The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Castleford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 7 5
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford - 14.29% 45.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 25.00% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Average salary - £28,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.72%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
LINQ
West Yorkshire

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 Castleford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
10 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 76.92% 57.14% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 19
Average salary £33,500 £31,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.34% +8.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

LINQ
Salary Trend in Castleford

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Castleford