Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for LINQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 110 132
Rank change year-on-year -34 +22 -12
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 18 29 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.69% 1.29% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 3.33% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 54
Cheshire median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,100 £31,250
90th Percentile £41,250 £41,350 £47,125
North West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%

LINQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1094 871 1280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 41.79% 38.85% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 916 766 1037
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,875 £53,750 £56,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LINQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing LINQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ in Cheshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for LINQ in Cheshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ in Cheshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow -17 9 £37,500 +19.05% 1
Warrington - 8 £24,000 -
Runcorn -3 1 £35,000 -
LINQ
North West

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) MVC
3 12 (66.67%) HTML
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
5 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 10 (55.56%) Web Development
5 10 (55.56%) jQuery
6 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (44.44%) Windows
7 8 (44.44%) CSS
8 7 (38.89%) TDD
8 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
8 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
8 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (38.89%) BDD
8 7 (38.89%) Entity Framework
8 7 (38.89%) Node.js
8 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
9 6 (33.33%) HTML5
10 5 (27.78%) CSS3
10 5 (27.78%) Photoshop
10 5 (27.78%) Fireworks
10 5 (27.78%) Subversion
10 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (16.67%) Degree

LINQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Fireworks
1 5 (27.78%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (16.67%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 11 (61.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (61.11%) C# Developer
4 9 (50.00%) Web Developer
5 8 (44.44%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (33.33%) Angular Developer
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (27.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (27.78%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Graduate
8 3 (16.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Graduate C# Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Junior
8 3 (16.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) HTML
3 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 10 (55.56%) Web Services
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (44.44%) CSS
6 7 (38.89%) .NET Framework
6 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (38.89%) Entity Framework
6 7 (38.89%) Node.js
7 6 (33.33%) HTML5
8 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 5 (27.78%) CSS3
9 3 (16.67%) JSON
10 2 (11.11%) XHTML
11 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (5.56%) Dapper ORM
11 1 (5.56%) Semantic HTML
11 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) MVC
2 10 (55.56%) Web Development
3 7 (38.89%) BDD
3 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) ATDD
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Kanban
5 1 (5.56%) MVVM
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) SOLID
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Telerik
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago