The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 70 69 79
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 26 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.39% 2.84% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.95% 8.42% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 16
Average salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £52,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
LINQ
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
374 392 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.44% 33.79% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 347 357 316
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford 0 19 £47,500 - 2
Luton +10 7 £45,000 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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%) ASP.NET
1 35 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 35 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 34 (97.14%) MVC
3 32 (91.43%) SQL Server
4 31 (88.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (80.00%) Visual Studio
5 28 (80.00%) jQuery
6 25 (71.43%) HTML
6 25 (71.43%) JavaScript
6 25 (71.43%) CSS
7 24 (68.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
9 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (48.57%) MS Excel
11 16 (45.71%) Scrum
11 16 (45.71%) Ajax
11 16 (45.71%) Silverlight
12 14 (40.00%) WCF
12 14 (40.00%) WPF
12 14 (40.00%) N-Tier
12 14 (40.00%) OO
13 13 (37.14%) TDD
13 13 (37.14%) AngularJS
14 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (31.43%) Multithreading
14 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (31.43%) Windows

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 11 (31.43%) SharePoint
1 11 (31.43%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (48.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (91.43%) SQL Server
2 24 (68.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (28.57%) Moq
4 9 (25.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (8.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (8.57%) Bitbucket
6 3 (8.57%) JIRA
6 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
7 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Developer
2 27 (77.14%) .NET Developer
2 27 (77.14%) C# Developer
2 27 (77.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 24 (68.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (28.57%) Senior Developer
6 9 (25.71%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (25.71%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (17.14%) Development Manager
8 6 (17.14%) Senior Manager
8 6 (17.14%) Senior Development Manager
9 2 (5.71%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
9 2 (5.71%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (2.86%) .NET Technical Architect
10 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
10 1 (2.86%) .NET Architect
10 1 (2.86%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
1 35 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 35 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 31 (88.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 28 (80.00%) jQuery
4 25 (71.43%) HTML
4 25 (71.43%) CSS
5 16 (45.71%) Silverlight
5 16 (45.71%) Ajax
6 14 (40.00%) WCF
6 14 (40.00%) WPF
7 13 (37.14%) AngularJS
8 11 (31.43%) WinForms
8 11 (31.43%) ADO.NET
9 10 (28.57%) Web Services
10 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (22.86%) Razor View Engine
12 7 (20.00%) HTML5
13 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) MVC
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Scrum
4 14 (40.00%) OO
5 13 (37.14%) TDD
6 11 (31.43%) Multithreading
7 10 (28.57%) OOD
8 6 (17.14%) Performance Management
8 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
8 6 (17.14%) Coaching
9 1 (2.86%) Memory Management
9 1 (2.86%) Low Latency
9 1 (2.86%) System Testing
9 1 (2.86%) SOA
9 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.86%) Web Development
9 1 (2.86%) Use Case
9 1 (2.86%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) MOM
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
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