The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 12 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.94% 1.96% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 3.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £48,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
Scotland

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 West Lothian region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 55.88% 54.90% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 14
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

LINQ
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

LINQ Salary Trend in West Lothian

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) PLINQ
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Task Parallel Library

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) PLINQ
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL