Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 118 110
Rank change year-on-year -46 -8 +27
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 18 29 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.58% 1.27% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.41% 2.83% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 46
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £47,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £58,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £58,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -22.41% +22.11% -5.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1281 1023 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.24% 44.93% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 864 1086
Cambridge median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,088
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Cambridge

LINQ
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Cambridge

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in Cambridge over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 16 (88.89%) OO
3 15 (83.33%) OOP
4 13 (72.22%) jQuery
4 13 (72.22%) REST
5 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 12 (66.67%) SQL
5 12 (66.67%) Web Services
6 11 (61.11%) MVC
7 8 (44.44%) Disruptive Innovation
8 5 (27.78%) SaaS
8 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
8 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
8 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
11 2 (11.11%) HTML5
11 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
11 2 (11.11%) RESTful
11 2 (11.11%) CSS3
11 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
11 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Junior
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Junior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Junior C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) jQuery
2 13 (72.22%) REST
3 12 (66.67%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.11%) CGI
6 2 (11.11%) CSS3
6 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
6 2 (11.11%) NHibernate
6 2 (11.11%) RESTful
6 2 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) OO
2 15 (83.33%) OOP
3 11 (61.11%) MVC
4 8 (44.44%) Disruptive Innovation
5 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
7 2 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft