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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 241 254 243
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 5 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.085% 0.046% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.11% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 13
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -17.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
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
2365 2673 3139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.22% 40.70% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2041 2251 2650
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing LINQ to SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

LINQ to SQL Salary Histogram in the North West

LINQ to SQL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Lancashire - 4 £42,500 -
Manchester -5 1 £55,000 +69.23%
LINQ to SQL
England

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL 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 North West region with a requirement for LINQ to SQL.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) LINQ
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) Scrum
3 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) jQuery
4 9 (75.00%) Time Management
4 9 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (75.00%) Mobile Development
4 9 (75.00%) MVC
4 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio
5 8 (66.67%) IIS
5 8 (66.67%) User Experience
5 8 (66.67%) Front End Development
5 8 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (66.67%) Web Development
6 7 (58.33%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 4 (33.33%) Entity Framework
8 3 (25.00%) OO
9 2 (16.67%) HTML5
9 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 2 (16.67%) CSS3

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (50.00%) UI Developer
3 6 (50.00%) UI/UX Developer
3 6 (50.00%) UX Developer
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) LINQ
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) jQuery
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (58.33%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (33.33%) Entity Framework
7 2 (16.67%) CSS3
7 2 (16.67%) HTML5
7 2 (16.67%) Sass
8 1 (8.33%) Spring
8 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 9 (75.00%) Mobile Development
2 9 (75.00%) MVC
2 9 (75.00%) Time Management
3 8 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 8 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (66.67%) Web Development
4 3 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) Energy Management
6 1 (8.33%) OOD
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL