Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for LINQ to SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LINQ to SQL (L2S)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 363 347 326
Rank change year-on-year -16 -21 +27
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 11 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.083% 0.088% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.21% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 20
North West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.09% -1.28%
10th Percentile £31,750 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £41,250 £53,750 £40,350
England median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +26.67% -6.25%

LINQ to SQL is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5880 5212 5102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 44.39% 41.68% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4889 4542 4392
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

LINQ to SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing LINQ to SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ to SQL in the North West

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL in the North West.

Salary trend for LINQ to SQL in the North West

LINQ to SQL
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ to SQL in the North West

LINQ to SQL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -8 11 £37,500 -28.57% 1
LINQ to SQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL 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 North West region with a requirement for LINQ to SQL.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) NHibernate
3 7 (63.64%) LINQ
3 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
4 6 (54.55%) WPF
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) Release Management
6 4 (36.36%) Subversion
6 4 (36.36%) QA
6 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) OO
6 4 (36.36%) OOD
6 4 (36.36%) SOLID
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (36.36%) DevOps
6 4 (36.36%) Xamarin
6 4 (36.36%) Sass

LINQ to SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) EPiServer
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
1 3 (27.27%) RS-232
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Mercurial
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Blend
2 3 (27.27%) MSI
2 3 (27.27%) MSTest
2 3 (27.27%) NuGet
2 3 (27.27%) NUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) WiX
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
2 8 (72.73%) C# Developer
3 7 (63.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (54.55%) Software Developer
5 5 (45.45%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (9.09%) .NET Development Team Leader
7 1 (9.09%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
7 1 (9.09%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 11 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 7 (63.64%) AngularJS
2 7 (63.64%) LINQ
2 7 (63.64%) NHibernate
3 6 (54.55%) WPF
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (36.36%) LESS
5 4 (36.36%) Sass
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Compact Framework
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Core
6 3 (27.27%) COM
6 3 (27.27%) Lambda Expressions
6 3 (27.27%) React
6 3 (27.27%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
1 3 (27.27%) Fintech
1 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (27.27%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 3 (27.27%) Internet of Things
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Mac OS
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) MVC
1 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) OOD
3 4 (36.36%) Release Management
3 4 (36.36%) SOLID
4 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
4 3 (27.27%) MVVM
4 3 (27.27%) Product Management
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) TypeScript
4 3 (27.27%) C
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) VB
4 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 3 (27.27%) XAML
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Xamarin