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

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 48 95
Rank change year-on-year -37 +47  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 36 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.78% 4.35% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.87% 8.78% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 32 20
Median salary £47,500 £43,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.19% -11.22%  
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 374 410 476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 41.93% 49.52% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 329 353 423
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

LINQ
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) WCF
2 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET
3 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
4 25 (73.53%) MVC
4 25 (73.53%) Web Services
5 24 (70.59%) XML
5 24 (70.59%) XSLT
5 24 (70.59%) CSS
5 24 (70.59%) HTML
5 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
5 24 (70.59%) Web Design
5 24 (70.59%) jQuery
5 24 (70.59%) HTML5
5 24 (70.59%) Responsive Web Design
6 22 (64.71%) .NET Framework
7 21 (61.76%) TDD
7 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (52.94%) Web Development
8 18 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (50.00%) Visual Studio
10 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
10 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (38.24%) Entity Framework
11 13 (38.24%) VB.NET
12 12 (35.29%) SQL
12 12 (35.29%) SOAP
12 12 (35.29%) Windows
12 12 (35.29%) CSS3

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (26.47%) NUnit
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 27 (79.41%) C# Developer
3 12 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 12 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Senior C# Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Senior Developer
5 7 (20.59%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Angular Developer
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) WCF
2 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET
3 25 (73.53%) Web Services
4 24 (70.59%) CSS
4 24 (70.59%) HTML
4 24 (70.59%) HTML5
4 24 (70.59%) jQuery
4 24 (70.59%) XML
4 24 (70.59%) XSLT
5 22 (64.71%) .NET Framework
6 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (38.24%) Entity Framework
9 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
9 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (35.29%) CSS3
9 12 (35.29%) SOAP
10 10 (29.41%) WinForms
11 9 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) User Experience
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.76%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) MVC
2 24 (70.59%) Responsive Web Design
2 24 (70.59%) Web Design
3 21 (61.76%) TDD
4 18 (52.94%) Web Development
5 12 (35.29%) Cross-Browser Development
5 12 (35.29%) Mobile First
6 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (26.47%) SOA
8 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
9 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
12 2 (5.88%) BDD
12 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
12 2 (5.88%) OO
12 2 (5.88%) Scrum
12 2 (5.88%) SDLC
12 2 (5.88%) UML
12 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 13 (38.24%) VB.NET
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) HND
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Microsoft