The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 46 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 11 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.64% - 3.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.55% - 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 16
Average salary £33,250 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
168 222 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.38% 55.92% 56.56%
Number of salaries quoted 151 205 179
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Leicester

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 44 (95.65%) jQuery
3 41 (89.13%) C#
4 37 (80.43%) HTML
4 37 (80.43%) CSS
4 37 (80.43%) Microsoft
5 36 (78.26%) Ajax
6 35 (76.09%) SQL Server
7 34 (73.91%) .NET Framework
7 34 (73.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 32 (69.57%) ASP.NET
9 29 (63.04%) SQL
10 28 (60.87%) T-SQL
11 26 (56.52%) Web Services
11 26 (56.52%) XML
11 26 (56.52%) XSLT
12 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (47.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 21 (45.65%) SQL Server 2005
13 21 (45.65%) XSD
13 21 (45.65%) XHTML
13 21 (45.65%) SOAP
14 19 (41.30%) VB.NET
15 17 (36.96%) WinForms
16 12 (26.09%) Windows
17 11 (23.91%) Visual Studio
18 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (76.09%) SQL Server
2 22 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 22 (47.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (45.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) Hudson
3 2 (4.35%) MSTest
3 2 (4.35%) Subversion
4 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 21 (45.65%) Web Developer
3 17 (36.96%) Software Developer
4 13 (28.26%) Senior Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Development Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Software Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Software Development Manager
9 2 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Senior Applications Developer
10 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.17%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (95.65%) jQuery
3 37 (80.43%) HTML
3 37 (80.43%) CSS
4 36 (78.26%) Ajax
5 34 (73.91%) .NET Framework
5 34 (73.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 32 (69.57%) ASP.NET
7 26 (56.52%) Web Services
7 26 (56.52%) XML
7 26 (56.52%) XSLT
8 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 21 (45.65%) XSD
9 21 (45.65%) XHTML
9 21 (45.65%) SOAP
10 17 (36.96%) WinForms
11 7 (15.22%) WCF
11 7 (15.22%) WPF
11 7 (15.22%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) Workflow
3 5 (10.87%) MVC
3 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
4 4 (8.70%) ERP
5 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) Change Control
6 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.35%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 44 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 41 (89.13%) C#
3 29 (63.04%) SQL
4 28 (60.87%) T-SQL
5 19 (41.30%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.70%) VB6
6 4 (8.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 37 (80.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Twitter
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