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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 160 171 183
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 51 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.99% 0.64% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.92% 1.78% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 51 30 11
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +21.66%
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
1744 1800 1504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.01% 36.13% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1428 1267
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 1 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 1 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 +15 34 £45,000 +23.28% 8
Wakefield - 5 £35,000 - 2
Bradford - 5 £34,000 -
Castleford +4 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 1 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 84 (98.82%) C#
2 80 (94.12%) .NET
3 75 (88.24%) ASP.NET
4 72 (84.71%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (82.35%) .NET Framework
6 66 (77.65%) MVC
7 62 (72.94%) CSS
8 60 (70.59%) JavaScript
9 58 (68.24%) HTML
9 58 (68.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 57 (67.06%) Entity Framework
11 49 (57.65%) SQL
12 44 (51.76%) SQL Server
13 40 (47.06%) IIS
13 40 (47.06%) TDD
14 35 (41.18%) jQuery
15 31 (36.47%) Ajax
16 29 (34.12%) WCF
17 25 (29.41%) Scrum
18 21 (24.71%) Team Foundation Server
18 21 (24.71%) REST
19 20 (23.53%) T-SQL
19 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
20 19 (22.35%) Continuous Integration
20 19 (22.35%) Git (software)
21 16 (18.82%) Oracle
21 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
22 15 (17.65%) VB.NET
23 14 (16.47%) NUnit
23 14 (16.47%) Subversion

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 40 (47.06%) IIS
2 4 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (51.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (8.24%) MySQL
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.35%) DTS
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (24.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (22.35%) Git (software)
3 14 (16.47%) NUnit
3 14 (16.47%) Subversion
3 14 (16.47%) MSTest
4 7 (8.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (7.06%) Retail
2 5 (5.88%) Marketing
2 5 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.53%) Finance
4 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (87.06%) Developer
2 53 (62.35%) .NET Developer
3 32 (37.65%) Senior Developer
4 18 (21.18%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Software Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (8.24%) C# Developer
7 6 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (5.88%) Programmer
8 5 (5.88%) Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Lead .NET Developer
11 1 (1.18%) Agile .NET Developer
11 1 (1.18%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (94.12%) .NET
2 75 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 70 (82.35%) .NET Framework
4 62 (72.94%) CSS
5 58 (68.24%) HTML
5 58 (68.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 57 (67.06%) Entity Framework
7 35 (41.18%) jQuery
8 31 (36.47%) Ajax
9 29 (34.12%) WCF
10 21 (24.71%) REST
11 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (16.47%) Castle Windsor
12 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 14 (16.47%) RESTful
12 14 (16.47%) NHibernate
13 12 (14.12%) Web Services
14 10 (11.76%) WinForms
15 9 (10.59%) HTML5
16 7 (8.24%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (12.94%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.88%) NHS
3 5 (5.88%) Informatics
4 1 (1.18%) Social Media
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Android
2 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (84.71%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (77.65%) MVC
3 40 (47.06%) TDD
4 25 (29.41%) Scrum
5 19 (22.35%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (16.47%) Unit Testing
7 11 (12.94%) OO
8 8 (9.41%) OOP
9 6 (7.06%) Web Development
10 3 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.53%) UML
10 3 (3.53%) CRM
11 2 (2.35%) ERP
11 2 (2.35%) ITIL
11 2 (2.35%) SOA
11 2 (2.35%) Migration
11 2 (2.35%) Test Automation
11 2 (2.35%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (2.35%) Waterfall
11 2 (2.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (98.82%) C#
2 60 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 49 (57.65%) SQL
4 20 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 15 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 7 (8.24%) XAML
6 7 (8.24%) PHP
7 1 (1.18%) C++
7 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) Oracle
1 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.24%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare, life insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Media
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Wakefield
Prospectus IT
Salary: £28500.00 - £31000.00 per annum + Pension, Flexi-time
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ERS Medical
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum (dependant on experience)
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 pa dependent on experience
Posted: 27 days ago