Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 134 153
Rank change year-on-year -18 +19 -13
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.11% 0.086% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.26% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Edinburgh median annual salary £30,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.58% +10.71% -14.11%
Scotland median annual salary £32,500 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -16.13% +10.71% -12.50%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 977 780 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.17% 33.45% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 630 551 647
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) API Development
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

LINQ
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Development
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle