The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 70 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.94% 0.56% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.39% 1.85% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 9
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
293 162 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.22% 30.06% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 258 151 226
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
1 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) Ajax
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (30.00%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (10.00%) XenServer
5 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Web Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Applications Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (90.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (30.00%) WCF
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (30.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) XenServer
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
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