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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 37 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 15 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.51% 8.92% 3.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.40% 19.58% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 10
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
121 143 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 44.49% 45.54% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 113 137 96
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 4 September 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Bedford

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 29 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 29 (100.00%) MVC
1 29 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 29 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 29 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 25 (86.21%) jQuery
3 22 (75.86%) Visual Studio
4 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (65.52%) TDD
5 19 (65.52%) HTML
5 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
5 19 (65.52%) CSS
6 18 (62.07%) WPF
6 18 (62.07%) Ajax
6 18 (62.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (55.17%) Scrum
7 16 (55.17%) MS Excel
7 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
8 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (48.28%) Silverlight
10 13 (44.83%) WCF
10 13 (44.83%) OOD
10 13 (44.83%) OO
10 13 (44.83%) N-Tier
10 13 (44.83%) AngularJS
11 12 (41.38%) Moq
11 12 (41.38%) SharePoint

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (41.38%) SharePoint
2 7 (24.14%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (55.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (62.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (75.86%) Visual Studio
2 12 (41.38%) Moq
3 11 (37.93%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
5 6 (20.69%) Bitbucket
5 6 (20.69%) JIRA
5 6 (20.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (3.45%) Selenium
7 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 6 (20.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
1 25 (86.21%) .NET Developer
1 25 (86.21%) C# Developer
1 25 (86.21%) C# .NET Developer
2 19 (65.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (37.93%) Senior C# Developer
4 11 (37.93%) Senior .NET Developer
4 11 (37.93%) Senior Developer
5 9 (31.03%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Development Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Development Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 29 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 29 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 25 (86.21%) jQuery
3 19 (65.52%) HTML
3 19 (65.52%) CSS
4 18 (62.07%) Ajax
4 18 (62.07%) WPF
5 14 (48.28%) Silverlight
6 13 (44.83%) WCF
6 13 (44.83%) AngularJS
7 12 (41.38%) ADO.NET
7 12 (41.38%) Web Services
7 12 (41.38%) WinForms
8 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (31.03%) HTML5
10 7 (24.14%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) MVC
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (65.52%) TDD
4 16 (55.17%) Scrum
5 13 (44.83%) OO
5 13 (44.83%) OOD
6 12 (41.38%) Multithreading
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Coaching
8 1 (3.45%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (3.45%) Physical Data Model
8 1 (3.45%) Product Management
8 1 (3.45%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.45%) SOA
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago