The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 20 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.88% - 4.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% - 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Median salary £35,000 - £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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 Wakefield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 53 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 46.15% 43.80% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 44 52 58
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £36,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield 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 Wakefield

LINQ
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Wakefield

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Games
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) OOP
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Web Developer
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) HP