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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 84 96 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 14 16 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.23% 1.15% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.08% 2.84% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 51
Median salary £36,500 £48,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.74% +46.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £37,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £51,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
455 563 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.91% 40.39% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 410 504 655
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -19 6 £36,500 -
Crewe - 5 £36,500 - 1
Warrington +3 1 - -
Nantwich - 1 £30,000 - 1
LINQ
North West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
3 27 (87.10%) MVC
4 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
5 23 (74.19%) CSS
5 23 (74.19%) HTML
6 21 (67.74%) jQuery
7 20 (64.52%) Web Development
7 20 (64.52%) Web Services
8 15 (48.39%) Subversion
9 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (41.94%) .NET Framework
9 13 (41.94%) HTML5
10 12 (38.71%) Entity Framework
10 12 (38.71%) CSS3
10 12 (38.71%) Fireworks
10 12 (38.71%) Photoshop
10 12 (38.71%) SQL
10 12 (38.71%) WCF
10 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
11 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
11 10 (32.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (29.03%) UML
12 9 (29.03%) TDD
13 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web API

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 (19.35%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Fireworks
1 12 (38.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Subversion
2 10 (32.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.68%) Moq
3 3 (9.68%) NUnit
General
1 1 (3.23%) Advertising
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 27 (87.10%) .NET Developer
3 26 (83.87%) C# .NET Developer
3 26 (83.87%) C# Developer
4 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (51.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (41.94%) .NET Web Developer
5 13 (41.94%) Web Developer
6 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 12 (38.71%) C# Web Developer
7 7 (22.58%) Agile .NET Developer
7 7 (22.58%) Agile C# Developer
7 7 (22.58%) Agile Developer
8 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (16.13%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 5 (16.13%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
9 4 (12.90%) Senior Agile Developer
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
10 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
3 23 (74.19%) CSS
3 23 (74.19%) HTML
4 21 (67.74%) jQuery
5 20 (64.52%) Web Services
6 13 (41.94%) .NET Framework
6 13 (41.94%) HTML5
7 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 12 (38.71%) CSS3
7 12 (38.71%) Entity Framework
7 12 (38.71%) WCF
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
11 6 (19.35%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (19.35%) RESTful
11 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (16.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) 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 27 (87.10%) MVC
2 20 (64.52%) Web Development
3 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) TDD
4 9 (29.03%) UML
5 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
5 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (19.35%) OO
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
6 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) OOP
8 3 (9.68%) SDLC
8 3 (9.68%) SOLID
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.45%) DevOps
9 2 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.23%) Telerik
2 1 (3.23%) Xamarin
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