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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 25 36
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.49% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.85% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
26 26 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.40% 12.62% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 45
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
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