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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 158 135 143
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 21 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.62% 1.12% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.71% 2.88% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 13
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1231 1286 1165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 36.17% 39.01% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1014 1035 1051
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Leeds

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 34 (100.00%) C#
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 34 (100.00%) MVC
2 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 31 (91.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (91.18%) .NET Framework
4 28 (82.35%) JavaScript
5 27 (79.41%) HTML
5 27 (79.41%) CSS
5 27 (79.41%) IIS
6 26 (76.47%) SQL Server
7 22 (64.71%) Scrum
8 21 (61.76%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (61.76%) Git (software)
8 21 (61.76%) REST
8 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (26.47%) SQL
10 8 (23.53%) TDD
11 7 (20.59%) WCF
11 7 (20.59%) Oracle
12 6 (17.65%) NUnit
12 6 (17.65%) Subversion
12 6 (17.65%) Ajax
12 6 (17.65%) NHibernate
12 6 (17.65%) jQuery
12 6 (17.65%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (17.65%) RESTful

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 27 (79.41%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 21 (61.76%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) NUnit
2 6 (17.65%) Subversion
2 6 (17.65%) MSTest
3 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 29 (85.29%) .NET Developer
3 11 (32.35%) Senior Developer
4 10 (29.41%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Lead .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 31 (91.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 31 (91.18%) .NET Framework
4 27 (79.41%) HTML
4 27 (79.41%) CSS
5 21 (61.76%) REST
5 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (20.59%) WCF
7 6 (17.65%) Ajax
7 6 (17.65%) NHibernate
7 6 (17.65%) jQuery
7 6 (17.65%) Castle Windsor
7 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (17.65%) RESTful
8 2 (5.88%) Web Services
9 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.94%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Android
1 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) MVC
2 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (64.71%) Scrum
4 21 (61.76%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (23.53%) TDD
6 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Web Development
6 1 (2.94%) Release Management
6 1 (2.94%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 28 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Avaya
3 1 (2.94%) Genesys
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