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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 186 184 184
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 1 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.028% 0.056% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.067% 0.13% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Median salary £55,000 £32,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -17.19%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
LINQ to SQL
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1493 1496 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.50% 41.79% 44.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1279 1463
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL