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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank - - 199
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
LINQ to SQL
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2031 1916 2045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.50% 36.30% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1849 1657 1823
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ to SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

LINQ to SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

LINQ to SQL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

LINQ to SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

LINQ to SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing LINQ to SQL 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 to SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter