The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 89 73 83
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.40% 1.67% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 3.53% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 4
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +24.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +6.25%
LINQ
Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
505 453 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 50.15% 47.34% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 391 404 267
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

LINQ
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Nottingham

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (88.89%) CSS
3 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
4 13 (72.22%) HTML
5 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 12 (66.67%) SQL
5 12 (66.67%) MVC
6 10 (55.56%) .NET Framework
6 10 (55.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (50.00%) IIS
8 8 (44.44%) XML
8 8 (44.44%) Windows
8 8 (44.44%) jQuery
8 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (38.89%) Subversion
10 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
10 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
10 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (27.78%) Web Development
10 5 (27.78%) Ajax
11 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
11 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (22.22%) LINQ to SQL
11 4 (22.22%) JSON
11 4 (22.22%) WCF

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 9 (50.00%) IIS
2 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Subversion
2 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
3 4 (22.22%) NUnit
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Server Support
7 2 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (11.11%) Programmer
7 2 (11.11%) Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (88.89%) CSS
3 13 (72.22%) HTML
4 10 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 10 (55.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 10 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (44.44%) XML
5 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Ajax
7 4 (22.22%) LINQ to SQL
7 4 (22.22%) JSON
7 4 (22.22%) WCF
7 4 (22.22%) ActiveX
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (16.67%) WPF
8 3 (16.67%) WF
9 2 (11.11%) CSS3
9 2 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) E-Learning
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (22.22%) OOP
3 4 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (16.67%) MVVM
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Content Management
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) VB6
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Telerik