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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 120 121 123
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 54 52 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.48% 1.61% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.48% 3.87% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 53 41 45
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £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
1550 1344 1328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 42.57% 41.60% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1344 1182 1131
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 £25,550 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 29 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Northamptonshire -13 11 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Derbyshire -10 10 £36,750 +8.08%
Nottinghamshire -12 3 £30,000 -25.00%
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 155 (99.36%) .NET
2 129 (82.69%) C#
3 119 (76.28%) ASP.NET
4 116 (74.36%) SQL Server
5 113 (72.44%) JavaScript
6 98 (62.82%) jQuery
7 97 (62.18%) HTML
8 95 (60.90%) CSS
9 88 (56.41%) SQL
10 73 (46.79%) .NET Framework
10 73 (46.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 67 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
11 67 (42.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 65 (41.67%) MVC
13 63 (40.38%) Visual Studio
14 59 (37.82%) Microsoft
14 59 (37.82%) SQL Server 2008
15 56 (35.90%) SQL Server 2012
16 51 (32.69%) Web Services
17 49 (31.41%) Ajax
18 45 (28.85%) XML
19 43 (27.56%) VB.NET
20 37 (23.72%) SQL Server 2005
21 36 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
22 35 (22.44%) T-SQL
23 32 (20.51%) XSLT
23 32 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
24 31 (19.87%) Windows
25 29 (18.59%) WCF
26 28 (17.95%) SOAP

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (8.33%) CMS
2 10 (6.41%) IIS
3 8 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.85%) Apache
4 6 (3.85%) WordPress
5 5 (3.21%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.64%) DNN
6 1 (0.64%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (3.21%) MS Office
2 2 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (74.36%) SQL Server
2 59 (37.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (35.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 37 (23.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 27 (17.31%) Crystal Reports
6 21 (13.46%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.85%) MySQL
8 1 (0.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 63 (40.38%) Visual Studio
2 32 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 12 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (7.05%) Subversion
6 6 (3.85%) NUnit
7 3 (1.92%) Hudson
7 3 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.28%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.28%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.28%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.64%) MSTest
General
1 5 (3.21%) Multimedia
2 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 133 (85.26%) Developer
2 47 (30.13%) C# Developer
3 46 (29.49%) .NET Developer
4 37 (23.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (19.87%) Web Developer
6 29 (18.59%) Software Developer
6 29 (18.59%) Senior Developer
6 29 (18.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (16.03%) ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (14.74%) Programmer
9 18 (11.54%) VB.NET Programmer
9 18 (11.54%) .NET Programmer
10 11 (7.05%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Senior Web Developer
12 6 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
13 5 (3.21%) Applications Developer
13 5 (3.21%) C# Web Developer
13 5 (3.21%) Web Applications Developer
13 5 (3.21%) C# Application Developer
14 4 (2.56%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (99.36%) .NET
2 119 (76.28%) ASP.NET
3 98 (62.82%) jQuery
4 97 (62.18%) HTML
5 95 (60.90%) CSS
6 73 (46.79%) .NET Framework
6 73 (46.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 67 (42.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 51 (32.69%) Web Services
9 49 (31.41%) Ajax
10 45 (28.85%) XML
11 36 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 32 (20.51%) XSLT
13 29 (18.59%) WCF
14 28 (17.95%) SOAP
15 25 (16.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 24 (15.38%) XHTML
17 22 (14.10%) XSD
17 22 (14.10%) HTML5
18 21 (13.46%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.54%) FMCG
2 8 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.21%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.21%) E-Learning
3 5 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.92%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.87%) Windows
2 6 (3.85%) Linux
3 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.28%) Android
6 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (41.67%) MVC
3 26 (16.67%) ERP
4 22 (14.10%) OOP
5 18 (11.54%) TDD
5 18 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 13 (8.33%) Scrum
7 12 (7.69%) Web Development
7 12 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
8 8 (5.13%) CRM
8 8 (5.13%) Workflow
8 8 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.49%) SOA
10 6 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (3.21%) MVVM
11 5 (3.21%) Service Delivery
11 5 (3.21%) Unit Testing
12 4 (2.56%) Waterfall
12 4 (2.56%) Reverse Engineering
13 3 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 129 (82.69%) C#
2 113 (72.44%) JavaScript
3 88 (56.41%) SQL
4 43 (27.56%) VB.NET
5 35 (22.44%) T-SQL
6 8 (5.13%) VB
6 8 (5.13%) VB6
7 7 (4.49%) PHP
8 6 (3.85%) C++
9 2 (1.28%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (12.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 59 (37.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.56%) Telerik
2 4 (2.56%) Facebook
3 3 (1.92%) Twitter
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