The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 57 68 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 2 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.38% 1.14% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 2.77% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Median salary £60,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
LINQ
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
196 289 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 37.69% 41.11% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 176 264 245
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

LINQ
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Sheffield

LINQ
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Lead SQL Server Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior SQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior WPF Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 2 (100.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#