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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 158 191 174
Rank change year-on-year +33 -17  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 29 21 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.82% 0.47% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 1.23% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 50
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +39.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,650 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1403 1701 1703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 39.43% 38.31% 33.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1263 1404 1424
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for LINQ in West Yorkshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in West Yorkshire

LINQ
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Leeds +21 20 £55,000 - 4
Huddersfield - 5 £42,000 -
Bradford +8 2 £48,750 +8.33%
Wakefield - 2 £30,000 -
LINQ
Yorkshire

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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

1 58 (100.00%) C#
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (84.48%) ASP.NET
2 49 (84.48%) SQL
3 43 (74.14%) JavaScript
3 43 (74.14%) Web Services
4 42 (72.41%) jQuery
5 41 (70.69%) HTML
5 41 (70.69%) CSS
6 40 (68.97%) T-SQL
6 40 (68.97%) WCF
7 39 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (58.62%) Java
8 34 (58.62%) WPF
9 32 (55.17%) NUnit
9 32 (55.17%) XML
9 32 (55.17%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (51.72%) XSLT
10 30 (51.72%) Finance
11 28 (48.28%) Software Engineering
12 26 (44.83%) OO
12 26 (44.83%) C++
12 26 (44.83%) PL/SQL
12 26 (44.83%) MSTest
12 26 (44.83%) WF
13 25 (43.10%) MVVM
13 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
13 25 (43.10%) MVC
13 25 (43.10%) Scrum
14 24 (41.38%) Service Delivery

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (55.17%) NUnit
2 26 (44.83%) MSTest
3 9 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
5 6 (10.34%) Subversion
5 6 (10.34%) TortoiseSVN
6 4 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (51.72%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Games
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (56.90%) Developer
2 27 (46.55%) .NET Developer
3 24 (41.38%) .NET Software Engineer
3 24 (41.38%) C# Software Engineer
3 24 (41.38%) Software Engineer
4 18 (31.03%) C# Developer
5 14 (24.14%) Senior Developer
6 12 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (20.69%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (15.52%) Web Developer
8 8 (13.79%) .NET Web Developer
8 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (12.07%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (12.07%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 7 (12.07%) Software Developer
10 6 (10.34%) Agile Developer
10 6 (10.34%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 6 (10.34%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (84.48%) ASP.NET
3 43 (74.14%) Web Services
4 42 (72.41%) jQuery
5 41 (70.69%) CSS
5 41 (70.69%) HTML
6 40 (68.97%) WCF
7 34 (58.62%) WPF
8 32 (55.17%) XML
9 30 (51.72%) XSLT
10 26 (44.83%) WF
11 24 (41.38%) RESTful
11 24 (41.38%) Silverlight
11 24 (41.38%) SOAP
12 22 (37.93%) .NET Framework
12 22 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (24.14%) AngularJS
14 13 (22.41%) Entity Framework
15 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (17.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Streaming Media
2 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (55.17%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (48.28%) Software Engineering
4 26 (44.83%) OO
5 25 (43.10%) MVC
5 25 (43.10%) MVVM
5 25 (43.10%) Scrum
6 24 (41.38%) DSDM
6 24 (41.38%) RUP
6 24 (41.38%) Service Delivery
6 24 (41.38%) UML
6 24 (41.38%) Use Case
7 21 (36.21%) Web Development
8 12 (20.69%) TDD
9 7 (12.07%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.34%) Prototyping
11 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.90%) Time Management
11 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (84.48%) SQL
3 43 (74.14%) JavaScript
4 40 (68.97%) T-SQL
5 34 (58.62%) Java
6 26 (44.83%) C++
6 26 (44.83%) PL/SQL
7 6 (10.34%) TypeScript
7 6 (10.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) Telerik
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