The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 24 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 5.41% - 4.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £26,750 - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
LINQ
West Wales

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 Swansea region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
54 16 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 72.97% 30.19% 81.08%
Number of salaries quoted 48 14 58
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

LINQ
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Swansea

LINQ
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swansea 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL