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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 153 193 157
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -36
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 57 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.22% 0.43% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.93% 1.17% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 43 21 15
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
1945 1801 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.61% 36.55% 38.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 1491 1068
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +37 41 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Bradford - 7 £34,000 -
Huddersfield - 4 £35,000 -
Wakefield - 2 £32,375 -
Halifax - 1 £17,000 -
LINQ
Yorkshire

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 97 (89.81%) C#
1 97 (89.81%) .NET
2 74 (68.52%) SQL
3 71 (65.74%) SQL Server
4 70 (64.81%) .NET Framework
5 69 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (63.89%) ASP.NET
6 66 (61.11%) MVC
7 61 (56.48%) Entity Framework
8 56 (51.85%) JavaScript
9 52 (48.15%) CSS
10 48 (44.44%) HTML
10 48 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 45 (41.67%) T-SQL
12 38 (35.19%) jQuery
12 38 (35.19%) Team Foundation Server
13 37 (34.26%) WCF
13 37 (34.26%) TDD
14 32 (29.63%) IIS
15 28 (25.93%) Degree
16 26 (24.07%) SQL Server 2008
17 25 (23.15%) Ajax
17 25 (23.15%) Scrum
17 25 (23.15%) Microsoft
18 24 (22.22%) Web Services
19 22 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
19 22 (20.37%) OOP
20 21 (19.44%) XML
21 20 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 20 (18.52%) REST

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 32 (29.63%) IIS
2 7 (6.48%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (4.63%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (4.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (65.74%) SQL Server
2 26 (24.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (17.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (17.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.70%) SQLPlus
7 3 (2.78%) DTS
8 2 (1.85%) MySQL
8 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 38 (35.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (15.74%) Git (software)
3 16 (14.81%) NUnit
3 16 (14.81%) MSTest
4 13 (12.04%) Subversion
4 13 (12.04%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.85%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 18 (16.67%) Retail
2 15 (13.89%) Pharmaceutical
3 13 (12.04%) Finance
4 6 (5.56%) Marketing
5 4 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 79 (73.15%) Developer
2 58 (53.70%) .NET Developer
3 31 (28.70%) Senior Developer
4 24 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
5 17 (15.74%) Analyst
6 15 (13.89%) Analyst Programmer
6 15 (13.89%) Programmer
7 12 (11.11%) C# Developer
8 11 (10.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (9.26%) Lead Developer
9 10 (9.26%) Lead .NET Developer
10 7 (6.48%) VB.NET Developer
10 7 (6.48%) DBA
10 7 (6.48%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (6.48%) SQL Developer
10 7 (6.48%) SQL DBA
11 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (5.56%) Software Engineer
12 5 (4.63%) C# Software Engineer
12 5 (4.63%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (89.81%) .NET
2 70 (64.81%) .NET Framework
3 69 (63.89%) ASP.NET
4 61 (56.48%) Entity Framework
5 52 (48.15%) CSS
6 48 (44.44%) HTML
6 48 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (35.19%) jQuery
8 37 (34.26%) WCF
9 25 (23.15%) Ajax
10 24 (22.22%) Web Services
11 21 (19.44%) XML
12 20 (18.52%) REST
13 19 (17.59%) WinForms
14 16 (14.81%) RESTful
14 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 13 (12.04%) NHibernate
17 11 (10.19%) Castle Windsor
18 10 (9.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) NHS
1 15 (13.89%) Informatics
2 11 (10.19%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.93%) Social Media
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) RIA
5 1 (0.93%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.89%) Windows
2 5 (4.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.70%) Android
4 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (61.11%) MVC
3 37 (34.26%) TDD
4 25 (23.15%) Scrum
5 22 (20.37%) OOP
5 22 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (16.67%) OO
7 12 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 10 (9.26%) Web Development
8 10 (9.26%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.26%) Coaching
9 8 (7.41%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.48%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (6.48%) UML
10 7 (6.48%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.56%) MVVM
12 5 (4.63%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.63%) Use Case
12 5 (4.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 97 (89.81%) C#
2 74 (68.52%) SQL
3 56 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 45 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 11 (10.19%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.56%) Java
7 5 (4.63%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.63%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) PHP
8 1 (0.93%) XAML
8 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (25.93%) Degree
2 3 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.89%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (23.15%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.89%) Oracle
3 4 (3.70%) Epiphany
4 1 (0.93%) Google
4 1 (0.93%) Apple
4 1 (0.93%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.93%) VMware
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