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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 139 176 133
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -43
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 41 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.21% 0.25% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.83% 0.70% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 12
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,248
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +32.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £34,625
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1447 1294 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 42.86% 35.44% 39.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1061 763
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 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 3 July 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Leeds

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 72 (96.00%) C#
2 70 (93.33%) .NET
3 57 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (70.67%) MVC
5 51 (68.00%) ASP.NET
6 47 (62.67%) SQL
6 47 (62.67%) .NET Framework
7 46 (61.33%) SQL Server
8 44 (58.67%) JavaScript
9 41 (54.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 40 (53.33%) Entity Framework
11 39 (52.00%) CSS
12 38 (50.67%) HTML
13 31 (41.33%) IIS
14 29 (38.67%) jQuery
15 28 (37.33%) WCF
15 28 (37.33%) TDD
16 27 (36.00%) T-SQL
17 24 (32.00%) Scrum
18 22 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (29.33%) Team Foundation Server
19 21 (28.00%) Degree
20 18 (24.00%) Ajax
20 18 (24.00%) XML
21 17 (22.67%) SQL Server 2008
21 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
21 17 (22.67%) REST
22 16 (21.33%) MSTest
22 16 (21.33%) RESTful
22 16 (21.33%) NUnit

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 31 (41.33%) IIS
2 5 (6.67%) CMS
3 4 (5.33%) BizTalk Server
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 46 (61.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.67%) 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
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 22 (29.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (22.67%) Git (software)
3 16 (21.33%) NUnit
3 16 (21.33%) MSTest
4 13 (17.33%) Subversion
5 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.67%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 15 (20.00%) Retail
2 13 (17.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (61.33%) Developer
2 40 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 27 (36.00%) Senior Developer
4 23 (30.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 17 (22.67%) Analyst
6 15 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 15 (20.00%) Programmer
7 10 (13.33%) Lead Developer
7 10 (13.33%) Lead .NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Applications Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (93.33%) .NET
2 51 (68.00%) ASP.NET
3 47 (62.67%) .NET Framework
4 41 (54.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 40 (53.33%) Entity Framework
6 39 (52.00%) CSS
7 38 (50.67%) HTML
8 29 (38.67%) jQuery
9 28 (37.33%) WCF
10 18 (24.00%) XML
10 18 (24.00%) Ajax
11 17 (22.67%) REST
12 16 (21.33%) RESTful
13 15 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 13 (17.33%) WinForms
15 13 (17.33%) NHibernate
15 13 (17.33%) Web Services
16 11 (14.67%) Castle Windsor
17 9 (12.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) NHS
1 15 (20.00%) Informatics
2 11 (14.67%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (70.67%) MVC
3 28 (37.33%) TDD
4 24 (32.00%) Scrum
5 22 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (20.00%) OOP
7 11 (14.67%) OO
8 10 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 10 (13.33%) Coaching
9 9 (12.00%) Web Development
10 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.33%) UML
10 7 (9.33%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.00%) MVVM
12 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
12 5 (6.67%) RUP
12 5 (6.67%) DSDM
12 5 (6.67%) Use Case
13 3 (4.00%) SOA
13 3 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 72 (96.00%) C#
2 47 (62.67%) SQL
3 44 (58.67%) JavaScript
4 27 (36.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.67%) C++
5 5 (6.67%) Java
6 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.00%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Oracle
2 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.33%) Epiphany
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