Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 139 99
Rank change year-on-year -27 -40 +45
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 11 25 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.36% 0.98% 2.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 2.26% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 56
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £39,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £58,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -3.85% +9.47%

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 1,280 1,105 1,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.84% 43.37% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 897 905 1,125
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% -

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
3 9 (81.82%) REST
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) OOP
3 9 (81.82%) OO
4 8 (72.73%) Disruptive Innovation
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (9.09%) MVVM
6 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (9.09%) Fintech
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
6 1 (9.09%) JSON
6 1 (9.09%) WPF
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Games

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 10 (90.91%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) jQuery
3 9 (81.82%) REST
3 9 (81.82%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) CGI
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) LDAP
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
5 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) OO
2 9 (81.82%) OOP
3 8 (72.73%) Disruptive Innovation
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft