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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 69 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 21 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.19% 2.61% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.29% 7.16% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 16
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
334 419 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.76% 36.40% 34.20%
Number of salaries quoted 315 388 334
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -11 17 £47,500 -1.04% 1
Luton - 3 £52,500 -
LINQ
East of England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (100.00%) C#
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
1 38 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 38 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 37 (97.37%) MVC
2 37 (97.37%) Entity Framework
3 35 (92.11%) SQL Server
4 34 (89.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (81.58%) jQuery
6 27 (71.05%) Visual Studio
7 25 (65.79%) HTML
7 25 (65.79%) CSS
8 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
9 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (52.63%) Ajax
10 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
11 19 (50.00%) WPF
11 19 (50.00%) TDD
12 17 (44.74%) N-Tier
12 17 (44.74%) OO
12 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
12 17 (44.74%) WCF
13 16 (42.11%) Scrum
14 15 (39.47%) Silverlight
14 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
15 14 (36.84%) ADO.NET
16 13 (34.21%) Web Services
16 13 (34.21%) Windows

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 10 (26.32%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (92.11%) SQL Server
2 22 (57.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
5 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (71.05%) Visual Studio
2 12 (31.58%) Moq
3 11 (28.95%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
5 6 (15.79%) Bitbucket
5 6 (15.79%) JIRA
5 6 (15.79%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (5.26%) Subversion
8 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 6 (15.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Developer
2 31 (81.58%) .NET Developer
2 31 (81.58%) C# Developer
2 31 (81.58%) C# .NET Developer
3 25 (65.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (31.58%) Senior Developer
6 11 (28.95%) Senior C# Developer
6 11 (28.95%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (23.68%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Development Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Senior Development Manager
9 2 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Architect
10 1 (2.63%) Lead Developer
10 1 (2.63%) .NET Technical Architect
10 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
1 38 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 37 (97.37%) Entity Framework
3 34 (89.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (81.58%) jQuery
5 25 (65.79%) HTML
5 25 (65.79%) CSS
6 20 (52.63%) Ajax
7 19 (50.00%) WPF
8 17 (44.74%) WCF
9 15 (39.47%) Silverlight
10 14 (36.84%) ADO.NET
11 13 (34.21%) WinForms
11 13 (34.21%) Web Services
11 13 (34.21%) AngularJS
12 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 11 (28.95%) HTML5
13 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (18.42%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.63%) Wiki
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) MVC
2 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (50.00%) TDD
4 17 (44.74%) OO
5 16 (42.11%) Scrum
6 13 (34.21%) OOD
6 13 (34.21%) Multithreading
7 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.89%) Coaching
7 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (5.26%) SOA
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.63%) System Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Logical Data Model
9 1 (2.63%) Physical Data Model
9 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.63%) Project Management
9 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.68%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) MOM
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Zend
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