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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 80 108 53
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -55
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 19 22 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.66% 1.30% 4.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.87% 3.22% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 69
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £35,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £41,800 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
LINQ
North West

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
491 683 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.81% 40.41% 41.53%
Number of salaries quoted 443 590 700
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -12 7 £36,500 -2.66%
Macclesfield - 6 £44,500 -
Crewe - 2 £30,000 - 1
Daresbury - 2 £39,500 -
Warrington +11 1 - -
Nantwich - 1 £30,000 - 1
LINQ
North West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET
3 30 (88.24%) SQL Server
4 28 (82.35%) CSS
4 28 (82.35%) HTML
5 27 (79.41%) jQuery
6 25 (73.53%) Web Services
6 25 (73.53%) MVC
7 21 (61.76%) Web Development
7 21 (61.76%) Subversion
8 19 (55.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (55.88%) Fireworks
8 19 (55.88%) Photoshop
8 19 (55.88%) CSS3
8 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 19 (55.88%) HTML5
9 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
11 9 (26.47%) WCF
11 9 (26.47%) TDD
11 9 (26.47%) SQL
11 9 (26.47%) Entity Framework
12 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (23.53%) UML
12 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
13 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
13 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server

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 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Fireworks
1 19 (55.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 19 (55.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (61.76%) Subversion
2 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
3 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.88%) Moq
4 2 (5.88%) NUnit
General
1 1 (2.94%) Advertising
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) .NET Developer
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 28 (82.35%) C# .NET Developer
2 28 (82.35%) C# Developer
3 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET Developer
3 19 (55.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (44.12%) .NET Web Developer
4 15 (44.12%) Web Developer
5 11 (32.35%) C# Web Developer
6 7 (20.59%) Agile .NET Developer
6 7 (20.59%) Agile C# Developer
6 7 (20.59%) Agile Developer
6 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Senior Agile Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 4 (11.76%) SQL Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (97.06%) ASP.NET
3 28 (82.35%) CSS
3 28 (82.35%) HTML
4 27 (79.41%) jQuery
5 25 (73.53%) Web Services
6 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 19 (55.88%) CSS3
6 19 (55.88%) HTML5
7 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
8 9 (26.47%) Entity Framework
8 9 (26.47%) WCF
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
10 6 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (14.71%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (14.71%) RESTful
12 3 (8.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) MVC
2 21 (61.76%) Web Development
3 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (26.47%) TDD
5 8 (23.53%) UML
6 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (17.65%) OO
7 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.88%) OOP
9 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.88%) SOLID
10 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.94%) BDD
10 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.94%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (2.94%) Migration
10 1 (2.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VB
4 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.94%) Telerik
2 1 (2.94%) Xamarin
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago