Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 215 232
Rank change year-on-year +3 +17 +50
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 44 59 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.65% 0.78% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.91% 2.22% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 39 57 71
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +33.33%
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +12.68%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2309 2653 3955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.05% 35.03% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 2392 3264
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -5 38 £55,000 - 2
Wakefield +1 5 - -
Ilkley - 1 £25,000 -
LINQ
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 44 (100.00%) C#
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
1 44 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 43 (97.73%) SQL
3 39 (88.64%) JavaScript
4 38 (86.36%) HTML
4 38 (86.36%) CSS
5 36 (81.82%) T-SQL
5 36 (81.82%) Web Services
5 36 (81.82%) jQuery
6 34 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (70.45%) Scrum
7 31 (70.45%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (68.18%) NUnit
8 30 (68.18%) WCF
8 30 (68.18%) XML
8 30 (68.18%) XSLT
8 30 (68.18%) Java
9 29 (65.91%) PL/SQL
10 28 (63.64%) OO
11 26 (59.09%) WPF
12 25 (56.82%) RESTful
13 24 (54.55%) MSTest
13 24 (54.55%) MVVM
13 24 (54.55%) WF
13 24 (54.55%) Silverlight
13 24 (54.55%) UML
13 24 (54.55%) Use Case
13 24 (54.55%) Software Engineering
13 24 (54.55%) Finance

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 1 (2.27%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.82%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (11.36%) Spatial Data
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (68.18%) NUnit
2 24 (54.55%) MSTest
3 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.64%) Subversion
3 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.82%) NuGet
4 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.82%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) .NET Software Engineer
1 24 (54.55%) C# Software Engineer
1 24 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 19 (43.18%) Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.36%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
1 44 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 38 (86.36%) CSS
2 38 (86.36%) HTML
3 36 (81.82%) jQuery
3 36 (81.82%) Web Services
4 30 (68.18%) WCF
4 30 (68.18%) XML
4 30 (68.18%) XSLT
5 26 (59.09%) WPF
6 25 (56.82%) RESTful
7 24 (54.55%) Silverlight
7 24 (54.55%) SOAP
7 24 (54.55%) WF
8 15 (34.09%) .NET Framework
9 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
9 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (25.00%) Ajax
11 9 (20.45%) Entity Framework
12 8 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.82%) Media Streaming
2 3 (6.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (70.45%) Continuous Integration
2 31 (70.45%) Scrum
3 28 (63.64%) OO
4 24 (54.55%) DSDM
4 24 (54.55%) MVVM
4 24 (54.55%) RUP
4 24 (54.55%) Service Delivery
4 24 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 24 (54.55%) UML
4 24 (54.55%) Use Case
5 15 (34.09%) MVC
6 6 (13.64%) Prototyping
6 6 (13.64%) TDD
6 6 (13.64%) Web Development
7 5 (11.36%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.82%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C#
2 43 (97.73%) SQL
3 39 (88.64%) JavaScript
4 36 (81.82%) T-SQL
5 30 (68.18%) Java
6 29 (65.91%) PL/SQL
7 24 (54.55%) C++
8 6 (13.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Xamarin