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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 57 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 9 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.73% 0.16% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.63% 0.47% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 10
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £36,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
160 213 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 30.71% 33.02% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 129 166 208
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Northampton

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) Entity Framework
3 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
3 11 (84.62%) Visual Studio
3 11 (84.62%) CSS
3 11 (84.62%) HTML
3 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
4 10 (76.92%) jQuery
5 8 (61.54%) WCF
5 8 (61.54%) Web Development
6 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
6 7 (53.85%) Web Services
7 6 (46.15%) SQL
7 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
7 6 (46.15%) WinForms
7 6 (46.15%) IIS
7 6 (46.15%) Degree
7 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
8 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (38.46%) Ajax
8 5 (38.46%) CMS
8 5 (38.46%) OO
9 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008

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 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 5 (38.46%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Visual Studio
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Senior .NET Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Developer
3 7 (53.85%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (53.85%) C# Developer
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (46.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (7.69%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) C# WCF Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) Entity Framework
3 11 (84.62%) .NET Framework
3 11 (84.62%) CSS
3 11 (84.62%) HTML
4 10 (76.92%) jQuery
5 8 (61.54%) WCF
6 7 (53.85%) Web Services
7 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (46.15%) WinForms
8 5 (38.46%) Ajax
9 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (7.69%) HTML5
10 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
10 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) Web Development
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft