The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 55 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 22 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.28% 1.79% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.16% 3.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 0
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
357 287 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 53.28% 46.59% 55.04%
Number of salaries quoted 331 265 307
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Staffordshire

LINQ
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LINQ across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 15 £45,000 - 3
Uttoxeter - 2 £29,000 -
LINQ
West Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 24 (96.00%) SQL
3 23 (92.00%) Ninject
4 19 (76.00%) WinForms
4 19 (76.00%) Migration
4 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (76.00%) NUnit
4 19 (76.00%) .NET Framework
4 19 (76.00%) WCF
4 19 (76.00%) Windows
4 19 (76.00%) Unit Testing
4 19 (76.00%) Entity Framework
5 18 (72.00%) XML
5 18 (72.00%) XSD
5 18 (72.00%) T-SQL
5 18 (72.00%) ADO.NET
6 17 (68.00%) Visual Studio
6 17 (68.00%) HTML
6 17 (68.00%) N-Tier
6 17 (68.00%) SOA
6 17 (68.00%) ReSharper
6 17 (68.00%) Ajax
6 17 (68.00%) XAML
6 17 (68.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (68.00%) DevExpress
6 17 (68.00%) Dependency Injection
6 17 (68.00%) Inversion of Control
6 17 (68.00%) HTML5

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (76.00%) NUnit
2 17 (68.00%) NSubstitute
2 17 (68.00%) ReSharper
2 17 (68.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (68.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (84.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (12.00%) WinForms Developer
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 23 (92.00%) Ninject
3 19 (76.00%) .NET Framework
3 19 (76.00%) Entity Framework
3 19 (76.00%) WCF
3 19 (76.00%) WinForms
4 18 (72.00%) ADO.NET
4 18 (72.00%) XML
4 18 (72.00%) XSD
5 17 (68.00%) Ajax
5 17 (68.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (68.00%) HTML
5 17 (68.00%) HTML5
5 17 (68.00%) REST
6 6 (24.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) LESS
6 6 (24.00%) NHibernate
6 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (12.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Inversion of Control
1 17 (68.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (76.00%) Migration
1 19 (76.00%) Unit Testing
2 17 (68.00%) Dependency Injection
2 17 (68.00%) SOA
3 16 (64.00%) OOD
3 16 (64.00%) OOP
4 3 (12.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (96.00%) SQL
3 18 (72.00%) T-SQL
4 17 (68.00%) XAML
5 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) DevExpress
2 6 (24.00%) Xamarin
Staffordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago