The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 31 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 38.39% 22.46% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 62
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £29,850 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
West Midlands

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

LINQ
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MCAD
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Typemock

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++/C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCAD
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Typemock