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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LINC 4GL
Rank 929 934 976
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +42
Permanent jobs citing LINC 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.005% 0.001%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.008% 0.009% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 - £40,000
LINC
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
50520 52845 59214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.23% 51.20% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 44104 45301 50393
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 - 1
LINC
UK

LINC
Top 22 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) PowerBuilder
1 4 (100.00%) Uniface
1 4 (100.00%) OpenROAD
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) xBase
1 4 (100.00%) Clipper
1 4 (100.00%) DataFlex
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) PROIV
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (50.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 2 (50.00%) Informix
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) RPG
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++

LINC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) OpenROAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (100.00%) PowerBuilder
1 4 (100.00%) PROIV
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Uniface Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Clipper
1 4 (100.00%) COBOL
1 4 (100.00%) DataFlex
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Uniface
1 4 (100.00%) xBase
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) RPG
2 2 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago