The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 80 66 71
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.14% 0.47% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.27% 1.31% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 6
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
LINQ
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
336 229 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 34.89% 36.18% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 296 211 219
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -18 9 £41,500 -2.35%
Kettering - 2 £38,500 - 1
Towcester - 1 £40,000 -
LINQ
East Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
3 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
4 19 (82.61%) .NET Framework
4 19 (82.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 18 (78.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (78.26%) HTML
5 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
6 15 (65.22%) CSS
6 15 (65.22%) jQuery
7 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (56.52%) Visual Studio
7 13 (56.52%) MVC
8 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 11 (47.83%) Razor View Engine
9 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (47.83%) Relational Database
9 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 11 (47.83%) CMS
10 10 (43.48%) SQL
11 8 (34.78%) WCF
11 8 (34.78%) WPF
12 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (21.74%) Degree
13 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
13 5 (21.74%) C++
13 5 (21.74%) Scrum
13 5 (21.74%) N-Tier

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 11 (47.83%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (47.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (56.52%) Visual Studio
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (8.70%) ReSharper
4 2 (8.70%) CruiseControl
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (95.65%) C# Developer
3 21 (91.30%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (86.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (82.61%) .NET Developer
6 18 (78.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
8 3 (13.04%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) ASP.NET
3 19 (82.61%) .NET Framework
3 19 (82.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 18 (78.26%) HTML
5 15 (65.22%) CSS
5 15 (65.22%) jQuery
6 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 11 (47.83%) Razor View Engine
8 8 (34.78%) WCF
8 8 (34.78%) WPF
9 5 (21.74%) WF
9 5 (21.74%) Silverlight
10 2 (8.70%) Ajax
10 2 (8.70%) Web Services
10 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) N-Tier
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
3 5 (21.74%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) OOP
4 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) MVVM
5 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
3 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
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