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

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 202 165
Rank change year-on-year +17 -37  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 56 34 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.03% 0.61% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.48% 1.59% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 46 34 80
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +34.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2260 2136 2795
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 41.68% 38.48% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1933 1857 2374
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Yorkshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Salary histogram for LINQ in Yorkshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire +15 22 £55,000 - 4
East Yorkshire 0 16 £35,000 -6.66% 2
North Yorkshire +14 14 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -10 3 £37,000 +34.54% 1
LINQ
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 102 (100.00%) C#
2 93 (91.18%) .NET
3 84 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 84 (82.35%) SQL
3 84 (82.35%) Web Services
4 82 (80.39%) jQuery
5 78 (76.47%) T-SQL
6 76 (74.51%) JavaScript
7 74 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (71.57%) HTML
8 73 (71.57%) CSS
9 64 (62.75%) Microsoft
10 62 (60.78%) WCF
11 60 (58.82%) MVC
12 59 (57.84%) .NET Framework
13 55 (53.92%) XML
14 53 (51.96%) SQL Server
15 51 (50.00%) WPF
15 51 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
16 48 (47.06%) Java
17 43 (42.16%) Scrum
18 42 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
18 42 (41.18%) AngularJS
19 41 (40.20%) RESTful
19 41 (40.20%) SOAP
20 40 (39.22%) Software Engineering
21 39 (38.24%) NUnit
22 38 (37.25%) XSLT
22 38 (37.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 36 (35.29%) Entity Framework

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 21 (20.59%) IIS
2 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.98%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 31 (30.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (51.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.90%) MySQL
3 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (38.24%) NUnit
2 26 (25.49%) Git (software)
2 26 (25.49%) MSTest
3 25 (24.51%) Subversion
4 22 (21.57%) Visual Studio
5 17 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (15.69%) Protractor
7 13 (12.75%) TortoiseSVN
8 12 (11.76%) Bower
8 12 (11.76%) Grunt
8 12 (11.76%) gulp
9 1 (0.98%) Selenium
General
1 27 (26.47%) Finance
2 10 (9.80%) Retail
3 2 (1.96%) Games
4 1 (0.98%) Back Office
4 1 (0.98%) Military
Job Titles
1 69 (67.65%) Developer
2 36 (35.29%) C# Developer
3 28 (27.45%) Software Engineer
4 27 (26.47%) C# Software Engineer
5 26 (25.49%) .NET Software Engineer
6 22 (21.57%) .NET Developer
7 19 (18.63%) Software Developer
8 17 (16.67%) Senior Developer
9 14 (13.73%) Senior C# Developer
10 13 (12.75%) C# WPF Developer
10 13 (12.75%) WPF Developer
11 10 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (7.84%) Full Stack Developer
13 5 (4.90%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (4.90%) Web Developer
14 4 (3.92%) .NET Web Developer
14 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
14 4 (3.92%) Junior
14 4 (3.92%) Junior Developer
14 4 (3.92%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (91.18%) .NET
2 84 (82.35%) ASP.NET
2 84 (82.35%) Web Services
3 82 (80.39%) jQuery
4 73 (71.57%) CSS
4 73 (71.57%) HTML
5 62 (60.78%) WCF
6 59 (57.84%) .NET Framework
7 55 (53.92%) XML
8 51 (50.00%) WPF
9 42 (41.18%) AngularJS
9 42 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (40.20%) RESTful
10 41 (40.20%) SOAP
11 38 (37.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 38 (37.25%) XSLT
12 36 (35.29%) Entity Framework
13 29 (28.43%) JSON
14 26 (25.49%) WF
15 25 (24.51%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Streaming Media
2 11 (10.78%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.86%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.94%) User Experience
5 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.98%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.90%) Windows
2 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (58.82%) MVC
3 51 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (42.16%) Scrum
5 40 (39.22%) Software Engineering
6 34 (33.33%) OO
7 33 (32.35%) TDD
8 25 (24.51%) DSDM
8 25 (24.51%) MVVM
8 25 (24.51%) RUP
8 25 (24.51%) Service Delivery
8 25 (24.51%) UML
8 25 (24.51%) Use Case
9 19 (18.63%) Web Development
10 14 (13.73%) Dependency Injection
11 13 (12.75%) E-Commerce
11 13 (12.75%) Prototyping
11 13 (12.75%) SDLC
12 12 (11.76%) Release Management
12 12 (11.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) C#
2 84 (82.35%) SQL
3 78 (76.47%) T-SQL
4 76 (74.51%) JavaScript
5 48 (47.06%) Java
6 26 (25.49%) C++
6 26 (25.49%) PL/SQL
7 13 (12.75%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (33.33%) Degree
2 11 (10.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.98%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
Vendors
1 64 (62.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.98%) Apple
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle
2 1 (0.98%) Telerik
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