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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 38 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 47 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.82% 9.48% 5.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.30% 22.60% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 45 15
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
86 208 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 30.28% 41.94% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 77 201 115
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 £34,000 £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 21 April 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Bedford

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 35 (100.00%) C#
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 35 (100.00%) MVC
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 34 (97.14%) .NET Framework
2 34 (97.14%) Entity Framework
3 33 (94.29%) Visual Studio
4 28 (80.00%) Scrum
4 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (77.14%) MS Excel
6 26 (74.29%) Silverlight
7 24 (68.57%) jQuery
7 24 (68.57%) HTML
7 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
8 23 (65.71%) CSS
9 18 (51.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (45.71%) Mentoring
10 16 (45.71%) Coaching
10 16 (45.71%) Performance Management
10 16 (45.71%) TDD
10 16 (45.71%) Ajax
10 16 (45.71%) OOD
10 16 (45.71%) SQL Server 2000
11 15 (42.86%) N-Tier
11 15 (42.86%) WCF
11 15 (42.86%) WPF

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (34.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (77.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 35 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (45.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (94.29%) Visual Studio
2 18 (51.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (31.43%) Moq
4 10 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (11.43%) NUnit
6 1 (2.86%) Subversion
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
1 19 (54.29%) .NET Developer
2 18 (51.43%) C# Developer
2 18 (51.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 18 (51.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (45.71%) Development Manager
3 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Senior Manager
4 10 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Senior Development Manager
5 8 (22.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) .NET Development Manager
6 4 (11.43%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (8.57%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 34 (97.14%) Entity Framework
2 34 (97.14%) .NET Framework
3 26 (74.29%) Silverlight
4 24 (68.57%) jQuery
4 24 (68.57%) HTML
5 23 (65.71%) CSS
6 16 (45.71%) Ajax
7 15 (42.86%) WCF
7 15 (42.86%) WPF
7 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 14 (40.00%) Web Services
9 12 (34.29%) AngularJS
10 11 (31.43%) WinForms
11 10 (28.57%) ADO.NET
12 7 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
13 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) MVC
2 28 (80.00%) Scrum
2 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) TDD
3 16 (45.71%) OOD
3 16 (45.71%) Performance Management
3 16 (45.71%) Mentoring
3 16 (45.71%) Coaching
4 12 (34.29%) OO
5 11 (31.43%) Multithreading
6 6 (17.14%) Matrix Management
6 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.86%) Refactoring
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
3 12 (34.29%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
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