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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 67 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.16% - 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
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
241 310 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.31% 43.24% 36.63%
Number of salaries quoted 223 270 220
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 12 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Framework
2 12 (92.31%) Entity Framework
3 11 (84.62%) jQuery
3 11 (84.62%) HTML5
3 11 (84.62%) MVC
3 11 (84.62%) CMS
3 11 (84.62%) Content Management
3 11 (84.62%) CSS
3 11 (84.62%) SharePoint
3 11 (84.62%) HTML
3 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 11 (84.62%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (7.69%) Selenium
5 1 (7.69%) NUnit
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Back Office
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) CMS
1 11 (84.62%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) MSTest
1 1 (7.69%) NUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) WiX
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Developer
3 11 (84.62%) .NET Web Developer
3 11 (84.62%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Framework
2 12 (92.31%) Entity Framework
3 11 (84.62%) CSS
3 11 (84.62%) HTML
3 11 (84.62%) HTML5
3 11 (84.62%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.69%) Autofac
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Content Management
1 11 (84.62%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) BDD
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Kanban
3 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft