Period
to 17 January 2018

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 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 182 189
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7 -27
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 36 71 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.70% 1.16% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 2.93% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33 63 79
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,239 2,425 2,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.44% 39.59% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,932 2,089 2,356
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,950 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing LINQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +20 13 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Northamptonshire +12 10 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Derbyshire -20 8 £37,500 - 1
Lincolnshire 0 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Nottinghamshire -6 2 £55,000 - 3
LINQ
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 36 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (80.56%) .NET
3 26 (72.22%) CSS
3 26 (72.22%) HTML
3 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (69.44%) MVC
5 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
6 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
7 21 (58.33%) Entity Framework
8 20 (55.56%) JSON
9 19 (52.78%) .NET Framework
10 17 (47.22%) Web Services
10 17 (47.22%) HTML5
10 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (41.67%) Scrum
11 15 (41.67%) SQL
11 15 (41.67%) Greenfield Project
11 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
11 15 (41.67%) RESTful
12 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
13 13 (36.11%) T-SQL
14 12 (33.33%) jQuery
14 12 (33.33%) Unit Testing
15 11 (30.56%) TDD
15 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
15 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
15 11 (30.56%) OO
16 10 (27.78%) XML
16 10 (27.78%) WinForms

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 10 (27.78%) Hyperledger
2 2 (5.56%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.78%) Ethereum
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) Blockchain
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.33%) SQLite
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
3 10 (27.78%) JIRA
4 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (13.89%) MSTest
5 5 (13.89%) NUnit
6 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.78%) Moq
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 15 (41.67%) Software Developer
4 12 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 8 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (19.44%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Applications Developer
6 7 (19.44%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Angular Developer
7 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
7 4 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (8.33%) Machine Learning Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) .NET
2 26 (72.22%) CSS
2 26 (72.22%) HTML
3 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 21 (58.33%) Entity Framework
5 20 (55.56%) JSON
6 19 (52.78%) .NET Framework
7 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (47.22%) HTML5
7 17 (47.22%) Web Services
8 15 (41.67%) RESTful
9 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
10 12 (33.33%) jQuery
11 10 (27.78%) .NET Core
11 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 10 (27.78%) CSS3
11 10 (27.78%) WCF
11 10 (27.78%) WinForms
11 10 (27.78%) XML
12 9 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (27.78%) Fintech
3 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) MVC
3 15 (41.67%) Scrum
4 12 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 11 (30.56%) OO
5 11 (30.56%) TDD
6 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 7 (19.44%) Machine Learning
8 5 (13.89%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
8 5 (13.89%) MVVM
8 5 (13.89%) UML
8 5 (13.89%) Use Case
9 4 (11.11%) Analytics
9 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
11 2 (5.56%) API Development
11 2 (5.56%) Front End Development
11 2 (5.56%) Mathematical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 15 (41.67%) SQL
4 13 (36.11%) T-SQL
5 10 (27.78%) TypeScript
6 9 (25.00%) C++
7 6 (16.67%) Java
8 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft