Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 90 94
Rank change year-on-year +21 +4 +2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.01% 0.60% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.21% 1.52% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 23
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £62,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% +47.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £75,000 £47,500
Northamptonshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year - +21.21% +7.14%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 218 396 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 31.55% 39.68% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 170 302 461
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Northampton

LINQ
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Northampton

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in Northampton over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Northampton region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) SOA
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (85.71%) API Design
2 6 (85.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
5 3 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
6 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
7 1 (14.29%) Xamarin
7 1 (14.29%) Mono for Android
7 1 (14.29%) Android Development
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (14.29%) NUnit
7 1 (14.29%) Retail
7 1 (14.29%) CruiseControl
7 1 (14.29%) Subversion
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (14.29%) Local Government

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) CruiseControl
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (14.29%) Mono for Android
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) API Design
2 6 (85.71%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Process Management
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
3 1 (14.29%) Xamarin