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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 49 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.82% 2.02% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.94% 4.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+127.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
155 121 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 42.23% 48.79% 45.21%
Number of salaries quoted 152 115 96
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

LINQ
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Redditch - 3 £50,000 -
LINQ
West Midlands

LINQ
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing LINQ 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.

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing LINQ 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

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