The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 208 181 194
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 45 64 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.65% 0.97% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.73% 2.40% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 42 57 33
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2605 2670 2386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.64% 40.63% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2223 2132 2119
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Yorkshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire -14 43 £37,500 +8.69% 10
North Yorkshire +15 2 £30,000 +9.09%
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 82 (96.47%) .NET
2 81 (95.29%) C#
3 78 (91.76%) ASP.NET
4 65 (76.47%) JavaScript
5 64 (75.29%) CSS
5 64 (75.29%) MVC
5 64 (75.29%) .NET Framework
6 62 (72.94%) HTML
7 55 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 53 (62.35%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (61.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 46 (54.12%) SQL Server
11 43 (50.59%) SQL
12 36 (42.35%) IIS
13 33 (38.82%) jQuery
14 30 (35.29%) WCF
15 29 (34.12%) Scrum
16 26 (30.59%) TDD
17 25 (29.41%) Ajax
18 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
19 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET Web API
20 21 (24.71%) REST
20 21 (24.71%) Continuous Integration
20 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
21 16 (18.82%) Visual Studio
22 15 (17.65%) VB.NET
23 14 (16.47%) Silverlight
24 13 (15.29%) WPF
24 13 (15.29%) T-SQL
24 13 (15.29%) WinForms

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (42.35%) IIS
2 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.53%) DNS
2 1 (1.18%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (54.12%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (10.59%) MySQL
4 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.53%) MS Access
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
2 16 (18.82%) Visual Studio
3 9 (10.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (8.24%) MSTest
4 7 (8.24%) NUnit
4 7 (8.24%) Subversion
5 3 (3.53%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Marketing
2 2 (2.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Back Office
3 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 80 (94.12%) Developer
2 53 (62.35%) .NET Developer
3 23 (27.06%) Senior Developer
4 12 (14.12%) Software Developer
4 12 (14.12%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (12.94%) C# Developer
6 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (9.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Web Developer
8 7 (8.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Web Applications Developer
11 3 (3.53%) VB.NET Developer
12 2 (2.35%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (2.35%) 3rd Line Support
13 1 (1.18%) Systems Engineer
13 1 (1.18%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (96.47%) .NET
2 78 (91.76%) ASP.NET
3 64 (75.29%) CSS
3 64 (75.29%) .NET Framework
4 62 (72.94%) HTML
5 55 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (61.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 33 (38.82%) jQuery
8 30 (35.29%) WCF
9 25 (29.41%) Ajax
10 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (24.71%) REST
12 14 (16.47%) Silverlight
13 13 (15.29%) WPF
13 13 (15.29%) WinForms
14 11 (12.94%) HTML5
15 9 (10.59%) CSS3
16 7 (8.24%) Web Services
16 7 (8.24%) XML
16 7 (8.24%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Windows
2 3 (3.53%) UNIX
2 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.18%) Linux
3 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (75.29%) MVC
2 53 (62.35%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (34.12%) Scrum
4 26 (30.59%) TDD
5 21 (24.71%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.59%) OOP
6 9 (10.59%) Web Development
7 8 (9.41%) OO
8 7 (8.24%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.71%) CRM
9 4 (4.71%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.53%) ITIL
10 3 (3.53%) UML
10 3 (3.53%) Migration
11 2 (2.35%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (2.35%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.35%) SOA
12 1 (1.18%) OOD
12 1 (1.18%) Project Management
12 1 (1.18%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (95.29%) C#
2 65 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 43 (50.59%) SQL
4 15 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 13 (15.29%) T-SQL
6 10 (11.76%) XAML
7 9 (10.59%) PHP
8 4 (4.71%) VB
9 2 (2.35%) C
10 1 (1.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.53%) XenApp
2 3 (3.53%) XenServer
2 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.12%) VMware
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle
4 3 (3.53%) Citrix
4 3 (3.53%) Twitter
5 1 (1.18%) Avaya
5 1 (1.18%) Genesys
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits + pensions
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Certifications, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Blue Town Online
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 15 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Wakefield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago