 18 (1.00%) Android
5 17 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (0.50%) Linux
8 2 (0.11%) Unix
8 2 (0.11%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.055%) Debian
9 1 (0.055%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.055%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.055%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1268 (70.25%) MVC
2 1008 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
3 623 (34.52%) TDD
4 495 (27.42%) Scrum
5 403 (22.33%) OO
6 362 (20.06%) Web Development
7 288 (15.96%) Web Application Development
8 272 (15.07%) Software Engineering
9 262 (14.52%) BDD
10 235 (13.02%) Unit Testing
11 194 (10.75%) Kanban
12 176 (9.75%) Continuous Integration
13 159 (8.81%) MVVM
14 153 (8.48%) SDLC
15 137 (7.59%) SOA
16 133 (7.37%) Dependency Injection
17 129 (7.15%) OOP
18 109 (6.04%) E-Commerce
19 95 (5.26%) Mentoring
19 95 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1723 (95.46%) C#
2 1065 (59.00%) JavaScript
3 949 (52.58%) SQL
4 451 (24.99%) T-SQL
5 359 (19.89%) VB.NET
6 107 (5.93%) Java
7 100 (5.54%) C++
8 98 (5.43%) VB
9 57 (3.16%) XAML
10 54 (2.99%) PL/SQL
11 42 (2.33%) XPath
12 34 (1.88%) VB6
13 21 (1.16%) Python
14 20 (1.11%) PowerShell
15 18 (1.00%) ANSI SQL
16 16 (0.89%) C
17 15 (0.83%) PHP
18 12 (0.66%) Ruby
19 11 (0.61%) VBA
19 11 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 274 (15.18%) Degree
2 58 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (1.88%) MCP
4 32 (1.77%) MCSD
5 29 (1.61%) MCAD
6 28 (1.55%) MCTS
7 7 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.22%) ISEB
8 4 (0.22%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.17%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.055%) HND
10 1 (0.055%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (4.04%) QA
2 25 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.11%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.11%) SLA
5 1 (0.055%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.055%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.055%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.055%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (0.28%) MOM
3 4 (0.22%) Control-M
4 3 (0.17%) Wonderware InTouch
5 2 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.055%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.055%) Puppet
Vendors
1 609 (33.74%) Microsoft
2 111 (6.15%) Oracle
3 31 (1.72%) DevExpress
4 21 (1.16%) Sitecore
5 20 (1.11%) SAP
6 19 (1.05%) Telerik
7 13 (0.72%) Google
7 13 (0.72%) Twitter
8 10 (0.55%) Facebook
9 8 (0.44%) Sybase
10 7 (0.39%) Charles River
10 7 (0.39%) Xamarin
11 6 (0.33%) Apple
11 6 (0.33%) Ektron
11 6 (0.33%) PayPal
12 5 (0.28%) Endeca
12 5 (0.28%) Infragistics
12 5 (0.28%) Splunk
13 4 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.17%) VMware
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
North West London
College of Policing Ltd-
Salary: From £32,744 to £46,359 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
New Malden, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k+Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Alton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k+Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ION Asset Architecture
Salary: Competitive + Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Career Concept Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hyde, Cheshire
Nixor Resource Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £58k DOE + fantasticbenefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £110k + bonus + profit sharing
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + Microsoft training + ca
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £2200 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago