The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 11 13 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 18.18% 3.57% 2.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.36% 5.56% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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 Herefordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 18 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 50.00% 64.29% 59.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 64
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +44.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Herefordshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
(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
Ross-on-Wye - 8 £35,000 - 3
LINQ
West Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 8 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) C#
4 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
4 5 (62.50%) .NET
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) XML
4 5 (62.50%) Client/Server
4 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
5 4 (50.00%) Web Services
6 3 (37.50%) MVC
6 3 (37.50%) Refactoring
6 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (37.50%) Reactive Extensions
6 3 (37.50%) CQRS
6 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (25.00%) VB6
7 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (25.00%) MS Access
7 2 (25.00%) VB
7 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET
8 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (12.50%) SQL
8 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 1 (12.50%) Scrum
8 1 (12.50%) jQuery

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Junior
2 5 (62.50%) Junior Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Junior C# Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Graduate
4 3 (37.50%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Graduate C# Developer
5 2 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) VB Developer
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Reactive Extensions
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Refactoring
1 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
1 3 (37.50%) CQRS
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) VB6
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago