The first table below looks at the demand for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 160 151 108
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -43
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 21 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.55% 0.25% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.55% 0.68% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 24
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -12.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,200 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1359 1036 1185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.82% 37.21% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 871 1081
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
West Yorkshire

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

LINQ
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Leeds region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Leeds

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Leeds

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (98.21%) ASP.NET
3 46 (82.14%) C#
4 43 (76.79%) SQL Server
5 40 (71.43%) MVC
6 39 (69.64%) WCF
7 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (60.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (55.36%) SQL
10 29 (51.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 27 (48.21%) .NET Framework
11 27 (48.21%) Visual Studio
12 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
12 26 (46.43%) SQL Server 2005
13 22 (39.29%) Web Services
13 22 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 20 (35.71%) WinForms
15 19 (33.93%) T-SQL
15 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
15 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 18 (32.14%) jQuery
16 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
17 16 (28.57%) RESTful
18 15 (26.79%) WSE
18 15 (26.79%) JSON
18 15 (26.79%) Windows
18 15 (26.79%) Scrum
19 14 (25.00%) NHS
19 14 (25.00%) DTV
19 14 (25.00%) Oracle

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (3.57%) CMS
1 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (32.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (76.79%) SQL Server
2 26 (46.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 22 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (51.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (48.21%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.57%) NUnit
4 1 (1.79%) MSTest
4 1 (1.79%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Banking
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (89.29%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) .NET Developer
3 15 (26.79%) C# Developer
4 14 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (23.21%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (98.21%) ASP.NET
3 39 (69.64%) WCF
4 34 (60.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (48.21%) .NET Framework
6 22 (39.29%) Web Services
7 20 (35.71%) WinForms
8 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 18 (32.14%) jQuery
10 16 (28.57%) RESTful
11 15 (26.79%) WSE
11 15 (26.79%) JSON
12 14 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 13 (23.21%) XML
13 13 (23.21%) CSS
14 12 (21.43%) HTML
14 12 (21.43%) WPF
15 5 (8.93%) XSLT
16 4 (7.14%) SOAP
17 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) NHS
1 14 (25.00%) DTV
2 7 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) MVC
2 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.79%) Scrum
4 9 (16.07%) Incident Management
4 9 (16.07%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (10.71%) OO
6 5 (8.93%) MVVM
7 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.36%) OOP
8 3 (5.36%) DSDM
8 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.57%) SOA
9 2 (3.57%) Data Modelling
10 1 (1.79%) OOD
10 1 (1.79%) RUP
10 1 (1.79%) UML
10 1 (1.79%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.79%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (82.14%) C#
2 31 (55.36%) SQL
3 19 (33.93%) T-SQL
3 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 6 (10.71%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 4 (7.14%) Java
7 2 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) MCP
2 1 (1.79%) MCAD
2 1 (1.79%) MCSD
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) Red Gate
4 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
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