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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 81 102 81
Rank change year-on-year +21 -21  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.11% 0.46% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 1.09% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 8
Median salary £60,000 £30,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -23.07%  
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 Glasgow with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 402 548 533
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 43.41% 42.25% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 232 324 342
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

LINQ
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Glasgow

LINQ
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) WF
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Chief Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Chief Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft