The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 51 70 62
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 39 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.21% 1.54% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.04% 3.59% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 39 11 7
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £20,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £37,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
485 306 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 52.32% 42.86% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 438 265 313
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
East Midlands

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +26 36 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Loughborough +4 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Lutterworth - 1 £29,500 -
LINQ
East Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 87 (98.86%) C#
1 87 (98.86%) SQL Server
2 80 (90.91%) .NET
3 77 (87.50%) ASP.NET
4 76 (86.36%) JavaScript
4 76 (86.36%) jQuery
5 74 (84.09%) Microsoft
6 73 (82.95%) Ajax
7 70 (79.55%) HTML
7 70 (79.55%) CSS
8 49 (55.68%) XML
8 49 (55.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 48 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 48 (54.55%) SOAP
10 47 (53.41%) Web Services
10 47 (53.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 45 (51.14%) SQL
12 44 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 44 (50.00%) .NET Framework
13 42 (47.73%) SQL Server 2005
13 42 (47.73%) SQL Server 2008
13 42 (47.73%) XSLT
14 41 (46.59%) XSD
14 41 (46.59%) XHTML
14 41 (46.59%) T-SQL
15 29 (32.95%) Windows
16 26 (29.55%) Visual Studio
17 25 (28.41%) VB.NET
17 25 (28.41%) WinForms
18 14 (15.91%) WCF

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.82%) Lync
1 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) DNN
2 1 (1.14%) WordPress
2 1 (1.14%) Apache
2 1 (1.14%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) SaaS
1 3 (3.41%) PaaS
1 3 (3.41%) IaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) Internet
2 3 (3.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (98.86%) SQL Server
2 48 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 42 (47.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 42 (47.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (29.55%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.09%) NUnit
3 6 (6.82%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (6.82%) Subversion
4 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (6.82%) Billing
1 6 (6.82%) Games
2 2 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 85 (96.59%) Developer
2 34 (38.64%) Web Developer
3 28 (31.82%) Senior Developer
4 26 (29.55%) Software Developer
5 22 (25.00%) .NET Developer
6 12 (13.64%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (10.23%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (6.82%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.27%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.27%) Development Team Leader
10 2 (2.27%) Software Team Leader
10 2 (2.27%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (2.27%) Software Development Team Leader
11 1 (1.14%) Software Manager
11 1 (1.14%) C++/C# Developer
11 1 (1.14%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (90.91%) .NET
2 77 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 76 (86.36%) jQuery
4 73 (82.95%) Ajax
5 70 (79.55%) HTML
5 70 (79.55%) CSS
6 49 (55.68%) XML
6 49 (55.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (54.55%) SOAP
8 47 (53.41%) Web Services
8 47 (53.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 44 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 44 (50.00%) .NET Framework
10 42 (47.73%) XSLT
11 41 (46.59%) XSD
11 41 (46.59%) XHTML
12 25 (28.41%) WinForms
13 14 (15.91%) WCF
14 8 (9.09%) NHibernate
15 7 (7.95%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.95%) Windows
2 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.36%) MVC
2 9 (10.23%) TDD
3 6 (6.82%) Web Application Development
3 6 (6.82%) Scrum
3 6 (6.82%) CRM
4 4 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 2 (2.27%) E-Commerce
5 2 (2.27%) BDD
6 1 (1.14%) Web Development
6 1 (1.14%) Multithreading
6 1 (1.14%) UML
6 1 (1.14%) ERP
6 1 (1.14%) Project Management
6 1 (1.14%) Workflow
6 1 (1.14%) Validation
6 1 (1.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 87 (98.86%) C#
2 76 (86.36%) JavaScript
3 45 (51.14%) SQL
4 41 (46.59%) T-SQL
5 25 (28.41%) VB.NET
6 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.82%) Delphi
7 1 (1.14%) C++
7 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.27%) MCP
1 2 (2.27%) MCAD
1 2 (2.27%) MCSD
1 2 (2.27%) MCTS
2 1 (1.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 74 (84.09%) Microsoft
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
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