The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 68 85
Rank change year-on-year +8 +17  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 10 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.70% 1.12% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.76% 3.65% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 8
Median salary £65,000 £28,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +126.08% -23.33%  
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 210 219 324
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 35.78% 30.67% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 196 171 276
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Northamptonshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Northamptonshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Northampton +14 9 £65,000 +68.83% 3
Kettering +5 1 £50,000 +81.81% 1
LINQ
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 14 (93.33%) Entity Framework
2 14 (93.33%) TDD
3 13 (86.67%) Scrum
3 13 (86.67%) CSS
3 13 (86.67%) Web Services
3 13 (86.67%) HTML
3 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (86.67%) LESS
3 13 (86.67%) AngularJS
3 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
3 13 (86.67%) RESTful
3 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (86.67%) HTML5
3 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (86.67%) React
3 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 13 (86.67%) Fintech
3 13 (86.67%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (80.00%) Blockchain
4 12 (80.00%) JSON
5 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (60.00%) TypeScript
6 9 (60.00%) Angular 2
7 8 (53.33%) Hyperledger

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 8 (53.33%) Hyperledger
2 3 (20.00%) Ethereum
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) Blockchain
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (53.33%) JIRA
3 5 (33.33%) Mercurial
4 4 (26.67%) AppVeyor
4 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (6.67%) CruiseControl
5 1 (6.67%) NUnit
5 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (93.33%) .NET Developer
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Android Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (93.33%) Entity Framework
3 13 (86.67%) AngularJS
3 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (86.67%) CSS
3 13 (86.67%) HTML
3 13 (86.67%) HTML5
3 13 (86.67%) LESS
3 13 (86.67%) React
3 13 (86.67%) RESTful
3 13 (86.67%) Web Services
4 12 (80.00%) JSON
5 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (60.00%) Angular 2
7 8 (53.33%) .NET Core
8 5 (33.33%) Ninject
8 5 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Fintech
1 13 (86.67%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (33.33%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
2 14 (93.33%) TDD
3 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (86.67%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (33.33%) SOLID
5 4 (26.67%) Data Transformation
5 4 (26.67%) ETL
6 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
7 1 (6.67%) Android Development
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) Process Management
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Xamarin
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + benefits + equity
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: Attractive salary + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + attractive package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + attractive package
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