The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ to SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL 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
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
North West / Manchester
Rank 184 161 193
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 5 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.32% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.83% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
Median salary £52,500 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +6.94%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1617 1205 1635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.31% 38.34% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1071 1437
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

LINQ to SQL Salary Trend in Manchester

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL 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 Manchester region with a requirement for LINQ to SQL.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) LINQ
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Global Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) WF
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) NUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) Moq
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) NUnit
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Moq
General
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) LINQ
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) WF
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Ninject
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Global Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft