The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 23 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 3 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.88% 6.16% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.00% 11.54% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Average salary - £30,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
LINQ
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 78 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 48.08% 53.42% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 41 60 60
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

LINQ
Salary Trend in Preston

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Preston

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (25.00%) WF
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Preston
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