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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - - 11.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
14 25 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 22.22% 32.05% 60.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 48
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £34,500 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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