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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 176 114 126
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +12
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.22% 1.46% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 3.79% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 37 30
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £29,500 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +6.25%
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
1200 1003 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.40% 38.61% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 917 802 992
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) C#
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
4 14 (73.68%) MVC
4 14 (73.68%) .NET Framework
4 14 (73.68%) WCF
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (63.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
7 9 (47.37%) Finance
7 9 (47.37%) HTML
8 7 (36.84%) Oracle
8 7 (36.84%) CSS
8 7 (36.84%) OO
8 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
8 7 (36.84%) Scrum
8 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (31.58%) SQL
10 5 (26.32%) DSDM
10 5 (26.32%) Web Services
10 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
10 5 (26.32%) REST
10 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
11 4 (21.05%) Degree
11 4 (21.05%) XML
11 4 (21.05%) OOD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Software Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
5 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 14 (73.68%) .NET Framework
3 14 (73.68%) WCF
3 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (63.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (47.37%) HTML
6 7 (36.84%) CSS
7 5 (26.32%) Web Services
7 5 (26.32%) REST
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (21.05%) XML
9 3 (15.79%) jQuery
10 2 (10.53%) WPF
10 2 (10.53%) WF
10 2 (10.53%) XHTML
11 1 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
1 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) MVC
2 7 (36.84%) OO
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
2 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) DSDM
5 4 (21.05%) OOD
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago