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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 141 136 113
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 37 55 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.16% 1.48% 2.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.21% 3.75% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35 53 93
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £48,700 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1153 1467 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 36.12% 39.46% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 1258 1539
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 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 1 May 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 +19 16 £39,250 +4.66% 1
Derbyshire +7 16 £37,500 +50.00% 2
Leicestershire -3 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Nottinghamshire -4 2 £25,000 -28.57%
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 67 (100.00%) C#
2 57 (85.07%) .NET
3 54 (80.60%) ASP.NET
4 53 (79.10%) SQL Server
5 49 (73.13%) MVC
6 38 (56.72%) Entity Framework
7 37 (55.22%) SQL
8 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
9 33 (49.25%) JavaScript
9 33 (49.25%) HTML
10 32 (47.76%) Visual Studio
10 32 (47.76%) CSS
10 32 (47.76%) .NET Framework
10 32 (47.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (43.28%) OO
13 27 (40.30%) TDD
14 26 (38.81%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (37.31%) WCF
15 25 (37.31%) Web Development
16 23 (34.33%) jQuery
17 19 (28.36%) Team Foundation Server
17 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET Web API
18 16 (23.88%) Relational Database
18 16 (23.88%) Degree
18 16 (23.88%) NUnit
19 15 (22.39%) WinForms
20 13 (19.40%) Scrum
20 13 (19.40%) LINQ to SQL
21 12 (17.91%) BDD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 8 (11.94%) CMS
2 7 (10.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) GitHub
3 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
1 1 (1.49%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (79.10%) SQL Server
2 16 (23.88%) Relational Database
3 10 (14.93%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (11.94%) RDBMS
6 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (7.46%) SQLite
8 4 (5.97%) GIS
8 4 (5.97%) Redis
9 3 (4.48%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.49%) DB2
11 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (47.76%) Visual Studio
2 19 (28.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (23.88%) NUnit
4 12 (17.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 10 (14.93%) Cucumber
5 10 (14.93%) Rhino Mocks
5 10 (14.93%) Selenium
6 2 (2.99%) JIRA
7 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.49%) NSubstitute
7 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
General
1 10 (14.93%) Advertising
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (97.01%) Developer
2 45 (67.16%) .NET Developer
3 32 (47.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 31 (46.27%) C# Developer
5 25 (37.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (35.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (28.36%) Senior .NET Developer
7 19 (28.36%) Senior Developer
8 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (17.91%) Web Developer
9 9 (13.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
11 5 (7.46%) .NET Web Developer
11 5 (7.46%) C# Software Developer
12 4 (5.97%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (5.97%) Junior
12 4 (5.97%) Junior Developer
12 4 (5.97%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 4 (5.97%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (5.97%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (85.07%) .NET
2 54 (80.60%) ASP.NET
3 38 (56.72%) Entity Framework
4 33 (49.25%) HTML
5 32 (47.76%) .NET Framework
5 32 (47.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (47.76%) CSS
6 25 (37.31%) WCF
7 23 (34.33%) jQuery
8 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (22.39%) WinForms
10 13 (19.40%) LINQ to SQL
11 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
12 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 10 (14.93%) Castle Windsor
13 10 (14.93%) Fluent NHibernate
13 10 (14.93%) Lucene
13 10 (14.93%) Lucene.Net
13 10 (14.93%) NHibernate
14 9 (13.43%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
1 10 (14.93%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (11.94%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.96%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.49%) Physics
5 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (73.13%) MVC
2 30 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (43.28%) OO
4 27 (40.30%) TDD
5 26 (38.81%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (37.31%) Web Development
7 13 (19.40%) Scrum
8 12 (17.91%) BDD
9 11 (16.42%) E-Commerce
10 10 (14.93%) Kanban
10 10 (14.93%) Scrum-ban
10 10 (14.93%) Web Application Development
11 9 (13.43%) Unit Testing
12 8 (11.94%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (11.94%) OOP
12 8 (11.94%) Software Architecture
12 8 (11.94%) SOLID
13 6 (8.96%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
14 5 (7.46%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (55.22%) SQL
3 33 (49.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.45%) VB.NET
5 6 (8.96%) C++
6 5 (7.46%) Java
7 3 (4.48%) F#
7 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.99%) XAML
9 1 (1.49%) RPG
9 1 (1.49%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) DevExpress
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