The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 61 70 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 17 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.18% 3.59% 4.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.50% 6.67% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 25
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
309 465 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.67% 53.88% 54.02%
Number of salaries quoted 286 425 307
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Leicestershire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

LINQ
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +35 15 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Melton Mowbray - 2 £31,000 -
LINQ
East Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (68.33%) SQL
3 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (63.33%) SQL Server
5 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 36 (60.00%) jQuery
6 33 (55.00%) C#
7 29 (48.33%) VB.NET
7 29 (48.33%) Microsoft
8 28 (46.67%) CSS
8 28 (46.67%) HTML
8 28 (46.67%) .NET Framework
8 28 (46.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 25 (41.67%) XML
9 25 (41.67%) XSLT
9 25 (41.67%) ERP
10 23 (38.33%) Ajax
11 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET
12 20 (33.33%) Web Services
13 19 (31.67%) Crystal Reports
14 17 (28.33%) T-SQL
15 15 (25.00%) FMCG
16 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (21.67%) LINQ to SQL
18 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
18 11 (18.33%) JSON
18 11 (18.33%) WinForms
19 9 (15.00%) MVC
19 9 (15.00%) XHTML

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.00%) Apache
3 5 (8.33%) WordPress
4 3 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (31.67%) Crystal Reports
3 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.33%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) Informix
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.67%) Hudson
4 3 (5.00%) Subversion
4 3 (5.00%) MSTest
5 1 (1.67%) NUnit
General
1 4 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (61.67%) Developer
2 22 (36.67%) Software Developer
3 15 (25.00%) Programmer
3 15 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
3 15 (25.00%) VB.NET Programmer
4 8 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Development Manager
5 7 (11.67%) Software Manager
5 7 (11.67%) Software Development Manager
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (1.67%) PHP Magento Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Magento Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Senior Applications Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Applications Manager
9 1 (1.67%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (60.00%) jQuery
3 28 (46.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 28 (46.67%) HTML
3 28 (46.67%) CSS
3 28 (46.67%) .NET Framework
4 25 (41.67%) XSLT
4 25 (41.67%) XML
5 23 (38.33%) Ajax
6 22 (36.67%) ASP.NET
7 20 (33.33%) Web Services
8 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (21.67%) LINQ to SQL
10 11 (18.33%) WinForms
10 11 (18.33%) JSON
11 9 (15.00%) XHTML
11 9 (15.00%) XSD
11 9 (15.00%) SOAP
11 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) FMCG
2 7 (11.67%) Data Integration
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (41.67%) ERP
3 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
4 9 (15.00%) MVC
5 8 (13.33%) Workflow
6 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.33%) Web Development
8 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.00%) Coaching
10 2 (3.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 41 (68.33%) SQL
2 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 33 (55.00%) C#
4 29 (48.33%) VB.NET
5 17 (28.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.33%) PHP
7 4 (6.67%) VB
7 4 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Twitter
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
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