The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 160 184 179
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 49 32 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.00% 0.63% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.92% 1.75% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 48 31 10
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,800 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £34,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
LINQ
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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1679 1831 1508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.15% 35.82% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1405 1473 1244
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

LINQ
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +20 36 £45,000 +23.28% 4
Wakefield - 5 £35,000 - 2
Bradford - 4 £34,000 - 1
Castleford +6 1 £37,500 +29.31%
Huddersfield - 1 £40,500 -
LINQ
Yorkshire

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 83 (96.51%) C#
2 81 (94.19%) .NET
3 75 (87.21%) ASP.NET
4 72 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (82.56%) .NET Framework
6 67 (77.91%) MVC
7 62 (72.09%) CSS
8 61 (70.93%) JavaScript
9 58 (67.44%) HTML
10 56 (65.12%) Entity Framework
11 55 (63.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 52 (60.47%) SQL
13 42 (48.84%) TDD
14 39 (45.35%) jQuery
14 39 (45.35%) SQL Server
15 36 (41.86%) IIS
16 35 (40.70%) Ajax
17 34 (39.53%) WCF
18 22 (25.58%) T-SQL
18 22 (25.58%) Team Foundation Server
19 21 (24.42%) Scrum
20 19 (22.09%) REST
21 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
22 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
22 17 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
23 16 (18.60%) Subversion
23 16 (18.60%) NHibernate
23 16 (18.60%) Oracle
23 16 (18.60%) Web Services
23 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web API

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 36 (41.86%) IIS
2 6 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (45.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (8.14%) MySQL
3 6 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.33%) DTS
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (25.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (19.77%) Git (software)
3 16 (18.60%) Subversion
4 14 (16.28%) NUnit
4 14 (16.28%) MSTest
5 7 (8.14%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.33%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 6 (6.98%) Retail
2 5 (5.81%) Marketing
2 5 (5.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.65%) Finance
4 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 72 (83.72%) Developer
2 49 (56.98%) .NET Developer
3 32 (37.21%) Senior Developer
4 18 (20.93%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (12.79%) Software Developer
5 11 (12.79%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (8.14%) C# Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.81%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (5.81%) Programmer
8 5 (5.81%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (3.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Business Analyst
12 1 (1.16%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (94.19%) .NET
2 75 (87.21%) ASP.NET
3 71 (82.56%) .NET Framework
4 62 (72.09%) CSS
5 58 (67.44%) HTML
6 56 (65.12%) Entity Framework
7 55 (63.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (45.35%) jQuery
9 35 (40.70%) Ajax
10 34 (39.53%) WCF
11 19 (22.09%) REST
12 16 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (18.60%) NHibernate
12 16 (18.60%) Web Services
13 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 14 (16.28%) RESTful
13 14 (16.28%) Castle Windsor
14 13 (15.12%) HTML5
15 11 (12.79%) CSS3
16 10 (11.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (12.79%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.81%) NHS
3 5 (5.81%) Informatics
4 1 (1.16%) Social Media
4 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (3.49%) Android
2 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (83.72%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (77.91%) MVC
3 42 (48.84%) TDD
4 21 (24.42%) Scrum
5 17 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (15.12%) Unit Testing
7 12 (13.95%) OO
8 7 (8.14%) OOP
8 7 (8.14%) Web Development
9 4 (4.65%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.65%) UML
10 3 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.33%) SOA
11 2 (2.33%) Service Management
11 2 (2.33%) Migration
11 2 (2.33%) ITIL
11 2 (2.33%) CRM
11 2 (2.33%) ERP
11 2 (2.33%) Test Automation
11 2 (2.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 83 (96.51%) C#
2 61 (70.93%) JavaScript
3 52 (60.47%) SQL
4 22 (25.58%) T-SQL
5 15 (17.44%) VB.NET
6 7 (8.14%) XAML
6 7 (8.14%) PHP
7 1 (1.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 7 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.60%) Oracle
3 7 (8.14%) VMware
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