Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for LINQ to SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LINQ to SQL over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

LINQ to SQL (L2S)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 320 318 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +322
Permanent jobs citing LINQ to SQL 8 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.079% 0.12% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 0
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% - -
England median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +26.67% -6.25%

LINQ to SQL is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3907 4050 3811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.42% 35.26% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3363 3452 3422
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £59,950 £58,750 £56,125
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

LINQ to SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing LINQ to SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for LINQ to SQL in the West Midlands

LINQ to SQL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for LINQ to SQL in the West Midlands

LINQ to SQL
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LINQ to SQL in the West Midlands

LINQ to SQL
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 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
Herefordshire +4 6 £38,750 -18.42%
Warwickshire -1 2 £27,500 -
LINQ to SQL
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing LINQ to SQL 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for LINQ to SQL.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) LINQ
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 7 (87.50%) T-SQL
3 6 (75.00%) WPF
3 6 (75.00%) Telerik
3 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (62.50%) CMS
4 5 (62.50%) Google
4 5 (62.50%) Classic ASP
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) Analytics
6 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) MarkLogic
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) N-Tier

LINQ to SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (62.50%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MarkLogic
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) LINQ
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
3 5 (62.50%) Classic ASP
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Telerik
3 5 (62.50%) Google