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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank - 36 42
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 1.11% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.74% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Median salary - £44,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

LINQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 41 73 91
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 30.83% 40.56% 32.62%
Number of salaries quoted 37 71 76
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing LINQ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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