The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 88 91 97
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.60% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 2.01% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 465 398 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 41.70% 29.75% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 297 284 333
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,700 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

LINQ
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Edinburgh

LINQ
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Spatial Data
4 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
4 2 (28.57%) GIS
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) MVVM
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) GIS
1 2 (28.57%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Xamarin
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