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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 104 90 108
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 22 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.24% 1.32% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.46% 4.68% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 6
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
636 513 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.93% 28.16% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 557 448 556
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
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 22 May 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 45 (100.00%) C#
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (97.78%) SQL Server
3 37 (82.22%) HTML
3 37 (82.22%) CSS
4 35 (77.78%) JavaScript
5 31 (68.89%) Visual Studio
6 28 (62.22%) ASP.NET
6 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
7 25 (55.56%) jQuery
8 21 (46.67%) WCF
8 21 (46.67%) SQL
9 20 (44.44%) SharePoint
10 19 (42.22%) .NET Framework
10 19 (42.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (42.22%) Entity Framework
11 18 (40.00%) WPF
12 17 (37.78%) Silverlight
13 16 (35.56%) JSON
13 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (33.33%) PowerShell
14 15 (33.33%) Computer Science
14 15 (33.33%) Degree
14 15 (33.33%) MVC
15 14 (31.11%) MySQL
16 13 (28.89%) XML
17 11 (24.44%) HTML5
18 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (22.22%) DevExpress
18 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.67%) CMS
3 3 (6.67%) Umbraco
3 3 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) LAN
1 8 (17.78%) WAN
1 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (97.78%) SQL Server
2 19 (42.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (35.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (31.11%) MySQL
5 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (68.89%) Visual Studio
2 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (17.78%) ReSharper
3 3 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) Hudson
General
1 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (100.00%) Developer
2 34 (75.56%) .NET Developer
3 27 (60.00%) C# Developer
4 26 (57.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (24.44%) Web Developer
6 11 (24.44%) C# Web Developer
6 11 (24.44%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Applications Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Junior
8 5 (11.11%) Junior Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Junior Web Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Junior .NET Web Developer
11 2 (4.44%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (4.44%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (82.22%) HTML
2 37 (82.22%) CSS
3 28 (62.22%) ASP.NET
4 25 (55.56%) jQuery
5 21 (46.67%) WCF
6 19 (42.22%) .NET Framework
6 19 (42.22%) Entity Framework
7 18 (40.00%) WPF
8 17 (37.78%) Silverlight
9 16 (35.56%) JSON
10 13 (28.89%) XML
11 11 (24.44%) HTML5
12 9 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (17.78%) DOM
13 8 (17.78%) EDI
13 8 (17.78%) Ajax
14 6 (13.33%) WinForms
15 3 (6.67%) Web Services
15 3 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) MVC
2 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.78%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (17.78%) Mobile Development
3 8 (17.78%) BDD
3 8 (17.78%) TDD
3 8 (17.78%) Logistics
3 8 (17.78%) Scrum
4 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 3 (6.67%) Wealth Management
4 3 (6.67%) UX Design
5 2 (4.44%) Investment Management
5 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Workflow
6 1 (2.22%) CRM
6 1 (2.22%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 21 (46.67%) SQL
4 15 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 10 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 9 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) DevExpress
3 8 (17.78%) Altova
4 3 (6.67%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.22%) Twitter
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago