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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 163 150 175
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 43 51 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.91% 1.18% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.60% 3.02% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 40 43 15
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £28,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,600 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1657 1687 1614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.07% 38.90% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 1359 1448
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -8 22 £37,500 +2.73% 3
Wakefield - 10 £38,000 - 1
Castleford -2 2 £28,500 -1.72%
Bradford - 2 £34,000 - 1
LINQ
Yorkshire

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 64 (100.00%) C#
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (96.88%) ASP.NET
3 58 (90.63%) .NET Framework
4 53 (82.81%) JavaScript
5 52 (81.25%) CSS
6 51 (79.69%) HTML
6 51 (79.69%) MVC
7 46 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (71.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (71.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 37 (57.81%) SQL Server
9 36 (56.25%) IIS
10 32 (50.00%) SQL
11 25 (39.06%) Scrum
12 23 (35.94%) jQuery
13 22 (34.38%) WCF
13 22 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (32.81%) TDD
14 21 (32.81%) REST
14 21 (32.81%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (32.81%) Git (software)
15 19 (29.69%) Ajax
16 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
17 14 (21.88%) VB.NET
18 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
18 12 (18.75%) WinForms
19 9 (14.06%) XAML
19 9 (14.06%) VMware
19 9 (14.06%) PHP

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (56.25%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (57.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) MySQL
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.69%) MS Access
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Git (software)
2 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (9.38%) MSTest
4 6 (9.38%) NUnit
4 6 (9.38%) Subversion
5 3 (4.69%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (98.44%) Developer
2 43 (67.19%) .NET Developer
3 22 (34.38%) Senior Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (14.06%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (14.06%) C# Developer
7 8 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Lead .NET Developer
8 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Lead Developer
8 5 (7.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.13%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (3.13%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.56%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.56%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Agile .NET Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (96.88%) ASP.NET
3 58 (90.63%) .NET Framework
4 52 (81.25%) CSS
5 51 (79.69%) HTML
6 46 (71.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 46 (71.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 23 (35.94%) jQuery
8 22 (34.38%) WCF
8 22 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 21 (32.81%) REST
10 19 (29.69%) Ajax
11 12 (18.75%) WinForms
12 9 (14.06%) WPF
12 9 (14.06%) Silverlight
12 9 (14.06%) CSS3
12 9 (14.06%) HTML5
13 7 (10.94%) NHibernate
14 6 (9.38%) RESTful
14 6 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (79.69%) MVC
2 46 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (39.06%) Scrum
4 21 (32.81%) TDD
4 21 (32.81%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.38%) Unit Testing
5 6 (9.38%) Web Development
6 5 (7.81%) OOP
7 3 (4.69%) OO
7 3 (4.69%) UML
8 2 (3.13%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (3.13%) SOA
9 1 (1.56%) Project Management
9 1 (1.56%) CRM
9 1 (1.56%) OOD
9 1 (1.56%) Release Management
9 1 (1.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.56%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.56%) Time Management
9 1 (1.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C#
2 53 (82.81%) JavaScript
3 32 (50.00%) SQL
4 14 (21.88%) VB.NET
5 9 (14.06%) XAML
5 9 (14.06%) PHP
6 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.69%) VB
8 1 (1.56%) C++
8 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) VMware
3 8 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (4.69%) Twitter
5 1 (1.56%) Avaya
5 1 (1.56%) Genesys
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits + pensions
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Wakefield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago