The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 81 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 10 18 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.97% 1.37% 2.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.40% 3.64% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 47
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £37,100 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £51,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
417 494 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.33% 37.62% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 362 436 597
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Cheshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Cheshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow -18 4 £37,000 -1.33%
Crewe - 4 £36,250 - 1
Knutsford - 1 - -
LINQ
North West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 28 (100.00%) .NET
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (96.43%) ASP.NET
3 23 (82.14%) MVC
4 22 (78.57%) CSS
4 22 (78.57%) HTML
5 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
6 19 (67.86%) jQuery
7 18 (64.29%) Web Services
8 17 (60.71%) Web Development
9 15 (53.57%) Subversion
10 13 (46.43%) HTML5
11 12 (42.86%) CSS3
11 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (42.86%) Photoshop
11 12 (42.86%) Fireworks
12 11 (39.29%) SQL
13 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
13 10 (35.71%) WCF
13 10 (35.71%) Entity Framework
14 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
15 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
16 7 (25.00%) UML
16 7 (25.00%) TDD
16 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
17 6 (21.43%) XML

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (21.43%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Fireworks
1 12 (42.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Subversion
2 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
4 3 (10.71%) Moq
4 3 (10.71%) NUnit
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 23 (82.14%) .NET Developer
3 22 (78.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 22 (78.57%) C# Developer
4 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (42.86%) .NET Web Developer
5 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 12 (42.86%) Web Developer
6 11 (39.29%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Agile Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) ASP.NET
3 22 (78.57%) CSS
3 22 (78.57%) HTML
4 19 (67.86%) jQuery
5 18 (64.29%) Web Services
6 13 (46.43%) HTML5
7 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 12 (42.86%) CSS3
8 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
8 10 (35.71%) Entity Framework
8 10 (35.71%) WCF
9 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (21.43%) XML
11 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
11 5 (17.86%) JSON
11 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (17.86%) RESTful
11 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) MVC
2 17 (60.71%) Web Development
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) TDD
4 7 (25.00%) UML
5 5 (17.86%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (14.29%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) SDLC
7 3 (10.71%) SOLID
8 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.14%) DevOps
8 2 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
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