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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 140 123 102
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -21
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 29 50 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.92% 1.57% 2.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.39% 4.28% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 44 95
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £25,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
1215 1168 1774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 38.38% 36.75% 49.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 1013 1492
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -9 11 £44,000 +17.33% 1
Derbyshire +1 9 £37,500 +42.85% 1
Nottinghamshire +11 8 £37,500 +8.69% 2
Leicestershire -9 1 £35,000 -12.50%
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 78 (100.00%) C#
2 73 (93.59%) SQL Server
3 70 (89.74%) .NET
4 66 (84.62%) MVC
5 60 (76.92%) ASP.NET
6 48 (61.54%) .NET Framework
6 48 (61.54%) Entity Framework
7 43 (55.13%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (50.00%) SQL
9 38 (48.72%) JavaScript
10 34 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 33 (42.31%) HTML
11 33 (42.31%) CSS
12 32 (41.03%) TDD
13 31 (39.74%) Visual Studio
14 28 (35.90%) Microsoft
15 26 (33.33%) Scrum
16 25 (32.05%) jQuery
17 24 (30.77%) WCF
18 23 (29.49%) Degree
19 21 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
19 21 (26.92%) CMS
19 21 (26.92%) E-Commerce
20 20 (25.64%) LINQ to SQL
21 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET Web API
22 18 (23.08%) Relational Database
23 17 (21.79%) Web Services
23 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
24 16 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
25 15 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 21 (26.92%) CMS
2 9 (11.54%) DNN
2 9 (11.54%) Kentico
2 9 (11.54%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (11.54%) Sitefinity
2 9 (11.54%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.85%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) Office 365
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (93.59%) SQL Server
2 18 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 15 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.13%) GIS
7 4 (5.13%) Redis
8 3 (3.85%) SQLite
9 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.28%) Big Data
10 1 (1.28%) DB2
10 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (39.74%) Visual Studio
2 16 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 12 (15.38%) NUnit
5 10 (12.82%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (10.26%) Moq
7 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.85%) Selenium
8 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (15.38%) Advertising
2 11 (14.10%) Retail
3 9 (11.54%) Marketing
4 7 (8.97%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 77 (98.72%) Developer
2 64 (82.05%) .NET Developer
3 48 (61.54%) C# Developer
4 45 (57.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (51.28%) ASP.NET Developer
6 34 (43.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (23.08%) Junior
7 18 (23.08%) Junior Developer
8 16 (20.51%) Junior .NET Developer
8 16 (20.51%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (20.51%) Senior Developer
9 15 (19.23%) C# Software Developer
9 15 (19.23%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 15 (19.23%) Junior C# Developer
9 15 (19.23%) Software Developer
10 14 (17.95%) .NET Software Developer
11 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 12 (15.38%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (15.38%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (15.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (89.74%) .NET
2 60 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 48 (61.54%) .NET Framework
3 48 (61.54%) Entity Framework
4 34 (43.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (42.31%) CSS
5 33 (42.31%) HTML
6 25 (32.05%) jQuery
7 24 (30.77%) WCF
8 20 (25.64%) LINQ to SQL
9 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 17 (21.79%) Web Services
11 12 (15.38%) AngularJS
12 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 11 (14.10%) NHibernate
12 11 (14.10%) SOAP
12 11 (14.10%) WPF
13 9 (11.54%) HTML5
13 9 (11.54%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (11.54%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) Physics
5 1 (1.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (84.62%) MVC
2 43 (55.13%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (41.03%) TDD
4 26 (33.33%) Scrum
5 21 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (26.92%) E-Commerce
6 15 (19.23%) OO
6 15 (19.23%) OOP
7 11 (14.10%) ERP
7 11 (14.10%) Web Application Development
8 10 (12.82%) BDD
8 10 (12.82%) CRM
8 10 (12.82%) Kanban
9 9 (11.54%) Content Management
10 8 (10.26%) Web Development
11 7 (8.97%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (8.97%) Software Architecture
12 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
12 6 (7.69%) SOLID
13 5 (6.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (50.00%) SQL
3 38 (48.72%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.41%) C++
5 3 (3.85%) Java
5 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.56%) XAML
7 1 (1.28%) RPG
7 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (29.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) MCAD
2 2 (2.56%) MCSD
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 28 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) EPiServer
2 9 (11.54%) Sitecore
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (2.56%) Typemock
5 1 (1.28%) Facebook
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Recann
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago