The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 69 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.24% - 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% - 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £27,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
273 197 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 33.29% 33.45% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 247 180 121
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

LINQ
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Coventry region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Coventry

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) Ajax
3 7 (77.78%) Smartphone
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (77.78%) Kindle
3 7 (77.78%) SaaS
4 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 6 (66.67%) JSON
4 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 6 (66.67%) IIS
5 3 (33.33%) User Experience
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) API Integration
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) MVVM
7 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 1 (11.11%) REST
7 1 (11.11%) CSS3
7 1 (11.11%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (77.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) Ajax
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
4 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 6 (66.67%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 1 (11.11%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
6 1 (11.11%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
6 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Smartphone
1 7 (77.78%) Kindle
2 3 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) MVC
1 2 (22.22%) TDD
1 2 (22.22%) API Integration
1 2 (22.22%) BDD
2 1 (11.11%) MVVM
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET