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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 121 102 101
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 51 91 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.49% 2.54% 2.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.75% 5.13% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 45 85 67
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £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
1359 1775 1400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.66% 49.47% 45.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1504 1302
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Northamptonshire -6 20 £38,500 +6.20% 2
Leicestershire -4 16 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +14 6 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Lincolnshire - 5 £40,000 -
Derbyshire -1 4 £34,500 +1.47% 1
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 107 (99.07%) .NET
2 87 (80.56%) C#
3 80 (74.07%) JavaScript
4 73 (67.59%) ASP.NET
5 72 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 70 (64.81%) CSS
7 69 (63.89%) HTML
8 62 (57.41%) jQuery
9 61 (56.48%) SQL
10 58 (53.70%) .NET Framework
11 54 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 46 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (36.11%) Microsoft
14 36 (33.33%) MVC
15 32 (29.63%) Web Services
15 32 (29.63%) Ajax
15 32 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
15 32 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
16 31 (28.70%) XML
17 30 (27.78%) Visual Studio
18 28 (25.93%) WCF
19 24 (22.22%) XSLT
20 23 (21.30%) T-SQL
21 20 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
22 19 (17.59%) VB.NET
22 19 (17.59%) ERP
23 18 (16.67%) OOP
23 18 (16.67%) Relational Database
24 17 (15.74%) Windows

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 13 (12.04%) CMS
3 4 (3.70%) IIS
3 4 (3.70%) Moodle
4 3 (2.78%) Apache
5 2 (1.85%) WordPress
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (4.63%) MS Office
2 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.41%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 32 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 32 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 13 (12.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (12.04%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.85%) MySQL
5 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.93%) Informix
6 1 (0.93%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 30 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 20 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (12.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 12 (11.11%) Subversion
5 6 (5.56%) NUnit
6 5 (4.63%) CruiseControl
7 4 (3.70%) Hudson
7 4 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (2.78%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.78%) MSTest
9 1 (0.93%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (1.85%) Multimedia
2 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 86 (79.63%) Developer
2 36 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 34 (31.48%) .NET Developer
4 33 (30.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (29.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 31 (28.70%) Senior Developer
7 28 (25.93%) Software Developer
8 19 (17.59%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (12.96%) Senior C# Developer
10 12 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
11 10 (9.26%) Programmer
12 9 (8.33%) VB.NET Programmer
12 9 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
13 7 (6.48%) Development Manager
13 7 (6.48%) Software Development Manager
13 7 (6.48%) Software Manager
14 5 (4.63%) Senior .NET Developer
15 4 (3.70%) .NET Team Leader
15 4 (3.70%) Team Leader
15 4 (3.70%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (99.07%) .NET
2 73 (67.59%) ASP.NET
3 70 (64.81%) CSS
4 69 (63.89%) HTML
5 62 (57.41%) jQuery
6 58 (53.70%) .NET Framework
7 54 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 32 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (29.63%) Ajax
8 32 (29.63%) Web Services
9 31 (28.70%) XML
10 28 (25.93%) WCF
11 24 (22.22%) XSLT
12 16 (14.81%) SOAP
12 16 (14.81%) WPF
12 16 (14.81%) JSON
13 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 11 (10.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (10.19%) XHTML
14 11 (10.19%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (8.33%) FMCG
3 7 (6.48%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.70%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.93%) User Experience
6 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.74%) Windows
2 5 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.70%) Android
4 2 (1.85%) Linux
5 1 (0.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (33.33%) MVC
3 19 (17.59%) ERP
4 18 (16.67%) OOP
5 14 (12.96%) Refactoring
5 14 (12.96%) Software Architecture
5 14 (12.96%) Scrum
6 11 (10.19%) Waterfall
7 8 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (7.41%) TDD
7 8 (7.41%) OO
8 7 (6.48%) CRM
8 7 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.48%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.48%) Workflow
8 7 (6.48%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.56%) Web Development
9 6 (5.56%) SOA
10 5 (4.63%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.70%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (80.56%) C#
2 80 (74.07%) JavaScript
3 61 (56.48%) SQL
4 23 (21.30%) T-SQL
5 19 (17.59%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.56%) PHP
7 2 (1.85%) VB6
7 2 (1.85%) VB
8 1 (0.93%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.63%) Facebook
3 4 (3.70%) Twitter
4 3 (2.78%) Telerik
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle
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