The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 69 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 2 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.32% 0.52% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 1.51% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 12
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
274 199 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 43.56% 34.79% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 251 186 207
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
South Yorkshire

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 23 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Healthcare, Dental Plan, Childcare, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago