The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 52 39 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 9 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.07% 2.16% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 6.72% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 1
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
LINQ
East Midlands

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 Derbyshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
198 134 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 45.62% 32.13% 49.01%
Number of salaries quoted 179 102 172
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Derbyshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
Derby -14 5 £40,000 +17.64%
Chesterfield +2 2 £35,000 +7.69%
LINQ
East Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 21 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) ASP.NET
3 18 (85.71%) Visual Studio
3 18 (85.71%) MVC
3 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
4 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
4 17 (80.95%) jQuery
5 15 (71.43%) Web Services
5 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (57.14%) RESTful
6 12 (57.14%) HTML
7 11 (52.38%) CSS
8 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (42.86%) TDD
8 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (38.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (38.10%) .NET Framework
9 8 (38.10%) NHibernate
9 8 (38.10%) OOP
10 7 (33.33%) Windows
10 7 (33.33%) CRM
10 7 (33.33%) SOA
10 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 7 (33.33%) WCF
10 7 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
11 6 (28.57%) CSS3

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (14.29%) Subversion
5 2 (9.52%) NUnit
5 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) C# Developer
3 7 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
7 3 (14.29%) Programmer
7 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
8 2 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (9.52%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (9.52%) C# Application Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
9 1 (4.76%) CRM Developer
9 1 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) .NET
1 20 (95.24%) ASP.NET
2 17 (80.95%) jQuery
3 15 (71.43%) Web Services
4 12 (57.14%) RESTful
4 12 (57.14%) HTML
5 11 (52.38%) CSS
6 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (38.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (38.10%) .NET Framework
7 8 (38.10%) NHibernate
8 7 (33.33%) WCF
9 6 (28.57%) CSS3
9 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 6 (28.57%) HTML5
10 5 (23.81%) Ajax
11 4 (19.05%) JSON
11 4 (19.05%) SOAP
11 4 (19.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) MVC
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) OOP
4 7 (33.33%) CRM
4 7 (33.33%) SOA
5 6 (28.57%) Scrum
5 6 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
6 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (19.05%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (4.76%) MVVM
9 1 (4.76%) OO
9 1 (4.76%) Web Development
9 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
9 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Facebook
3 1 (4.76%) Telerik