The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 73 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 11 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.23% 0.63% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.83% 1.56% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
287 256 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.07% 40.19% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 270 232 229
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
East Midlands

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 1 August 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 - 11 £37,500 - 1
Towcester - 1 £40,000 -
LINQ
East Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) ASP.NET
3 22 (84.62%) C#
4 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
5 19 (73.08%) .NET Framework
5 19 (73.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 18 (69.23%) MVC
7 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
8 16 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (57.69%) jQuery
9 15 (57.69%) HTML
10 13 (50.00%) Visual Studio
10 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (46.15%) CSS
12 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (38.46%) CMS
14 9 (34.62%) SQL
14 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
14 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 9 (34.62%) Razor View Engine
14 9 (34.62%) WPF
15 8 (30.77%) WCF
15 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (23.08%) Scrum
17 5 (19.23%) Degree
17 5 (19.23%) C++
17 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
17 5 (19.23%) N-Tier

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 10 (38.46%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) DNN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (34.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (11.54%) ReSharper
4 3 (11.54%) CruiseControl
5 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.85%) Moq
General
1 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (92.31%) .NET Developer
3 20 (76.92%) C# Developer
3 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET Developer
4 19 (73.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (61.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) ASP.NET
3 19 (73.08%) .NET Framework
3 19 (73.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 15 (57.69%) jQuery
4 15 (57.69%) HTML
5 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (46.15%) CSS
7 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 9 (34.62%) Razor View Engine
7 9 (34.62%) WPF
8 8 (30.77%) WCF
9 5 (19.23%) WF
9 5 (19.23%) Silverlight
10 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 2 (7.69%) Ajax
11 2 (7.69%) Web Services
12 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) MVC
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Content Management
6 1 (3.85%) Web Design
6 1 (3.85%) SEO
6 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) C++
4 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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