The table below looks at the statistics for LINC skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINC over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
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Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing LINC 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - £24,500
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2812 3543 3963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.49% 50.42% 59.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2403 3131 3440
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINC across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

LINC Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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Salary Trend in the North West

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

LINC Salary Trend in the North West

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing LINC 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 LINC.

1 4 (100.00%) Unisys
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) BladeLogic
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing LINC 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 LINC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Build and Release Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Build Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Programmer
2 2 (50.00%) Release and Configuration Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Release Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Software Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Software Configuration Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Software Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Unisys
2 2 (50.00%) IBM