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

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 89 99
Rank change year-on-year -16 +10  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.58% 1.82% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.37% 3.80% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 12
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £51,350 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
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 Cambridge with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 512 710 640
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 42.31% 47.84% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 399 598 540
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Cambridge

LINQ
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (91.67%) MVC
3 29 (80.56%) SQL
4 26 (72.22%) WCF
5 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (61.11%) HTML
6 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
6 22 (61.11%) CSS
6 22 (61.11%) REST
7 19 (52.78%) XML
7 19 (52.78%) jQuery
8 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET
9 16 (44.44%) Web Services
10 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (38.89%) Mobile Payment
11 14 (38.89%) Banking
11 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
12 12 (33.33%) XSLT
12 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
12 12 (33.33%) QA
12 12 (33.33%) Front End Development
12 12 (33.33%) HTML5
12 12 (33.33%) CSS3
12 12 (33.33%) Sass
12 12 (33.33%) LESS
12 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
12 12 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (30.56%) Mobile App

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 5 (13.89%) Drupal
1 5 (13.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) HTTP
2 4 (11.11%) NFC
2 4 (11.11%) SMPP
2 4 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MSTest
1 11 (30.56%) NUnit
2 5 (13.89%) Selenium
3 4 (11.11%) MSBuild
3 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (38.89%) Banking
2 9 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 12 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 7 (19.44%) .NET Developer
3 7 (19.44%) .NET Software Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Angular Developer
3 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 7 (19.44%) C# Developer
3 7 (19.44%) C# Software Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) C# WCF Developer
3 7 (19.44%) HTML CSS Developer
3 7 (19.44%) HTML Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) SQL Developer
3 7 (19.44%) WCF Developer
4 4 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (8.33%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (72.22%) WCF
3 22 (61.11%) CSS
3 22 (61.11%) HTML
3 22 (61.11%) REST
4 19 (52.78%) jQuery
4 19 (52.78%) XML
5 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 16 (44.44%) Web Services
7 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 12 (33.33%) CSS3
8 12 (33.33%) HTML5
8 12 (33.33%) LESS
8 12 (33.33%) Sass
8 12 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (33.33%) XSLT
9 9 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Mobile Payment
2 11 (30.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.33%) Fintech
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) MVC
2 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 11 (30.56%) Web Development
5 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 7 (19.44%) OO
6 7 (19.44%) OOP
6 7 (19.44%) Scrum
6 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Mobile First
7 5 (13.89%) TDD
8 4 (11.11%) Push Notifications
9 3 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
9 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
9 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.56%) Code Coverage
10 2 (5.56%) Pair Programming
10 2 (5.56%) SEO
10 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (80.56%) SQL
3 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.11%) XAML
6 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
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