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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 109 117 103
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.45% 0.70% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.49% 2.46% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 23
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%

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
536 610 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.18% 28.42% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 482 547 548
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 25 (92.59%) .NET
3 24 (88.89%) .NET Framework
4 23 (85.19%) jQuery
4 23 (85.19%) JavaScript
4 23 (85.19%) SQL
4 23 (85.19%) MVC
5 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET
6 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (74.07%) WCF
7 16 (59.26%) VB.NET
8 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
8 13 (48.15%) Visual Studio
9 12 (44.44%) HTML
9 12 (44.44%) CSS
9 12 (44.44%) Web Services
9 12 (44.44%) Software Architecture
9 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (40.74%) iPad
10 11 (40.74%) Web Application Development
10 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (40.74%) XML
10 11 (40.74%) SSL
10 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
11 8 (29.63%) WPF
11 8 (29.63%) WF
12 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (14.81%) 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 1 (3.70%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) AppVeyor
2 3 (11.11%) HP UFT
2 3 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) Selenium
2 3 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.70%) Moq
4 1 (3.70%) NUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Development Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Software Development Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Software Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Software Development Team Leader
4 5 (18.52%) Software Team Leader
4 5 (18.52%) Team Leader
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Tester
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 25 (92.59%) .NET
3 24 (88.89%) .NET Framework
4 23 (85.19%) jQuery
5 22 (81.48%) ASP.NET
6 20 (74.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (74.07%) WCF
7 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (44.44%) CSS
7 12 (44.44%) HTML
7 12 (44.44%) Web Services
8 11 (40.74%) XML
9 8 (29.63%) WF
9 8 (29.63%) WPF
10 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (11.11%) Code First Entity Framework
10 3 (11.11%) Lambda Expressions
10 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
11 1 (3.70%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) iPad
2 4 (14.81%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Android
1 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) MVC
2 12 (44.44%) Software Architecture
3 11 (40.74%) Web Application Development
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) OO
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.11%) BDD
5 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Mobile First
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.70%) SOLID
7 1 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (85.19%) JavaScript
2 23 (85.19%) SQL
3 16 (59.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Facebook
2 3 (11.11%) Google
2 3 (11.11%) Twitter
3 1 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) Xamarin
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