Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 78 75
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 +19
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 9 2 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.29% 0.25% 2.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 0.83% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 39
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £40,250 £34,500
90th Percentile £49,500 £62,750 £60,000
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.59% -9.00% +17.65%

LINQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 345 241 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 49.57% 29.98% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 324 203 340
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £32,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £67,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) Entity Framework
2 8 (88.89%) LINQ to SQL
3 7 (77.78%) Web Development
3 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) Domain Models
6 2 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) jQuery
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (11.11%) SMS
7 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) Entity Framework
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) LINQ to SQL
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Domain Models
3 3 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree