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

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 235 254
Rank change year-on-year +43 +19  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 41 29 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.79% 0.45% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.06% 1.09% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 58
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £69,750 £72,500
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 the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1988 2650 3591
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 38.45% 41.46% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 2390 3133
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

LINQ
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for LINQ in the City of London

LINQ
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 54 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (96.30%) .NET
3 44 (81.48%) JavaScript
4 43 (79.63%) SQL Server
5 42 (77.78%) SQL
6 39 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (70.37%) MVC
7 38 (70.37%) AngularJS
8 37 (68.52%) TDD
8 37 (68.52%) WPF
9 36 (66.67%) TeamCity
9 36 (66.67%) ASP.NET
10 34 (62.96%) CSS
10 34 (62.96%) Entity Framework
10 34 (62.96%) .NET Framework
11 32 (59.26%) jQuery
11 32 (59.26%) Multithreading
11 32 (59.26%) HTML
12 30 (55.56%) WCF
12 30 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (53.70%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (51.85%) T-SQL
15 27 (50.00%) Scrum
15 27 (50.00%) HTML5
15 27 (50.00%) PowerShell
15 27 (50.00%) Kendo UI
16 25 (46.30%) MVVM
16 25 (46.30%) NHibernate
17 24 (44.44%) NUnit
18 23 (42.59%) CSS3

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (14.81%) IIS
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) RMDS
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Intranet
2 1 (1.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (79.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) Big Data
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 24 (44.44%) NUnit
3 23 (42.59%) Jasmine
4 22 (40.74%) Octopus Deploy
4 22 (40.74%) Rhino Mocks
4 22 (40.74%) Selenium
4 22 (40.74%) SpecFlow
5 8 (14.81%) Visual Studio
6 5 (9.26%) Jenkins
7 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (5.56%) CodeRush
8 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
8 3 (5.56%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.85%) gulp
9 1 (1.85%) JIRA
9 1 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.85%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.85%) Protractor
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Front Office
3 5 (9.26%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (100.00%) Developer
2 46 (85.19%) .NET Developer
3 27 (50.00%) Lead Developer
4 26 (48.15%) Applications Developer
4 26 (48.15%) Lead .NET Developer
5 25 (46.30%) .NET Applications Developer
6 21 (38.89%) C# Developer
7 16 (29.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (12.96%) SQL Developer
9 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (9.26%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
10 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (9.26%) Technical Developer
10 5 (9.26%) Technical Leader
11 4 (7.41%) Angular Developer
11 4 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
12 3 (5.56%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (96.30%) .NET
2 38 (70.37%) AngularJS
3 37 (68.52%) WPF
4 36 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 34 (62.96%) .NET Framework
5 34 (62.96%) CSS
5 34 (62.96%) Entity Framework
6 32 (59.26%) HTML
6 32 (59.26%) jQuery
7 30 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (55.56%) WCF
8 27 (50.00%) HTML5
8 27 (50.00%) Kendo UI
9 25 (46.30%) NHibernate
10 23 (42.59%) CSS3
11 22 (40.74%) Caliburn.Micro
12 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (16.67%) Web Services
13 8 (14.81%) Angular 2
14 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (42.59%) User Experience
2 5 (9.26%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (9.26%) Xbox
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) Equities
4 1 (1.85%) Fintech
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (70.37%) MVC
3 37 (68.52%) TDD
4 32 (59.26%) Multithreading
5 29 (53.70%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (50.00%) Scrum
7 25 (46.30%) MVVM
8 22 (40.74%) BDD
8 22 (40.74%) Pair Programming
8 22 (40.74%) SDLC
8 22 (40.74%) SOLID
9 7 (12.96%) Web Development
10 6 (11.11%) SOA
11 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (9.26%) ETL
11 5 (9.26%) Migration
11 5 (9.26%) Multithreaded Programming
11 5 (9.26%) Open Source
12 4 (7.41%) OO
13 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (81.48%) JavaScript
3 42 (77.78%) SQL
4 28 (51.85%) T-SQL
5 27 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (18.52%) TypeScript
7 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.85%) Java
9 1 (1.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.85%) MCSA
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle
3 6 (11.11%) Telerik
4 3 (5.56%) Sybase
4 3 (5.56%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.85%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.85%) Xamarin
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