The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derby 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Derbyshire / Derby
Rank - 39 30
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derby - 2.54% 4.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 8.18% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 10
Median salary - £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00%  
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 Derby with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Derby
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 115 110 76
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 42.91% 30.99% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 80 104 70
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derby 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 Derby

LINQ
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Derby

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Derby region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Advertising
2 8 (88.89%) NUnit
3 7 (77.78%) Lucene
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) Selenium
3 7 (77.78%) NHibernate
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (77.78%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
3 7 (77.78%) BDD
3 7 (77.78%) Castle Windsor
3 7 (77.78%) Scrum-ban
3 7 (77.78%) Fluent NHibernate
3 7 (77.78%) Web Application Development
3 7 (77.78%) Lucene.Net
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 7 (77.78%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) WPF

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (11.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) NUnit
2 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
2 7 (77.78%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (88.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) .NET Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 7 (77.78%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (77.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (77.78%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Architect
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 7 (77.78%) Castle Windsor
3 7 (77.78%) Fluent NHibernate
3 7 (77.78%) Lucene
3 7 (77.78%) Lucene.Net
3 7 (77.78%) NHibernate
4 2 (22.22%) WPF
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) WinForms
5 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
1 8 (88.89%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) Kanban
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum-ban
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft