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

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 36 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 6 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.33% 3.30% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.50% 6.73% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £30,750 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.38% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £32,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £36,100 £33,100
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 Stockport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
109 104 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 60.56% 49.06% 49.69%
Number of salaries quoted 102 98 64
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Stockport

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (75.00%) WCF
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (50.00%) NUnit
5 4 (50.00%) Ruby
5 4 (50.00%) Wonderware
5 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (50.00%) WPF
5 4 (50.00%) SQLite
5 4 (50.00%) Degree
5 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (50.00%) FxCop
5 4 (50.00%) StyleCop

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) SQLite
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (50.00%) FxCop
2 4 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Moq
2 4 (50.00%) NUnit
2 4 (50.00%) StyleCop
2 4 (50.00%) WiX
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (62.50%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Software Developer
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (12.50%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Junior
6 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (12.50%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Ninject
4 4 (50.00%) Regular Expression
4 4 (50.00%) WPF
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Change Control
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (50.00%) MVVM
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) SOLID
3 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
1 4 (50.00%) Wonderware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
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