The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for LINC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LINC over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LINC 4GL
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 907 948
Rank change year-on-year +48 +41  
Permanent jobs citing LINC 6 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.013% 0.014% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 0
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £30,000 -
% change year-on-year +25.00% -  

LINC is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46717 49112 53206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 55.91% 53.15% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 88980 95774 102222
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing LINC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for LINC in England

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Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINC in England.

Salary trend for LINC in England

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Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINC within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire +4 6 £37,500 +25.00% 1
North of England -6 6 £37,500 +25.00% 1
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UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing LINC 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 England region with a requirement for LINC.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Tandem
2 4 (66.67%) xBase
2 4 (66.67%) Clipper
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) COBOL
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (66.67%) RPG
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) RAD
2 4 (66.67%) Informix
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (66.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 4 (66.67%) Tcl
2 4 (66.67%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (66.67%) Uniface
2 4 (66.67%) OpenROAD
2 4 (66.67%) DataFlex
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) PROIV
2 4 (66.67%) CA Gen
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

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Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) OpenROAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) CA Gen
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (66.67%) PowerBuilder
1 4 (66.67%) PROIV
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Uniface Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Junior
4 1 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Technical Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Tandem
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) RAD
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Clipper
1 4 (66.67%) COBOL
1 4 (66.67%) DataFlex
1 4 (66.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) RPG
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Tcl
1 4 (66.67%) Uniface
1 4 (66.67%) VB
1 4 (66.67%) xBase
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
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