The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - 34
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 3.13% - 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% - 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
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 Preston with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 90 59 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 56.25% 62.11% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 76 51 45
Median salary £32,500 £31,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.83% -22.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 Preston

LINQ
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 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 Preston region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL