The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 16
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - - 11.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 14
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
LINQ
Northern Ireland

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 County Antrim region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
20 86 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 38.46% 50.59% 52.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 41 63
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

LINQ
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

LINQ Salary Trend in County Antrim