Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for LINQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 229 285
Rank change year-on-year +3 +56 -12
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 28 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.46% 0.45% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 1.25% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 20
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -10.53% +11.76%

LINQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,155 2,317 2,676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 35.60% 35.96% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,832 1,996 2,278
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,025 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing LINQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Berkshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Berkshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in Berkshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Berkshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 10 £32,500 - 3
Slough -15 8 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Reading +12 5 £42,500 +41.67%
Bracknell -11 3 £55,000 - 1
Wokingham +13 2 £51,250 -6.82% 4
LINQ
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 28 (100.00%) .NET
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (96.43%) ASP.NET
2 27 (96.43%) C#
3 25 (89.29%) .NET Framework
3 25 (89.29%) Entity Framework
4 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
5 19 (67.86%) MVC
5 19 (67.86%) HTML
5 19 (67.86%) CSS
6 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET Core
7 17 (60.71%) SQL
7 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (57.14%) jQuery
9 14 (50.00%) WCF
9 14 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (42.86%) Relational Database
12 10 (35.71%) .NET Core
13 9 (32.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (32.14%) Front End Development
13 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
13 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
13 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (28.57%) ReSharper
14 8 (28.57%) Refactoring
14 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (28.57%) IIS
14 8 (28.57%) OO

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (28.57%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.57%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
1 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (28.57%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) German Language
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 21 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 17 (60.71%) C# Developer
4 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (39.29%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 9 (32.14%) HTML CSS Developer
6 9 (32.14%) HTML Developer
6 9 (32.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Applications Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C# Application Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 1 (3.57%) C# Programmer
9 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) ASP.NET
3 25 (89.29%) .NET Framework
3 25 (89.29%) Entity Framework
4 19 (67.86%) CSS
4 19 (67.86%) HTML
5 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET Core
6 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (57.14%) jQuery
8 14 (50.00%) WCF
9 10 (35.71%) .NET Core
10 9 (32.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
13 5 (17.86%) WF
13 5 (17.86%) WPF
14 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3 (10.71%) RESTful
15 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) MVC
2 14 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (32.14%) Front End Development
4 8 (28.57%) OO
4 8 (28.57%) OOD
4 8 (28.57%) Refactoring
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Analytical Thinking
5 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
6 4 (14.29%) IT Strategy
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (10.71%) SDLC
8 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.57%) Analytics
9 1 (3.57%) Data Analytics
9 1 (3.57%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (3.57%) Image Processing
9 1 (3.57%) Microservices
9 1 (3.57%) SOLID
9 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) C#
2 22 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 17 (60.71%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft