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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 50 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.46% 3.28% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.00% 6.67% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
233 210 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.54% 49.18% 46.87%
Number of salaries quoted 211 194 189
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
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 27 February 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 +6 5 £27,500 -15.38% 1
LINQ
North West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 29 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET
2 26 (89.66%) .NET
3 21 (72.41%) jQuery
4 19 (65.52%) HTML
5 15 (51.72%) SQL
5 15 (51.72%) CSS
6 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
6 14 (48.28%) .NET Framework
7 13 (44.83%) WCF
7 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (37.93%) Web Application Development
8 11 (37.93%) MVC
9 10 (34.48%) Scrum
9 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (31.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
11 8 (27.59%) Degree
12 7 (24.14%) Umbraco
12 7 (24.14%) Content Management
12 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (24.14%) CMS
12 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
13 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
13 5 (17.24%) Web Development
14 4 (13.79%) NHibernate
14 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
14 4 (13.79%) TDD
14 4 (13.79%) NUnit

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (24.14%) CMS
1 7 (24.14%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) NUnit
1 4 (13.79%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (13.79%) Moq
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) .NET Developer
3 12 (41.38%) C# Developer
3 12 (41.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (41.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (27.59%) Web Developer
6 7 (24.14%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (24.14%) Front-End Web Developer
6 7 (24.14%) VB.NET Developer
6 7 (24.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
8 5 (17.24%) Graduate
9 4 (13.79%) Junior Developer
9 4 (13.79%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (13.79%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (13.79%) Junior .NET Developer
9 4 (13.79%) Junior
9 4 (13.79%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) .NET
1 26 (89.66%) ASP.NET
2 21 (72.41%) jQuery
3 19 (65.52%) HTML
4 15 (51.72%) CSS
5 14 (48.28%) .NET Framework
6 13 (44.83%) WCF
7 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (31.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (13.79%) WPF
9 4 (13.79%) JSON
9 4 (13.79%) NHibernate
10 3 (10.34%) XML
11 2 (6.90%) Ajax
11 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) SCORM
1 4 (13.79%) Tandem
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) MVC
2 11 (37.93%) Web Application Development
3 10 (34.48%) Scrum
4 7 (24.14%) Content Management
5 5 (17.24%) Web Development
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.79%) Kanban
6 4 (13.79%) MVVM
6 4 (13.79%) BDD
6 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) OOP
6 4 (13.79%) OO
6 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
9 1 (3.45%) Migration
9 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
4 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
5 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
6 4 (13.79%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
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