The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 55 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 0.32% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £22,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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 Worcestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
121 183 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 43.84% 59.42% 61.69%
Number of salaries quoted 121 183 147
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

LINQ
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Worcestershire

LINQ
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL