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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 51 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.73% 0.66% 2.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.07% 1.57% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 13
Median salary £38,750 £27,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £28,700 £32,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
172 191 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 42.47% 42.16% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 147 161 185
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram 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 3 May 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 - 5 £42,500 -
Blackburn - 1 - -
LINQ
North West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) Time Management
3 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (71.43%) LINQ to SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (71.43%) User Experience
3 5 (71.43%) Mobile Development
3 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (28.57%) Sass
6 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 2 (28.57%) CSS3
6 2 (28.57%) Local Government
6 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (28.57%) Subversion

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 4 (57.14%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (42.86%) UI Developer
3 3 (42.86%) UI/UX Developer
3 3 (42.86%) UX Developer
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Graduate C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) LINQ to SQL
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (28.57%) CSS3
6 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 2 (28.57%) Sass
7 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
7 1 (14.29%) SOAP
7 1 (14.29%) WCF
7 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Front End Development
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile Development
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (71.43%) Time Management
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Web Design
5 1 (14.29%) Energy Management
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET