Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 65 80
Rank change year-on-year -24 +15 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 5 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.75% 0.52% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.44% 1.26% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 10
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 - £30,000
10th Percentile £37,500 - £27,500
90th Percentile £42,950 - £33,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% +8.33% -14.29%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 348 239 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 52.25% 41.14% 43.65%
Number of salaries quoted 253 229 338
Leicester median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.86% -1.33% -10.71%
10th Percentile £28,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25% -0.62%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Leicester

LINQ
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) SQLite
3 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) WinForms
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) MVC

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (20.00%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQLite
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (60.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle