The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 48 56
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.75% 1.75% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.60% 4.12% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% +40.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 187 170 195
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 46.75% 42.50% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 173 144 164
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,672
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Lancashire

LINQ
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +4 3 £40,000 -5.88% 2
LINQ
North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) EPoS
2 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (66.67%) VB

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Development Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Development Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Programme Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) EPoS
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Xamarin
Chorley, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago