The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 128 118 109
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 17 11 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.74% 0.58% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.52% 1.82% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 36
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £35,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
675 605 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.41% 32.06% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 616 533 569
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 32 (100.00%) C#
1 32 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 24 (75.00%) .NET
3 23 (71.88%) .NET Framework
4 22 (68.75%) SQL
4 22 (68.75%) MVC
5 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET
5 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
5 21 (65.63%) jQuery
6 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (50.00%) WCF
8 13 (40.63%) CSS
8 13 (40.63%) VB.NET
8 13 (40.63%) HTML
8 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
10 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
11 10 (31.25%) Visual Studio
11 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
11 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (31.25%) BDD
12 9 (28.13%) Software Architecture
12 9 (28.13%) SpecFlow
12 9 (28.13%) Lambda Expressions
12 9 (28.13%) Integration Testing
12 9 (28.13%) Selenium
12 9 (28.13%) Web Services
13 8 (25.00%) XML
13 8 (25.00%) SSL
13 8 (25.00%) TDD

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (6.25%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.63%) GitHub
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 9 (28.13%) Selenium
2 9 (28.13%) SpecFlow
3 7 (21.88%) HP UFT
4 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
5 5 (15.63%) AppVeyor
5 5 (15.63%) JIRA
6 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.13%) Android Studio
7 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.13%) Moq
7 1 (3.13%) NUnit
7 1 (3.13%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Software Developer
3 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Development Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Tester
3 6 (18.75%) Software Development Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Software Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Tester
4 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) QA Manager
6 3 (9.38%) QA Test Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Software Development Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 24 (75.00%) .NET
3 23 (71.88%) .NET Framework
4 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET
4 21 (65.63%) jQuery
5 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (50.00%) WCF
7 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (40.63%) CSS
7 13 (40.63%) HTML
8 9 (28.13%) Lambda Expressions
8 9 (28.13%) Web Services
9 8 (25.00%) XML
10 7 (21.88%) WF
10 7 (21.88%) WPF
11 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 5 (15.63%) Code First Entity Framework
11 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
12 1 (3.13%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) iPad
2 6 (18.75%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Android
1 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) MVC
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) BDD
2 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
3 9 (28.13%) Integration Testing
3 9 (28.13%) Software Architecture
4 8 (25.00%) TDD
4 8 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 6 (18.75%) OO
6 6 (18.75%) Web Development
7 5 (15.63%) Mobile First
8 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (3.13%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.13%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (3.13%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (68.75%) SQL
3 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
4 13 (40.63%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Facebook
2 5 (15.63%) Google
2 5 (15.63%) Twitter
3 1 (3.13%) Apple
3 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago