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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 37 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 41 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.49% 9.01% 5.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.61% 22.91% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 37 15
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,900 £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
92 179 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 32.74% 39.34% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 79 166 100
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £56,000
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 30 March 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Bedford

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 36 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 36 (100.00%) MVC
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 36 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 35 (97.22%) .NET Framework
2 35 (97.22%) Entity Framework
3 34 (94.44%) Visual Studio
4 30 (83.33%) Scrum
4 30 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (80.56%) MS Excel
6 28 (77.78%) Silverlight
7 23 (63.89%) jQuery
7 23 (63.89%) HTML
7 23 (63.89%) JavaScript
8 22 (61.11%) CSS
9 20 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (50.00%) OOD
10 18 (50.00%) TDD
11 17 (47.22%) WCF
11 17 (47.22%) WPF
11 17 (47.22%) N-Tier
12 16 (44.44%) Web Services
12 16 (44.44%) SQL Server 2000
12 16 (44.44%) Performance Management
12 16 (44.44%) Ajax
12 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (80.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 36 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (44.44%) SQL Server 2000
3 13 (36.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (94.44%) Visual Studio
2 20 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (36.11%) Moq
4 12 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (11.11%) NUnit
6 2 (5.56%) Subversion
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
1 20 (55.56%) .NET Developer
2 19 (52.78%) C# Developer
2 19 (52.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (52.78%) C# .NET Developer
3 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (44.44%) Development Manager
5 12 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 12 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 12 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (27.78%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (25.00%) Senior Manager
7 9 (25.00%) Senior Development Manager
8 6 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
9 5 (13.89%) .NET Development Manager
10 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
10 3 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (5.56%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
1 36 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 35 (97.22%) Entity Framework
2 35 (97.22%) .NET Framework
3 28 (77.78%) Silverlight
4 23 (63.89%) jQuery
4 23 (63.89%) HTML
5 22 (61.11%) CSS
6 17 (47.22%) WCF
6 17 (47.22%) WPF
7 16 (44.44%) Web Services
7 16 (44.44%) Ajax
7 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 13 (36.11%) WinForms
9 12 (33.33%) ADO.NET
9 12 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 6 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) MVC
2 30 (83.33%) Scrum
2 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) TDD
3 18 (50.00%) OOD
4 16 (44.44%) Performance Management
4 16 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 16 (44.44%) Coaching
5 14 (38.89%) OO
6 13 (36.11%) Multithreading
7 7 (19.44%) Matrix Management
7 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.78%) Refactoring
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (63.89%) JavaScript
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 14 (38.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 30 (83.33%) Microsoft
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