The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 96 79 91
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.35% 1.45% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 3.09% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 5
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +19.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
589 550 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 50.95% 46.77% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 467 463 367
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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 Nottinghamshire

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Nottingham -14 4 £34,000 -15.00%
LINQ
East Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
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%) jQuery
5 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (44.44%) XML
6 5 (27.78%) Ajax
7 4 (22.22%) ActiveX
7 4 (22.22%) LINQ to SQL
7 4 (22.22%) JSON
7 4 (22.22%) WCF
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%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (22.22%) OOP
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) MVVM
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%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) VB
4 4 (22.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Telerik