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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 28 27 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 18 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.45% 10.82% 5.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.78% 22.15% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 15
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £52,500 £49,000
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
91 149 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 32.62% 48.85% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 88 143 117
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 £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 29 June 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Bedford

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 June 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%) 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%) Visual Studio
3 21 (87.50%) jQuery
4 20 (83.33%) HTML
4 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 20 (83.33%) CSS
5 18 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (62.50%) Silverlight
7 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
7 15 (62.50%) Scrum
7 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
8 13 (54.17%) Ajax
9 12 (50.00%) AngularJS
10 10 (41.67%) WPF
10 10 (41.67%) TDD
11 9 (37.50%) MOM
11 9 (37.50%) WCF
11 9 (37.50%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (37.50%) Moq
11 9 (37.50%) Multithreading
11 9 (37.50%) SharePoint
11 9 (37.50%) N-Tier

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 9 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (95.83%) Visual Studio
2 9 (37.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (37.50%) Moq
3 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
1 18 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 18 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 18 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 17 (70.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 9 (37.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 9 (37.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (25.00%) Senior Development Manager
6 6 (25.00%) Development Manager
6 6 (25.00%) Senior Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) C# 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 21 (87.50%) jQuery
3 20 (83.33%) HTML
3 20 (83.33%) CSS
4 15 (62.50%) Silverlight
5 13 (54.17%) Ajax
6 12 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 10 (41.67%) WPF
8 9 (37.50%) WCF
8 9 (37.50%) ADO.NET
8 9 (37.50%) Web Services
8 9 (37.50%) WinForms
8 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) MVC
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (62.50%) Scrum
4 10 (41.67%) TDD
5 9 (37.50%) Multithreading
5 9 (37.50%) OO
5 9 (37.50%) OOD
6 6 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (25.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
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