The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 75 65 81
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.15% 1.82% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 5.26% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 7
Median salary £26,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
236 323 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 34.81% 34.51% 32.29%
Number of salaries quoted 183 295 267
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +9 1 £26,000 -5.45%
LINQ
East Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
2 13 (81.25%) Visual Studio
3 11 (68.75%) WinForms
4 10 (62.50%) SQL
5 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (50.00%) Entity Framework
6 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (50.00%) WPF
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (43.75%) HTML
7 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
7 7 (43.75%) CSS
7 7 (43.75%) Web Services
7 7 (43.75%) Web Development
7 7 (43.75%) jQuery
7 7 (43.75%) WCF
8 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
8 6 (37.50%) Degree
8 6 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (37.50%) F#
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (37.50%) NUnit
8 6 (37.50%) Windows
9 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
10 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Visual Studio
2 6 (37.50%) NUnit
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) C# Developer
3 10 (62.50%) .NET Developer
4 6 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (31.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (31.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior
6 2 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (6.25%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) WinForms
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (50.00%) Entity Framework
4 8 (50.00%) WPF
5 7 (43.75%) CSS
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 7 (43.75%) WCF
5 7 (43.75%) Web Services
6 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (25.00%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Web Development
3 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) F#
5 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft