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 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 124 119 127
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 57 51 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.55% 1.55% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.59% 3.67% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 55 42 42
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
1589 1390 1304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.33% 42.38% 39.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1372 1230 1123
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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 1 October 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 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
Leicestershire +14 28 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Northamptonshire -14 13 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Derbyshire -13 9 £38,500 +13.23%
Nottinghamshire +1 5 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 151 (99.34%) .NET
2 122 (80.26%) C#
3 110 (72.37%) ASP.NET
4 109 (71.71%) JavaScript
5 107 (70.39%) SQL Server
6 93 (61.18%) HTML
6 93 (61.18%) jQuery
7 91 (59.87%) CSS
8 85 (55.92%) SQL
9 75 (49.34%) .NET Framework
9 75 (49.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 71 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (39.47%) MVC
12 58 (38.16%) Microsoft
12 58 (38.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 56 (36.84%) Visual Studio
14 50 (32.89%) SQL Server 2008
15 48 (31.58%) Ajax
16 47 (30.92%) SQL Server 2012
17 46 (30.26%) Web Services
18 45 (29.61%) XML
19 41 (26.97%) VB.NET
20 33 (21.71%) XSLT
20 33 (21.71%) Team Foundation Server
21 32 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
22 31 (20.39%) T-SQL
23 30 (19.74%) Windows
23 30 (19.74%) WCF
24 28 (18.42%) ERP
25 27 (17.76%) Crystal Reports

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 14 (9.21%) CMS
2 12 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 11 (7.24%) IIS
4 7 (4.61%) Apache
5 6 (3.95%) WordPress
6 4 (2.63%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.97%) Moodle
8 1 (0.66%) DNN
8 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (3.29%) MS Office
2 3 (1.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.95%) Internet
2 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (70.39%) SQL Server
2 50 (32.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (30.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (17.76%) Crystal Reports
6 22 (14.47%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.95%) MySQL
8 1 (0.66%) SQLite
8 1 (0.66%) Informix
Development Applications
1 56 (36.84%) Visual Studio
2 33 (21.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (9.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 13 (8.55%) Subversion
5 7 (4.61%) NUnit
6 6 (3.95%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.97%) MSTest
7 3 (1.97%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.97%) Hudson
8 2 (1.32%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.32%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.32%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (3.29%) Multimedia
2 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 124 (81.58%) Developer
2 47 (30.92%) .NET Developer
3 42 (27.63%) C# Developer
4 35 (23.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (19.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 29 (19.08%) Senior Developer
7 27 (17.76%) Software Developer
8 25 (16.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (15.79%) Web Developer
10 22 (14.47%) Programmer
11 18 (11.84%) VB.NET Programmer
11 18 (11.84%) .NET Programmer
12 11 (7.24%) Senior Software Developer
13 6 (3.95%) VB.NET Developer
14 5 (3.29%) Software Manager
14 5 (3.29%) Senior Web Developer
14 5 (3.29%) Software Development Manager
14 5 (3.29%) Development Manager
15 4 (2.63%) Software Engineer
15 4 (2.63%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (99.34%) .NET
2 110 (72.37%) ASP.NET
3 93 (61.18%) HTML
3 93 (61.18%) jQuery
4 91 (59.87%) CSS
5 75 (49.34%) .NET Framework
5 75 (49.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 58 (38.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (31.58%) Ajax
8 46 (30.26%) Web Services
9 45 (29.61%) XML
10 33 (21.71%) XSLT
11 30 (19.74%) WCF
12 26 (17.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 24 (15.79%) SOAP
14 22 (14.47%) WPF
15 20 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 20 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 20 (13.16%) XHTML
16 19 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.84%) FMCG
2 8 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.95%) E-Learning
4 5 (3.29%) Data Integration
4 5 (3.29%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.74%) Windows
2 6 (3.95%) Linux
3 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.66%) Android
4 1 (0.66%) UNIX
4 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (39.47%) MVC
3 28 (18.42%) ERP
4 18 (11.84%) OOP
4 18 (11.84%) Software Engineering
5 14 (9.21%) Scrum
6 12 (7.89%) TDD
6 12 (7.89%) Web Development
7 9 (5.92%) Waterfall
8 8 (5.26%) CRM
8 8 (5.26%) Workflow
8 8 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.61%) SOA
10 6 (3.95%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.95%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (3.95%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (3.29%) Unit Testing
11 5 (3.29%) Service Delivery
11 5 (3.29%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 122 (80.26%) C#
2 109 (71.71%) JavaScript
3 85 (55.92%) SQL
4 41 (26.97%) VB.NET
5 31 (20.39%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.92%) PHP
7 8 (5.26%) VB
7 8 (5.26%) VB6
8 6 (3.95%) C++
9 2 (1.32%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.66%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (15.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 58 (38.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.63%) Facebook
2 4 (2.63%) Telerik
3 3 (1.97%) Twitter
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle
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