The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 41 43
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 0.44% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.91% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
149 110 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 56.65% 48.46% 61.78%
Number of salaries quoted 138 95 120
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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