The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Castleford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 5 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 26.67% 35.71% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 41.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £28,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
West Yorkshire

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 Castleford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
10 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 66.67% 85.71% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 7
Average salary £28,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.72% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

LINQ
Salary Trend in Castleford

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Castleford

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Castleford 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) XAML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Castleford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Castleford 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) Ajax
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) CSS3
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOD
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) XAML
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware