The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
LINQ
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 44 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 35.71% 35.48% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 45 23 32
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

LINQ
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Belfast

LINQ
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing LINQ 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 Belfast region with a requirement for LINQ.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft