The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 23 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 1.03% - 5.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% - 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £19,000 - £31,250
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 Wigan region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
63 29 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 64.95% 70.73% 48.60%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 46
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

LINQ
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Wigan region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Wigan

LINQ
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL