The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 53 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.02% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.37% 0.46% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £37,500 £26,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -19.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
LINQ
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
211 218 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 43.15% 45.51% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 182 198 257
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

LINQ
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Liverpool

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Liverpool

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) WCF
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (85.71%) Scrum
4 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) WPF
5 7 (50.00%) TDD
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 7 (50.00%) CSS
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (35.71%) SQL
7 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
9 3 (21.43%) OO
9 3 (21.43%) RUP
9 3 (21.43%) DSDM
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 3 (21.43%) Internet
9 3 (21.43%) Games
9 3 (21.43%) NUnit
9 3 (21.43%) WF
9 3 (21.43%) Subversion
9 3 (21.43%) MonoRail

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) NUnit
2 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (21.43%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Applications Architect
5 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Architect
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) WCF
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) WPF
4 7 (50.00%) jQuery
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) WF
5 3 (21.43%) MonoRail
5 3 (21.43%) Ajax
5 3 (21.43%) NHibernate
5 3 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
5 3 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (7.14%) AppFabric
6 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 12 (85.71%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 7 (50.00%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) RUP
6 3 (21.43%) DSDM
6 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
7 1 (7.14%) SOA
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Telerik
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago