The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 53 54
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.26% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.85% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £21,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.00% +7.14%  
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 Liverpool with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 180 118 162
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 47.00% 29.50% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 130 102 114
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £49,400 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

LINQ
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) Logistics
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) VB
6 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
7 2 (25.00%) WCF
7 2 (25.00%) WPF
7 2 (25.00%) Ajax
7 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (25.00%) Billing
7 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (25.00%) CSS
7 2 (25.00%) OOP
7 2 (25.00%) OO
8 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (12.50%) MVC
8 1 (12.50%) Web Development

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Logistics
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft