The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Preston region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 21 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 6 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 4.38% 1.47% 11.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 3.08% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 12
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
60 65 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 43.80% 47.79% 51.92%
Number of salaries quoted 53 61 53
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,900 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £34,850 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
Lancashire

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 14 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 14 (100.00%) WCF
1 14 (100.00%) jQuery
1 14 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 14 (100.00%) Web Application Development

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 14 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 14 (100.00%) WCF
1 14 (100.00%) jQuery
1 14 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) VB.NET
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Preston
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago