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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 83 102 92
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 12 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.11% 1.10% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 3.03% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 26
Median salary £33,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
432 595 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.00% 36.41% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 379 487 678
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
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
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 28 May 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 11 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Chester -9 1 £37,500 +16.27%
LINQ
North West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) jQuery
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET
2 28 (96.55%) HTML
3 27 (93.10%) CSS
4 26 (89.66%) SQL Server
5 25 (86.21%) Web Services
6 22 (75.86%) HTML5
7 21 (72.41%) MVC
8 19 (65.52%) Photoshop
8 19 (65.52%) CSS3
8 19 (65.52%) Subversion
8 19 (65.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (65.52%) Fireworks
8 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 17 (58.62%) Web Development
10 10 (34.48%) SQL
11 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
12 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
13 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
14 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
14 5 (17.24%) OOP
14 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (17.24%) Ajax
14 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2014
15 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (13.79%) Finance
15 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development

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 19 (65.52%) Fireworks
1 19 (65.52%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (89.66%) SQL Server
2 19 (65.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) Subversion
2 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (10.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (96.55%) .NET Developer
3 20 (68.97%) C# .NET Developer
3 20 (68.97%) C# Developer
4 16 (55.17%) .NET Web Developer
4 16 (55.17%) Web Developer
5 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (48.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (31.03%) C# Web Developer
7 7 (24.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (24.14%) SQL Developer
8 5 (17.24%) HTML Developer
9 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (10.34%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 3 (10.34%) Graduate .NET Web Developer
10 3 (10.34%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (10.34%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
10 3 (10.34%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (10.34%) Graduate C# Developer
10 3 (10.34%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) jQuery
2 28 (96.55%) ASP.NET
2 28 (96.55%) HTML
3 27 (93.10%) CSS
4 25 (86.21%) Web Services
5 22 (75.86%) HTML5
6 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 19 (65.52%) CSS3
7 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (17.24%) Ajax
9 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (10.34%) XML
10 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (6.90%) RESTful
11 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
11 1 (3.45%) SOAP
11 1 (3.45%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) MVC
2 17 (58.62%) Web Development
3 5 (17.24%) OOP
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) Software Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
7 1 (3.45%) BDD
7 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
5 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) VB
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