The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 114 123 119
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 68 48 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.80% 1.47% 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.23% 3.53% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 67 40 56
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,050 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
LINQ
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1608 1359 1407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 42.60% 41.60% 41.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1191 1206
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

LINQ
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

LINQ Salary Trend in the East Midlands

LINQ
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

LINQ
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Leicestershire +25 42 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derbyshire -8 11 £38,500 +13.23% 2
Northamptonshire -9 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Nottinghamshire -13 4 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £40,000 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 163 (98.79%) .NET
2 142 (86.06%) C#
3 133 (80.61%) ASP.NET
4 129 (78.18%) SQL Server
5 123 (74.55%) JavaScript
6 110 (66.67%) jQuery
7 107 (64.85%) HTML
8 106 (64.24%) CSS
9 90 (54.55%) SQL
10 83 (50.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 77 (46.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 76 (46.06%) .NET Framework
13 74 (44.85%) SQL Server 2008
13 74 (44.85%) MVC
14 72 (43.64%) Visual Studio
14 72 (43.64%) SQL Server 2012
15 64 (38.79%) Web Services
15 64 (38.79%) Microsoft
16 55 (33.33%) Ajax
17 53 (32.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 47 (28.48%) XML
18 47 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
19 45 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
19 45 (27.27%) VB.NET
20 43 (26.06%) T-SQL
21 37 (22.42%) SOAP
22 36 (21.82%) XSLT
23 32 (19.39%) Windows
23 32 (19.39%) XHTML
23 32 (19.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (7.27%) CMS
2 10 (6.06%) IIS
3 6 (3.64%) WordPress
3 6 (3.64%) Apache
4 5 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.42%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.21%) DNN
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (2.42%) MS Office
2 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (4.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (78.18%) SQL Server
2 74 (44.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (43.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 45 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (14.55%) Crystal Reports
6 19 (11.52%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.64%) MySQL
8 2 (1.21%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 72 (43.64%) Visual Studio
2 30 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (12.12%) Rhino Mocks
4 11 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (5.45%) Subversion
6 5 (3.03%) NUnit
7 3 (1.82%) Hudson
8 2 (1.21%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.21%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.61%) Moq
General
1 5 (3.03%) Multimedia
2 1 (0.61%) Legal
2 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 145 (87.88%) Developer
2 53 (32.12%) C# Developer
3 45 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 42 (25.45%) .NET Developer
5 36 (21.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (18.79%) Senior Developer
7 29 (17.58%) Software Developer
8 25 (15.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (15.15%) ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (13.94%) Programmer
10 18 (10.91%) .NET Programmer
10 18 (10.91%) VB.NET Programmer
11 12 (7.27%) Senior Web Developer
11 12 (7.27%) C# Web Developer
12 11 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
12 11 (6.67%) C# Application Developer
12 11 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
12 11 (6.67%) Applications Developer
13 5 (3.03%) VB.NET Developer
13 5 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (98.79%) .NET
2 133 (80.61%) ASP.NET
3 110 (66.67%) jQuery
4 107 (64.85%) HTML
5 106 (64.24%) CSS
6 83 (50.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 77 (46.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 76 (46.06%) .NET Framework
9 64 (38.79%) Web Services
10 55 (33.33%) Ajax
11 53 (32.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 47 (28.48%) XML
13 37 (22.42%) SOAP
14 36 (21.82%) XSLT
15 32 (19.39%) XHTML
15 32 (19.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 31 (18.79%) HTML5
17 30 (18.18%) WCF
17 30 (18.18%) XSD
18 26 (15.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.91%) FMCG
2 9 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.03%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.42%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.21%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.39%) Windows
2 6 (3.64%) Linux
3 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.21%) Android
6 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (44.85%) MVC
2 47 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (16.97%) OOP
4 25 (15.15%) TDD
5 20 (12.12%) OOA/OOD
5 20 (12.12%) ERP
6 19 (11.52%) Software Engineering
7 13 (7.88%) Scrum
8 12 (7.27%) Web Development
9 8 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (4.85%) CRM
9 8 (4.85%) SOA
9 8 (4.85%) Workflow
10 7 (4.24%) Unit Testing
11 6 (3.64%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (3.03%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.03%) MVVM
13 4 (2.42%) Reverse Engineering
13 4 (2.42%) OO
14 3 (1.82%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (86.06%) C#
2 123 (74.55%) JavaScript
3 90 (54.55%) SQL
4 45 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 43 (26.06%) T-SQL
6 8 (4.85%) VB6
6 8 (4.85%) VB
7 7 (4.24%) C++
8 6 (3.64%) PHP
9 2 (1.21%) Java
9 2 (1.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (10.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 64 (38.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.42%) Telerik
2 4 (2.42%) Facebook
3 3 (1.82%) Twitter
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