The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 97 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -8
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.68% 2.92% 3.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.90% 7.90% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 22
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £34,900 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £42,650 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
LINQ
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
420 405 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 35.81% 36.99% 42.73%
Number of salaries quoted 383 336 325
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Wiltshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -20 5 £38,500 +1.31%
LINQ
South West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 31 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (90.32%) .NET
3 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 22 (70.97%) WCF
4 19 (61.29%) .NET Framework
5 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
6 17 (54.84%) MVC
6 17 (54.84%) Entity Framework
6 17 (54.84%) REST
7 16 (51.61%) SOAP
7 16 (51.61%) SQL
8 15 (48.39%) WPF
8 15 (48.39%) Waterfall
9 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
9 13 (41.94%) Visual Studio
10 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (35.48%) Oracle
11 11 (35.48%) E-Commerce
12 9 (29.03%) Web Services
13 8 (25.81%) XML
13 8 (25.81%) EDI
13 8 (25.81%) Data Mapping
13 8 (25.81%) JSON
13 8 (25.81%) Logistics
13 8 (25.81%) Social Media
13 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
14 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 7 (22.58%) TDD
14 7 (22.58%) jQuery

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Bitbucket
3 2 (6.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) MSTest
4 1 (3.23%) Moq
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.45%) Aerospace
1 2 (6.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) .NET Developer
3 14 (45.16%) C# Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Senior Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
8 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (6.45%) WPF Developer
9 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Web Applications Developer
10 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
2 22 (70.97%) WCF
3 19 (61.29%) .NET Framework
4 17 (54.84%) Entity Framework
4 17 (54.84%) REST
5 16 (51.61%) SOAP
6 15 (48.39%) WPF
7 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (29.03%) Web Services
9 8 (25.81%) XML
9 8 (25.81%) EDI
9 8 (25.81%) JSON
10 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 7 (22.58%) jQuery
11 3 (9.68%) Silverlight
11 3 (9.68%) LINQ to SQL
12 2 (6.45%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 2 (6.45%) Ajax
12 2 (6.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Social Media
2 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) RIA
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) MVC
3 15 (48.39%) Waterfall
4 11 (35.48%) E-Commerce
5 8 (25.81%) Data Mapping
5 8 (25.81%) Logistics
5 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
6 7 (22.58%) TDD
7 3 (9.68%) OOD
7 3 (9.68%) OO
7 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.23%) UML
8 1 (3.23%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) Document Management
8 1 (3.23%) Open Source
8 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) MVVM
8 1 (3.23%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) C
7 1 (3.23%) XAML
7 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) ESRI
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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