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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 10 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 9.52% 12.12% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.53% 44.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
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
17 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 40.48% 27.27% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 17
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £43,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,350 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 11 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Scrum
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
1 15 (100.00%) WCF
1 15 (100.00%) Kanban
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (60.00%) SpecFlow
2 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (60.00%) DevOps
2 9 (60.00%) MSTest
2 9 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 9 (60.00%) jQuery
2 9 (60.00%) WF
2 9 (60.00%) Pair Programming
2 9 (60.00%) Workflow
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Internet
4 6 (40.00%) NUnit

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (53.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (60.00%) MSTest
2 9 (60.00%) SpecFlow
3 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (40.00%) NUnit
3 6 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 15 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 15 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 9 (60.00%) C# Software Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Developer
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (40.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 6 (40.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 6 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (40.00%) Senior SQL Developer
4 6 (40.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 15 (100.00%) WCF
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (60.00%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) jQuery
2 9 (60.00%) WF
3 6 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
3 6 (40.00%) Fluent NHibernate
3 6 (40.00%) Lucene
3 6 (40.00%) Lucene.Net
3 6 (40.00%) NHibernate
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) Kanban
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Scrum
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (60.00%) DevOps
2 9 (60.00%) Pair Programming
2 9 (60.00%) Workflow
3 6 (40.00%) BDD
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum-ban
3 6 (40.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft