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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 67 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 7 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.13% 0.62% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.15% 1.42% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 15
Median salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
325 282 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 52.59% 43.93% 48.90%
Number of salaries quoted 300 259 295
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Lichfield -2 2 £57,500 +43.75%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £33,000 -
Cannock - 1 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £27,500 - 1
LINQ
West Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) SQL
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 20 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 20 (71.43%) Ninject
4 19 (67.86%) Entity Framework
5 18 (64.29%) Windows
6 17 (60.71%) HTML
6 17 (60.71%) WCF
6 17 (60.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (60.71%) WinForms
7 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (57.14%) NUnit
7 16 (57.14%) Unit Testing
7 16 (57.14%) T-SQL
7 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
7 16 (57.14%) Migration
8 15 (53.57%) ADO.NET
8 15 (53.57%) XML
8 15 (53.57%) XSD
9 14 (50.00%) XAML
9 14 (50.00%) N-Tier
9 14 (50.00%) SOA
9 14 (50.00%) DevExpress
9 14 (50.00%) REST
9 14 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
9 14 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
9 14 (50.00%) HTML5
9 14 (50.00%) Ajax

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (57.14%) NUnit
2 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 14 (50.00%) NSubstitute
3 14 (50.00%) ReSharper
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 21 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
4 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (10.71%) WinForms Developer
8 2 (7.14%) .NET Development Manager
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
8 2 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (7.14%) Software Manager
9 1 (3.57%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 1 (3.57%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 20 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 20 (71.43%) Ninject
4 19 (67.86%) Entity Framework
5 17 (60.71%) HTML
5 17 (60.71%) WCF
5 17 (60.71%) WinForms
6 15 (53.57%) ADO.NET
6 15 (53.57%) XML
6 15 (53.57%) XSD
7 14 (50.00%) Ajax
7 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (50.00%) HTML5
7 14 (50.00%) REST
8 8 (28.57%) jQuery
9 6 (21.43%) LESS
9 6 (21.43%) NHibernate
9 6 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
1 14 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
2 2 (7.14%) PMI
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (57.14%) Migration
1 16 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 14 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 14 (50.00%) SOA
3 13 (46.43%) OOD
3 13 (46.43%) OOP
4 7 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (10.71%) TDD
6 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.14%) OO
6 2 (7.14%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) UML
7 1 (3.57%) BDD
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (92.86%) SQL
3 16 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 14 (50.00%) XAML
5 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 7 (25.00%) Xamarin
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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