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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 71
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - - 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

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 274 238 305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 38.27% 35.90% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 215 221 254
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) WinForms
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) Business Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Application Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development Director
4 1 (20.00%) Head of Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) Head of Development
4 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
4 1 (20.00%) Head of IT Development
4 1 (20.00%) IT Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (20.00%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (20.00%) ServiceStack
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter