The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 12
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 8.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
South East

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 M4 Corridor region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
0 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 7.14% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 12
Average salary - £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

LINQ
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the M4 Corridor region.

LINQ Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor