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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 76 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 14 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.40% 1.83% 3.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.47% 4.86% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 50
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,450 £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
403 659 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.22% 37.72% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 366 544 679
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -2 6 £35,750 -4.66%
Macclesfield - 3 £41,000 - 1
Daresbury - 3 £39,500 -
Chester +12 1 £37,500 -1.31%
Runcorn - 1 £34,000 -
LINQ
North West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
3 29 (93.55%) SQL Server
4 28 (90.32%) HTML
4 28 (90.32%) CSS
4 28 (90.32%) jQuery
5 25 (80.65%) Web Services
6 23 (74.19%) MVC
7 21 (67.74%) HTML5
8 18 (58.06%) CSS3
8 18 (58.06%) Subversion
8 18 (58.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 18 (58.06%) Fireworks
8 18 (58.06%) Photoshop
9 17 (54.84%) Web Development
10 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
10 10 (32.26%) SQL
11 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
11 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (16.13%) Ajax
14 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
14 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
14 5 (16.13%) OOP
15 4 (12.90%) TDD

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:

Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Fireworks
1 18 (58.06%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (93.55%) SQL Server
2 18 (58.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Subversion
2 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
3 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (9.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (77.42%) C# .NET Developer
2 24 (77.42%) C# Developer
3 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (48.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (45.16%) .NET Web Developer
4 14 (45.16%) Web Developer
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Developer
6 7 (22.58%) C# Web Developer
7 5 (16.13%) HTML Developer
7 5 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Agile C# Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Agile Developer
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (9.68%) Graduate .NET Web Developer
9 3 (9.68%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (9.68%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
9 3 (9.68%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
3 28 (90.32%) CSS
3 28 (90.32%) HTML
3 28 (90.32%) jQuery
4 25 (80.65%) Web Services
5 21 (67.74%) HTML5
6 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 18 (58.06%) CSS3
7 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (16.13%) Ajax
9 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
9 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
9 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (12.90%) WCF
10 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (9.68%) Entity Framework
10 3 (9.68%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (9.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) MVC
2 17 (54.84%) Web Development
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) OOP
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) OO
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Software Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) UML
7 1 (3.23%) BDD
7 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
1 1 (3.23%) Telerik
1 1 (3.23%) Xamarin
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