The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 30 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 2 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.42% 3.76% 9.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.92% 7.37% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 21
Median salary £24,500 £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Stockport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
51 95 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 36.17% 51.08% 54.32%
Number of salaries quoted 40 90 102
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of job ads across the Stockport 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Stockport region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) SOLID
4 2 (40.00%) Wonderware InTouch
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) SQLite
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) Wonderware
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (40.00%) FxCop
4 2 (40.00%) StyleCop
4 2 (40.00%) MVVM

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) FxCop
2 2 (40.00%) Gerrit
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Moq
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
2 2 (40.00%) StyleCop
2 2 (40.00%) WiX
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Junior
4 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Junior SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (20.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Ninject
3 2 (40.00%) Regular Expression
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) MVVM
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) SOLID
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Wonderware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft