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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 46
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
65 26 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 37.57% 41.94% 49.55%
Number of salaries quoted 55 19 60
Median salary £34,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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