The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 42 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.41% - 3.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.83% - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 9
Average salary £33,750 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
145 114 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 50.00% 39.86% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 129 101 94
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £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 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 1 August 2014.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Solihull

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) WPF
1 9 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) SOAP
2 6 (66.67%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) REST
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Release Management
6 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) ETRM
6 2 (22.22%) Marketing
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) Logistics
6 2 (22.22%) Risk Management

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) WPF
1 9 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (66.67%) SOAP
2 6 (66.67%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) ETRM
3 2 (22.22%) Logistics
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft