Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 184 208
Rank change year-on-year +9 +24 +29
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 31 47 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.65% 0.88% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.74% 2.47% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 31 45 56
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £36,500 £36,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +33.33%

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 Leeds with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,784 1,902 2,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.34% 35.69% 42.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,604 1,701 2,327
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Leeds

LINQ
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Leeds

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Leeds region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 29 (93.55%) CSS
2 29 (93.55%) SQL
3 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
3 28 (90.32%) Web Services
3 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (90.32%) jQuery
4 27 (87.10%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (87.10%) T-SQL
4 27 (87.10%) HTML
4 27 (87.10%) Scrum
5 26 (83.87%) OO
5 26 (83.87%) XML
5 26 (83.87%) XSLT
5 26 (83.87%) NUnit
6 24 (77.42%) RESTful
6 24 (77.42%) WCF
6 24 (77.42%) Java
7 23 (74.19%) C++
7 23 (74.19%) PL/SQL
7 23 (74.19%) SOAP
7 23 (74.19%) RUP
7 23 (74.19%) DSDM
7 23 (74.19%) Finance
7 23 (74.19%) UML
7 23 (74.19%) Service Delivery
7 23 (74.19%) WPF
7 23 (74.19%) WF

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (83.87%) NUnit
2 23 (74.19%) MSTest
3 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.68%) NuGet
3 3 (9.68%) Subversion
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) .NET Software Engineer
1 23 (74.19%) C# Software Engineer
1 23 (74.19%) Software Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 29 (93.55%) CSS
3 28 (90.32%) jQuery
3 28 (90.32%) Web Services
4 27 (87.10%) HTML
5 26 (83.87%) XML
5 26 (83.87%) XSLT
6 24 (77.42%) RESTful
6 24 (77.42%) WCF
7 23 (74.19%) Silverlight
7 23 (74.19%) SOAP
7 23 (74.19%) WF
7 23 (74.19%) WPF
8 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
9 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
9 7 (22.58%) Entity Framework
10 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (9.68%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (87.10%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (87.10%) Scrum
3 26 (83.87%) OO
4 23 (74.19%) DSDM
4 23 (74.19%) MVVM
4 23 (74.19%) RUP
4 23 (74.19%) Service Delivery
4 23 (74.19%) Software Engineering
4 23 (74.19%) UML
4 23 (74.19%) Use Case
5 7 (22.58%) MVC
6 3 (9.68%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (9.68%) Front End Development
6 3 (9.68%) Prototyping
6 3 (9.68%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) Web Development
7 2 (6.45%) SDLC
8 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (93.55%) SQL
3 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
4 27 (87.10%) T-SQL
5 24 (77.42%) Java
6 23 (74.19%) C++
6 23 (74.19%) PL/SQL
7 3 (9.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft