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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 227 - 259
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 7 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% - 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 9
Average salary £42,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
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
2139 2655 3302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.69% 40.73% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1830 2233 2822
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Lancashire - 5 £42,500 -
Manchester - 2 £43,000 -
LINQ to SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) LINQ
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (76.92%) MVC
4 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 9 (69.23%) Scrum
4 9 (69.23%) jQuery
5 8 (61.54%) OO
6 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (53.85%) Web Development
6 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
7 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (46.15%) Entity Framework
7 6 (46.15%) Mobile Development
8 5 (38.46%) Front End Development
8 5 (38.46%) User Experience
8 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
8 5 (38.46%) Time Management
9 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
9 4 (30.77%) IIS
9 4 (30.77%) OOD
9 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
9 4 (30.77%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) CMS
2 3 (23.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) NUnit
3 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Local Government
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (30.77%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Web Developer
5 3 (23.08%) UI Developer
5 3 (23.08%) UI/UX Developer
5 3 (23.08%) UX Developer
6 2 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) LINQ
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
2 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (46.15%) Entity Framework
5 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (15.38%) Ajax
7 2 (15.38%) CSS3
7 2 (15.38%) Sass
7 2 (15.38%) WF
8 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
8 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) MVC
3 9 (69.23%) Scrum
4 8 (61.54%) OO
5 7 (53.85%) Web Development
6 6 (46.15%) Mobile Development
7 5 (38.46%) Front End Development
7 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (38.46%) Time Management
8 4 (30.77%) OOD
8 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
8 4 (30.77%) Project Management
8 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
9 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
10 2 (15.38%) Performance Improvement
10 2 (15.38%) TDD
10 2 (15.38%) Web Design
10 2 (15.38%) Workflow
11 1 (7.69%) OOP
11 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft