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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 107 97 108
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 22 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.22% 1.11% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.41% 4.04% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 6
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
646 495 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.79% 27.39% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 583 431 549
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £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 24 April 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 49 (100.00%) C#
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (97.96%) SQL Server
3 41 (83.67%) HTML
3 41 (83.67%) CSS
4 39 (79.59%) JavaScript
5 35 (71.43%) Visual Studio
6 33 (67.35%) jQuery
7 29 (59.18%) SQL
8 27 (55.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (55.10%) .NET Framework
8 27 (55.10%) Entity Framework
9 24 (48.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 24 (48.98%) JSON
9 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET
9 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
10 23 (46.94%) MVC
11 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (36.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (34.69%) KnockoutJS
12 17 (34.69%) WCF
13 16 (32.65%) Ajax
13 16 (32.65%) ReSharper
13 16 (32.65%) TDD
13 16 (32.65%) Scrum
13 16 (32.65%) Telecoms
13 16 (32.65%) SharePoint
13 16 (32.65%) Responsive Web Design
13 16 (32.65%) Mobile Development
13 16 (32.65%) Team Foundation Server

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (32.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.20%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.12%) CMS
3 3 (6.12%) Umbraco
3 3 (6.12%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) LAN
1 8 (16.33%) WAN
1 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (97.96%) SQL Server
2 27 (55.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (48.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (36.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (20.41%) MySQL
6 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 16 (32.65%) ReSharper
2 16 (32.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) Hudson
General
1 16 (32.65%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (100.00%) Developer
2 38 (77.55%) .NET Developer
3 31 (63.27%) C# Developer
4 30 (61.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (38.78%) Web Developer
5 19 (38.78%) .NET Web Developer
5 19 (38.78%) C# Web Developer
6 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (18.37%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 9 (18.37%) Junior Developer
7 9 (18.37%) Junior C# Developer
7 9 (18.37%) Junior .NET Developer
7 9 (18.37%) Junior
8 7 (14.29%) Junior Web Developer
8 7 (14.29%) Junior .NET Web Developer
9 6 (12.24%) Applications Developer
10 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
11 2 (4.08%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (83.67%) HTML
2 41 (83.67%) CSS
3 33 (67.35%) jQuery
4 27 (55.10%) Entity Framework
4 27 (55.10%) .NET Framework
5 24 (48.98%) JSON
5 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET
6 17 (34.69%) WCF
6 17 (34.69%) KnockoutJS
7 16 (32.65%) Ajax
8 14 (28.57%) WPF
9 13 (26.53%) Silverlight
9 13 (26.53%) XML
10 11 (22.45%) HTML5
11 8 (16.33%) DOM
11 8 (16.33%) EDI
12 6 (12.24%) WinForms
13 3 (6.12%) Web Services
13 3 (6.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) MVC
2 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.65%) TDD
3 16 (32.65%) BDD
3 16 (32.65%) Responsive Web Design
3 16 (32.65%) Scrum
3 16 (32.65%) Mobile Development
4 8 (16.33%) Logistics
5 3 (6.12%) Wealth Management
5 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.12%) UX Design
6 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.04%) CRM
7 1 (2.04%) Workflow
7 1 (2.04%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (79.59%) JavaScript
3 29 (59.18%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
5 10 (20.41%) VB.NET
6 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) DevExpress
3 8 (16.33%) Altova
4 3 (6.12%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.04%) Twitter
Birmingham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago