The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINC 4GL
Rank 886 853 884
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +31
Permanent jobs citing LINC 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.001% 0.001% 0.008%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.002% 0.002% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £57,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-30.43% +53.33%
Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60168 56365 63849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.95% 53.56% 54.24%
Number of salaries quoted 51144 48952 56638
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
LINC
UK

LINC
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

LINC
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

LINC
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINC within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
East of England -9 1 £40,000 -30.43%
LINC
UK

LINC
Top 28 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Unisys
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software

LINC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Mainframe Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Unisys
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware