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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 129 98 97
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 51 100 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.39% 2.60% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.54% 5.65% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 50 97 74
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £28,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £46,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1441 1771 1292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.26% 46.00% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1241 1538 1162
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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
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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
Nottinghamshire +12 18 £35,000 +16.66%
Derbyshire -3 12 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Leicestershire -15 12 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Northamptonshire -14 6 £37,500 +7.14%
Lincolnshire - 4 £29,500 -
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 101 (100.00%) C#
2 95 (94.06%) .NET
3 78 (77.23%) SQL Server
3 78 (77.23%) ASP.NET
4 64 (63.37%) SQL
5 59 (58.42%) .NET Framework
6 54 (53.47%) JavaScript
7 50 (49.50%) HTML
8 48 (47.52%) CSS
9 43 (42.57%) MVC
10 42 (41.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (38.61%) WCF
11 39 (38.61%) TDD
11 39 (38.61%) T-SQL
12 37 (36.63%) Microsoft
13 36 (35.64%) Entity Framework
14 35 (34.65%) jQuery
15 33 (32.67%) Degree
16 32 (31.68%) NUnit
17 30 (29.70%) Agile Software Development
18 28 (27.72%) XML
18 28 (27.72%) SQL Server 2008
18 28 (27.72%) SQL Server 2012
19 27 (26.73%) NHibernate
20 26 (25.74%) Ajax
20 26 (25.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 24 (23.76%) Moq
22 23 (22.77%) Web Services
23 21 (20.79%) SOAP
23 21 (20.79%) Software Engineering

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 5 (4.95%) CMS
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (0.99%) Confluence
2 1 (0.99%) IIS
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.87%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (77.23%) SQL Server
2 28 (27.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 28 (27.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (19.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (10.89%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.94%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.97%) MySQL
6 3 (2.97%) SQLite
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (31.68%) NUnit
2 24 (23.76%) Moq
3 19 (18.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (16.83%) Visual Studio
5 12 (11.88%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (10.89%) CruiseControl
7 7 (6.93%) Subversion
8 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (3.96%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (1.98%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.99%) JIRA
11 1 (0.99%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.99%) Hudson
11 1 (0.99%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.99%) dotCover
General
1 17 (16.83%) Games
2 3 (2.97%) Retail
3 2 (1.98%) Finance
Job Titles
1 83 (82.18%) Developer
2 34 (33.66%) Software Developer
3 30 (29.70%) Senior Developer
3 30 (29.70%) C# Developer
4 29 (28.71%) .NET Developer
5 27 (26.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (23.76%) Junior
7 21 (20.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (18.81%) Junior .NET Developer
8 19 (18.81%) Junior Developer
9 16 (15.84%) Software Engineer
10 15 (14.85%) Senior C# Developer
11 14 (13.86%) Senior Software Developer
12 13 (12.87%) Graduate
13 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (5.94%) C# Software Engineer
15 5 (4.95%) Junior Software Engineer
15 5 (4.95%) Senior .NET Developer
16 4 (3.96%) Junior C# .NET Developer
16 4 (3.96%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (94.06%) .NET
2 78 (77.23%) ASP.NET
3 59 (58.42%) .NET Framework
4 50 (49.50%) HTML
5 48 (47.52%) CSS
6 42 (41.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (38.61%) WCF
8 36 (35.64%) Entity Framework
9 35 (34.65%) jQuery
10 28 (27.72%) XML
11 27 (26.73%) NHibernate
12 26 (25.74%) Ajax
12 26 (25.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 23 (22.77%) Web Services
14 21 (20.79%) SOAP
15 20 (19.80%) XSD
15 20 (19.80%) XSLT
15 20 (19.80%) XHTML
16 19 (18.81%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (13.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.81%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (9.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.96%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.99%) GIS
4 1 (0.99%) User Experience
4 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.88%) Windows
2 11 (10.89%) Android
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (42.57%) MVC
2 39 (38.61%) TDD
3 30 (29.70%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (20.79%) Software Engineering
5 19 (18.81%) Unit Testing
6 17 (16.83%) Scrum
7 14 (13.86%) Software Architecture
7 14 (13.86%) Refactoring
8 13 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (11.88%) Kanban
9 12 (11.88%) BDD
9 12 (11.88%) Web Application Development
10 11 (10.89%) Android Development
11 10 (9.90%) OOP
12 8 (7.92%) Domain-Driven Design
13 7 (6.93%) OO
14 6 (5.94%) Workflow
15 4 (3.96%) Multithreading
16 3 (2.97%) MVVM
17 2 (1.98%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (100.00%) C#
2 64 (63.37%) SQL
3 54 (53.47%) JavaScript
4 39 (38.61%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.94%) C++
6 5 (4.95%) Java
7 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.98%) PHP
9 1 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (32.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (36.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.95%) Twitter
3 1 (0.99%) Telerik
3 1 (0.99%) Facebook
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