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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 43 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.67% 1.63% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.36% 2.94% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
119 102 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 49.58% 55.43% 65.48%
Number of salaries quoted 108 94 127
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
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 28 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Wonderware
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Ninject
2 4 (50.00%) NUnit
2 4 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (50.00%) Moq
2 4 (50.00%) Games
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Kanban
2 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) NUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (50.00%) Moq
General
1 4 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Graduate
2 4 (50.00%) Junior
2 4 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) NHibernate
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (50.00%) WCF
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Ninject
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Kanban
2 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Wonderware