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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 121 91 102
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +11
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 47 103 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.47% 2.92% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.91% 5.85% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 42 98 57
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £31,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1202 1761 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.53% 49.84% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1475 1251
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Northamptonshire +6 19 £38,000 +16.92% 2
Leicestershire -17 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Derbyshire +5 7 £27,500 -19.11% 1
Nottinghamshire -1 5 £34,500 -13.75%
Lincolnshire - 1 £22,500 - 2
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 97 (98.98%) .NET
2 84 (85.71%) C#
3 72 (73.47%) JavaScript
4 67 (68.37%) HTML
5 66 (67.35%) ASP.NET
6 64 (65.31%) CSS
7 62 (63.27%) SQL Server
8 61 (62.24%) SQL
9 56 (57.14%) .NET Framework
10 51 (52.04%) jQuery
11 44 (44.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 36 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (35.71%) Microsoft
14 34 (34.69%) MVC
15 31 (31.63%) XML
16 27 (27.55%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (27.55%) Ajax
16 27 (27.55%) WCF
17 26 (26.53%) Web Services
18 25 (25.51%) T-SQL
18 25 (25.51%) SQL Server 2008
18 25 (25.51%) SQL Server 2012
19 23 (23.47%) XSLT
20 22 (22.45%) Degree
21 21 (21.43%) Visual Studio
22 17 (17.35%) OOP
22 17 (17.35%) Scrum
23 16 (16.33%) Refactoring
23 16 (16.33%) TDD
23 16 (16.33%) Software Architecture

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (15.31%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.20%) CMS
3 4 (4.08%) Moodle
3 4 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.04%) Apache
5 1 (1.02%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Office
2 3 (3.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) Internet
2 1 (1.02%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (63.27%) SQL Server
2 25 (25.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 25 (25.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (12.24%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.12%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.04%) MySQL
5 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.02%) Informix
6 1 (1.02%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 13 (13.27%) Subversion
3 11 (11.22%) NUnit
4 10 (10.20%) CruiseControl
4 10 (10.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (9.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.10%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (3.06%) MSTest
7 3 (3.06%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (3.06%) Moq
7 3 (3.06%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.04%) Hudson
9 1 (1.02%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (4.08%) Games
2 1 (1.02%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 83 (84.69%) Developer
2 33 (33.67%) .NET Developer
2 33 (33.67%) C# Developer
3 31 (31.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 29 (29.59%) Senior Developer
5 28 (28.57%) Software Developer
5 28 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
7 12 (12.24%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Development Manager
8 7 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
8 7 (7.14%) Software Manager
9 4 (4.08%) .NET Team Leader
9 4 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Junior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Junior
9 4 (4.08%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.08%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (4.08%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (98.98%) .NET
2 67 (68.37%) HTML
3 66 (67.35%) ASP.NET
4 64 (65.31%) CSS
5 56 (57.14%) .NET Framework
6 51 (52.04%) jQuery
7 44 (44.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 31 (31.63%) XML
9 27 (27.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (27.55%) Ajax
9 27 (27.55%) WCF
10 26 (26.53%) Web Services
11 23 (23.47%) XSLT
12 15 (15.31%) WPF
13 14 (14.29%) SOAP
13 14 (14.29%) JSON
14 13 (13.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 11 (11.22%) XHTML
15 11 (11.22%) XSD
16 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.08%) E-Learning
4 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.04%) FMCG
6 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Windows
2 9 (9.18%) Android
3 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.02%) UNIX
4 1 (1.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (34.69%) MVC
3 17 (17.35%) OOP
3 17 (17.35%) Scrum
4 16 (16.33%) Refactoring
4 16 (16.33%) TDD
4 16 (16.33%) Software Architecture
5 12 (12.24%) ERP
5 12 (12.24%) Unit Testing
6 11 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (11.22%) Waterfall
7 9 (9.18%) Android Development
8 8 (8.16%) OO
9 7 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.14%) Workflow
9 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.10%) CRM
11 4 (4.08%) Web Development
11 4 (4.08%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 84 (85.71%) C#
2 72 (73.47%) JavaScript
3 61 (62.24%) SQL
4 25 (25.51%) T-SQL
5 10 (10.20%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.10%) PHP
7 1 (1.02%) VB
7 1 (1.02%) Java
7 1 (1.02%) C++
7 1 (1.02%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (22.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.08%) Twitter
3 3 (3.06%) Facebook
4 2 (2.04%) Telerik
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
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Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago