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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 136 177 119
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -58
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 42 8 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.18% 0.21% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.76% 0.65% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 35 8 37
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,200 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £34,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1522 1225 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 42.73% 32.48% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 937 812
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 September 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Leeds

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 70 (93.33%) .NET
2 64 (85.33%) C#
3 54 (72.00%) SQL Server
4 53 (70.67%) JavaScript
5 49 (65.33%) MVC
5 49 (65.33%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (62.67%) .NET Framework
7 44 (58.67%) ASP.NET
8 40 (53.33%) HTML
9 38 (50.67%) CSS
10 35 (46.67%) IIS
10 35 (46.67%) SQL
11 32 (42.67%) Entity Framework
12 31 (41.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (40.00%) Scrum
14 27 (36.00%) TDD
15 26 (34.67%) jQuery
16 25 (33.33%) T-SQL
17 24 (32.00%) WCF
18 23 (30.67%) SQL Server 2008
18 23 (30.67%) XML
18 23 (30.67%) OOP
19 20 (26.67%) Git (software)
19 20 (26.67%) REST
20 18 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
20 18 (24.00%) Mentoring
20 18 (24.00%) Coaching
21 16 (21.33%) Finance
21 16 (21.33%) OO

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 35 (46.67%) IIS
2 13 (17.33%) CMS
3 3 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (30.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (18.67%) NUnit
3 14 (18.67%) MSTest
4 6 (8.00%) Subversion
5 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.67%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (21.33%) Finance
2 15 (20.00%) Retail
2 15 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (12.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (62.67%) Developer
2 44 (58.67%) .NET Developer
3 21 (28.00%) Senior Developer
4 20 (26.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 18 (24.00%) Lead Developer
5 18 (24.00%) Lead .NET Developer
6 17 (22.67%) Analyst
7 15 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 15 (20.00%) Programmer
8 10 (13.33%) Software Engineer
8 10 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
8 10 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.67%) Senior C# Developer
12 1 (1.33%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (93.33%) .NET
2 47 (62.67%) .NET Framework
3 44 (58.67%) ASP.NET
4 40 (53.33%) HTML
5 38 (50.67%) CSS
6 32 (42.67%) Entity Framework
7 31 (41.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (34.67%) jQuery
9 24 (32.00%) WCF
10 23 (30.67%) XML
11 20 (26.67%) REST
12 18 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (20.00%) Web Services
14 14 (18.67%) RESTful
14 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (16.00%) WPF
15 12 (16.00%) SOAP
15 12 (16.00%) XSLT
16 11 (14.67%) WinForms
17 10 (13.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) NHS
1 15 (20.00%) Informatics
2 4 (5.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) Windows
1 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (65.33%) MVC
1 49 (65.33%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (40.00%) Scrum
3 27 (36.00%) TDD
4 23 (30.67%) OOP
5 18 (24.00%) Mentoring
5 18 (24.00%) Coaching
6 16 (21.33%) OO
7 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 12 (16.00%) UML
8 11 (14.67%) MVVM
9 10 (13.33%) Use Case
9 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 10 (13.33%) RUP
9 10 (13.33%) DSDM
10 9 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (10.67%) Web Development
12 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (85.33%) C#
2 53 (70.67%) JavaScript
3 35 (46.67%) SQL
4 25 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 10 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 10 (13.33%) C++
5 10 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.00%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle
3 4 (5.33%) Epiphany
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum c£45-£55K + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago