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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 40 65 54
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 42 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.77% 2.56% 4.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.26% 5.63% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 42 18 36
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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
373 320 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 42.34% 45.58% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 341 291 335
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 - 17 £39,000 - 1
Loughborough - 5 £55,000 -
Lutterworth - 5 £30,000 -
LINQ
East Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 86 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (80.23%) SQL Server
3 65 (75.58%) C#
4 63 (73.26%) SQL
5 58 (67.44%) ASP.NET
6 57 (66.28%) JavaScript
6 57 (66.28%) jQuery
7 54 (62.79%) Microsoft
8 50 (58.14%) HTML
8 50 (58.14%) CSS
9 43 (50.00%) Ajax
10 41 (47.67%) VB.NET
11 39 (45.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (44.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 38 (44.19%) .NET Framework
13 37 (43.02%) T-SQL
14 36 (41.86%) XSLT
14 36 (41.86%) XML
14 36 (41.86%) SQL Server 2005
15 31 (36.05%) SQL Server 2008
15 31 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (36.05%) SQL Server 2012
16 30 (34.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 30 (34.88%) XSD
16 30 (34.88%) XHTML
16 30 (34.88%) SOAP
16 30 (34.88%) Web Services
17 22 (25.58%) Visual Studio
18 20 (23.26%) Crystal Reports
18 20 (23.26%) ERP

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (6.98%) Apache
1 6 (6.98%) WordPress
2 1 (1.16%) CMS
2 1 (1.16%) DNN
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (80.23%) SQL Server
2 36 (41.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 31 (36.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (36.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (23.26%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (10.47%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (25.58%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.49%) Hudson
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (5.81%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (79.07%) Developer
2 32 (37.21%) Web Developer
3 26 (30.23%) Software Developer
4 25 (29.07%) Senior Developer
5 18 (20.93%) .NET Programmer
5 18 (20.93%) VB.NET Programmer
5 18 (20.93%) Programmer
6 12 (13.95%) Senior Web Developer
7 10 (11.63%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (4.65%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.65%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.49%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (1.16%) C# Developer
10 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.16%) PHP Web Developer
10 1 (1.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.16%) Magento Developer
10 1 (1.16%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 1 (1.16%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (1.16%) PHP Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (67.44%) ASP.NET
3 57 (66.28%) jQuery
4 50 (58.14%) HTML
4 50 (58.14%) CSS
5 43 (50.00%) Ajax
6 39 (45.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (44.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 38 (44.19%) .NET Framework
8 36 (41.86%) XSLT
8 36 (41.86%) XML
9 30 (34.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 30 (34.88%) XSD
9 30 (34.88%) XHTML
9 30 (34.88%) SOAP
9 30 (34.88%) Web Services
10 20 (23.26%) WinForms
11 13 (15.12%) LINQ to SQL
12 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.93%) FMCG
2 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.12%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (23.26%) ERP
3 13 (15.12%) MVC
4 7 (8.14%) Workflow
5 6 (6.98%) Web Development
6 5 (5.81%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.16%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 65 (75.58%) C#
2 63 (73.26%) SQL
3 57 (66.28%) JavaScript
4 41 (47.67%) VB.NET
5 37 (43.02%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.98%) PHP
7 4 (4.65%) VB6
7 4 (4.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 54 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.49%) Twitter
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