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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LINQ to SQL (L2S)
Rank 212 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.055% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
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
1832 1856 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.64% 37.41% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1691 1631 1887
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 3 £37,500 -
LINQ to SQL
England

LINQ to SQL
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) WinForms
1 8 (100.00%) LINQ
2 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) MVC
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
7 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (12.50%) Windows
8 1 (12.50%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) WinForms Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) WinForms
1 8 (100.00%) LINQ
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft