The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for LINQPad skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LINQPad over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LINQPad
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 870 925 973
Rank change year-on-year +55 +48  
Permanent jobs citing LINQPad 4 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.021% 0.046% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 11
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £43,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary - £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +15.00%  

LINQPad is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18718 17536 18604
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.93% 18.06% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15451 15210 15614
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

LINQPad
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing LINQPad as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for LINQPad in the UK

LINQPad
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for LINQPad in the UK

LINQPad
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQPad over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQPad in the UK

LINQPad
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQPad within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
England +34 4 £47,500 -17.39%
London +26 4 £47,500 -
City of London - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing LINQPad also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for LINQPad.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
2 11 (78.57%) Lucene
2 11 (78.57%) NHibernate
2 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) T-SQL
2 11 (78.57%) Visual Studio
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) ReSharper
2 11 (78.57%) Open Source
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (78.57%) Castle Windsor
2 11 (78.57%) Redis
2 11 (78.57%) HTML5
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 11 (78.57%) Dapper ORM
2 11 (78.57%) Lucene.Net
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) TeamCity
5 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (50.00%) BDD

LINQPad
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) Redis
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) ReSharper
1 11 (78.57%) Visual Studio
2 8 (57.14%) TeamCity
3 7 (50.00%) dotTrace
3 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (21.43%) NUnit
General
1 7 (50.00%) Games
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C++ Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C++/C# Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 11 (78.57%) Castle Windsor
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) Dapper ORM
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) HTML5
2 11 (78.57%) Lucene
2 11 (78.57%) Lucene.Net
2 11 (78.57%) NHibernate
3 7 (50.00%) jQuery
3 7 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 3 (21.43%) LINQ
5 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
2 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 11 (78.57%) Open Source
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) BDD
4 7 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (28.57%) Presales
5 4 (28.57%) Web Development
6 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 3 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (21.43%) Line Management
6 3 (21.43%) Microservices
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) T-SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Xamarin