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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 57 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 20 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.76% 0.16% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.10% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 0
Average salary £38,750 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
328 263 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.30% 41.03% 48.49%
Number of salaries quoted 282 225 205
Average salary £36,375 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.92% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,950 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 10 £40,000 - 1
Cannock 0 6 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £33,750 -
Rugeley - 1 £41,572 -
LINQ
West Midlands

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 18 (90.00%) WinForms
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) Windows
4 11 (55.00%) VB.NET
4 11 (55.00%) Visual Studio
4 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (50.00%) MS Office
5 10 (50.00%) CRM
5 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 10 (50.00%) Workflow
5 10 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
5 10 (50.00%) WPF
5 10 (50.00%) WF
6 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (30.00%) LINQ to SQL
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (25.00%) MVC
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) HTML
10 4 (20.00%) XML
11 3 (15.00%) VB6

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 10 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Office
2 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (15.00%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.00%) NetAdvantage
3 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (15.00%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Software Developer
3 8 (40.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) .NET Programmer
3 8 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Programmer
3 8 (40.00%) C# Programmer
4 7 (35.00%) Software Programmer
5 4 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
6 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 1 (5.00%) C# Application Developer
8 1 (5.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 1 (5.00%) C# Analyst Programmer
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (90.00%) WinForms
3 10 (50.00%) WPF
3 10 (50.00%) WF
4 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (30.00%) LINQ to SQL
6 5 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (20.00%) XML
8 3 (15.00%) Silverlight
9 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (10.00%) CSS
9 2 (10.00%) Web Services
9 2 (10.00%) WCF
10 1 (5.00%) JSON
10 1 (5.00%) jQuery
10 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) CRM
1 10 (50.00%) Workflow
2 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (55.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.00%) VB6
5 3 (15.00%) VB
5 3 (15.00%) VBA
6 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) C++
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Infragistics
2 3 (15.00%) Sage
3 1 (5.00%) Facebook
Cannock, Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: £47,000 per annum circa - Grade 7
Posted: 9 days ago