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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 12 9
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire - 10.87% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 21.74% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
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
6 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 21.43% 50.00% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 3
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Graduate
1 3 (100.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Junior
1 3 (100.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree