The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.48% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.45% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
124 75 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 38.39% 27.68% 50.91%
Number of salaries quoted 103 60 118
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

LINQ
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Solihull

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) WPF
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (83.33%) Silverlight
3 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) SOAP
4 8 (66.67%) REST
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
7 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (41.67%) TDD
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
9 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 2 (16.67%) XAML
9 2 (16.67%) Scrum
9 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (8.33%) Hudson
10 1 (8.33%) CSS3
10 1 (8.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (83.33%) C# Developer
3 9 (75.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (41.67%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (41.67%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (33.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
9 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) WPF
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (83.33%) Silverlight
3 10 (83.33%) SOAP
4 8 (66.67%) REST
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) WCF
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (8.33%) MVVM
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) XAML
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft