The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 60 40
Rank change year-on-year +8 -20  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.97% 1.17% 3.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.23% 3.32% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 20
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -14.47%  
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 Swindon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 179 211 195
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 43.24% 35.28% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 145 196 180
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,550 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

LINQ
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Swindon

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 Swindon region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL