Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 38 37
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 -12
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 16 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 6.48% 0.44% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.26% 1.00% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 0
Preston median annual salary £45,000 - -
Lancashire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% - +14.75%

LINQ 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 Preston with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 156 100 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 63.16% 44.44% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 128 91 78
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,771 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,625 £43,750 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

Job postings citing LINQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Preston.

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 19 November 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
1 16 (100.00%) Workflow
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
1 16 (100.00%) Web Development
1 16 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 16 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 16 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 16 (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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 16 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 16 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 16 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 16 (100.00%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
1 16 (100.00%) TDD
1 16 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 16 (100.00%) Web Development
1 16 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) SQL