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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 63 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 20 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.17% 1.65% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.97% 4.18% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 12
Average salary £38,500 £36,250 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.20% -7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
335 239 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 36.33% 39.50% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 312 215 245
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £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 24 December 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 -5 11 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Kettering - 9 £37,500 -
LINQ
East Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 30 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 29 (90.63%) JavaScript
3 29 (90.63%) CSS
4 27 (84.38%) HTML
5 18 (56.25%) .NET Framework
6 16 (50.00%) jQuery
6 16 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 15 (46.88%) SQL
7 15 (46.88%) MVC
7 15 (46.88%) Relational Database
8 14 (43.75%) Visual Studio
8 14 (43.75%) Refactoring
8 14 (43.75%) Software Architecture
9 13 (40.63%) CMS
9 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (40.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 12 (37.50%) OOP
10 12 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 10 (31.25%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
12 4 (12.50%) WCF
13 3 (9.38%) TDD
13 3 (9.38%) CruiseControl

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (40.63%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (46.88%) Relational Database
3 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Visual Studio
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 12 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (9.38%) CruiseControl
5 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (93.75%) C# Developer
2 30 (93.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 29 (90.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 18 (56.25%) .NET Developer
5 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (50.00%) Senior Developer
7 14 (43.75%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (9.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
10 1 (3.13%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (93.75%) ASP.NET
3 29 (90.63%) CSS
4 27 (84.38%) HTML
5 18 (56.25%) .NET Framework
6 16 (50.00%) jQuery
6 16 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 10 (31.25%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (12.50%) WCF
10 2 (6.25%) Web Services
10 2 (6.25%) Ajax
11 1 (3.13%) WPF
11 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) MVC
2 14 (43.75%) Refactoring
2 14 (43.75%) Software Architecture
3 12 (37.50%) OOP
4 3 (9.38%) TDD
5 2 (6.25%) ITSM
5 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.25%) OO
5 2 (6.25%) Android Development
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (90.63%) JavaScript
3 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Flexi - Time & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago