The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 62 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.81% - 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.91% - 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £37,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
262 276 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.19% 44.66% 53.43%
Number of salaries quoted 223 250 331
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

LINQ
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Merseyside

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Merseyside

LINQ
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
Liverpool - 5 £37,500 - 2
St Helens - 1 £35,000 -
LINQ
North West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) WCF
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (84.62%) Scrum
4 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
4 8 (61.54%) HTML
4 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 7 (53.85%) CSS
5 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 7 (53.85%) WPF
6 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (46.15%) TDD
7 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) Internet
8 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
8 3 (23.08%) Games
8 3 (23.08%) NUnit
8 3 (23.08%) Subversion
8 3 (23.08%) Ajax
8 3 (23.08%) NHibernate
8 3 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (23.08%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 3 (23.08%) NUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) WCF
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) WPF
4 7 (53.85%) CSS
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) NHibernate
5 3 (23.08%) MonoRail
5 3 (23.08%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (15.38%) WF
7 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 1 (7.69%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (7.69%) REST
7 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 11 (84.62%) Scrum
3 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) RUP
6 2 (15.38%) DSDM
7 1 (7.69%) SOA
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Telerik
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago