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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 49 38 61
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 11 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.36% 2.58% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.39% 7.87% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 2
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% +10.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £31,350
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
204 127 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 43.78% 32.73% 48.75%
Number of salaries quoted 180 99 188
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 £26,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -13 7 £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 16 September 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 31 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (96.77%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
3 28 (90.32%) Visual Studio
3 28 (90.32%) MVC
3 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
4 27 (87.10%) SQL Server
4 27 (87.10%) jQuery
5 25 (80.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (80.65%) Web Services
5 25 (80.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (70.97%) RESTful
6 22 (70.97%) HTML
7 21 (67.74%) CSS
8 19 (61.29%) TDD
8 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 18 (58.06%) NHibernate
9 18 (58.06%) OOP
10 16 (51.61%) OOA/OOD
10 16 (51.61%) HTML5
10 16 (51.61%) CSS3
10 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 16 (51.61%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
12 8 (25.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (22.58%) WCF
13 7 (22.58%) Dynamics CRM
13 7 (22.58%) SOA

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (87.10%) SQL Server
2 25 (80.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 25 (80.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (90.32%) Visual Studio
2 16 (51.61%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (9.68%) Subversion
5 2 (6.45%) NUnit
5 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 20 (64.52%) C# Developer
3 12 (38.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C# Application Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Web Applications Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C# Web Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Web Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Applications Developer
5 6 (19.35%) .NET Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Programmer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Programmer
9 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (3.23%) CRM Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Senior Microsoft Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Developer
10 1 (3.23%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) .NET
1 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
2 27 (87.10%) jQuery
3 25 (80.65%) Web Services
4 22 (70.97%) RESTful
4 22 (70.97%) HTML
5 21 (67.74%) CSS
6 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 18 (58.06%) NHibernate
8 16 (51.61%) HTML5
8 16 (51.61%) CSS3
8 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
9 8 (25.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (22.58%) WCF
11 5 (16.13%) Ajax
12 4 (12.90%) SOAP
12 4 (12.90%) JSON
12 4 (12.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) MVC
2 19 (61.29%) TDD
3 18 (58.06%) OOP
4 16 (51.61%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (22.58%) SOA
6 7 (22.58%) CRM
7 6 (19.35%) Scrum
8 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
8 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.90%) Reverse Engineering
9 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (3.23%) MVVM
11 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
11 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
11 1 (3.23%) Web Development
11 1 (3.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Facebook
3 1 (3.23%) Telerik