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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 136 185 123
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -62
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 42 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.20% 0.22% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.73% 0.63% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 25
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1539 1273 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 44.10% 34.58% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1010 772
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 31 July 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Leeds

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 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 67 (93.06%) .NET
2 66 (91.67%) C#
3 51 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (69.44%) MVC
5 47 (65.28%) SQL Server
6 46 (63.89%) ASP.NET
6 46 (63.89%) .NET Framework
7 45 (62.50%) JavaScript
8 41 (56.94%) SQL
9 38 (52.78%) CSS
10 37 (51.39%) HTML
11 36 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (50.00%) Entity Framework
12 32 (44.44%) IIS
13 28 (38.89%) TDD
13 28 (38.89%) jQuery
14 26 (36.11%) T-SQL
15 25 (34.72%) WCF
16 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (31.94%) Scrum
17 19 (26.39%) XML
17 19 (26.39%) Team Foundation Server
17 19 (26.39%) Degree
18 18 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 18 (25.00%) OOP
19 17 (23.61%) Git (software)
19 17 (23.61%) REST
20 16 (22.22%) Ajax
21 15 (20.83%) NUnit
21 15 (20.83%) Retail

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 32 (44.44%) IIS
2 8 (11.11%) CMS
3 3 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (65.28%) SQL Server
2 18 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (23.61%) Git (software)
3 15 (20.83%) NUnit
3 15 (20.83%) MSTest
4 11 (15.28%) Subversion
5 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.78%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (20.83%) Pharmaceutical
1 15 (20.83%) Retail
2 12 (16.67%) Finance
3 5 (6.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (61.11%) Developer
2 41 (56.94%) .NET Developer
3 27 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 25 (34.72%) Senior .NET Developer
5 17 (23.61%) Analyst
6 15 (20.83%) Analyst Programmer
6 15 (20.83%) Programmer
7 14 (19.44%) Lead Developer
7 14 (19.44%) Lead .NET Developer
8 6 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Business Analyst
12 1 (1.39%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (93.06%) .NET
2 46 (63.89%) ASP.NET
2 46 (63.89%) .NET Framework
3 38 (52.78%) CSS
4 37 (51.39%) HTML
5 36 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 36 (50.00%) Entity Framework
6 28 (38.89%) jQuery
7 25 (34.72%) WCF
8 19 (26.39%) XML
9 17 (23.61%) REST
10 16 (22.22%) Ajax
11 15 (20.83%) RESTful
11 15 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 11 (15.28%) WinForms
13 11 (15.28%) NHibernate
13 11 (15.28%) Web Services
14 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (12.50%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) NHS
1 15 (20.83%) Informatics
2 9 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
1 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (69.44%) MVC
3 28 (38.89%) TDD
4 23 (31.94%) Scrum
4 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (25.00%) OOP
6 14 (19.44%) Mentoring
6 14 (19.44%) Coaching
7 12 (16.67%) OO
8 8 (11.11%) UML
8 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 7 (9.72%) Web Development
9 7 (9.72%) MVVM
10 6 (8.33%) Use Case
10 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.33%) RUP
10 6 (8.33%) DSDM
11 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
13 2 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 66 (91.67%) C#
2 45 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 41 (56.94%) SQL
4 26 (36.11%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 6 (8.33%) C++
5 6 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.83%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) Oracle
3 4 (5.56%) Epiphany
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Posted: 3 days ago
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