The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 148 148 149
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 30 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.82% 0.72% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.32% 1.88% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 10
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% +15.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £34,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
LINQ
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1293 1333 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.49% 38.19% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1042 912
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 3 March 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Leeds

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 46 (100.00%) C#
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (97.83%) ASP.NET
2 45 (97.83%) MVC
2 45 (97.83%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (93.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (82.61%) .NET Framework
4 38 (82.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 35 (76.09%) CSS
5 35 (76.09%) JavaScript
6 34 (73.91%) HTML
7 33 (71.74%) IIS
8 27 (58.70%) SQL Server
9 24 (52.17%) Scrum
10 22 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (47.83%) Git (software)
10 22 (47.83%) REST
10 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (45.65%) SQL
12 14 (30.43%) TDD
13 13 (28.26%) WCF
13 13 (28.26%) jQuery
13 13 (28.26%) Oracle
14 12 (26.09%) Ajax
15 11 (23.91%) NHibernate
15 11 (23.91%) NUnit
15 11 (23.91%) Subversion
15 11 (23.91%) RESTful
15 11 (23.91%) Inversion of Control
15 11 (23.91%) MSTest

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 33 (71.74%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (58.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 22 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 11 (23.91%) NUnit
2 11 (23.91%) Subversion
2 11 (23.91%) MSTest
3 8 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 36 (78.26%) .NET Developer
3 18 (39.13%) Senior Developer
4 15 (32.61%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Lead .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.17%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.17%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (97.83%) ASP.NET
3 43 (93.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (82.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 38 (82.61%) .NET Framework
5 35 (76.09%) CSS
6 34 (73.91%) HTML
7 22 (47.83%) REST
7 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (28.26%) WCF
8 13 (28.26%) jQuery
9 12 (26.09%) Ajax
10 11 (23.91%) NHibernate
10 11 (23.91%) RESTful
10 11 (23.91%) Castle Windsor
10 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (6.52%) Web Services
12 2 (4.35%) WinForms
12 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (2.17%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (97.83%) MVC
1 45 (97.83%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (52.17%) Scrum
3 22 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (30.43%) TDD
5 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.52%) Web Development
7 2 (4.35%) SOA
7 2 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.17%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.17%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.17%) Project Management
8 1 (2.17%) Release Management
8 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (76.09%) JavaScript
3 21 (45.65%) SQL
4 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) VCP4
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Avaya
2 1 (2.17%) Genesys
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