The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for LINQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 18 39
Rank change year-on-year -11 +21  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 0.82% 1.39% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 2.63% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £30,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% -15.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

LINQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 56 38 114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 45.90% 52.78% 65.52%
Number of salaries quoted 52 27 102
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% -16.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing LINQ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Bolton

LINQ
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing LINQ 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 Bolton region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Log4Net
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) AutoMapper
1 1 (100.00%) CRUD
1 1 (100.00%) API Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Lambda Expressions

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Log4Net
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) AutoMapper
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Lambda Expressions
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) API Integration
1 1 (100.00%) CRUD
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Bolton, Lancashire
Destinology Ltd
Salary: plus eligible for performance related bonus
Posted: 6 days ago