The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 57 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 6 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.19% 3.43% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.21% 7.05% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 6
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
271 227 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 53.66% 48.61% 49.24%
Number of salaries quoted 255 213 204
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Lancashire

LINQ
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -11 3 £30,500 -6.15% 1
Lancaster - 2 £20,750 -
LINQ
North West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ.

1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (91.89%) ASP.NET
2 34 (91.89%) .NET
3 32 (86.49%) jQuery
4 31 (83.78%) HTML
5 26 (70.27%) CSS
6 23 (62.16%) SQL
7 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
8 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (40.54%) WCF
10 14 (37.84%) .NET Framework
10 14 (37.84%) MVC
10 14 (37.84%) T-SQL
11 11 (29.73%) JSON
11 11 (29.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 11 (29.73%) Web Application Development
12 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (27.03%) VB.NET
13 9 (24.32%) XML
14 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
14 8 (21.62%) Degree
14 8 (21.62%) User Experience
15 7 (18.92%) Web Development
15 7 (18.92%) Content Management
15 7 (18.92%) Umbraco
15 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
15 7 (18.92%) Migration
15 7 (18.92%) CMS
16 6 (16.22%) Scrum

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.92%) CMS
1 7 (18.92%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) NUnit
2 1 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (2.70%) Moq
General
1 4 (10.81%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (59.46%) C# Developer
3 19 (51.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 19 (51.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (43.24%) .NET Developer
5 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (27.03%) VB.NET Developer
6 10 (27.03%) Web Developer
6 10 (27.03%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (18.92%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (18.92%) Front-End Web Developer
8 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
8 5 (13.51%) Graduate
9 4 (10.81%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (10.81%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (10.81%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (10.81%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
10 3 (8.11%) Graduate C# Developer
11 1 (2.70%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) .NET
1 34 (91.89%) ASP.NET
2 32 (86.49%) jQuery
3 31 (83.78%) HTML
4 26 (70.27%) CSS
5 15 (40.54%) WCF
6 14 (37.84%) .NET Framework
7 11 (29.73%) JSON
7 11 (29.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (24.32%) XML
9 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (10.81%) WPF
11 3 (8.11%) HTML5
12 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 1 (2.70%) Ajax
12 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) User Experience
2 5 (13.51%) SCORM
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) MVC
3 11 (29.73%) Web Application Development
4 7 (18.92%) Web Development
4 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
4 7 (18.92%) Migration
4 7 (18.92%) Content Management
5 6 (16.22%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) OOP
6 5 (13.51%) OO
7 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.81%) MVVM
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL
9 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.70%) BDD
10 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.70%) Kanban
10 1 (2.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (62.16%) SQL
3 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
4 14 (37.84%) T-SQL
5 10 (27.03%) VB.NET
6 4 (10.81%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago