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 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
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
North West / Manchester
Rank 147 75 136
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +61
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 42 100 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.15% 3.18% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.60% 8.30% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38 96 55
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -14 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bury -19 2 - - 1
LINQ
North West

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 83 (100.00%) C#
1 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (83.13%) ASP.NET
3 63 (75.90%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (69.88%) WCF
5 53 (63.86%) CSS
5 53 (63.86%) HTML
6 50 (60.24%) SQL
7 49 (59.04%) jQuery
8 46 (55.42%) WF
8 46 (55.42%) XML
9 44 (53.01%) Scrum
10 43 (51.81%) SQL Server
11 42 (50.60%) MSTest
12 41 (49.40%) NUnit
13 40 (48.19%) Web Services
13 40 (48.19%) OO
14 39 (46.99%) WPF
14 39 (46.99%) Continuous Integration
15 38 (45.78%) JavaScript
16 37 (44.58%) T-SQL
17 34 (40.96%) Java
17 34 (40.96%) C++
18 33 (39.76%) PL/SQL
19 32 (38.55%) MVC
20 31 (37.35%) .NET Framework
21 30 (36.14%) Finance
22 29 (34.94%) SOAP
22 29 (34.94%) UML
23 27 (32.53%) TDD

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 10 (12.05%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (51.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.43%) Big Data
4 6 (7.23%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.20%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 42 (50.60%) MSTest
2 41 (49.40%) NUnit
3 10 (12.05%) Subversion
4 9 (10.84%) Selenium
4 9 (10.84%) SpecFlow
5 7 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.41%) Moq
8 1 (1.20%) JIRA
8 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (36.14%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Marketing
3 1 (1.20%) Advertising
3 1 (1.20%) Electronics
3 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (61.45%) Developer
2 40 (48.19%) C# Developer
3 38 (45.78%) .NET Developer
4 30 (36.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (30.12%) .NET Software Engineer
5 25 (30.12%) C# Software Engineer
5 25 (30.12%) Software Engineer
6 20 (24.10%) Software Developer
7 16 (19.28%) SQL Developer
7 16 (19.28%) Web Developer
8 15 (18.07%) .NET Software Developer
8 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 15 (18.07%) C# Software Developer
9 14 (16.87%) .NET Web Developer
9 14 (16.87%) Agile C# Developer
9 14 (16.87%) Agile Developer
9 14 (16.87%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (16.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (16.87%) C# Web Developer
10 9 (10.84%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (83.13%) ASP.NET
3 58 (69.88%) WCF
4 53 (63.86%) CSS
4 53 (63.86%) HTML
5 49 (59.04%) jQuery
6 46 (55.42%) WF
6 46 (55.42%) XML
7 40 (48.19%) Web Services
8 39 (46.99%) WPF
9 31 (37.35%) .NET Framework
10 29 (34.94%) SOAP
11 25 (30.12%) RESTful
11 25 (30.12%) Silverlight
11 25 (30.12%) XSLT
12 23 (27.71%) Entity Framework
13 21 (25.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (16.87%) Ajax
16 12 (14.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.20%) Blog
3 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (75.90%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (53.01%) Scrum
3 40 (48.19%) OO
4 39 (46.99%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (38.55%) MVC
6 29 (34.94%) UML
7 27 (32.53%) TDD
8 26 (31.33%) MVVM
9 25 (30.12%) DSDM
9 25 (30.12%) RUP
9 25 (30.12%) Service Delivery
9 25 (30.12%) Software Engineering
9 25 (30.12%) Use Case
10 16 (19.28%) Web Development
11 12 (14.46%) Workflow
12 10 (12.05%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (10.84%) DevOps
13 9 (10.84%) ETL
13 9 (10.84%) Kanban
14 8 (9.64%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) C#
2 50 (60.24%) SQL
3 38 (45.78%) JavaScript
4 37 (44.58%) T-SQL
5 34 (40.96%) C++
5 34 (40.96%) Java
6 33 (39.76%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.82%) VBA
8 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (7.23%) Tableau
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.20%) SAP
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