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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 216 176 183
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +7
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 44 67 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.62% 1.08% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 2.69% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 36 56 45
Average salary £37,500 £32,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.50% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £42,300
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
2674 2493 2556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.87% 40.20% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2242 2021 2268
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -16 36 £37,500 +15.38% 1
East Yorkshire +2 5 £42,500 +28.78%
South Yorkshire -26 2 £32,750 -6.42% 1
North Yorkshire +3 1 £30,000 -7.69% 2
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 70 (95.89%) .NET
2 68 (93.15%) C#
3 66 (90.41%) ASP.NET
4 59 (80.82%) JavaScript
5 56 (76.71%) CSS
6 55 (75.34%) HTML
7 54 (73.97%) MVC
8 49 (67.12%) .NET Framework
9 43 (58.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (56.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 40 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (53.42%) SQL Server
13 34 (46.58%) SQL
14 33 (45.21%) jQuery
15 27 (36.99%) IIS
16 25 (34.25%) Ajax
16 25 (34.25%) WCF
17 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
18 22 (30.14%) Scrum
19 21 (28.77%) TDD
20 18 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
21 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
21 16 (21.92%) REST
21 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET Web API
22 15 (20.55%) Visual Studio
23 14 (19.18%) WPF
24 12 (16.44%) VB.NET
24 12 (16.44%) Silverlight
25 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
25 11 (15.07%) VMware

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 27 (36.99%) IIS
2 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.11%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (53.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) MySQL
3 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.11%) MS Access
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.55%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.85%) NUnit
3 5 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.48%) MSTest
4 4 (5.48%) Subversion
5 3 (4.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (9.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Retail
2 1 (1.37%) Marketing
2 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 68 (93.15%) Developer
2 42 (57.53%) .NET Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Senior Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Software Developer
5 10 (13.70%) C# Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Web Developer
7 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (10.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (9.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (8.22%) Web Applications Developer
9 6 (8.22%) Applications Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Lead Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Lead .NET Developer
11 2 (2.74%) 3rd Line Support
11 2 (2.74%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.74%) VB.NET Developer
12 1 (1.37%) Lead C# Developer
12 1 (1.37%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (95.89%) .NET
2 66 (90.41%) ASP.NET
3 56 (76.71%) CSS
4 55 (75.34%) HTML
5 49 (67.12%) .NET Framework
6 43 (58.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (56.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 33 (45.21%) jQuery
9 25 (34.25%) WCF
9 25 (34.25%) Ajax
10 16 (21.92%) REST
10 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (19.18%) WPF
12 12 (16.44%) Silverlight
13 10 (13.70%) HTML5
13 10 (13.70%) WinForms
14 9 (12.33%) XML
15 8 (10.96%) CSS3
16 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 5 (6.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (73.97%) MVC
2 40 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (30.14%) Scrum
4 21 (28.77%) TDD
5 18 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (9.59%) OOP
6 7 (9.59%) Web Development
7 6 (8.22%) OO
7 6 (8.22%) Migration
8 4 (5.48%) CRM
8 4 (5.48%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.11%) ITIL
9 3 (4.11%) UML
10 2 (2.74%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.74%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.37%) Software Testing
11 1 (1.37%) Automated Testing
11 1 (1.37%) Time Management
11 1 (1.37%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 68 (93.15%) C#
2 59 (80.82%) JavaScript
3 34 (46.58%) SQL
4 12 (16.44%) VB.NET
5 9 (12.33%) T-SQL
6 8 (10.96%) XAML
6 8 (10.96%) PHP
7 4 (5.48%) VB
8 2 (2.74%) C
9 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.11%) XenApp
2 3 (4.11%) XenServer
2 3 (4.11%) XenDesktop
2 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.07%) VMware
3 3 (4.11%) Twitter
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle
3 3 (4.11%) Citrix
4 1 (1.37%) Avaya
4 1 (1.37%) Genesys
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