The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 216 169 152
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -17
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 26 44 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.83% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 2.20% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26 42 68
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2698 2002 2304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.10% 37.72% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2193 1623 1981
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -59 13 £37,500 +20.48% 8
North Yorkshire -13 10 £32,750 -12.66% 1
South Yorkshire -13 3 £32,500 +19.26% 2
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 73 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (94.52%) C#
3 65 (89.04%) ASP.NET
4 52 (71.23%) JavaScript
5 50 (68.49%) SQL Server
5 50 (68.49%) WCF
6 48 (65.75%) HTML
7 45 (61.64%) jQuery
8 42 (57.53%) MVC
9 34 (46.58%) XML
10 33 (45.21%) Ajax
11 32 (43.84%) CSS
12 29 (39.73%) Web Services
12 29 (39.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (38.36%) SQL
14 26 (35.62%) WPF
15 25 (34.25%) JSON
16 24 (32.88%) .NET Framework
17 23 (31.51%) Windows
17 23 (31.51%) Finance
18 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
19 21 (28.77%) Visual Studio
19 21 (28.77%) Web Development
20 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
21 18 (24.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 17 (23.29%) Team Foundation Server
22 17 (23.29%) Scrum
22 17 (23.29%) VB.NET
23 16 (21.92%) OO
23 16 (21.92%) XHTML

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (6.85%) IIS
2 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) CMS
4 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (68.49%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.85%) MySQL
5 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (28.77%) Visual Studio
2 17 (23.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.48%) NUnit
4 3 (4.11%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (4.11%) Moq
General
1 23 (31.51%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Back Office
2 1 (1.37%) Banking
2 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (90.41%) Developer
2 48 (65.75%) .NET Developer
3 19 (26.03%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (26.03%) C# Developer
4 14 (19.18%) Applications Developer
5 13 (17.81%) Web Developer
6 12 (16.44%) Senior Developer
7 10 (13.70%) C# Application Developer
7 10 (13.70%) .NET Applications Developer
8 9 (12.33%) Software Developer
8 9 (12.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (9.59%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (5.48%) C# Web Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Web Applications Developer
11 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.11%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (4.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
12 2 (2.74%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 2 (2.74%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (89.04%) ASP.NET
3 50 (68.49%) WCF
4 48 (65.75%) HTML
5 45 (61.64%) jQuery
6 34 (46.58%) XML
7 33 (45.21%) Ajax
8 32 (43.84%) CSS
9 29 (39.73%) Web Services
9 29 (39.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (35.62%) WPF
11 25 (34.25%) JSON
12 24 (32.88%) .NET Framework
13 18 (24.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 16 (21.92%) XHTML
14 16 (21.92%) HTML5
15 8 (10.96%) WinForms
15 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 6 (8.22%) Silverlight
17 5 (6.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.74%) Open Source
2 2 (2.74%) DTV
2 2 (2.74%) NHS
3 1 (1.37%) W3C
3 1 (1.37%) EPoS
3 1 (1.37%) GIS
3 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.51%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.37%) Android
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (57.53%) MVC
2 21 (28.77%) Web Development
3 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (23.29%) Scrum
5 16 (21.92%) OO
6 10 (13.70%) OOP
7 8 (10.96%) TDD
8 7 (9.59%) Kanban
8 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.85%) DSDM
9 5 (6.85%) OOD
9 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (4.11%) Migration
11 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.11%) BDD
11 3 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.11%) Web Application Development
12 2 (2.74%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (94.52%) C#
2 52 (71.23%) JavaScript
3 28 (38.36%) SQL
4 17 (23.29%) VB.NET
5 15 (20.55%) T-SQL
6 14 (19.18%) VBScript
7 6 (8.22%) XAML
8 5 (6.85%) VB
8 5 (6.85%) PHP
9 2 (2.74%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (2.74%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) Oracle
3 5 (6.85%) VMware
4 1 (1.37%) Red Gate
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