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

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 95 79
Rank change year-on-year -6 -16  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 2 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.21% 0.41% 2.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 1.18% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 22
Median salary £33,750 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £31,050 £45,000
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 425 340 391
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 45.12% 34.98% 37.13%
Number of salaries quoted 366 244 330
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Gloucestershire

LINQ
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cirencester -26 1 £30,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £37,500 -
LINQ
South West

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

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Telerik
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Telerik
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin