Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 139 139
Rank change year-on-year -61 0 +20
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 19 41 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.45% 1.19% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% 2.79% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 52
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £58,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.41% +18.97% -2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £47,500 £32,625
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £58,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -7.22%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1741 1472 1564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 41.35% 42.83% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1418 1263 1439
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,800
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Cambridgeshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Cambridgeshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Cambridgeshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -40 16 £45,000 -21.74% 2
Peterborough -2 1 £30,000 -33.33%
LINQ
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 15 (78.95%) OOP
3 15 (78.95%) OO
4 14 (73.68%) jQuery
5 13 (68.42%) REST
5 13 (68.42%) Web Services
5 13 (68.42%) SQL
6 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
6 11 (57.89%) MVC
7 7 (36.84%) Disruptive Innovation
8 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
9 5 (26.32%) Degree
9 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
9 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
9 5 (26.32%) SaaS
10 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (21.05%) HTML5
10 4 (21.05%) WCF
10 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
11 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
11 3 (15.79%) CSS3
11 3 (15.79%) TDD
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (26.32%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Junior
3 5 (26.32%) C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Junior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Applications Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 14 (73.68%) jQuery
3 13 (68.42%) REST
3 13 (68.42%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (21.05%) HTML5
5 4 (21.05%) WCF
6 3 (15.79%) CSS3
6 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
7 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (10.53%) CGI
7 2 (10.53%) NHibernate
7 2 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (10.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) OO
1 15 (78.95%) OOP
2 11 (57.89%) MVC
3 7 (36.84%) Disruptive Innovation
4 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.26%) Code Coverage
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.26%) DevOps
8 1 (5.26%) High Availability
8 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
8 1 (5.26%) SDLC
8 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.26%) User Stories
8 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft