Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
England > London
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 367 370 364
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 -53
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 626 672 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.85% 0.81% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.14% 2.02% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 603 638 724
London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,850 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 29262 33283 33733
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 39.81% 40.27% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24097 29279 28842
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in London

LINQ
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for LINQ in London

LINQ
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in London over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in London

LINQ
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the London region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +77 88 £62,500 +8.70% 3
West London +17 42 £65,000 +23.81% 3
South London +9 11 £45,000 -2.70% 3
North London +8 8 £45,500 +7.06%
East London -5 2 £65,000 +8.33% 2
LINQ
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 London region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 609 (97.28%) .NET
2 595 (95.05%) C#
3 560 (89.46%) SQL Server
4 431 (68.85%) ASP.NET
5 423 (67.57%) MVC
6 401 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
7 362 (57.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 340 (54.31%) JavaScript
9 332 (53.04%) WCF
10 305 (48.72%) WPF
11 288 (46.01%) HTML
12 287 (45.85%) SQL
13 283 (45.21%) TDD
13 283 (45.21%) NHibernate
14 280 (44.73%) Scrum
15 263 (42.01%) .NET Framework
16 231 (36.90%) NUnit
17 229 (36.58%) CSS
18 218 (34.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 214 (34.19%) Entity Framework
20 207 (33.07%) HTML5
21 205 (32.75%) Rhino Mocks
22 191 (30.51%) SQL Server 2014
23 181 (28.91%) Microsoft
24 177 (28.27%) Web Application Development
25 169 (27.00%) T-SQL
26 161 (25.72%) ASP.NET Web API
27 158 (25.24%) Ajax
28 146 (23.32%) Finance
29 140 (22.36%) BDD

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 38 (6.07%) SharePoint
2 33 (5.27%) IIS
2 33 (5.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 30 (4.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 26 (4.15%) BizTalk Server
4 26 (4.15%) CMS
5 20 (3.19%) Umbraco
6 17 (2.72%) Sitecore CMS
7 16 (2.56%) Alfresco
8 9 (1.44%) Confluence
9 5 (0.80%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.32%) Apache
10 2 (0.32%) nginx
10 2 (0.32%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.16%) Community Server
11 1 (0.16%) SAP Portal
11 1 (0.16%) Telligent Community
Applications
1 11 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.44%) HipChat
3 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.16%) InDesign
4 1 (0.16%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 49 (7.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.32%) RMDS
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.16%) Scribe Insight
3 1 (0.16%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 68 (10.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.76%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.16%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.27%) Internet
2 26 (4.15%) Broadband
3 23 (3.67%) Intranet
4 6 (0.96%) Extranet
5 2 (0.32%) Firewall
5 2 (0.32%) FTP
5 2 (0.32%) SMTP
6 1 (0.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 560 (89.46%) SQL Server
2 191 (30.51%) SQL Server 2014
3 74 (11.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 31 (4.95%) MySQL
7 29 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (4.15%) Redis
10 19 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (2.72%) Relational Database
12 9 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.44%) MongoDB
12 9 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.64%) Big Data
14 4 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
15 2 (0.32%) QlikView
15 2 (0.32%) RDBMS
16 1 (0.16%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 231 (36.90%) NUnit
2 205 (32.75%) Rhino Mocks
3 110 (17.57%) Subversion
4 81 (12.94%) Moq
5 77 (12.30%) Visual Studio
6 68 (10.86%) TeamCity
7 52 (8.31%) Git (software)
8 48 (7.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 46 (7.35%) Selenium
10 34 (5.43%) Octopus Deploy
11 32 (5.11%) SpecFlow
12 31 (4.95%) Jasmine
13 29 (4.63%) webpack
14 21 (3.35%) gulp
15 12 (1.92%) Bitbucket
15 12 (1.92%) JIRA
16 10 (1.60%) MSBuild
16 10 (1.60%) NSubstitute
17 9 (1.44%) Jenkins
18 5 (0.80%) MSTest
General
1 146 (23.32%) Finance
2 100 (15.97%) Games
3 59 (9.42%) Banking
4 46 (7.35%) Telecoms
5 35 (5.59%) Retail
6 33 (5.27%) Marketing
7 29 (4.63%) Front Office
8 25 (3.99%) Music Industry
9 20 (3.19%) Electronics
9 20 (3.19%) Manufacturing
10 15 (2.40%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.32%) Advertising
11 2 (0.32%) Back Office
11 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.16%) French Language
12 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 583 (93.13%) Developer
2 349 (55.75%) C# Developer
3 346 (55.27%) .NET Developer
4 201 (32.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 123 (19.65%) Senior Developer
6 112 (17.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 104 (16.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 88 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 55 (8.79%) Senior C# Developer
10 53 (8.47%) Senior .NET Developer
11 51 (8.15%) Agile .NET Developer
11 51 (8.15%) Agile Developer
11 51 (8.15%) Games Developer
12 49 (7.83%) Lead Developer
13 43 (6.87%) Lead .NET Developer
14 41 (6.55%) C# WPF Developer
14 41 (6.55%) SQL Developer
14 41 (6.55%) WPF Developer
15 39 (6.23%) Microsoft Developer
15 39 (6.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 609 (97.28%) .NET
2 431 (68.85%) ASP.NET
3 362 (57.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 332 (53.04%) WCF
5 305 (48.72%) WPF
6 288 (46.01%) HTML
7 283 (45.21%) NHibernate
8 263 (42.01%) .NET Framework
9 229 (36.58%) CSS
10 218 (34.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 214 (34.19%) Entity Framework
12 207 (33.07%) HTML5
13 161 (25.72%) ASP.NET Web API
14 158 (25.24%) Ajax
15 130 (20.77%) Silverlight
16 129 (20.61%) XML
17 124 (19.81%) jQuery
18 116 (18.53%) AngularJS
19 108 (17.25%) Castle Windsor
20 103 (16.45%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 71 (11.34%) Computer Science
2 67 (10.70%) Greenfield Project
3 43 (6.87%) Client/Server
4 42 (6.71%) User Experience
5 37 (5.91%) N-Tier
6 34 (5.43%) Hedge funds
7 26 (4.15%) Social Network
8 25 (3.99%) Digital TV
9 23 (3.67%) Fintech
10 20 (3.19%) Blog
10 20 (3.19%) Online Games
11 13 (2.08%) Xbox
12 12 (1.92%) Equities
13 11 (1.76%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (1.76%) Fixed Income
13 11 (1.76%) Management Information System
14 9 (1.44%) Wiki
15 8 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (1.28%) Social Media
16 5 (0.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 100 (15.97%) Windows
2 3 (0.48%) Apple iOS
2 3 (0.48%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.32%) Android
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 423 (67.57%) MVC
2 401 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
3 283 (45.21%) TDD
4 280 (44.73%) Scrum
5 177 (28.27%) Web Application Development
6 140 (22.36%) BDD
7 91 (14.54%) E-Commerce
8 90 (14.38%) Multithreading
9 81 (12.94%) OO
9 81 (12.94%) Unit Testing
10 77 (12.30%) Web Development
11 76 (12.14%) Kanban
12 64 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
13 63 (10.06%) MVVM
14 62 (9.90%) SOA
15 60 (9.58%) CRM
16 59 (9.42%) SDLC
17 53 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
18 50 (7.99%) Software Engineering
18 50 (7.99%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 595 (95.05%) C#
2 340 (54.31%) JavaScript
3 287 (45.85%) SQL
4 169 (27.00%) T-SQL
5 84 (13.42%) VB.NET
6 50 (7.99%) VB
7 43 (6.87%) C++
8 35 (5.59%) PowerShell
9 25 (3.99%) XAML
10 22 (3.51%) TypeScript
11 17 (2.72%) C
12 16 (2.56%) Java
13 11 (1.76%) VBA
14 10 (1.60%) Python
15 9 (1.44%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.32%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.32%) ES6
17 1 (0.16%) Apple Swift
17 1 (0.16%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 61 (9.74%) Degree
2 33 (5.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (4.15%) MCAD
3 26 (4.15%) MCP
3 26 (4.15%) MCSD
3 26 (4.15%) MCTS
4 7 (1.12%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.40%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.32%) Ansible
2 2 (0.32%) MOM
Vendors
1 181 (28.91%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.27%) Oracle
3 21 (3.35%) SAP
4 18 (2.88%) Sitecore
5 11 (1.76%) Alias
5 11 (1.76%) Cadence
6 9 (1.44%) Telerik
7 6 (0.96%) Tableau
8 5 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.64%) Triple Point
10 3 (0.48%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.48%) OpenLink
10 3 (0.48%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.32%) Infragistics
11 2 (0.32%) Sybase
11 2 (0.32%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.16%) Adobe
12 1 (0.16%) Google
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + private health
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + good beneifts
Posted: Yesterday
Wembley, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Fluidone
Salary: Competitive depending on experience & qualifications
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Schroders
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago