The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 65 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 3 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.52% 0.46% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.54% 1.32% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 12
Median salary £26,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
LINQ
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
195 228 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.03% 35.08% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 139 193 204
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

LINQ
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Northampton

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Northampton

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) .NET Framework
2 9 (81.82%) Entity Framework
3 8 (72.73%) jQuery
3 8 (72.73%) WCF
3 8 (72.73%) Web Development
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) Degree
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (54.55%) WinForms
5 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
6 5 (45.45%) OO
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) IIS
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 5 (45.45%) Ajax
6 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (54.55%) C# Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior .NET Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Developer
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) .NET Framework
2 9 (81.82%) Entity Framework
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) jQuery
3 8 (72.73%) WCF
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (54.55%) WinForms
6 5 (45.45%) Ajax
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (18.18%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) Web Development
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft