The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Derbyshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 43 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 27 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.82% 4.55% 4.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.76% 10.88% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 20
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
251 193 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 44.82% 41.77% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 230 183 201
Average salary £36,625 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.72% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
East Midlands

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
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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield 0 23 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Derby -9 4 £33,750 +12.50%
LINQ
East Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 53 (100.00%) C#
2 50 (94.34%) .NET
3 46 (86.79%) MVC
4 44 (83.02%) ASP.NET
5 43 (81.13%) SQL Server
6 42 (79.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (69.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 36 (67.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 36 (67.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 36 (67.92%) HTML
9 35 (66.04%) CSS
9 35 (66.04%) jQuery
10 34 (64.15%) Visual Studio
11 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
11 32 (60.38%) HTML5
12 31 (58.49%) Web Services
13 29 (54.72%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 28 (52.83%) TDD
15 25 (47.17%) CSS3
16 24 (45.28%) OOP
17 23 (43.40%) OOA/OOD
17 23 (43.40%) NHibernate
17 23 (43.40%) RESTful
17 23 (43.40%) Rhino Mocks
17 23 (43.40%) BDD
18 12 (22.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
19 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
20 9 (16.98%) SQL
20 9 (16.98%) Enterprise Software

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (5.66%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (81.13%) SQL Server
2 37 (69.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (67.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (11.32%) SQLite
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (5.66%) OLAP
6 3 (5.66%) DTS
7 2 (3.77%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (64.15%) Visual Studio
2 23 (43.40%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (88.68%) Developer
2 40 (75.47%) C# Developer
3 22 (41.51%) C# .NET Developer
3 22 (41.51%) Web Developer
4 17 (32.08%) C# Web Developer
5 15 (28.30%) Applications Developer
6 14 (26.42%) C# Application Developer
6 14 (26.42%) .NET Developer
6 14 (26.42%) Web Applications Developer
7 10 (18.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (16.98%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (16.98%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (16.98%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (16.98%) Senior Developer
9 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
9 6 (11.32%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (94.34%) .NET
2 44 (83.02%) ASP.NET
3 42 (79.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (67.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 36 (67.92%) HTML
5 35 (66.04%) CSS
5 35 (66.04%) jQuery
6 32 (60.38%) HTML5
7 31 (58.49%) Web Services
8 29 (54.72%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 25 (47.17%) CSS3
10 23 (43.40%) NHibernate
10 23 (43.40%) RESTful
11 12 (22.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
13 8 (15.09%) Razor View Engine
14 6 (11.32%) WCF
14 6 (11.32%) SOAP
14 6 (11.32%) MSMQ
14 6 (11.32%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (86.79%) MVC
2 28 (52.83%) TDD
3 24 (45.28%) OOP
4 23 (43.40%) OOA/OOD
4 23 (43.40%) BDD
5 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.32%) OO
6 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Scrum
8 3 (5.66%) Data Transformation
8 3 (5.66%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.77%) SOA
9 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.89%) RAD
10 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.89%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.98%) SQL
4 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.66%) Java
6 2 (3.77%) C++
6 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Telerik