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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 61 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.21% 1.25% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 3.86% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 7
Median salary £26,000 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
156 233 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 32.70% 32.45% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 113 211 182
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) Entity Framework
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) WCF
3 7 (70.00%) Web Development
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) Degree
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (50.00%) WinForms
5 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) OO
6 4 (40.00%) IIS
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Ajax
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (30.00%) 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 4 (40.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) Entity Framework
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 7 (70.00%) WCF
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (50.00%) WinForms
6 4 (40.00%) Ajax
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (20.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft