The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 8 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 19.51% - 10.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% - 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
LINQ
Manchester

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 Rochdale region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 39.02% 29.41% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 18
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Rochdale region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

LINQ
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Rochdale

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Kanban
2 4 (50.00%) MSTest
2 4 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum-ban
2 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Lucene.Net
2 4 (50.00%) WF
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 4 (50.00%) NUnit
2 4 (50.00%) Lucene
2 4 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) MSTest
2 4 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 4 (50.00%) NUnit
General
1 4 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) WF
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (50.00%) Lucene.Net
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Lucene
2 4 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Kanban
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum-ban
2 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) VCP4
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
Rochdale, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago