The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - 34 -
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 1.99% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £33,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
LINQ
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 111 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 30.77% 55.22% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 78 32
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,600 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

LINQ
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

LINQ Salary Trend in Northern Ireland