The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ 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 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 35 21
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.39% 7.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.38% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
LINQ
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
30 42 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 25.00% 16.54% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 37
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

LINQ
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

LINQ Salary Trend in the Midlands