The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 245 237 223
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 11 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.47% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 13
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -10.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3377 3639 3521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 47.01% 49.58% 49.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2893 3244 3161
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ to SQL
England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 11 £37,500 +25.00% 2
LINQ to SQL
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 33 (97.06%) SQL
2 33 (97.06%) MVC
2 33 (97.06%) LINQ
3 31 (91.18%) C#
4 28 (82.35%) JavaScript
5 27 (79.41%) SQL Server
5 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (76.47%) .NET Framework
6 26 (76.47%) CSS
7 25 (73.53%) HTML
7 25 (73.53%) T-SQL
7 25 (73.53%) E-Commerce
7 25 (73.53%) TDD
7 25 (73.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 24 (70.59%) Razor View Engine
8 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (70.59%) BDD
8 24 (70.59%) WCF
8 24 (70.59%) N-Tier
8 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (17.65%) SMS
10 6 (17.65%) CRM
11 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
12 2 (5.88%) Web Services
13 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
13 1 (2.94%) NUnit
13 1 (2.94%) WPF

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (2.94%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (79.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) NUnit
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 32 (94.12%) .NET Developer
3 29 (85.29%) C# Developer
3 29 (85.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 29 (85.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 29 (85.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 28 (82.35%) C# Web Developer
4 28 (82.35%) .NET Web Developer
4 28 (82.35%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Junior
5 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 33 (97.06%) LINQ
3 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (76.47%) .NET Framework
4 26 (76.47%) CSS
5 25 (73.53%) HTML
5 25 (73.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 24 (70.59%) Razor View Engine
6 24 (70.59%) WCF
6 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (2.94%) WPF
8 1 (2.94%) Ajax
8 1 (2.94%) NHibernate
8 1 (2.94%) HTML5
8 1 (2.94%) jQuery
8 1 (2.94%) RESTful
8 1 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (70.59%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) MVC
2 25 (73.53%) E-Commerce
2 25 (73.53%) TDD
3 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (70.59%) BDD
4 6 (17.65%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Web Development
5 1 (2.94%) MVVM
5 1 (2.94%) B2C
5 1 (2.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) SQL
2 31 (91.18%) C#
3 28 (82.35%) JavaScript
4 25 (73.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) VBScript
5 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
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