The first table below looks at the demand for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 16 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 60 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 9 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.41% 2.51% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.64% 6.17% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 5
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
247 162 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 38.71% 40.60% 40.12%
Number of salaries quoted 225 148 187
Average salary £37,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
Northamptonshire

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Northampton

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) MVC
3 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
4 12 (75.00%) C#
5 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
6 8 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (43.75%) jQuery
7 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (37.50%) HTML
8 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
9 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
9 5 (31.25%) CSS
9 5 (31.25%) SQL
9 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (31.25%) CMS
9 5 (31.25%) Scrum
9 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 4 (25.00%) HTML5
10 4 (25.00%) Moq
10 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (25.00%) DNN
10 4 (25.00%) Web Design
10 4 (25.00%) SEO
10 4 (25.00%) Legal
10 4 (25.00%) Content Management

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 5 (31.25%) CMS
2 4 (25.00%) DNN
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (25.00%) Moq
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
4 1 (6.25%) ReSharper
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (62.50%) C# Developer
4 7 (43.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (18.75%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 11 (68.75%) .NET Framework
4 8 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (37.50%) HTML
7 5 (31.25%) CSS
7 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 4 (25.00%) HTML5
8 4 (25.00%) WCF
9 3 (18.75%) Mono for Android
10 2 (12.50%) WPF
11 1 (6.25%) WF
11 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
11 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Web Design
3 4 (25.00%) SEO
3 4 (25.00%) Content Management
4 3 (18.75%) Android Development
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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