Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LINC 4GL
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1157 1202 1253
Rank change year-on-year +45 +51 +66
Permanent jobs citing LINC 9 1 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.001% 0.012%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.010% 0.001% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 8
England median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +66.67% -47.83%
10th Percentile £25,550 £45,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £55,000 £32,500
UK median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +66.67% -47.83%

LINC is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 93459 95015 106614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.37% 53.04% 52.11%
Number of salaries quoted 77564 82649 92082
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

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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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Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINC in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire - 9 £37,500 -
North of England - 9 £37,500 -
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UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) VB
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) C
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) COBOL
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 5 (55.56%) RPG
3 5 (55.56%) RAD
3 5 (55.56%) Informix
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (55.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 5 (55.56%) Tcl
3 5 (55.56%) PowerBuilder
3 5 (55.56%) Uniface
3 5 (55.56%) OpenROAD
3 5 (55.56%) Tandem
3 5 (55.56%) xBase
3 5 (55.56%) Clipper
3 5 (55.56%) DataFlex
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) PROIV
3 5 (55.56%) CA Gen
3 5 (55.56%) SDLC
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 4 (44.44%) .NET

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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 5 (55.56%) OpenROAD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) CA Gen
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (55.56%) PowerBuilder
1 5 (55.56%) PROIV
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Uniface Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Graduate
4 2 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Graduate Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Technical Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Tandem
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) RAD
1 5 (55.56%) SDLC
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Clipper
2 5 (55.56%) COBOL
2 5 (55.56%) DataFlex
2 5 (55.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
2 5 (55.56%) RPG
2 5 (55.56%) Tcl
2 5 (55.56%) Uniface
2 5 (55.56%) VB
2 5 (55.56%) xBase
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle