The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 118 101 122
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 9 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.45% 1.17% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 3.94% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 5
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
LINQ
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
643 584 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.88% 29.66% 33.52%
Number of salaries quoted 566 515 615
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,758 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

LINQ
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Birmingham

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (79.31%) HTML
2 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET
2 23 (79.31%) CSS
3 21 (72.41%) WCF
3 21 (72.41%) WPF
4 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
4 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
5 19 (65.52%) SharePoint
5 19 (65.52%) Visual Studio
5 19 (65.52%) Silverlight
6 17 (58.62%) PowerShell
6 17 (58.62%) Degree
6 17 (58.62%) Computer Science
7 16 (55.17%) MySQL
8 7 (24.14%) MVC
8 7 (24.14%) jQuery
9 6 (20.69%) SQL
10 5 (17.24%) XML
11 4 (13.79%) Web Services
11 4 (13.79%) WinForms
11 4 (13.79%) HTML5
11 4 (13.79%) CSS3
12 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (10.34%) Subversion
12 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (10.34%) SOAP

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 19 (65.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (55.17%) MySQL
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.90%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (82.76%) C# Developer
3 23 (79.31%) .NET Developer
4 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET Developer
4 20 (68.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 20 (68.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Junior
7 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Junior C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) WPF Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET
2 23 (79.31%) CSS
2 23 (79.31%) HTML
3 21 (72.41%) WCF
3 21 (72.41%) WPF
4 19 (65.52%) Silverlight
5 7 (24.14%) jQuery
6 5 (17.24%) XML
7 4 (13.79%) WinForms
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
7 4 (13.79%) HTML5
7 4 (13.79%) CSS3
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 3 (10.34%) SOAP
9 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (6.90%) REST
10 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
10 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (58.62%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) MVC
2 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
3 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
3 2 (6.90%) UX Design
3 2 (6.90%) Scrum
3 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
3 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.45%) OOP
4 1 (3.45%) OO
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
3 17 (58.62%) PowerShell
4 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.45%) Xamarin
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