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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 39 38
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.85% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.95% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.88%
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
23 76 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 23.96% 21.65% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 64 65
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £50,750
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