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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 31 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 11 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.73% 7.10% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.68% 10.48% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 2
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,000 £33,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
103 124 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 53.65% 67.76% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 99 121 124
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
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 31 July 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Stockport

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) SQL Server
3 24 (85.71%) WCF
4 23 (82.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 23 (82.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (57.14%) Moq
5 16 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 16 (57.14%) Degree
5 16 (57.14%) NUnit
6 15 (53.57%) TDD
7 13 (46.43%) CSS
7 13 (46.43%) HTML
8 12 (42.86%) SQL
8 12 (42.86%) VB.NET
8 12 (42.86%) ADO.NET
8 12 (42.86%) OO
8 12 (42.86%) OOD
8 12 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (42.86%) Unit Testing
8 12 (42.86%) Mathematics
8 12 (42.86%) Physics
8 12 (42.86%) Computer Science
9 11 (39.29%) Automated Testing
9 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
9 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (39.29%) Ninject
9 11 (39.29%) SOA
9 11 (39.29%) Web Services

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (96.43%) SQL Server
2 23 (82.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 23 (82.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Moq
1 16 (57.14%) NUnit
2 4 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
1 28 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 24 (85.71%) Software Developer
3 23 (82.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 23 (82.14%) C# Developer
4 13 (46.43%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (42.86%) C# Software Developer
6 11 (39.29%) Software Engineer
6 11 (39.29%) .NET Software Engineer
6 11 (39.29%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (14.29%) Junior Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Junior
7 4 (14.29%) Graduate
8 1 (3.57%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) WCF
3 16 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 13 (46.43%) CSS
4 13 (46.43%) HTML
5 12 (42.86%) ADO.NET
5 12 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 11 (39.29%) Ninject
6 11 (39.29%) Web Services
7 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
8 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (14.29%) NHibernate
9 1 (3.57%) jQuery
9 1 (3.57%) Ajax
9 1 (3.57%) HTML5
9 1 (3.57%) XML
9 1 (3.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 12 (42.86%) Physics
1 12 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) TDD
2 12 (42.86%) OO
2 12 (42.86%) OOD
2 12 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 11 (39.29%) Automated Testing
3 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (39.29%) SOA
4 5 (17.86%) MVC
4 5 (17.86%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 4 (14.29%) Kanban
5 4 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Symantec
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