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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 138 171 140
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -31
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 32 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.98% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.62% 0.93% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 8
Average salary £41,250 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.45% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,850 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1221 1289 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 37.31% 35.34% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 988 1082 845
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 22 May 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Leeds

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 60 (96.77%) C#
2 57 (91.94%) .NET
3 54 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (82.26%) MVC
5 47 (75.81%) ASP.NET
6 45 (72.58%) .NET Framework
7 42 (67.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (66.13%) Entity Framework
9 38 (61.29%) JavaScript
10 37 (59.68%) SQL
11 36 (58.06%) CSS
12 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
12 35 (56.45%) HTML
13 30 (48.39%) IIS
14 28 (45.16%) TDD
15 25 (40.32%) WCF
15 25 (40.32%) jQuery
16 21 (33.87%) Ajax
17 18 (29.03%) Scrum
18 17 (27.42%) Oracle
19 16 (25.81%) T-SQL
19 16 (25.81%) NHibernate
19 16 (25.81%) Subversion
19 16 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
19 16 (25.81%) Team Foundation Server
19 16 (25.81%) REST
19 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 15 (24.19%) Degree
21 14 (22.58%) RESTful

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (48.39%) IIS
2 4 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (56.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Subversion
1 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
1 16 (25.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (22.58%) MSTest
2 14 (22.58%) NUnit
3 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.23%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.52%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (14.52%) Retail
2 7 (11.29%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (70.97%) Developer
2 38 (61.29%) .NET Developer
3 24 (38.71%) Senior Developer
4 20 (32.26%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (17.74%) Analyst
6 9 (14.52%) Analyst Programmer
6 9 (14.52%) Programmer
7 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Lead .NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Information Analyst
10 1 (1.61%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (91.94%) .NET
2 47 (75.81%) ASP.NET
3 45 (72.58%) .NET Framework
4 42 (67.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (66.13%) Entity Framework
6 36 (58.06%) CSS
7 35 (56.45%) HTML
8 25 (40.32%) WCF
8 25 (40.32%) jQuery
9 21 (33.87%) Ajax
10 16 (25.81%) NHibernate
10 16 (25.81%) REST
10 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 14 (22.58%) RESTful
11 14 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (22.58%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (12.90%) Web Services
13 7 (11.29%) XML
13 7 (11.29%) WinForms
14 6 (9.68%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (14.52%) NHS
2 9 (14.52%) Informatics
3 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Android
2 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (82.26%) MVC
3 28 (45.16%) TDD
4 18 (29.03%) Scrum
5 16 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.29%) Unit Testing
6 7 (11.29%) Web Development
7 6 (9.68%) OO
7 6 (9.68%) OOP
8 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.45%) Coaching
9 3 (4.84%) SOA
9 3 (4.84%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (3.23%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.23%) UML
10 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.61%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (1.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (96.77%) C#
2 38 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 37 (59.68%) SQL
4 16 (25.81%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) Epiphany
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum c£45-£55K + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Epiphany Search
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, North, United Kingdom
Epiphany Search
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago