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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 138 158 148
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 36 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.00% 0.56% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.88% 1.56% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 35 20 9
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £31,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £31,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
1248 1347 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 34.71% 35.62% 37.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 1098 879
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 17 April 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Leeds

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 52 (98.11%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (96.23%) C#
3 48 (90.57%) .NET
4 47 (88.68%) MVC
5 45 (84.91%) ASP.NET
6 40 (75.47%) .NET Framework
6 40 (75.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (71.70%) Entity Framework
8 36 (67.92%) CSS
8 36 (67.92%) JavaScript
9 35 (66.04%) HTML
10 30 (56.60%) SQL
11 29 (54.72%) IIS
12 26 (49.06%) SQL Server
13 25 (47.17%) TDD
14 22 (41.51%) WCF
14 22 (41.51%) jQuery
15 21 (39.62%) Ajax
16 18 (33.96%) Scrum
17 17 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
17 17 (32.08%) REST
18 16 (30.19%) NHibernate
18 16 (30.19%) Subversion
18 16 (30.19%) Oracle
19 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET Web API
20 14 (26.42%) Castle Windsor
20 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 14 (26.42%) Inversion of Control
20 14 (26.42%) MSTest

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (54.72%) IIS
2 4 (7.55%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (49.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
2 16 (30.19%) Subversion
3 14 (26.42%) NUnit
3 14 (26.42%) MSTest
4 11 (20.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.77%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (9.43%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (9.43%) Retail
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (73.58%) Developer
2 34 (64.15%) .NET Developer
3 19 (35.85%) Senior Developer
4 16 (30.19%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (9.43%) Programmer
7 4 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Business Analyst
10 1 (1.89%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (1.89%) AWS Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (90.57%) .NET
2 45 (84.91%) ASP.NET
3 40 (75.47%) .NET Framework
3 40 (75.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (71.70%) Entity Framework
5 36 (67.92%) CSS
6 35 (66.04%) HTML
7 22 (41.51%) WCF
7 22 (41.51%) jQuery
8 21 (39.62%) Ajax
9 17 (32.08%) REST
10 16 (30.19%) NHibernate
11 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 14 (26.42%) RESTful
12 14 (26.42%) Castle Windsor
13 8 (15.09%) Web Services
14 6 (11.32%) HTML5
15 4 (7.55%) CSS3
16 3 (5.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.43%) NHS
3 5 (9.43%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
1 2 (3.77%) Android
1 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (98.11%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (88.68%) MVC
3 25 (47.17%) TDD
4 18 (33.96%) Scrum
5 17 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.32%) OO
6 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
7 5 (9.43%) Web Development
8 2 (3.77%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.77%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.77%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (3.77%) SOA
8 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.77%) UML
8 2 (3.77%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.89%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.89%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (1.89%) Project Management
9 1 (1.89%) MVVM
9 1 (1.89%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (96.23%) C#
2 36 (67.92%) JavaScript
3 30 (56.60%) SQL
4 11 (20.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
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