The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 175 132 111
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -21
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 9 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.25% 0.86% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% 2.23% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 34
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -7.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1301 986 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.49% 38.53% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 770 888
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
West Yorkshire

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 23 July 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 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET
3 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
4 26 (89.66%) C#
5 24 (82.76%) WCF
6 23 (79.31%) MVC
7 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (55.17%) .NET Framework
9 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
10 13 (44.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (44.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (41.38%) SQL
11 12 (41.38%) HTML
12 11 (37.93%) Oracle
12 11 (37.93%) Visual Studio
12 11 (37.93%) CSS
12 11 (37.93%) Web Services
12 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
12 11 (37.93%) Scrum
13 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
14 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
14 9 (31.03%) Finance
14 9 (31.03%) jQuery
15 8 (27.59%) WinForms
16 7 (24.14%) OO
16 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (24.14%) WPF
16 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (6.90%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (93.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (37.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Web Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.45%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET
3 24 (82.76%) WCF
4 22 (75.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (55.17%) .NET Framework
6 13 (44.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 12 (41.38%) HTML
8 11 (37.93%) Web Services
8 11 (37.93%) CSS
9 9 (31.03%) jQuery
10 8 (27.59%) WinForms
11 7 (24.14%) WPF
11 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 5 (17.24%) REST
12 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (17.24%) JSON
12 5 (17.24%) WSE
12 5 (17.24%) RESTful
12 5 (17.24%) XML
13 3 (10.34%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) NHS
1 5 (17.24%) DTV
2 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.90%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) MVC
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) Scrum
4 7 (24.14%) OO
4 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
5 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) DSDM
6 4 (13.79%) OOD
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) OOP
8 2 (6.90%) SOA
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) C#
2 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
5 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
6 5 (17.24%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 2 (6.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Oracle
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Red Gate
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