The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 37 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.56% 3.85% 1.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.96% 6.25% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Average salary £25,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
101 96 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 64.74% 61.54% 57.52%
Number of salaries quoted 94 92 143
Average salary £42,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (85.19%) WCF
2 23 (85.19%) SQL Server 2005
2 23 (85.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (59.26%) Moq
3 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (59.26%) NUnit
3 16 (59.26%) .NET Framework
3 16 (59.26%) Degree
4 15 (55.56%) TDD
5 12 (44.44%) VB.NET
5 12 (44.44%) Mathematics
5 12 (44.44%) Physics
5 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 12 (44.44%) OO
5 12 (44.44%) OOD
5 12 (44.44%) HTML
5 12 (44.44%) CSS
5 12 (44.44%) ADO.NET
5 12 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
6 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (40.74%) Ninject
6 11 (40.74%) Web Services
6 11 (40.74%) SQL
6 11 (40.74%) SOA
6 11 (40.74%) Automated Testing

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (85.19%) SQL Server 2005
2 23 (85.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Moq
1 16 (59.26%) NUnit
2 4 (14.81%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 4 (14.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
1 27 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 23 (85.19%) C# Developer
2 23 (85.19%) Software Developer
2 23 (85.19%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (44.44%) .NET Software Developer
3 12 (44.44%) C# Software Developer
4 11 (40.74%) .NET Software Engineer
4 11 (40.74%) Software Engineer
4 11 (40.74%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Junior Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Junior .NET Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Junior
5 4 (14.81%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (85.19%) WCF
3 16 (59.26%) .NET Framework
4 12 (44.44%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) CSS
4 12 (44.44%) ADO.NET
4 12 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 11 (40.74%) Ninject
5 11 (40.74%) Web Services
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (14.81%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Mathematics
1 12 (44.44%) Physics
1 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) TDD
3 12 (44.44%) OO
3 12 (44.44%) OOD
3 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (40.74%) SOA
4 11 (40.74%) Automated Testing
4 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) MVC
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) BDD
5 4 (14.81%) Web Application Development
5 4 (14.81%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 11 (40.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Degree
Stockport, Cheshire
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