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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 178 157
Rank change year-on-year +10 -21  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 21 23 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.59% 0.58% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.55% 1.55% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 41
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +46.66%  
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 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 1351 1483 1871
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 38.12% 37.58% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1266 1535
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 23 June 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 23 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
Leeds +5 20 £55,000 - 3
Wakefield +9 1 £35,000 -
LINQ
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 50 (100.00%) C#
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (94.00%) ASP.NET
3 46 (92.00%) JavaScript
4 45 (90.00%) SQL
4 45 (90.00%) HTML
4 45 (90.00%) CSS
4 45 (90.00%) Web Services
5 44 (88.00%) jQuery
6 42 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (82.00%) T-SQL
8 39 (78.00%) XML
8 39 (78.00%) NUnit
8 39 (78.00%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (76.00%) XSLT
10 29 (58.00%) WCF
10 29 (58.00%) WPF
11 28 (56.00%) Java
12 27 (54.00%) OO
12 27 (54.00%) Scrum
13 26 (52.00%) Finance
13 26 (52.00%) C++
13 26 (52.00%) PL/SQL
13 26 (52.00%) WF
13 26 (52.00%) MSTest
14 25 (50.00%) MVVM
14 25 (50.00%) RESTful
14 25 (50.00%) Silverlight
14 25 (50.00%) Use Case
14 25 (50.00%) SOAP

LINQ
Co-occurring 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 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (78.00%) NUnit
2 26 (52.00%) MSTest
3 15 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
5 13 (26.00%) Subversion
5 13 (26.00%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (2.00%) Selenium
6 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (52.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 25 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 25 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 24 (48.00%) Developer
3 18 (36.00%) C# Developer
4 15 (30.00%) Senior Developer
5 14 (28.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 12 (24.00%) .NET Developer
7 6 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Web Developer
9 4 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 2 (4.00%) C# Web Developer
12 1 (2.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
12 1 (2.00%) Software Development Manager
12 1 (2.00%) Software Manager
12 1 (2.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (94.00%) ASP.NET
3 45 (90.00%) CSS
3 45 (90.00%) HTML
3 45 (90.00%) Web Services
4 44 (88.00%) jQuery
5 39 (78.00%) XML
6 38 (76.00%) XSLT
7 29 (58.00%) WCF
7 29 (58.00%) WPF
8 26 (52.00%) WF
9 25 (50.00%) RESTful
9 25 (50.00%) Silverlight
9 25 (50.00%) SOAP
10 21 (42.00%) .NET Framework
11 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (36.00%) Entity Framework
13 17 (34.00%) REST
14 14 (28.00%) Ajax
15 13 (26.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Streaming Media
2 4 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (78.00%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (54.00%) OO
3 27 (54.00%) Scrum
4 25 (50.00%) DSDM
4 25 (50.00%) MVVM
4 25 (50.00%) RUP
4 25 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 25 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 25 (50.00%) UML
4 25 (50.00%) Use Case
5 22 (44.00%) MVC
6 19 (38.00%) Web Development
7 14 (28.00%) Dependency Injection
7 14 (28.00%) TDD
8 13 (26.00%) Prototyping
9 12 (24.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.00%) Data Transformation
10 4 (8.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 46 (92.00%) JavaScript
3 45 (90.00%) SQL
4 41 (82.00%) T-SQL
5 28 (56.00%) Java
6 26 (52.00%) C++
6 26 (52.00%) PL/SQL
7 13 (26.00%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.00%) Telerik
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago