The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 22
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - - 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Walsall region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 37.50% 54.17% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 43 28 38
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

LINQ
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Walsall