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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
England / London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 313 356 352
Rank change year-on-year +43 -4  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 313 340 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.92% 0.80% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.27% 2.00% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 304 317 312
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 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 13773 16999 16702
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.50% 40.21% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11757 14901 14177
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 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
City of London +18 21 £62,500 +8.69% 6
Mayfair - 3 £52,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £68,750 -
Harrow +9 1 £45,000 -14.28%
LINQ
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 580 (97.97%) .NET
2 558 (94.26%) C#
3 521 (88.01%) SQL Server
4 404 (68.24%) ASP.NET
5 402 (67.91%) MVC
6 387 (65.37%) Agile Software Development
7 347 (58.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 320 (54.05%) WCF
9 317 (53.55%) JavaScript
10 296 (50.00%) WPF
11 280 (47.30%) TDD
12 277 (46.79%) SQL
13 271 (45.78%) HTML
14 267 (45.10%) NHibernate
15 262 (44.26%) Scrum
16 234 (39.53%) CSS
17 229 (38.68%) .NET Framework
17 229 (38.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 210 (35.47%) NUnit
19 194 (32.77%) Microsoft
20 193 (32.60%) HTML5
21 191 (32.26%) SQL Server 2014
22 190 (32.09%) Rhino Mocks
23 182 (30.74%) Web Application Development
24 162 (27.36%) Entity Framework
25 150 (25.34%) T-SQL
26 146 (24.66%) Ajax
27 144 (24.32%) Finance
28 143 (24.16%) ASP.NET Web API
29 137 (23.14%) Silverlight

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 52 (8.78%) IIS
2 35 (5.91%) SharePoint
3 34 (5.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 30 (5.07%) SharePoint 2013
5 29 (4.90%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (2.03%) CMS
7 11 (1.86%) Sitecore CMS
8 10 (1.69%) Confluence
9 9 (1.52%) Umbraco
10 6 (1.01%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.17%) Apache
11 1 (0.17%) Community Server
11 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.17%) nginx
11 1 (0.17%) SAP Portal
11 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.17%) Telligent Community
Applications
1 12 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.52%) HipChat
2 9 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.18%) InDesign
3 7 (1.18%) MicroStation
4 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 45 (7.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.84%) RMDS
4 1 (0.17%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 71 (11.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.69%) SaaS
4 7 (1.18%) Office 365
5 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.39%) Internet
2 25 (4.22%) Broadband
3 4 (0.68%) Firewall
3 4 (0.68%) Intranet
4 3 (0.51%) SMTP
5 2 (0.34%) FTP
5 2 (0.34%) HTTP
6 1 (0.17%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.17%) DHCP
6 1 (0.17%) DNS
6 1 (0.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 521 (88.01%) SQL Server
2 191 (32.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 63 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (5.74%) MySQL
5 26 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (3.72%) Relational Database
7 21 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (2.87%) Redis
10 13 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (1.86%) Azure SQL Database
12 10 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (0.68%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.51%) Endeca
16 3 (0.51%) MongoDB
17 2 (0.34%) NoSQL
17 2 (0.34%) QlikView
17 2 (0.34%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 210 (35.47%) NUnit
2 190 (32.09%) Rhino Mocks
3 130 (21.96%) Subversion
4 78 (13.18%) Moq
5 76 (12.84%) Git (software)
6 57 (9.63%) Visual Studio
7 44 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 40 (6.76%) TeamCity
9 27 (4.56%) webpack
10 26 (4.39%) Selenium
11 21 (3.55%) gulp
12 16 (2.70%) JIRA
13 14 (2.36%) Jasmine
13 14 (2.36%) SpecFlow
14 13 (2.20%) ReSharper
15 11 (1.86%) Bitbucket
15 11 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
16 9 (1.52%) Mercurial
16 9 (1.52%) NSubstitute
17 8 (1.35%) dotTrace
General
1 144 (24.32%) Finance
2 96 (16.22%) Games
3 68 (11.49%) Banking
4 38 (6.42%) Telecoms
5 27 (4.56%) Marketing
6 26 (4.39%) Music Industry
7 22 (3.72%) Front Office
8 19 (3.21%) Retail
9 9 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.35%) Electronics
11 6 (1.01%) Advertising
12 4 (0.68%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.34%) Back Office
13 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Automotive
14 1 (0.17%) French Language
14 1 (0.17%) German Language
14 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 546 (92.23%) Developer
2 317 (53.55%) C# Developer
3 308 (52.03%) .NET Developer
4 178 (30.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 111 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 102 (17.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 98 (16.55%) Senior Developer
8 65 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 61 (10.30%) Agile .NET Developer
9 61 (10.30%) Agile Developer
10 52 (8.78%) Games Developer
11 48 (8.11%) Senior C# Developer
12 43 (7.26%) WPF Developer
13 42 (7.09%) Junior
14 41 (6.93%) C# WPF Developer
14 41 (6.93%) Software Developer
15 39 (6.59%) CRM Developer
16 37 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
16 37 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
17 35 (5.91%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 580 (97.97%) .NET
2 404 (68.24%) ASP.NET
3 347 (58.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 320 (54.05%) WCF
5 296 (50.00%) WPF
6 271 (45.78%) HTML
7 267 (45.10%) NHibernate
8 234 (39.53%) CSS
9 229 (38.68%) .NET Framework
9 229 (38.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 193 (32.60%) HTML5
11 162 (27.36%) Entity Framework
12 146 (24.66%) Ajax
13 143 (24.16%) ASP.NET Web API
14 137 (23.14%) Silverlight
15 126 (21.28%) XML
16 119 (20.10%) jQuery
17 114 (19.26%) Castle Windsor
18 103 (17.40%) MonoRail
19 100 (16.89%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.14%) Computer Science
2 51 (8.61%) Greenfield Project
3 44 (7.43%) Hedge funds
4 38 (6.42%) Client/Server
5 35 (5.91%) N-Tier
6 26 (4.39%) Digital TV
6 26 (4.39%) Social Network
7 18 (3.04%) Fintech
8 17 (2.87%) Blog
9 14 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (2.20%) Xbox
11 12 (2.03%) User Experience
12 9 (1.52%) Wiki
13 8 (1.35%) Online Games
14 7 (1.18%) iPad
14 7 (1.18%) iPhone
14 7 (1.18%) Mobile App
15 3 (0.51%) e-Learning
15 3 (0.51%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 106 (17.91%) Windows
2 8 (1.35%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.17%) Android
4 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (67.91%) MVC
2 387 (65.37%) Agile Software Development
3 280 (47.30%) TDD
4 262 (44.26%) Scrum
5 182 (30.74%) Web Application Development
6 119 (20.10%) BDD
7 79 (13.34%) E-Commerce
8 78 (13.18%) Kanban
9 74 (12.50%) SOA
10 73 (12.33%) Unit Testing
11 60 (10.14%) OO
12 59 (9.97%) Web Development
13 56 (9.46%) Multithreading
14 54 (9.12%) CRM
15 53 (8.95%) Continuous Integration
16 51 (8.61%) Line Management
17 45 (7.60%) MVVM
17 45 (7.60%) Software Engineering
18 44 (7.43%) SDLC
19 35 (5.91%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 558 (94.26%) C#
2 317 (53.55%) JavaScript
3 277 (46.79%) SQL
4 150 (25.34%) T-SQL
5 91 (15.37%) VB.NET
6 53 (8.95%) VB
7 47 (7.94%) C++
8 26 (4.39%) TypeScript
9 17 (2.87%) C
10 16 (2.70%) XAML
11 14 (2.36%) Java
11 14 (2.36%) Python
12 13 (2.20%) PowerShell
13 12 (2.03%) VBA
14 2 (0.34%) VBScript
15 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.17%) ES6
15 1 (0.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 69 (11.66%) Degree
2 36 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (4.39%) MCAD
3 26 (4.39%) MCP
3 26 (4.39%) MCSD
3 26 (4.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.18%) QA
2 5 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.68%) XenApp
2 4 (0.68%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.17%) Firmware
3 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.17%) vCloud
3 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.84%) MOM
1 5 (0.84%) SCCM
2 3 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 194 (32.77%) Microsoft
2 41 (6.93%) Oracle
3 14 (2.36%) Sitecore
4 9 (1.52%) SAP
5 8 (1.35%) DevExpress
5 8 (1.35%) Telerik
6 7 (1.18%) Adobe
6 7 (1.18%) Sybase
7 6 (1.01%) Tableau
8 5 (0.84%) Cisco
8 5 (0.84%) Infragistics
8 5 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.84%) TIBCO
8 5 (0.84%) Twitter
8 5 (0.84%) VMware
9 4 (0.68%) Bloomberg
9 4 (0.68%) Citrix
9 4 (0.68%) Reuters
9 4 (0.68%) Triple Point
9 4 (0.68%) Wyse
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45 - 60k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £150000 - £200000 per annum + 100% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Salt
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £70K + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + private healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Corriculo
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
HCA Hospitals
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent bens incl. private health
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 12 days ago