The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ to SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank - 239 235
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 0 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.27% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 19
Average salary - £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
LINQ to SQL
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2641 3287 3608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.72% 46.77% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2234 2803 3218
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in the North West

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

LINQ to SQL Salary Trend in the North West

LINQ to SQL
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) CQRS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Kendo UI
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Kendo UI
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) CQRS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL