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 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 39 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.04% 1.05% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.08% 2.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
99 106 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 37.64% 37.19% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 91 90 105
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Solihull

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) WPF
2 11 (91.67%) Silverlight
3 10 (83.33%) MVC
4 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (75.00%) SOAP
4 9 (75.00%) XML
5 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 8 (66.67%) VB.NET
6 7 (58.33%) REST
7 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (50.00%) HTML
8 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
8 5 (41.67%) CSS
8 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (33.33%) TDD
9 4 (33.33%) SQL
9 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
10 3 (25.00%) Scrum
10 3 (25.00%) Degree
10 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
11 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (16.67%) XAML
11 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 1 (8.33%) CRM
12 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
12 1 (8.33%) OO

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (33.33%) WPF Developer
5 4 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (33.33%) Silverlight Developer
5 4 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
5 4 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) WPF
2 11 (91.67%) Silverlight
3 9 (75.00%) SOAP
3 9 (75.00%) XML
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 7 (58.33%) REST
6 6 (50.00%) HTML
7 5 (41.67%) CSS
7 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (8.33%) Web Services
8 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (8.33%) HTML5
8 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) XAML
6 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft