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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 91 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 9 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.79% 2.94% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.28% 7.86% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 34 12
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
395 458 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 34.50% 37.39% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 360 382 319
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,377 £48,000 £45,000
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
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 August 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 5 £38,500 +1.31%
LINQ
South West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (88.00%) .NET
3 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (68.00%) .NET Framework
3 17 (68.00%) Entity Framework
4 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (60.00%) WCF
6 14 (56.00%) WPF
6 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (56.00%) MVC
7 10 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 10 (40.00%) SOAP
7 10 (40.00%) SQL
7 10 (40.00%) REST
8 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (32.00%) TDD
9 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (28.00%) Oracle
10 7 (28.00%) Web Services
10 7 (28.00%) jQuery
11 6 (24.00%) Social Media
11 6 (24.00%) XML
11 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
12 5 (20.00%) Bitbucket
12 5 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (20.00%) Java
12 5 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 5 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) MSTest
4 1 (4.00%) Moq
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (20.00%) Back Office
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (56.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (4.00%) WPF Developer
9 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) .NET Framework
2 17 (68.00%) Entity Framework
3 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (60.00%) WCF
5 14 (56.00%) WPF
6 10 (40.00%) SOAP
6 10 (40.00%) REST
7 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (28.00%) Web Services
8 7 (28.00%) jQuery
9 6 (24.00%) XML
10 5 (20.00%) EDI
10 5 (20.00%) Ajax
10 5 (20.00%) JSON
11 3 (12.00%) Silverlight
11 3 (12.00%) LINQ to SQL
12 2 (8.00%) HTML
12 2 (8.00%) CSS
12 2 (8.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Social Media
2 2 (8.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) MVC
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (32.00%) TDD
4 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.00%) Data Mapping
5 5 (20.00%) Logistics
5 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) OOD
7 2 (8.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) UML
8 1 (4.00%) Database Tuning
8 1 (4.00%) Open Source
8 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) ESRI
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago