The table below looks at the statistics for LINC skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINC over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINC 4GL
Rank - 869 861
Permanent jobs citing LINC 0 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.004% 0.023%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.008% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 13
Average salary - £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary - £37,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -37.50%
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54215 53119 60126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.81% 53.14% 54.24%
Number of salaries quoted 45871 46189 53163
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINC across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

LINC Jobs Demand Trend in England

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Salary Trend in England

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

LINC Salary Trend in England

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing LINC 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 LINC.

1 3 (75.00%) Unisys
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Dojo
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) COBOL

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing LINC 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 LINC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Mainframe Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Unisys
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle