The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 94 92
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.60% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.76% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 4
Average salary - £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
LINQ
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
493 454 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.72% 33.91% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 412 407 454
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

LINQ
Salary Trend in Wales

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Wales

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) MSBuild
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) MVVM
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) WinForms
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) MSBuild
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XHTML
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (60.00%) MVVM
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
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