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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 73 69 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.55% 0.45% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.41% 1.06% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £32,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £32,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
283 284 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.09% 42.14% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 260 259 179
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Sheffield

LINQ
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Content Management
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL