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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 228 163 158
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -5
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 21 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.29% 1.08% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 2.80% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 53 59
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +6.25%
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
2619 2036 2408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.39% 38.44% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2081 1642 2076
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 £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
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 28 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 -67 9 £32,500 +3.17% 2
South Yorkshire -12 7 £32,500 +8.33% 2
North Yorkshire -18 5 £36,000 -4.00% 1
LINQ
England

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 62 (98.41%) .NET
2 60 (95.24%) C#
3 56 (88.89%) ASP.NET
4 51 (80.95%) JavaScript
5 45 (71.43%) HTML
6 42 (66.67%) jQuery
7 40 (63.49%) WCF
8 39 (61.90%) SQL Server
9 37 (58.73%) MVC
10 34 (53.97%) XML
11 33 (52.38%) Ajax
12 28 (44.44%) CSS
12 28 (44.44%) SQL
13 26 (41.27%) Web Services
14 24 (38.10%) JSON
14 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (36.51%) Finance
16 22 (34.92%) .NET Framework
17 21 (33.33%) Web Development
18 20 (31.75%) Windows
19 18 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 18 (28.57%) WPF
19 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
20 16 (25.40%) OO
20 16 (25.40%) XHTML
21 15 (23.81%) HTML5
22 14 (22.22%) VBScript
23 13 (20.63%) T-SQL
24 12 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
24 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 2 (3.17%) CMS
1 2 (3.17%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) MySQL
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (15.87%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.17%) NUnit
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) MSTest
General
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 60 (95.24%) Developer
2 43 (68.25%) .NET Developer
3 19 (30.16%) C# Developer
3 19 (30.16%) C# .NET Developer
4 18 (28.57%) Web Developer
5 16 (25.40%) Applications Developer
6 10 (15.87%) Senior Developer
6 10 (15.87%) C# Application Developer
6 10 (15.87%) .NET Applications Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Software Developer
7 8 (12.70%) .NET Web Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Web Applications Developer
9 4 (6.35%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (3.17%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Junior Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (98.41%) .NET
2 56 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 45 (71.43%) HTML
4 42 (66.67%) jQuery
5 40 (63.49%) WCF
6 34 (53.97%) XML
7 33 (52.38%) Ajax
8 28 (44.44%) CSS
9 26 (41.27%) Web Services
10 24 (38.10%) JSON
10 24 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (34.92%) .NET Framework
12 18 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 18 (28.57%) WPF
13 16 (25.40%) XHTML
14 15 (23.81%) HTML5
15 5 (7.94%) REST
15 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 3 (4.76%) LINQ to SQL
16 3 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) Open Source
1 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) Android
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) UNIX
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (58.73%) MVC
2 21 (33.33%) Web Development
3 16 (25.40%) OO
4 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (17.46%) Scrum
6 10 (15.87%) OOP
7 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (9.52%) TDD
8 6 (9.52%) Migration
9 5 (7.94%) OOD
9 5 (7.94%) DSDM
10 4 (6.35%) Kanban
10 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.17%) SOA
11 2 (3.17%) CRM
11 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
11 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
12 1 (1.59%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (95.24%) C#
2 51 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 28 (44.44%) SQL
4 14 (22.22%) VBScript
5 13 (20.63%) T-SQL
6 10 (15.87%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.76%) VB
8 2 (3.17%) XAML
8 2 (3.17%) PHP
9 1 (1.59%) C
9 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) XenApp
2 1 (1.59%) XenServer
2 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) Citrix
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + remote working
Posted: 8 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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