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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 29 45
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 2.22% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 8.96% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
18 67 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 28.57% 24.81% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 53 85
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,500
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