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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 117 109 125
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 12 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 0.96% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.91% 3.21% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 10
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -12.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
627 655 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.02% 29.85% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 561 561 627
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 4 September 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (96.77%) .NET
3 26 (83.87%) HTML
3 26 (83.87%) CSS
4 23 (74.19%) Visual Studio
4 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
5 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET
6 19 (61.29%) WPF
7 18 (58.06%) WCF
8 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
9 16 (51.61%) SharePoint
9 16 (51.61%) Silverlight
9 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
9 16 (51.61%) Degree
10 15 (48.39%) MySQL
10 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
11 12 (38.71%) MVC
11 12 (38.71%) jQuery
12 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (32.26%) SQL
14 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
15 8 (25.81%) Scrum
15 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
16 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (22.58%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (22.58%) TDD
16 7 (22.58%) Ajax
16 7 (22.58%) Telecoms

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (51.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (48.39%) MySQL
3 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.23%) DTS
6 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (74.19%) Visual Studio
2 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (19.35%) ReSharper
4 3 (9.68%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Front Office
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 29 (93.55%) C# Developer
3 24 (77.42%) .NET Developer
3 24 (77.42%) C# .NET Developer
4 18 (58.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (29.03%) Web Developer
5 9 (29.03%) C# Web Developer
5 9 (29.03%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) .NET
2 26 (83.87%) CSS
2 26 (83.87%) HTML
3 21 (67.74%) ASP.NET
4 19 (61.29%) WPF
5 18 (58.06%) WCF
6 16 (51.61%) Silverlight
7 12 (38.71%) jQuery
8 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
8 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
9 7 (22.58%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (22.58%) Ajax
10 6 (19.35%) JSON
11 5 (16.13%) CSS3
12 4 (12.90%) HTML5
12 4 (12.90%) WinForms
12 4 (12.90%) Web Services
13 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 2 (6.45%) XML
14 2 (6.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Physics
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) MVC
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) BDD
5 6 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (19.35%) Mobile Development
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) CRM
8 1 (3.23%) ETL
8 1 (3.23%) Web Development
8 1 (3.23%) Wealth Management
8 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.23%) MVVM
8 1 (3.23%) OOP
8 1 (3.23%) Analytics
8 1 (3.23%) Data Transformation
8 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
3 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
4 10 (32.26%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.23%) Xamarin
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