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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 66 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 18 19 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.33% 1.89% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.79% 6.21% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 23
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
231 306 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.96% 30.51% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 205 259 327
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 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
Luton - 13 £50,000 - 1
Bedford -2 5 £44,000 -29.60%
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 38 (100.00%) .NET
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 38 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 38 (100.00%) C#
1 38 (100.00%) MVC
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (100.00%) TDD
1 38 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 28 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 28 (73.68%) Rhino Mocks
2 28 (73.68%) WCF
2 28 (73.68%) Scrum
2 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 28 (73.68%) OO
3 21 (55.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 21 (55.26%) Lucene.Net
3 21 (55.26%) Advertising
3 21 (55.26%) NUnit
3 21 (55.26%) Kanban
3 21 (55.26%) Lucene
3 21 (55.26%) NHibernate
3 21 (55.26%) Selenium
3 21 (55.26%) Cucumber
3 21 (55.26%) BDD
3 21 (55.26%) Castle Windsor
3 21 (55.26%) Scrum-ban
3 21 (55.26%) Fluent NHibernate
3 21 (55.26%) Web Application Development
4 17 (44.74%) Entity Framework
4 17 (44.74%) .NET Framework

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (55.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (73.68%) Rhino Mocks
2 21 (55.26%) Cucumber
2 21 (55.26%) NUnit
2 21 (55.26%) Selenium
3 10 (26.32%) Bitbucket
3 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 10 (26.32%) JIRA
3 10 (26.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (18.42%) Moq
4 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (55.26%) Advertising
2 10 (26.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 38 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 38 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 38 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (73.68%) ASP.NET Developer
2 28 (73.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 27 (71.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior C# Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (13.16%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (13.16%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
1 38 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 38 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 28 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 28 (73.68%) WCF
3 21 (55.26%) Castle Windsor
3 21 (55.26%) Fluent NHibernate
3 21 (55.26%) Lucene
3 21 (55.26%) Lucene.Net
3 21 (55.26%) NHibernate
4 17 (44.74%) .NET Framework
4 17 (44.74%) Ajax
4 17 (44.74%) Entity Framework
4 17 (44.74%) jQuery
4 17 (44.74%) WPF
5 7 (18.42%) ADO.NET
5 7 (18.42%) CSS
5 7 (18.42%) HTML
5 7 (18.42%) Web Services
5 7 (18.42%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (100.00%) MVC
1 38 (100.00%) TDD
2 28 (73.68%) OO
2 28 (73.68%) Scrum
3 21 (55.26%) BDD
3 21 (55.26%) Kanban
3 21 (55.26%) Scrum-ban
3 21 (55.26%) Web Application Development
4 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
4 7 (18.42%) OOD
4 7 (18.42%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) MOM
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
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