The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 70 74
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.39% 0.57% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 1.66% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -30.23%  
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 232 241 308
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 45.22% 34.63% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 194 228 262
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Leicestershire

LINQ
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Leicester +9 2 £35,000 -6.66%
LINQ
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#