The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 21 26
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 8.33% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 19.44% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £22,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
LINQ
North East

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 Durham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 36 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 52.38% 42.86% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 44
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -26.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

LINQ
Salary Trend in Durham

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Durham