The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 48 101
Rank change year-on-year -58 +53  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 13 74 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.88% 5.04% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.13% 12.25% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 70 32
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -13.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 609 604 711
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 41.01% 41.14% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 542 529 620
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Buckinghamshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Buckinghamshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -36 6 £47,500 +11.11%
Olney +1 3 - -
High Wycombe +1 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Princes Risborough - 1 £32,500 -
LINQ
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 46 (100.00%) C#
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (97.83%) ASP.NET
3 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
3 35 (76.09%) WCF
4 34 (73.91%) CSS
4 34 (73.91%) Web Services
4 34 (73.91%) HTML
5 33 (71.74%) MVC
5 33 (71.74%) jQuery
6 32 (69.57%) .NET Framework
7 31 (67.39%) JavaScript
8 29 (63.04%) XML
9 28 (60.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (54.35%) HTML5
11 24 (52.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 24 (52.17%) XSLT
11 24 (52.17%) Web Design
12 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
12 23 (50.00%) Visual Studio
12 23 (50.00%) Entity Framework
13 22 (47.83%) TDD
14 19 (41.30%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (41.30%) SQL
14 19 (41.30%) VB.NET
15 18 (39.13%) Web Development
16 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (28.26%) User Experience
18 13 (28.26%) SOAP

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) MySQL
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 19 (41.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (19.57%) NUnit
4 1 (2.17%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Advertising
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (97.83%) Developer
2 35 (76.09%) C# Developer
3 23 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 20 (43.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (21.74%) Senior Developer
6 9 (19.57%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (15.22%) Software Developer
8 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (10.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (10.87%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (8.70%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 2 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1 (2.17%) .NET Software Developer
12 1 (2.17%) C# Software Developer
12 1 (2.17%) Designer
12 1 (2.17%) Developer Analyst
12 1 (2.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 1 (2.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 1 (2.17%) Senior VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (97.83%) ASP.NET
3 35 (76.09%) WCF
4 34 (73.91%) CSS
4 34 (73.91%) HTML
4 34 (73.91%) Web Services
5 33 (71.74%) jQuery
6 32 (69.57%) .NET Framework
7 29 (63.04%) XML
8 28 (60.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (54.35%) HTML5
10 24 (52.17%) XSLT
11 23 (50.00%) Entity Framework
12 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (28.26%) SOAP
15 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
15 12 (26.09%) CSS3
15 12 (26.09%) WinForms
16 11 (23.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) User Experience
2 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) MVC
2 24 (52.17%) Responsive Web Design
2 24 (52.17%) Web Design
3 22 (47.83%) TDD
4 18 (39.13%) Web Development
5 12 (26.09%) Cross-Browser Development
5 12 (26.09%) Mobile First
6 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (19.57%) SOA
8 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (6.52%) BDD
11 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.52%) Scrum
12 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
12 2 (4.35%) OO
12 2 (4.35%) SDLC
12 2 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (67.39%) JavaScript
3 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 19 (41.30%) VB.NET
4 12 (26.09%) XPath
5 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.35%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) VB6
7 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) HND
3 1 (2.17%) MCP
Vendors
1 35 (76.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Telerik