The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 43 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.78% 2.93% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.49% 8.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £39,250 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
Derbyshire

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 Derby region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
134 98 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 52.55% 35.90% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 129 87 87
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

LINQ
Salary Trend in Derby

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Derby

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) CRM
3 7 (70.00%) SOA
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) WCF
5 5 (50.00%) Ajax
5 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) CSS
6 4 (40.00%) SOAP
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (40.00%) Scrum
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) REST

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Programmer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) CRM Developer
6 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) WCF
5 5 (50.00%) Ajax
5 5 (50.00%) CSS
6 4 (40.00%) SOAP
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) JSON
6 4 (40.00%) RESTful
6 4 (40.00%) REST
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (10.00%) WPF
8 1 (10.00%) WF
8 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) CRM
2 7 (70.00%) SOA
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) MVVM
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Facebook
3 1 (10.00%) Telerik