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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 39
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
72 40 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 36.73% 41.24% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 61 19 54
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing LINQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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