The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 33 39
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 1.27% 1.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.04% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £34,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.13%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
LINQ
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 98 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 35.53% 62.42% 58.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 87 82
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

LINQ
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Bolton

LINQ
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Web Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL