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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South West / Bristol
Rank 128 116 126
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 3 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.16% 0.86% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 1.98% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 4
Median salary £33,750 £52,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% +44.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £37,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £52,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

LINQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 830 808 809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 45.45% 43.51% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 703 734 721
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing LINQ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) MSTest
3 4 (50.00%) WF
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) System Testing
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) ETL

LINQ
Top Related 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 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Extranet
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MSTest
1 4 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 6 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 4 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (25.00%) ASP Developer
5 2 (25.00%) VB Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
2 6 (75.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) WF
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Conversion
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
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