The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 27 35
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 0.87% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.27% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
LINQ
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 44 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.62% 38.26% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 49 32 41
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +16.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Shropshire