The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 37 45
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 1.06% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.82% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
LINQ
Scotland

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 Aberdeen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 83 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 34.62% 21.90% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 68 73
Average salary £33,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.27% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

LINQ
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Aberdeen region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Aberdeen