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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 54 68 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.75% 0.69% 3.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.67% 1.44% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 11
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +14.75%
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
218 277 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 47.81% 47.51% 42.89%
Number of salaries quoted 174 235 164
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -
LINQ
North West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) Visual Studio
3 9 (69.23%) Scrum
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) jQuery
4 8 (61.54%) Time Management
4 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (61.54%) LINQ to SQL
4 8 (61.54%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (61.54%) Front End Development
4 8 (61.54%) MVC
4 8 (61.54%) User Experience
4 8 (61.54%) Mobile Development
5 7 (53.85%) IIS
5 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (53.85%) Web Development
6 6 (46.15%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 4 (30.77%) WCF
7 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
8 2 (15.38%) HTML5
8 2 (15.38%) Local Government
8 2 (15.38%) Git (software)

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 7 (53.85%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Visual Studio
2 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (46.15%) UI Developer
3 6 (46.15%) UI/UX Developer
3 6 (46.15%) UX Developer
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
5 4 (30.77%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 8 (61.54%) LINQ to SQL
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (46.15%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
6 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
6 4 (30.77%) WCF
7 2 (15.38%) CSS3
7 2 (15.38%) HTML5
7 2 (15.38%) Sass
8 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
8 1 (7.69%) SOAP
8 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) Scrum
2 8 (61.54%) Front End Development
2 8 (61.54%) Mobile Development
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (61.54%) Time Management
3 7 (53.85%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Energy Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET