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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 87 91 90
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.63% 0.71% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 1.38% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +19.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
506 579 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 45.54% 51.15% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 420 516 368
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £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 24 October 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
4 11 (68.75%) MVC
4 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
6 9 (56.25%) HTML
7 8 (50.00%) Subversion
7 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (37.50%) XML
8 6 (37.50%) WCF
9 5 (31.25%) jQuery
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (31.25%) Windows
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 5 (31.25%) IIS
10 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (25.00%) E-Learning
10 4 (25.00%) NUnit
10 4 (25.00%) Telerik
10 4 (25.00%) VB6
10 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (25.00%) T-SQL

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) Moodle
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (25.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (81.25%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (37.50%) WCF
5 6 (37.50%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
7 4 (25.00%) CSS3
7 4 (25.00%) ActiveX
7 4 (25.00%) Ajax
7 4 (25.00%) WPF
7 4 (25.00%) WF
7 4 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) E-Learning
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) OOP
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Web Development
2 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (25.00%) MVVM
2 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) PHP
4 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (25.00%) VB
4 4 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) Telerik