The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 36 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 11 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.26% 10.26% 6.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.18% 22.16% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 39 16
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
LINQ
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 176 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 26.36% 46.32% 44.62%
Number of salaries quoted 65 174 109
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

LINQ
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Bedford

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Bedford

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ.

1 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 24 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 24 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 24 (100.00%) MVC
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 24 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 24 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 23 (95.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (79.17%) jQuery
3 19 (79.17%) CSS
3 19 (79.17%) HTML
3 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
4 16 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 16 (66.67%) Scrum
4 16 (66.67%) Silverlight
4 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (45.83%) Ajax
6 10 (41.67%) Performance Management
6 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
6 10 (41.67%) Coaching
7 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
8 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
8 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (33.33%) CMS

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) CMS
2 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (95.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (25.00%) Moq
4 2 (8.33%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
1 14 (58.33%) .NET Developer
1 14 (58.33%) C# Developer
1 14 (58.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 14 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Development Manager
4 8 (33.33%) Senior Manager
4 8 (33.33%) Senior Development Manager
5 6 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 24 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 24 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 19 (79.17%) jQuery
2 19 (79.17%) HTML
2 19 (79.17%) CSS
3 16 (66.67%) Silverlight
4 11 (45.83%) Ajax
5 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 8 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
6 8 (33.33%) Web Services
6 8 (33.33%) WCF
6 8 (33.33%) WPF
7 6 (25.00%) WinForms
7 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) MVC
2 16 (66.67%) Scrum
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Performance Management
3 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
3 10 (41.67%) Coaching
4 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 8 (33.33%) OOD
5 6 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (79.17%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
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