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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 224 272
Rank change year-on-year +11 +48  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 15 39 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.29% 0.54% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 1.41% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 47
Median salary £62,500 £58,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +17.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £52,750 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,750 £68,250 £75,000
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 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 1963 2764 3398
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.93% 38.39% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1781 2442 2954
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 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 City of London region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (96.97%) .NET
3 26 (78.79%) ASP.NET
4 25 (75.76%) SQL
4 25 (75.76%) JavaScript
5 24 (72.73%) CSS
6 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
6 23 (69.70%) MVC
7 22 (66.67%) HTML
8 21 (63.64%) AngularJS
9 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (51.52%) WPF
12 16 (48.48%) TDD
13 15 (45.45%) .NET Framework
13 15 (45.45%) HTML5
13 15 (45.45%) Entity Framework
14 14 (42.42%) WCF
14 14 (42.42%) jQuery
15 13 (39.39%) Multithreading
15 13 (39.39%) CSS3
15 13 (39.39%) T-SQL
15 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (36.36%) TeamCity
17 11 (33.33%) Scrum
18 10 (30.30%) Oracle
18 10 (30.30%) SOA
19 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
19 9 (27.27%) Ajax
19 9 (27.27%) Web Development

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 6 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (12.12%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 2 (6.06%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) TeamCity
2 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
3 6 (18.18%) NUnit
3 6 (18.18%) Selenium
3 6 (18.18%) SpecFlow
4 5 (15.15%) Jasmine
5 4 (12.12%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (12.12%) Plastic SCM
5 4 (12.12%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
6 3 (9.09%) CodeRush
6 3 (9.09%) ReSharper
7 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.03%) gulp
8 1 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (3.03%) Protractor
8 1 (3.03%) Subversion
8 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Front Office
3 4 (12.12%) Advertising
4 3 (9.09%) Marketing
4 3 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 25 (75.76%) .NET Developer
3 19 (57.58%) C# Developer
4 15 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (21.21%) .NET Applications Developer
5 7 (21.21%) Applications Developer
5 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
6 6 (18.18%) SQL Developer
7 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Front Office Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Lead .NET Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Lead Developer
8 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 26 (78.79%) ASP.NET
3 24 (72.73%) CSS
4 22 (66.67%) HTML
5 21 (63.64%) AngularJS
6 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (51.52%) WPF
8 15 (45.45%) .NET Framework
8 15 (45.45%) Entity Framework
8 15 (45.45%) HTML5
9 14 (42.42%) jQuery
9 14 (42.42%) WCF
10 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (39.39%) CSS3
11 9 (27.27%) Ajax
11 9 (27.27%) Angular 2
12 8 (24.24%) Kendo UI
12 8 (24.24%) Web Services
13 7 (21.21%) JSON
14 6 (18.18%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) Hedge funds
3 4 (12.12%) User Experience
4 2 (6.06%) iPad
5 1 (3.03%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) MVC
2 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (48.48%) TDD
4 13 (39.39%) Multithreading
5 11 (33.33%) Scrum
6 10 (30.30%) SOA
7 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (27.27%) Web Development
8 8 (24.24%) MVVM
9 6 (18.18%) BDD
9 6 (18.18%) OO
10 5 (15.15%) SDLC
10 5 (15.15%) SOLID
11 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
11 4 (12.12%) High-Frequency Trading
11 4 (12.12%) Migration
11 4 (12.12%) Pair Programming
12 3 (9.09%) DevOps
12 3 (9.09%) Low Latency
13 2 (6.06%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (75.76%) JavaScript
2 25 (75.76%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) T-SQL
4 9 (27.27%) TypeScript
5 5 (15.15%) XAML
6 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
6 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Sybase
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.12%) Telerik
5 3 (9.09%) TIBCO
6 2 (6.06%) Sitecore
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