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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 55 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.24% 1.79% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 5.51% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 9
Median salary £26,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.82% +2.40%
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
163 236 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 39.18% 32.42% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 128 215 209
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development

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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Junior
3 2 (50.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Junior C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft