The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 58 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 15 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.32% - 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.48% - 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 5
Average salary £37,500 - £37,500
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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
335 324 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 51.86% 52.09% 41.91%
Number of salaries quoted 313 249 217
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 May 2015.

LINQ Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

LINQ
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tamworth - 3 £40,000 -
Cannock - 2 £27,500 -
Lichfield - 2 £35,000 - 1
LINQ
West Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (96.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (96.00%) SQL
3 19 (76.00%) .NET Framework
4 17 (68.00%) Visual Studio
4 17 (68.00%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (60.00%) T-SQL
6 14 (56.00%) Web Services
6 14 (56.00%) XML
7 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (44.00%) Entity Framework
9 11 (44.00%) Finance
9 11 (44.00%) WCF
9 11 (44.00%) SOAP
10 10 (40.00%) SOA
10 10 (40.00%) ADO.NET
10 10 (40.00%) ReSharper
10 10 (40.00%) WinForms
11 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (32.00%) Windows
12 8 (32.00%) HTML
13 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
13 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (24.00%) Marketing
15 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 5 (20.00%) MVC

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Line 500
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (96.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (40.00%) ReSharper
3 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (12.00%) NetAdvantage
4 3 (12.00%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) C# Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 7 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (24.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Junior Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Junior C# Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Junior
8 2 (8.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
8 2 (8.00%) WinForms Developer
8 2 (8.00%) C# Application Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Junior Applications Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Junior C# Application Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (76.00%) .NET Framework
3 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (56.00%) Web Services
4 14 (56.00%) XML
5 11 (44.00%) Entity Framework
5 11 (44.00%) WCF
5 11 (44.00%) SOAP
6 10 (40.00%) ADO.NET
6 10 (40.00%) WinForms
7 8 (32.00%) HTML
8 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (16.00%) CSS
9 4 (16.00%) jQuery
10 3 (12.00%) WPF
10 3 (12.00%) WF
10 3 (12.00%) Silverlight
10 3 (12.00%) HTML5
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (12.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) SOA
3 5 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 3 (12.00%) Workflow
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (96.00%) SQL
3 15 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) VB6
5 3 (12.00%) VB
5 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (12.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Sage
2 3 (12.00%) Infragistics
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Growth
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 20 days ago