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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 78 74 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 13 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.13% 3.35% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.58% 9.15% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 42 27
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
363 481 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.62% 36.66% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 287 457 309
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £56,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -2 8 £45,000 - 1
Luton - 4 £45,000 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 40 (100.00%) C#
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
1 40 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 39 (97.50%) MVC
2 39 (97.50%) .NET Framework
2 39 (97.50%) Entity Framework
3 37 (92.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (92.50%) SQL Server
4 36 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 35 (87.50%) Visual Studio
6 32 (80.00%) Microsoft
7 28 (70.00%) MS Excel
7 28 (70.00%) Scrum
7 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (67.50%) Silverlight
9 26 (65.00%) jQuery
9 26 (65.00%) HTML
9 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
10 25 (62.50%) CSS
11 19 (47.50%) WCF
11 19 (47.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (45.00%) N-Tier
13 17 (42.50%) Ajax
14 16 (40.00%) WPF
14 16 (40.00%) Performance Management
14 16 (40.00%) TDD
14 16 (40.00%) OOD
14 16 (40.00%) SQL
14 16 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
14 16 (40.00%) Mentoring

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (32.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (20.00%) CMS
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (70.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (92.50%) SQL Server
1 37 (92.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 19 (47.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (27.50%) Moq
4 10 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (10.00%) NUnit
6 2 (5.00%) Subversion
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Developer
2 23 (57.50%) .NET Developer
3 22 (55.00%) C# Developer
3 22 (55.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 22 (55.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (40.00%) Development Manager
6 11 (27.50%) Senior Developer
7 10 (25.00%) Senior Manager
7 10 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (25.00%) Senior Development Manager
8 8 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (10.00%) .NET Development Manager
9 4 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (7.50%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (7.50%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
11 2 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (97.50%) .NET Framework
2 39 (97.50%) Entity Framework
3 36 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (67.50%) Silverlight
5 26 (65.00%) jQuery
5 26 (65.00%) HTML
6 25 (62.50%) CSS
7 19 (47.50%) WCF
8 17 (42.50%) Ajax
9 16 (40.00%) WPF
10 15 (37.50%) Web Services
10 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
11 12 (30.00%) WinForms
12 11 (27.50%) ADO.NET
13 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (17.50%) Razor View Engine
15 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) MVC
2 28 (70.00%) Scrum
2 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (40.00%) TDD
3 16 (40.00%) OOD
3 16 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 16 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 16 (40.00%) Coaching
4 15 (37.50%) OO
5 12 (30.00%) Multithreading
6 6 (15.00%) Matrix Management
6 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.50%) Web Development
7 1 (2.50%) Refactoring
7 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (40.00%) SQL
4 13 (32.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Microsoft
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