The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 55 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 1 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.97% 0.24% 4.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.76% 0.59% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 26
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.25%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
LINQ
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
145 170 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 35.02% 40.48% 45.32%
Number of salaries quoted 135 138 235
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

LINQ
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Leicester region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Leicester

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 3 (60.00%) API Integration
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) OOD
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) WPF

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 3 (60.00%) HTML Developer
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Director
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) ADO.NET
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) API Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree