The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 28 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.24% 1.82% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% 4.26% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Average salary £38,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £35,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
West 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 Wakefield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
78 47 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 34.06% 42.73% 56.41%
Number of salaries quoted 76 45 62
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Wakefield

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (76.92%) .NET Framework
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (76.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 8 (61.54%) jQuery
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) Ajax
6 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
7 3 (23.08%) WCF
7 3 (23.08%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
7 3 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (23.08%) VB
7 3 (23.08%) Twitter
7 3 (23.08%) Web Development
7 3 (23.08%) MS Access
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MS Access
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 3 (23.08%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Senior Software Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Software Developer
4 6 (46.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
4 6 (46.15%) C# Developer
5 4 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (76.92%) .NET Framework
2 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (76.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) JSON
4 4 (30.77%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) WCF
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
6 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) UML
5 3 (23.08%) OOP
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Twitter
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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