The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ to SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
LINQ to SQL
England

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 41 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.07% 23.98% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 19
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%