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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 40 38
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 0.50% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.22% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £23,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
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
106 82 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 41.25% 41.00% 53.37%
Number of salaries quoted 98 81 93
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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