The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 19 29 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 9 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 10.00% 0.92% 11.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.07% 1.64% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
LINQ
Devon

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 Plymouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 61 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 62.22% 55.96% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 59 25
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

LINQ
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Plymouth

LINQ
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Plymouth region citing LINQ 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 LINQ.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) MS Access
1 13 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 13 (100.00%) Ajax
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 13 (100.00%) jQuery
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 13 (100.00%) JSON
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) Performance Improvement
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.69%) WCF

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Plymouth region citing LINQ 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 LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) MS Access
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# Web Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) Ajax
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) jQuery
1 13 (100.00%) JSON
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
1 12 (92.31%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft