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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 153 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -4
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 43 110 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.14% 2.82% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.55% 7.25% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 42 101 105
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1689 1517 1760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.64% 38.93% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1485 1349 1501
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Rochdale -13 7 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cheadle - 4 £34,000 -
LINQ
North West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 105 (100.00%) C#
2 104 (99.05%) .NET
3 81 (77.14%) ASP.NET
4 78 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (73.33%) HTML
6 76 (72.38%) CSS
7 68 (64.76%) SQL Server
7 68 (64.76%) jQuery
8 65 (61.90%) JavaScript
9 64 (60.95%) WCF
10 61 (58.10%) SQL
10 61 (58.10%) Web Services
11 60 (57.14%) Scrum
12 56 (53.33%) MVC
13 55 (52.38%) XML
14 48 (45.71%) WPF
15 41 (39.05%) .NET Framework
15 41 (39.05%) T-SQL
16 40 (38.10%) NUnit
16 40 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (38.10%) MSTest
17 39 (37.14%) TDD
17 39 (37.14%) WF
17 39 (37.14%) Finance
18 38 (36.19%) OO
19 37 (35.24%) Entity Framework
20 34 (32.38%) RESTful
20 34 (32.38%) ASP.NET Web API
20 34 (32.38%) Silverlight
21 33 (31.43%) SOAP

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 3 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.90%) CMS
3 1 (0.95%) IIS
3 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (64.76%) SQL Server
2 25 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 9 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.81%) Big Data
6 2 (1.90%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.95%) MySQL
7 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (38.10%) MSTest
1 40 (38.10%) NUnit
2 17 (16.19%) Selenium
3 15 (14.29%) Subversion
4 13 (12.38%) SpecFlow
5 9 (8.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (7.62%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.81%) JIRA
7 4 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.90%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.90%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.90%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (1.90%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.95%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (37.14%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Retail
3 3 (2.86%) Advertising
3 3 (2.86%) Back Office
3 3 (2.86%) Law
4 2 (1.90%) Electronics
4 2 (1.90%) Legal
4 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.90%) Marketing
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (67.62%) Developer
2 51 (48.57%) C# Developer
3 46 (43.81%) .NET Developer
4 37 (35.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (26.67%) Software Engineer
6 25 (23.81%) .NET Software Engineer
6 25 (23.81%) C# Software Engineer
7 24 (22.86%) Software Developer
8 21 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
9 20 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (19.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (18.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 18 (17.14%) C# Web Developer
11 18 (17.14%) Web Developer
12 16 (15.24%) .NET Software Developer
12 16 (15.24%) SQL Developer
13 14 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
14 10 (9.52%) Agile C# Developer
14 10 (9.52%) Agile Developer
15 9 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (99.05%) .NET
2 81 (77.14%) ASP.NET
3 77 (73.33%) HTML
4 76 (72.38%) CSS
5 68 (64.76%) jQuery
6 64 (60.95%) WCF
7 61 (58.10%) Web Services
8 55 (52.38%) XML
9 48 (45.71%) WPF
10 41 (39.05%) .NET Framework
11 39 (37.14%) WF
12 37 (35.24%) Entity Framework
13 34 (32.38%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (32.38%) RESTful
13 34 (32.38%) Silverlight
14 33 (31.43%) SOAP
15 30 (28.57%) HTML5
16 28 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (26.67%) CSS3
16 28 (26.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.86%) NHS
4 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.95%) Blog
5 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (74.29%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (57.14%) Scrum
3 56 (53.33%) MVC
4 40 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (37.14%) TDD
6 38 (36.19%) OO
7 33 (31.43%) UML
8 31 (29.52%) Software Engineering
9 30 (28.57%) MVVM
10 25 (23.81%) DSDM
10 25 (23.81%) RUP
10 25 (23.81%) Service Delivery
10 25 (23.81%) Use Case
11 18 (17.14%) Web Development
12 17 (16.19%) Unit Testing
13 15 (14.29%) Kanban
14 14 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (12.38%) Workflow
16 12 (11.43%) DevOps
17 11 (10.48%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) C#
2 65 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 61 (58.10%) SQL
4 41 (39.05%) T-SQL
5 30 (28.57%) C++
5 30 (28.57%) Java
6 27 (25.71%) PL/SQL
7 8 (7.62%) VBA
8 6 (5.71%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.90%) XPath
10 1 (0.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) ISEB
2 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.86%) Google
2 3 (2.86%) Tableau
3 2 (1.90%) Ektron
3 2 (1.90%) SAP
4 1 (0.95%) DevExpress
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