The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Berkshire > Slough
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 53 50
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 5 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.40% 1.17% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.91% 4.76% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 40
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £48,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.82% -18.75%  
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £53,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year -20.93% -2.27%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 172 126 197
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 48.31% 24.66% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 705 461 802
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -25.00%  
10th Percentile £29,750 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Slough

LINQ
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Slough

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in Slough over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 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 Slough region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) WinForms
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) SOLID

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) WinForms
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) React
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) SOLID
5 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (16.67%) MVVM
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
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