The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 47 61 45
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 3 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.75% 0.57% 5.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.19% 1.23% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 27
Median salary £35,000 - £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
LINQ
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
167 244 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.85% 46.65% 60.08%
Number of salaries quoted 157 192 254
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Lancashire

LINQ
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chorley - 6 £35,000 - 1
Preston -7 1 - -
LINQ
North West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 13 (81.25%) jQuery
2 13 (81.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (75.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 12 (75.00%) Mobile Development
3 12 (75.00%) Time Management
3 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (75.00%) MVC
3 12 (75.00%) Scrum
4 11 (68.75%) IIS
4 11 (68.75%) Web Development
4 11 (68.75%) Razor View Engine
5 10 (62.50%) Entity Framework
5 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
6 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
7 6 (37.50%) User Experience
7 6 (37.50%) Front End Development
7 6 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
8 3 (18.75%) WCF
9 1 (6.25%) CSS3

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 11 (68.75%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (81.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (56.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (56.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (56.25%) C# Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (31.25%) UI Developer
5 5 (31.25%) UI/UX Developer
5 5 (31.25%) UX Developer
6 3 (18.75%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) CSS
1 16 (100.00%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) jQuery
3 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (75.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 11 (68.75%) Razor View Engine
5 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
5 10 (62.50%) Entity Framework
6 3 (18.75%) WCF
7 1 (6.25%) Ajax
7 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (6.25%) CSS3
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5
7 1 (6.25%) Sass
7 1 (6.25%) WPF
7 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) Mobile Development
1 12 (75.00%) MVC
1 12 (75.00%) Scrum
1 12 (75.00%) Time Management
2 11 (68.75%) Web Development
3 6 (37.50%) Front End Development
3 6 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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