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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
29 20 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 30.85% 17.24% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 26
Average salary £35,250 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.55% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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