The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 35 43
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 4.08% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.69% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
151 130 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 58.75% 53.06% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 138 112 139
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LINQ
West Midlands

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects