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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 63 52 92
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +40
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 36 38 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.35% 3.83% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.92% 10.76% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 11
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -30.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £42,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
363 353 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 33.80% 35.55% 36.01%
Number of salaries quoted 327 322 390
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -13 25 £40,000 +21.21%
Salisbury - 6 £100,000 -
Melksham - 4 £26,000 -
LINQ
South West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 75 (100.00%) C#
2 67 (89.33%) .NET
3 57 (76.00%) ASP.NET
4 53 (70.67%) MVC
5 47 (62.67%) JavaScript
6 45 (60.00%) .NET Framework
7 40 (53.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 39 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 38 (50.67%) jQuery
9 38 (50.67%) SQL
10 36 (48.00%) SQL Server
11 33 (44.00%) SOAP
12 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (40.00%) WCF
13 27 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 26 (34.67%) HTML
15 24 (32.00%) CSS
15 24 (32.00%) Waterfall
16 23 (30.67%) Visual Studio
17 22 (29.33%) Web Services
18 21 (28.00%) XML
18 21 (28.00%) E-Commerce
18 21 (28.00%) REST
19 18 (24.00%) OO
19 18 (24.00%) Oracle
20 16 (21.33%) JSON
21 15 (20.00%) Security Cleared
21 15 (20.00%) WPF
22 14 (18.67%) HTML5
23 13 (17.33%) Unit Testing

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (9.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.67%) MySQL
4 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (30.67%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Banking
2 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (32.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (17.33%) Applications Developer
4 12 (16.00%) Web Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Software Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.67%) UI Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Web Applications Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Junior Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Junior
9 4 (5.33%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (4.00%) WPF Developer
10 3 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (4.00%) HTML Developer
11 2 (2.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (89.33%) .NET
2 57 (76.00%) ASP.NET
3 45 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 40 (53.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 39 (52.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (50.67%) jQuery
7 33 (44.00%) SOAP
8 30 (40.00%) WCF
9 27 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 26 (34.67%) HTML
11 24 (32.00%) CSS
12 22 (29.33%) Web Services
13 21 (28.00%) XML
13 21 (28.00%) REST
14 16 (21.33%) JSON
15 15 (20.00%) WPF
16 14 (18.67%) HTML5
17 12 (16.00%) CSS3
18 8 (10.67%) Silverlight
19 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) User Experience
2 6 (8.00%) Social Media
3 2 (2.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (70.67%) MVC
2 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (32.00%) Waterfall
4 21 (28.00%) E-Commerce
5 18 (24.00%) OO
6 13 (17.33%) Unit Testing
7 12 (16.00%) TDD
8 10 (13.33%) MVVM
8 10 (13.33%) BDD
9 8 (10.67%) OOD
10 7 (9.33%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (9.33%) Web Development
10 7 (9.33%) Project Management
10 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (9.33%) ITIL
10 7 (9.33%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.00%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.67%) Database Tuning
12 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
13 4 (5.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) C#
2 47 (62.67%) JavaScript
3 38 (50.67%) SQL
4 10 (13.33%) XAML
5 9 (12.00%) Java
6 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.67%) DV Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) MCPD
3 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Oracle
2 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
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