Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for LINQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - +58 -12
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.98% - 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.83% - 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Bedford median annual salary £32,500 - £44,000
10th Percentile £31,250 - £41,000
90th Percentile £33,750 - £48,400
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year -19.05% +7.69% +8.33%

LINQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 109 90 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 53.17% 31.69% 49.34%
Number of salaries quoted 95 85 174
Bedford median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,000 £53,250 £53,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing LINQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Bedford

LINQ
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript