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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 42 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 15 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.20% - 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.81% - 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 15
Average salary £33,250 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
192 192 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.94% 51.47% 56.98%
Number of salaries quoted 171 175 192
Average salary £37,750 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.42% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,600
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (96.08%) JavaScript
2 49 (96.08%) C#
2 49 (96.08%) jQuery
3 43 (84.31%) SQL Server
4 42 (82.35%) HTML
4 42 (82.35%) CSS
4 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
5 41 (80.39%) ASP.NET
5 41 (80.39%) Ajax
6 36 (70.59%) .NET Framework
6 36 (70.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 35 (68.63%) SQL
8 34 (66.67%) T-SQL
9 28 (54.90%) Web Services
9 28 (54.90%) XML
9 28 (54.90%) XSLT
9 28 (54.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 28 (54.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (54.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 27 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 27 (52.94%) XSD
10 27 (52.94%) XHTML
10 27 (52.94%) SOAP
11 22 (43.14%) VB.NET
12 20 (39.22%) WinForms
13 14 (27.45%) Windows
13 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
14 7 (13.73%) WCF

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (1.96%) IIS
1 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (84.31%) SQL Server
2 28 (54.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 28 (54.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.88%) Hudson
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.96%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.96%) MSTest
General
1 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (52.94%) Web Developer
3 20 (39.22%) Software Developer
4 15 (29.41%) Senior Developer
5 10 (19.61%) Senior Web Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.96%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.96%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (96.08%) jQuery
3 42 (82.35%) HTML
3 42 (82.35%) CSS
4 41 (80.39%) ASP.NET
4 41 (80.39%) Ajax
5 36 (70.59%) .NET Framework
5 36 (70.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 28 (54.90%) XSLT
6 28 (54.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (54.90%) Web Services
6 28 (54.90%) XML
7 27 (52.94%) XSD
7 27 (52.94%) SOAP
7 27 (52.94%) XHTML
7 27 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 20 (39.22%) WinForms
9 7 (13.73%) WCF
9 7 (13.73%) WPF
9 7 (13.73%) ADO.NET
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.73%) Workflow
2 5 (9.80%) MVC
3 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (1.96%) Waterfall
4 1 (1.96%) Change Control
4 1 (1.96%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 49 (96.08%) C#
1 49 (96.08%) JavaScript
2 35 (68.63%) SQL
3 34 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 22 (43.14%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.84%) VB6
5 4 (7.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
Vendors
1 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Twitter
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