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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 37 28
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - 0.61% 5.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.52% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
45 66 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 36.29% 40.24% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 47 65
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
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