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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 130 119 96
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -23
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 13 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.55% 0.78% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.99% 2.34% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 21
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £43,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
653 684 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.67% 33.41% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 540 590 462
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 June 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 28 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (96.43%) .NET
2 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
3 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET
4 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
5 21 (75.00%) MVC
6 20 (71.43%) .NET Framework
6 20 (71.43%) jQuery
6 20 (71.43%) Entity Framework
7 18 (64.29%) WCF
8 17 (60.71%) SQL
9 16 (57.14%) CSS
9 16 (57.14%) VB.NET
9 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
10 15 (53.57%) HTML
11 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
12 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (39.29%) AngularJS
14 10 (35.71%) Web Services
14 10 (35.71%) XML
15 9 (32.14%) SSL
15 9 (32.14%) HTML5
16 8 (28.57%) iPad
16 8 (28.57%) Software Architecture
16 8 (28.57%) CSS3
16 8 (28.57%) Web Application Development
16 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 7 (25.00%) WPF
17 7 (25.00%) Web Development

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 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (17.86%) MySQL
4 4 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.57%) RavenDB
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) NuGet
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) .NET Developer
3 15 (53.57%) C# Developer
4 13 (46.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (46.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (46.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (28.57%) Team Leader
6 7 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 7 (25.00%) Software Team Leader
7 6 (21.43%) .NET Development Team Leader
7 6 (21.43%) Development Team Leader
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (21.43%) Software Development Team Leader
8 5 (17.86%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (17.86%) HTML Developer
8 5 (17.86%) MySQL Developer
8 5 (17.86%) Web Developer
9 4 (14.29%) Applications Developer
9 4 (14.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) .NET
2 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET
3 20 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 20 (71.43%) Entity Framework
3 20 (71.43%) jQuery
4 18 (64.29%) WCF
5 16 (57.14%) CSS
6 15 (53.57%) HTML
7 11 (39.29%) AngularJS
7 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (35.71%) Web Services
8 10 (35.71%) XML
9 9 (32.14%) HTML5
10 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (28.57%) CSS3
11 7 (25.00%) WPF
12 6 (21.43%) REST
13 5 (17.86%) Silverlight
13 5 (17.86%) SOAP
14 4 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) iPad
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) MVC
2 8 (28.57%) Software Architecture
2 8 (28.57%) Web Application Development
3 7 (25.00%) Web Development
4 6 (21.43%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) BDD
6 4 (14.29%) SOA
7 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Line Management
8 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.14%) Business Development
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.14%) ETL
8 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.14%) Mobile Development
8 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (7.14%) Scrum
8 2 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
3 17 (60.71%) SQL
4 16 (57.14%) VB.NET
5 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
5 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Altova
3 1 (3.57%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.57%) Infragistics