The first table below looks at the demand for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 34 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 13 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.00% 0.51% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.61% 0.75% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 2
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
151 134 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 58.08% 68.72% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 97 133 92
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
Manchester

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

LINQ
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Stockport

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Stockport

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (86.67%) WCF
4 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (73.33%) CSS
5 11 (73.33%) HTML
6 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (53.33%) Moq
6 8 (53.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
6 8 (53.33%) Degree
6 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
6 8 (53.33%) Physics
6 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
6 8 (53.33%) NUnit
6 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
6 8 (53.33%) VB.NET
6 8 (53.33%) ADO.NET
6 8 (53.33%) OO
6 8 (53.33%) OOD
7 6 (40.00%) Web Services
8 5 (33.33%) SQL
9 4 (26.67%) SOA
9 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
9 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 4 (26.67%) Ninject
9 4 (26.67%) TDD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (13.33%) Fireworks
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) NUnit
1 8 (53.33%) Moq
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
1 15 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 14 (93.33%) C# Developer
2 14 (93.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (86.67%) Software Developer
4 9 (60.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (53.33%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (26.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
6 4 (26.67%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
7 2 (13.33%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Graduate Web Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Graduate C# Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) WCF
3 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 11 (73.33%) CSS
4 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
4 8 (53.33%) ADO.NET
4 8 (53.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (40.00%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) Ninject
7 3 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (20.00%) HTML5
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 2 (13.33%) CSS3
9 1 (6.67%) XML
9 1 (6.67%) WinForms
9 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
1 8 (53.33%) Physics
1 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) OO
1 8 (53.33%) OOD
1 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (26.67%) SOA
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
2 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) VB.NET
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Symantec
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