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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 58 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 18 38 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.40% 4.27% 3.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.02% 7.98% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 27
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
299 476 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.87% 53.48% 52.74%
Number of salaries quoted 277 426 356
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +33 18 £50,000 +17.64% 1
LINQ
East Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (70.21%) SQL
3 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
3 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
3 29 (61.70%) jQuery
4 27 (57.45%) .NET Framework
4 27 (57.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 25 (53.19%) Microsoft
6 24 (51.06%) C#
7 23 (48.94%) HTML
7 23 (48.94%) XSLT
7 23 (48.94%) CSS
7 23 (48.94%) XML
8 21 (44.68%) Web Services
8 21 (44.68%) ERP
8 21 (44.68%) Ajax
9 20 (42.55%) VB.NET
10 16 (34.04%) T-SQL
11 15 (31.91%) Crystal Reports
11 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
12 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (23.40%) Waterfall
14 11 (23.40%) JSON
14 11 (23.40%) FMCG
15 10 (21.28%) XHTML
15 10 (21.28%) XSD
15 10 (21.28%) SOAP
15 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (14.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) Apache
3 2 (4.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
2 15 (31.91%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.26%) MySQL
7 1 (2.13%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Hudson
2 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) Subversion
2 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.38%) MSTest
3 1 (2.13%) NUnit
General
1 2 (4.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 22 (46.81%) Software Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Programmer
3 11 (23.40%) .NET Programmer
3 11 (23.40%) VB.NET Programmer
4 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
5 9 (19.15%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Software Development Manager
6 7 (14.89%) Software Manager
6 7 (14.89%) Development Manager
7 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
8 4 (8.51%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (6.38%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (4.26%) PHP Developer
11 1 (2.13%) Senior Applications Developer
11 1 (2.13%) Applications Manager
11 1 (2.13%) Service Manager
11 1 (2.13%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (61.70%) jQuery
3 27 (57.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 27 (57.45%) .NET Framework
4 23 (48.94%) XSLT
4 23 (48.94%) HTML
4 23 (48.94%) CSS
4 23 (48.94%) XML
5 21 (44.68%) Web Services
5 21 (44.68%) Ajax
6 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
7 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (23.40%) JSON
9 10 (21.28%) XHTML
9 10 (21.28%) XSD
9 10 (21.28%) SOAP
9 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 8 (17.02%) LINQ to SQL
11 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) FMCG
2 7 (14.89%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) ERP
3 11 (23.40%) Waterfall
4 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.77%) Workflow
6 5 (10.64%) MVC
7 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.38%) Coaching
8 2 (4.26%) Change Control
8 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (70.21%) SQL
2 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
3 24 (51.06%) C#
4 20 (42.55%) VB.NET
5 16 (34.04%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.26%) VB
6 2 (4.26%) PHP
6 2 (4.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (53.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Twitter
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
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