The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 155 76 119
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +43
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 48 118 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.29% 3.28% 2.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.93% 8.43% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 46 112 85
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1640 1399 1777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.03% 38.90% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1229 1520
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

LINQ
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Manchester

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Manchester

LINQ
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 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
Cheadle +22 7 £34,000 -4.89%
Rochdale -19 4 £33,750 -32.50% 2
Bury -8 1 - - 1
LINQ
North West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 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 Manchester region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 101 (100.00%) C#
2 100 (99.01%) .NET
3 79 (78.22%) ASP.NET
4 76 (75.25%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (70.30%) HTML
6 70 (69.31%) CSS
7 68 (67.33%) WCF
8 65 (64.36%) SQL Server
9 62 (61.39%) jQuery
10 57 (56.44%) SQL
11 55 (54.46%) Scrum
12 54 (53.47%) Web Services
13 53 (52.48%) XML
14 52 (51.49%) JavaScript
15 49 (48.51%) MVC
16 46 (45.54%) WF
17 45 (44.55%) WPF
18 42 (41.58%) NUnit
19 41 (40.59%) T-SQL
19 41 (40.59%) MSTest
20 39 (38.61%) OO
20 39 (38.61%) Continuous Integration
21 37 (36.63%) TDD
22 36 (35.64%) .NET Framework
23 34 (33.66%) Finance
24 33 (32.67%) UML
24 33 (32.67%) SOAP
25 32 (31.68%) Java
25 32 (31.68%) C++
26 31 (30.69%) Silverlight

LINQ
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 6 (5.94%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (19.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (64.36%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (11.88%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.93%) Big Data
5 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.99%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 42 (41.58%) NUnit
2 41 (40.59%) MSTest
3 14 (13.86%) Subversion
4 13 (12.87%) Selenium
5 12 (11.88%) SpecFlow
6 8 (7.92%) Git (software)
7 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.98%) Moq
9 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.99%) JIRA
9 1 (0.99%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (33.66%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Marketing
3 6 (5.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Advertising
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Law
5 1 (0.99%) Legal
5 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (66.34%) Developer
2 48 (47.52%) C# Developer
3 44 (43.56%) .NET Developer
4 35 (34.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (26.73%) Software Developer
5 27 (26.73%) Software Engineer
6 25 (24.75%) .NET Software Engineer
6 25 (24.75%) C# Software Engineer
7 22 (21.78%) C# Software Developer
8 21 (20.79%) SQL Developer
9 20 (19.80%) Web Developer
10 18 (17.82%) .NET Software Developer
10 18 (17.82%) .NET Web Developer
10 18 (17.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 18 (17.82%) C# Web Developer
11 17 (16.83%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (16.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (14.85%) Agile C# Developer
12 15 (14.85%) Agile Developer
13 12 (11.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (99.01%) .NET
2 79 (78.22%) ASP.NET
3 71 (70.30%) HTML
4 70 (69.31%) CSS
5 68 (67.33%) WCF
6 62 (61.39%) jQuery
7 54 (53.47%) Web Services
8 53 (52.48%) XML
9 46 (45.54%) WF
10 45 (44.55%) WPF
11 36 (35.64%) .NET Framework
12 33 (32.67%) SOAP
13 31 (30.69%) Entity Framework
13 31 (30.69%) RESTful
13 31 (30.69%) Silverlight
14 30 (29.70%) ASP.NET Web API
15 26 (25.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (25.74%) XSLT
16 22 (21.78%) CSS3
16 22 (21.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.99%) Blog
4 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (75.25%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (54.46%) Scrum
3 49 (48.51%) MVC
4 39 (38.61%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (38.61%) OO
5 37 (36.63%) TDD
6 33 (32.67%) UML
7 27 (26.73%) Software Engineering
8 26 (25.74%) MVVM
9 25 (24.75%) DSDM
9 25 (24.75%) RUP
9 25 (24.75%) Service Delivery
9 25 (24.75%) Use Case
10 20 (19.80%) Web Development
11 17 (16.83%) Workflow
12 13 (12.87%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (12.87%) Kanban
13 12 (11.88%) DevOps
14 11 (10.89%) Pair Programming
15 7 (6.93%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (100.00%) C#
2 57 (56.44%) SQL
3 52 (51.49%) JavaScript
4 41 (40.59%) T-SQL
5 32 (31.68%) C++
5 32 (31.68%) Java
6 30 (29.70%) PL/SQL
7 8 (7.92%) VBA
8 5 (4.95%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (10.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) Tableau
3 1 (0.99%) SAP
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