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

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 134 129
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 14 37 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.47% 1.16% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 3.17% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 54
Median salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £30,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1194 1168 1412
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 40.01% 36.69% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 987 1019 1217
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

LINQ
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for LINQ in the East Midlands

LINQ
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in the East Midlands

LINQ
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -4 7 £65,000 +65.60%
Nottinghamshire +11 5 £37,500 +50.00% 2
Leicestershire -6 2 £35,000 +16.66%
LINQ
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 44 (100.00%) C#
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (86.36%) ASP.NET
3 30 (68.18%) HTML
4 29 (65.91%) JavaScript
4 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (63.64%) CSS
6 26 (59.09%) MVC
7 24 (54.55%) Scrum
7 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
7 24 (54.55%) SQL
8 23 (52.27%) Web Services
8 23 (52.27%) WCF
9 21 (47.73%) RESTful
9 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (45.45%) OO
11 19 (43.18%) XML
12 18 (40.91%) Finance
12 18 (40.91%) WPF
12 18 (40.91%) .NET Framework
13 17 (38.64%) jQuery
13 17 (38.64%) Entity Framework
13 17 (38.64%) TDD
13 17 (38.64%) Java
14 16 (36.36%) NUnit
14 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
15 15 (34.09%) WF
15 15 (34.09%) C++
15 15 (34.09%) T-SQL

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (9.09%) Hyperledger
2 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.27%) Ethereum
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) Blockchain
3 3 (6.82%) Big Data
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) NUnit
2 13 (29.55%) MSTest
3 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
4 6 (13.64%) Mercurial
5 5 (11.36%) AppVeyor
5 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
6 4 (9.09%) JIRA
7 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.82%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (6.82%) Selenium
8 2 (4.55%) Subversion
8 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (40.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Advertising
3 2 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 25 (56.82%) .NET Developer
3 18 (40.91%) ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (36.36%) C# Developer
5 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 12 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (27.27%) C# Software Engineer
6 12 (27.27%) Software Engineer
7 11 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
8 9 (20.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (6.82%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (6.82%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
9 3 (6.82%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce Web Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Applications Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (86.36%) ASP.NET
3 30 (68.18%) HTML
4 28 (63.64%) CSS
5 23 (52.27%) WCF
5 23 (52.27%) Web Services
6 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (47.73%) RESTful
7 19 (43.18%) XML
8 18 (40.91%) .NET Framework
8 18 (40.91%) WPF
9 17 (38.64%) Entity Framework
9 17 (38.64%) jQuery
10 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (34.09%) WF
12 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 13 (29.55%) HTML5
13 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
13 12 (27.27%) JSON
14 11 (25.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (22.73%) Fintech
3 6 (13.64%) Bitcoin
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (59.09%) MVC
3 24 (54.55%) Scrum
4 20 (45.45%) OO
5 17 (38.64%) TDD
6 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (25.00%) DSDM
8 11 (25.00%) MVVM
8 11 (25.00%) RUP
8 11 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 11 (25.00%) UML
8 11 (25.00%) Use Case
9 7 (15.91%) ETL
9 7 (15.91%) SOLID
10 6 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (11.36%) Data Transformation
11 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
11 5 (11.36%) Web Development
12 3 (6.82%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (65.91%) JavaScript
3 24 (54.55%) SQL
4 17 (38.64%) Java
5 15 (34.09%) C++
5 15 (34.09%) T-SQL
6 13 (29.55%) PL/SQL
7 5 (11.36%) TypeScript
7 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.27%) VB
8 1 (2.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) Telerik
2 1 (2.27%) Twitter
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