Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 178 196
Rank change year-on-year -22 +18 -39
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.18% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.29% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Bristol median annual salary £52,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £33,500 £28,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £45,125 £41,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +4.90%

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 Bristol with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1834 1393 1685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 47.70% 43.54% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1233 1519
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Bristol

LINQ
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Bristol

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) WCF
4 4 (57.14%) WPF
4 4 (57.14%) WF
4 4 (57.14%) NUnit
4 4 (57.14%) MSTest
4 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
6 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) C++
6 2 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) C
6 2 (28.57%) ETL
6 2 (28.57%) BDD
6 2 (28.57%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Extranet
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (14.29%) CouchDB
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MSTest
1 4 (57.14%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior C# Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
6 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior Agile Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) WF
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) SOLID
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
4 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP